Friday, March 12, 2010

CWC-East Registration Information

The Goddard College MFACW (East) Alumni Writer’s Conference & Retreat:
The mornings are devoted to writing, the afternoons, to workshops, and the evenings, to readings.
Tuesday, June 29, 2010, 1:00-3:45 p.m. – Arrival and Check In
Saturday, July 3, 2010, 1:00 p.m. -- Departure and Check Out

A full conference schedule will be mailed to all registrants in early June. In the meantime, here's the schedule for the first day:
Tuesday, June 29th
1:00-3:45 p.m. - Arrival and Check-in
4:00-5:30 p.m. - Community Meeting
5:45-7:00 p.m. - Dinner
7:45 p.m. - Plenary Panel

The Topic: Striving for Balance in Writing
Scheduled Presenters: Kimberly Beam, Val Carnevale and Susanna Graham-Pye
Scheduled Moderator: Sam Sherman
May 1, 2010: Registration and Selection of Housing/Meal Plan Options. Please note that some housing options are limited and that double-room reservations will be made on a first-come, first-serve basis, and that requests for single rooms will be filled after that.

Download the the information and registration form here.

Haybarn Retreat

Announcing the 2010 Haybarn Retreat!
June 11-13 at Goddard College
in Plainfield, Vermont!
Join your fellow alumni, faculty, staff and friends for a celebration of Goddard's unique history and exciting future!

Scheduled events include community art projects, a Trustee panel discussion, Michael Arnowitt in concert and
much more!

Click here
to register now!

CWC Plenary Panel

Sam Sherman will moderate this year's Plenary Panel to kick off the Clockhouse Writers' Conference and Retreat East at 7:45 June 29.

The topic for this year is Striving for Balance in Writing, and the scheduled presenters will be Kimberly Beam, Val Carnevale, and Susanna Graham-Pye.

Register for CWC-East here.

Friday, March 5, 2010

CWC News

Clockhouse Writers' Conference and Retreat (East) will be held this summer on the Plainfield campus to overlap the MFAW residency.

The dates are June 29 - July 3, which will overlap the MFA-W residency.

The Plenary Panel, as you can see by the schedule below, will be the first evening after dinner.

Information and Registration are available at Clockhouse Writers' Conference and Retreat (East).


ARRIVAL AND CHECK-IN, 1:00-3:45 p.m.

COMMUNITY MEETING, 4:00-5:30 p.m.

DINNER, 5:45-7:00 p.m.

PLENARY PANEL, 7:45 p.m.

We hope to see you there. If you have questions, please contact Board of Stewards Lead, Bill Moser ( or CWC&R Co-ordinators Kathryn Cullen-DuPont ( or Sam Sherman (

We hope to see you in June.