Summer Camps 2017

Group Work

This Summer, choose your own adventure with Story Studio, Story Theater, weekly critique groups, private camps, and mentorships.

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Young Inklings Story Studio for Beginning Writers (ages 7-9)

Play your way to the page! Through Society of Young Inklings’ unique blend of fun and active theatre games, writing activities and investigation of the techniques used in well-loved books, young writers will create their own unique short story. Read More.


Young Inklings Story Studio for Eager Young Writers (ages 9-12)

Come novelists, short-story writers and poets alike! Society of Young Inklings’ unique methodology uses active improvisational games to inspire young writers in their creative process. Each writer will work on his or her own unique creative project, applying techniques and strategies in practical ways. Read More.


Young Inklings Story Theater for Eager Storytellers (Ages 7-12)

Come actors, writers, directors alike! In this active improvisational theatre camp, students will develop a collaborative script. Throughout the week, students will develop and rehearse their show. Read More.


Young Inklings Story Studio + Story Theater (ages 7-12)

Play your way to the page and then act it out! Combine our Story Studio and Story Theater camps for a whole day of Young Inklings fun. Read More.


Creative Writing Critique Workshop

In this weekly critique workshop, youth writers will learn the art of giving and receiving feedback on their work. Each writer will bring a short selection of writing to each session, and our mentor will facilitate a productive discussion about the strengths of the work as well as next steps for revision. Read More.


Private Summer Camp

Summer Special! Bring any of the summer camps listed above to your home in the Peninsula/Bay Area. Read More.


Private or Semi-Private Mentorship

A personalized mentorship designed for your writer’s needs, lead by a well-matched mentor from the Society of Young Inklings team. Mentorships can have anywhere from 1-4 students. Read More.