Almost Authors Kids Camps
Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 9:30 AM
St. John's Episcopal Church and the Jackson Hole Writers partner to bring kids ages 9 years old to 14 years old-ish a free Almost Authors Kids-Only Writing Camps during the summer and fall.
These workshops are held in Hansen Hall, kids only need to bring a water bottle, their favorite writing supplies, questions and their imagination. We provide free lunch, snacks (and writing supplies if needed). This is a free event but registration is required. For more information, contact Nanci Turner Steveson at [email protected] or go to Nanci's blog.
August 17, 2022 | Russian author Eugene Yelchin’s middle grade novel, The Genius Under the Table, won the American Library Association’s Sydney Taylor Book Award in 2022 and tells the story of his life growing up in Cold War Russia as a boy. Eugene is both the author and the illustrator and will be teaching the kids how he uses drawings and words to create amazing books. Eugene’s books have been named Best Books of the Year by the New York Times, Amazon, National Public Radio, Washington Post, Publishers Weekly, Boston Globe, Huffington Post, USA Today, School Library Journal, Kirkus Reviews, Horn Book, BookPage, NY Bank Street College, Booklist, Junior Library Guild, New York Public Library, Chicago Public Library, and more. eugeneyelchin.com