920-868-1457   Email   |   Donate
Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

August 2018

RECHARGE YOUR CREATIVE BATTERY: A Creativity Retreat

August 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Write On, Door County, 4177 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
+ Google Map

Do you know in your heart that you're a writer but have never pursued the dream?  Or are you a seasoned writer who is struggling a bit, wondering if you've lost your creative spark?  Join us for three fun filled days of indulging your desire to put words on paper.  Participants will be given fun, heart-centered writing prompts from the teacher. By the end of the writing retreat, you'll be astounded by what you've produced!  All blockages will be removed.  No…

Find out more »

Art/Speaks

August 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Edgewood Orchard Galleries, 4140 Peninsula Players Rd.
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
+ Google Map

Write On, Door County is pleased to partner again this season with Edgewood Orchard Galleries on Art/Speaks, a free writing lab encouraging people to write in response to the images on exhibit. Led by poet Francha Barnard, these 60-minute writing activities are perfect for both beginning and advanced writers in any genre. Currently on exhibit is a group show featuring artists Rebecca Kinkead, Marcia McDonough, Jim Rose and Judi Ekholm in the Courtyard Gallery. About Art/Speaks: The practice of using words to comment on a piece of…

Find out more »

Best Book I Never Read

August 2 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Door County Brewing Company, 8099 Highway 57
Baileys Harbor, 54202
+ Google Map

We’ve all done it. Our high school English teacher or a college lit professor assigned a novel that we had every good intention of reading, but time slipped away. So, the night before the exam, we scanned the Cliff Notes or watched the film adaptation. We didn’t do so well on the exam. Here’s a chance to read those books without having to worry about your grade point average! Enjoy some of the fine crafted beers of Starboard Brewing Company…

Find out more »

Poetry Meets Music

August 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Write On is pleased to enter our third year of collaboration with Midsummer’s Music Festival! Local and visiting poets were asked to create original poems based on music to be played at one of Midsummer’s concerts. Poets were sent a CD of music to be performed the night of their concert, but with no information as to the composers or other details. Poets were asked to write a poem or poems in response to the emotions evoked by the music they…

Find out more »

Write When the Moon is Full/Read When the Moon is New

August 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Calling all poets! Watch the full moon as it rises over Newport State Park and compose a poem in response to the experience. You will have some time to both write and revise your poems. Send your poem to Write On by September 1 to be installed on the Poetry Trail. On Saturday, September 8, under the dark skies of the new moon, participants will gather to read their poems. Poets will meet at Parking Lot #3 of Newport State…

Find out more »

Poetry Meets Music

August 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 2336 Canterbury Lane
Sister Bay, WI
+ Google Map

Write On is pleased to enter our third year of collaboration with Midsummer’s Music Festival! Local and visiting poets were asked to create original poems based on music to be played at one of Midsummer’s concerts. Poets were sent a CD of music to be performed the night of their concert, but with no information as to the composers or other details. Poets were asked to write a poem or poems in response to the emotions evoked by the music they…

Find out more »

Art/Speaks

August 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Edgewood Orchard Galleries, 4140 Peninsula Players Rd.
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
+ Google Map

Write On, Door County is pleased to partner again this season with Edgewood Orchard Galleries on Art/Speaks, a free writing lab encouraging people to write in response to the images on exhibit. Led by poet Francha Barnard, these 60-minute writing activities are perfect for both beginning and advanced writers in any genre. The stone barn that is the heart of Edgewood Orchard Galleries was built in 1918. Edgewood celebrates the barn’s centennial with a group show titled “Shelter.” As the artwork created by our gallery…

Find out more »

Poetry Meets Music

August 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Birch Creek Music Performance Center, 3821 County Road E
Egg Harbor, WI
+ Google Map

Write On is pleased to enter our third year of collaboration with Midsummer’s Music Festival! Local and visiting poets were asked to create original poems based on music to be played at one of Midsummer’s concerts. Poets were sent a CD of music to be performed the night of their concert, but with no information as to the composers or other details. Poets were asked to write a poem or poems in response to the emotions evoked by the music they…

Find out more »
September 2018

Best Book I Never Read

September 6 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Starboard Brewing Company, 151 N. 3rd Ave.
Sturgeon Bay, 54235
+ Google Map

We’ve all done it. Our high school English teacher or a college lit professor assigned a novel that we had every good intention of reading, but time slipped away. So, the night before the exam, we scanned the Cliff Notes or watched the film adaptation. We didn’t do so well on the exam. Here’s a chance to read those books without having to worry about your grade point average! Enjoy some of the fine crafted beers of Starboard Brewing Company…

Find out more »

Write When the Moon is Full/Read When the Moon is New

September 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

On Sunday, August 26, poets met at Newport State Park to write poems as the moon rose over the water. Poets had until the following Saturday, September 1, to revise and polish their poems and send them to Write On. The poems were then posted on the Poetry Trail. This program is free and open to all ages. (A state park pass is required.) Under the dark skies of the New Moon, we will gather at the Newport State Park…

Find out more »
+ Export Events