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Mission:  The WSRA Young Authors Workshop Committee’s purpose is to partner with local reading councils in organizing authors festivals to promote reading and writing enrichment opportunities for Wisconsin students and build partnerships with local reading councils.

Young Authors Workshop News

2018-2019  WSRA and Council Sponsored Young Authors Workshops

For more information, contact Sue Bradley at [email protected]

Interested in learning more about hosting a Young Authors Workshop with your council?
Please contact WSRA Young Authors Workshop Committee Chair Sue Bradley at [email protected]

Host Reading Council Location of the Event Date of the Event  Registration information


Headwaters Literacy Council

Young Authors Workshop

Tomahawk Elementary School April 13, 2019  Featuring Author: Cody VandeZande and Alane Adams


Lake Superior Literacy Council

Young Authors Workshop

Lake Superior Estuarium
3 Marina Drive
Superior, WI 
March 28, 2019

Featuring Author: Aimee Bissonette

Click HERE for the flyer. 


Midwest Wisconsin Reading Council 

Authors Festival

University of Wis - La Crosse

Centennial Hall
308 16th Street N.
La Crosse

April 27, 2019  Featuring Author: Nancy Carlson


Northwest Wisconsin Reading Council

Young Authors Workshop

Tainter Elementary School in Rice Lake
Young authors from surrounding school districts will gather for the event. 

Each young author must bring a book he/she wrote for sharing at the workshop.

$15 per student.

April 27, 2019

8:00 to noon

 Featuring Author: Manley Peterson

Click HERE to register online. 


Rock River Reading Council

2019 RRRC Young Authors Workshop

Rock River Intermediate School,
Waupun
April 27, 2019

Featuring Authors: Miranda Paul and Baptiste Paul

Additional presenters: Joyce Uglow, Jan Detrie, and Frances Milburn

Online registration coming soon.


Wolf River Reading Council 

Young Authors Workshop

Manawa Elementary School in Manawa

Click HERE to register.

Contact Meria

For more information, click HERE.

March 30, 2019

 Featuring Authors: KW Penndorf and Marla McKenna

 

WSRA Authors Festivals are identified on Twitter as @WSRAwrite
You can find information by using the category #WSRAfestivals.
Include @WSRAliteracy in your Tweets. 

2017-2018 WSRA Sponsored Authors Festivals

 

  • Ashland Bayfield Counties Literacy Council Young Writers Workshop
  • Central Wisconsin Reading Council Authors Festival
  • Headwaters Reading Council Young Authors 
  • Hidden Valley Reading Council Young Authors Conference
  • Lake Superior Literacy Council Young Authors Festival
  • Midwest Wisconsin Reading Council Authors Festival
  • Northwest Wisconsin Reading Council Young Authors Conference
  • Rock River Reading Council Young Authors Workshop 

 

2016 - 2017 WSRA Sponsored Authors Festivals 

  • Ashland Bayfield Counties Literacy Council Young Writers Workshop
  • Central Wisconsin Reading Council Authors Festival
  • Fox Valley Reading Council Young Authors' Workshop
  • Headwaters Reading Council Young Authors 
  • Hidden Valley Reading Council Young Authors Conference
  • Lake Superior Literacy Council Young Authors Festival
  • Midwest Wisconsin Reading Council Authors Festival
  • Northwest Wisconsin Reading Council Young Authors Conference
  • Rock River Reading Council Young Authors Workshop 

 Non-WSRA Sponsored Authors Festival

  • Untitled Town Book and Author Festival April 26-28, 2019 in Green Bay Untitledtown.org