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June 2017

Word Play AM 2017 Grades 3-4

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets daily June 19th-23rd. This camp is for 3rd & 4th graders. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9am -12pm each day. Engage in play that wakes up all five senses, sparks creativity and encourages new paths to writing imaginative poems and stories. You’ll explore nearby parks, the rose garden, the library, and take a field trip to the zoo for inspiration. During the last half-hour of camp on Friday, family and friends are invited to The Cabin for lemonade and a public…

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Cabin Writers AM 2017 Grades 5-6

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets daily June 19th-23rd. This week-long camp is  for kids going into 5th - 6th grade. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9 am - 12 pm each day. Discover how art, music, and nature inform a writer’s imagination. Learn to write short stories and poems that express your vision of the world. With an experienced teaching-writer from The Cabin as your guide, you’ll find inspiration in the park and the Boise Art Museum, and you’ll create original writing using the…

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Urban Ink AM 2017 Grades 7-9 SOLD OUT!

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets daily June 19th-23rd. This camp is for kids going into 7th - 9th grade. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9am - 12 pm each day. Explore cityscapes, coffee shops, public art, and urban life in Boise’s downtown. A professional teaching-writer from The Cabin will be your guide as you find inspiration to write original short stories with unique characters and settings, and create super-alive poems rooted in observation. Downtown adventures in short fiction & poetry.   During the last…

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Nature Writer AM 2017 Grades 4-6 at IBG

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Idaho Botanical Garden, 2355 Old Penitentiary Rd
Boise, ID 83712 United States
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 Meets daily June 19-23rd This weeklong camp is intended for kids entering 4th - 6th grades.  Camp meets Monday-Friday from 9 am - 12 pm  each day at Idaho Botanical Garden. Cultivate your relationship to nature by writing in Boise’s best garden. In this living museum, go on botany walks with Idaho Botanical Garden staff, sharpen your observation skills, and extend your understanding of the natural world while practicing essential tools of poetry and fiction under the guidance of a Cabin teaching-writer. Register…

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One Acts PM 2017 Grades 5-8

June 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets daily June 19-23 This camp is for kids entering 5th-8th grades. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 1 pm - 4 pm each day. In collaboration with a local professional playwright, you’ll use the essential tools of playwriting (like plot, action, character and dialogue) to build a one act play from the ground up. Visit a local theater and participate in actor’s exercises to experience the collaborative alchemy that can make writing for theater feel like magic. Build a play you can…

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Strange Lands AM 2017 Grades 3-4

June 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets daily June 26-30. This camp is for kids going into 3rd & 4th grades. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9am - 12 pm each day. Zombies, dragons, robots, oh my! On the first day of camp, you’ll work with other writers to build the rules for the fictional realm of your dreams. Then, each writer will create an original short story inspired by this strange land (while working on the craft fundamentals of fiction like plot, dialogue, character, and setting,…

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Strange Lands AM 2017 Grades 5-6 – SOLD OUT!

June 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets daily June 26-30. This camp is for kids going into 5th & 6th grades. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9am - 12 pm each day. Zombies, dragons, robots, oh my! On the first day of camp, you’ll work with other writers to build the rules for the fictional realm of your dreams. Then, each writer will create an original short story inspired by this strange land (while working on the craft fundamentals of fiction like plot, dialogue, character, and…

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Strange Lands AM 2017 Grades 7-9 – SOLD OUT!

June 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets daily June 26-30. This camp is for kids going into 7th, 8th, & 9th grades. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9am - 12 pm each day.  Zombies, dragons, robots, oh my! On the first day of camp, you’ll work with other writers to build the rules for the fictional realm of your dreams. Then, each writer will create an original short story inspired by this strange land (while working on the craft fundamentals of fiction like plot, dialogue, character,…

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July 2017

Picture This AM Grades 3-4

July 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets July 17-21. This week-long camp is for kids going into 3rd & 4th grades. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9am - 12 pm each day. Investigate the powerful potential of connecting words and images as you work to create graphic texts alive with full characters, a riveting plot, and meaningful design. Explore art excursions to galleries and installations, and read graphic texts with peers and your Cabin teaching-writer to discover how to produce collages, comics, illustrated poems and…

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Picture This AM 2017 Grades 5-6

July 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets July 17-21. This week-long camp is for kids going into 5th & 6th grades. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9am - 12 pm each day. Investigate the powerful potential of connecting words and images as you work to create graphic texts alive with full characters, a riveting plot, and meaningful design. Explore art excursions to galleries and installations, and read graphic texts with peers and your Cabin teaching-writer to discover how to produce collages, comics, illustrated poems and stories…

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Graphic Narrative AM 2017 Grades 7-9 – SOLD OUT!

July 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets daily July 17-21. This camp is for kids going into 7th - 9th grade. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9 am - 12 pm each day. Investigate the powerful potential of connecting words and images as you work to create a graphic novel alive with full characters, a riveting plot, and meaningful design. Explore art excursions to galleries and installations, and read graphic texts with peers and your Cabin teaching-writer to discover how to produce art that shows and…

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Cabin Writers in Twin Falls 2017 AM Grades 3-6

July 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The College of Southern Idaho Sheilds Hall #104, 315 Falls Ave
Twin Falls, ID 83301 United States
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Meets daily July 17-21. This weeklong camp is for kids going into  3rd - 6th grades. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9 am - 12 pm each day in Shields Hall room # 104 at College of Southern Idaho. During the last half-hour of camp on Friday, family and friends are invited to The College of Southern Idaho for a public reading of student writing. The right tools to get you writing work you love. Register Now Discover how…

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Urban Ink in Twin Falls 2017 Grades 6-9

July 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The College of Southern Idaho Sheilds Hall #104, 315 Falls Ave
Twin Falls, ID 83301 United States
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Weeklong camp from July 17-21st. This camp is for 5th/6th - 9th graders. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 1 pm - 4 pm each day in Shields Hall room # 104 at College of Southern Idaho. During the last half-hour of camp on Friday, family and friends are invited to The College of Southern Idaho for a public reading of student writing. Adventures in short fiction & poetry. Register Now A professional teaching-writer from The Cabin will be your guide…

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Wildlife Words at World Center for Birds of Prey AM 2017 Grades 3 and Up

July 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
World Center for Birds of Prey, 5668 W Flying Hawk Ln
Boise, ID 83709 United States
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Meets daily Tuesday July 18th- through Saturday July 22nd. Camp meets Tuesday through Saturday. From Tuesday through Friday, the camp will meet from 9 am - 12 pm. On Saturday, July 22nd, camp will meet from 10am-1pm.This camp is intended for kids entering 4th - 6th graders. Science and the humanities share the goal of helping humans understand our place in the natural world. At the World Center for Birds of Prey, you’ll learn from scientists about important birds of prey conservation projects and…

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The Workshop AM: Poetry Grades 10-12

July 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Meets daily July 24-28. This week-long workshop is for students entering 10th - 12th grades and is geared specifically for older writers. Camp meets Monday through Friday from 9am-Noon each day. During the last half-hour of camp on Friday, family and friends are invited to The Cabin for lemonade and a public reading of student writing. Create amazing poetry. Register Now Explore poetry in this small group workshop dedicated to experimentation in a wide range of forms, from page to performance. Whether…

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