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Mission:  The Young Authors Workshop Committee is dedicated to partnering with local reading councils and providing financial support for organizing young author workshops that provide reading and writing enrichment opportunities for Wisconsin students. 

Young Authors Workshop News

2019-2020   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

 




Door County Reading Council 

Location: TBA

Contact Jeanne Schopf

Feb. 24, 2020

Featuring Author: Nathan Hale

 


Headwaters Literacy Council

Young Authors Workshop for grades 2-8

Location: Tomahawk Elementary School

1048 E. King Road, Tomahawk, WI 54487

Contact: Krystle at [email protected] 

Sept. 28, 2019

 

Featuring Author: Cody VandeZande and Alane Adams

 






Hidden Valley Reading Council 

Young Authors Workshop

Location: TBA

Contact Kristi Burch-Zimmerman

June 11, 2020

Featuring Authors: TBA

 

 

 

Lake Superior Reading Council 

Young Authors Festival

Location: TBA

Contact Julie Tersteeg

 November 16, 2019  Featuring: TBA


Midwest Wisconsin Reading Council 

Authors Festival

 Location: TBA

Contact Amber Tewes

 Date TBA

 

 Featuring Authors: TBA


Northwest Wisconsin Reading Council

Young Authors Workshop

 Location: TBA

Contact Carrie Wessman

 April 27, 2020

 Featuring Authors: TBA


Wolf River Reading Council 

Young Authors Workshop

Location: Manawa Elementary School

Contact Meria Wright

 March 28, 2020

 Featuring Authors: TBA

 

 

2018-2019  WSRA Sponsored Authors Festivals

  • Lake Superior Literacy Council 
  • Midwest Wisconsin Reading Council 
  • Northwest Wisconsin Reading Council 
  • Rock River Reading Council 
  • Wolf River Reading Council 

Non-WSRA Sponsored Writing Opportunities for young authors: Summer 2019
GREATER MADISON WRITING PROJECT: Young Writers Camp and High School Writing Camp

Non-WSRA Sponsored Book Festivals in 2019

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