ONE-DAY MEDITATION WORKSHOP: Learn to Meditate or Deepen your Practice (in person at HVWC)

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

ONE-DAY MEDITATION WORKSHOP Learn to Meditate or Deepen your Practice SATURDAY, October 1, 2022 10:00 AM UNTIL 4:00 PM (Lunch provided from 12-1 pm) Hudson Valley Writers Center, 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591 Fee: $35 (includes lunch) Space is limited Join us for this special one-day program designed for beginning and aspiring meditators, […]

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Open Write (in person & via Zoom)

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

Please join us for our warm and welcoming Open Write Nights, recurring monthly on the Second Saturday of each month. This group will take place in HYBRID FORM, meaning that there will participants in person at HVWC as well as joining on the big screen via Zoom. Your hosts Michelle Thomas and Cassie Cartaginese will […]

Restorative Yoga & Creative Expression with Angela Derecas Taylor (in person at HVWC)

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

This workshop is 3–hours in duration. The first hour and a half is a Restorative Yoga class suitable for adults of all ages and abilities. The second hour and a half will be dedicated to creative expression of the participants choice: mandala coloring, vision collaging or open writing from prompts. Teacher provides all props for […]

$75

The Art of Revision with Sean Singer in person at HVWC

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

Join Yale Younger Poet, Sean Singer, as he helps you revise your difficult to place poems that you think are almost finished. Send one poem (limit two pages) to jennifer@writerscenter.org when you register for this class. NB: This class will be held in person at HVWC. All students are required to show proof of vaccination […]

$124

Poetry Reading with Martha Collins, Aaron Caycedo-Kimura, and Nathan McClain (in person & via Zoom)

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

This reading will be presented in person as well as via Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent at the time of registration and again the morning of the reading. Tickets are free, though donations toward the readers’ honoraria are greatly appreciated. Please write to ask@writerscenter.org with any questions. Martha Collins’ eleventh book of poetry, […]

How Can I Write Poems About THAT? with Martha Collins (in person at HVWC)

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

Racism, economic inequality, the climate crisis, trauma: from the global to the personal, from headlines to history, our times and lives present us with troubling issues that may seem hard to address in poems. In the first hour of this four-hour workshop, I’ll use published poems to discuss ways to enter these difficult territories, and […]

$124
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Open Mic (In Person & via Zoom)

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

We are excited to hold Open Mic Night in hybrid form, both in-person at HVWC and virtually! Physical and virtual doors open at 7:20 pm for event starting at 7:30 pm. Due to popular demand to participate, we’ve had to limit the amount of readers to 20. All performers, whether “in person” or on Zoom, […]

Eco Writing Workshop with B.K. Fischer (in person at HVWC)

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

Concerned about climate? Eager to express yourself in writing about climate change and what it means for your future? Interested in being part of making a documentary film that gives young people a stronger voice for speaking out about the climate crisis? Ready to think about the environment in creative ways? Come out for this […]

Become a Better Public Speaker with Bill Buschel (in person at HVWC)

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

Who needs a class on how to become a better speaker? The obvious answer is EVERYONE. Whether you want to read your poems to friends, host a radio show, be a comedian, a teacher or just be more confident in a business meeting—better public speaking skills are necessary. In the past: “Practice, practice, practice,” the […]

$250

Yoga & Meditation Circle for Writers with Angela Derecas Taylor (in person at HVWC)

Hudson Valley Writers Center 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY

This is a two-hour class at HVWC. The first hour and a half is meditation and Yoga with poses specific to helping to get the creative juices flowing, interspersed with open writing from prompts. The last 30 minutes is for open discussion and sharing (for those who wish to share, though sharing is optional). Participants […]

$50