Special Events

2017 Creativity Camp Planning Begins!

Registrations for the Society of Great River Poets’ 2017 Creativity Camp for Adults are now being accepted!

The annual adults-only Camp will once again be held at Langwood Education Center near Grandview, Iowa, May 19 – 21, 2017. The Camp consists of a series of 60 – 90 minute workshops that will encourage, enrich, and enhance your creative spirit. Langwood Education Center is a 100-acre former youth camp now owned by Louisa County; participants can commute daily or stay overnight in the A-frame (cots provided) or in their own tents or campers. During free time participants can walk wooded trails, canoe on the pond, sit by a camp fire, or pursue their own creative endeavors. Meals are pot-luck style. img_6937

The Creativity Camp begins at 4 PM Friday. Participants can meet each other, unpack or set up tents, and spend the evening enjoying the beauty of Langwood.langwood-pond

Workshops (held in the lodge) Saturday and Sunday begin at 9AM and conclude around 5PM. Planned workshops include Creating with Dream, Archetype, and Myth; Canvas Pad Creations; Writing the Letter, a Lost Art; Writing the Book Review; Basic Bookbinding; Mastering the Macabre; and more. A schedule of workshops will be available soon.

Registration: Friday $15; Saturday $30; Sunday $30; All three days $60; Electric for camper/RV add $10

To register or for more information email [email protected]

Registration is limited so sign up soon!