Teen & Young Writers' Program Announcement
Apply Now for Summer Programs!
Spring Poetry Reading May 15th
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Announcing Sage Hill's
2018 Teen & Young Writers' Workshops


Registration is now open for Sage Hill's free summer Teen & Young Writers' Workshops.

The workshops offer the opportunity for you to develop your creative writing skills with a professional writer.  The workshops are offered free of charge to participants and conclude with a public reading of student work.

2018 Teen Programs:
July 23 - 27, 2018
10:00am - 4:30pm
Instructor: Coby Stephenson
Guest Author: TBA

July 30 - August 3, 2018
10:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Danica Lorer
Guest Author: Kevin Wesaquate

Prince Albert
July 23 - 27, 2018
10:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Evonne Garnett
Guest Author: TBA

Moose Jaw*
July 16 - 20, 2018
10:00am - 5:00pm
Instructor: Beth Goobie
Guest Author: Kai Cheng Thom

Teen programs are recommended for applicants who will be between 14 – 18 years old at the time of the program.

* Teens travelling to participate in Moose Jaw's Teen Workshop may request a billet, which Sage Hill Writing will arrange through the Saskatchewan Festival of Words.

2018 Young Writers’ Programs:

Swift Current

July 23 - 27, 2018
10:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Madonna Hamel
Guest Author: TBA

This year’s Swift Current workshop is recommended for applicants who will be 12 – 16 years old at the time of the program.

La Ronge
July 30 - August 3, 2018
10:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Miriam Körner
Guest Author: TBA

This year’s La Ronge workshop is recommended for applicants who will be 11 – 14 years old at the time of the program.

Apply now at!

Sage Hill’s Teen and Young Writers’ Workshops are made possible
by generous donors, funders, and community partners.

Many thanks to the Community Initiatives Fund, Saskatchewan Arts Board, Canada Council for the Arts, SaskCulture, SaskLotteries, the City of Saskatoon, the City of Regina, the Saskatchewan Festival of Words, Alex Robertson Public Library (La Ronge), Senator Myles Venne School (Air Ronge), Saskatoon Public Library, Regina Public Library, John M. Cuelenaere Public Library (Prince Albert), and the Swift Current Chinook Regional Library.


Apply Today
For Sage Hill's Summer Workshops!


July 16 - 26, 2018

Make this summer one to rememberapply now to attend a Sage Hill's Summer Writing Workshop!

Apply by May 14th, 2018.

Develop your writing with these accomplished authors!

Poetry Workshop with Sandra Ridley
Fiction Workshop with Jacqueline Baker
Introductory Workshop with Jeanette Lynes & Daniel Scott Tysdal
Nonfiction Workshop with Tanis MacDonald

All programs run concurrently at Living Skies Retreat Centre, in Lumsden, SK.

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Apply by May 14, 2018!

Spring Poetry Reading
Featuring Sylvia Legris & Katherine Lawrence

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
6:30-8:00 p.m.

Reid-Thompson Public Library, 705 Main Street, Humbolt, SK

Mark your calendar for this year's Spring Poetry Reading!  Featuring Sage Hill Poetry Colloquium leader Sylvia Legris and Saskatoon Public Library's writer-in-residence Katherine Lawrence, this year's reading is an excellent reason for a sunny, spring-evening drive to Humboldt!

The Spring Poetry Reading is offered in partnership with the Reid-Thompson Public Library and the Saskatchewan Book Awards, with support from The Writers’ Union of Canada, Canada Council for the Arts, and the Saskatchewan Arts Board.

 Support Sage Hill


Sage Hill is committed to helping writers develop their skills. You too can help!

To continue offering exceptional programming for writers at affordable rates, Sage Hill depends on donations and sponsorships.
Become a Friend of Sage Hill with a donation of $50 or more and join the community!

For more information, call 306-537-SAGE (7243) or e-mail


Sage Hill Writing is a registered charitable organization, all contributions are tax-deductible. Payments can be made by cheque, credit card or e-transfer.

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