Workshops

Our creative and expository writing workshops spark imagination and teach skills. In our workshops, reluctant writers and aspiring authors can write dystopian fiction, poems in forts, college entrance essays, and more.

Workshops

Sign up through the links in the workshop descriptions below. Workshops listed as "Waitlist Signup" are FULL, but you may use our registration form to add your name to the wait list. 

We post all workshops here and send out a notice to our constituents when we add something new. Keep tabs on us on Facebook and Twitter, too.

Except where noted, workshops take place at BFI Headquarters, accessed through the Greenwood Space Travel Supply Store.

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BFI Workshops

All-City Comics Club (ACCC)

Saturdays: February 10, March 10, May 12 (no session in April) / 1 pm - 4 pm | Students entering grades 6-12

In Session

Spoken Word Circle (at BFI Yesler Terrace)

Every Other Wednesday: January 17, 2018 - June 9, 2018 / 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm | Grades 9-12 / at 221 10th Ave S Seattle, WA 98104

In Session

What Do You Wish You Knew? Solving Mysteries Through Journalism (Elementary)

Saturdays: March 3 and March 10 / Grades 3-5 | 10 am - noon

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Take a Stand — Tell Your Story to Express Your Values

Saturdays: March 10 and March 17 / Grades 9-12 | Noon - 3 pm

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What Do You Wish You Knew? Solving Mysteries Through Journalism (Middle School+)

Saturdays: March 31 and April 7 / Grades 6-12 | 10 am - noon

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Martian Maker: Puppet Plays in Space

Saturdays: April 7, April 21, April 28 / Grades 1-3 | 1 pm - 3 pm

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Re-envisioning and Re-invention

Saturdays: April 21, April 28, May 5 / Grades 6-12 | 10 am - noon

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Cracked Fairytales

May 5 / Grades 3-5 | 1 pm - 3 pm

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Words on Wings: A Birding and Nature Writing Workshop

May 12 / Grades 3-5 | 9 am - noon

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Write the World: A Travel Writing Workshop

Saturdays: May 19 and May 26 / Grades 6-8 | 1 pm - 3 pm

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