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Thurber House Summer Writing Camp: 4/5/6 Grade — July


9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


Thurber Center

91 Jefferson Ave., Columbus, OH 43215

(614) 464-1032

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Thurber Summer Writing Camp is 26 years old! Join us as we cook up creative writing adventures, stories, poems, plays, laughter, and more for students in grades 2-9. Campers work with professional authors over five days filled with field trips and fun activities designed to develop every young writer’s talent and imagination.

Grades refer to the grade that the camper is entering in Fall 2020. Students may only register for one week of camp. Enrollment is first-come, first-served. Camp regularly sells out, so don’t wait!

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Rising 4th, 5th, and 6th Graders
July 6–10 | July 13–17 | July 20–24 | July 27–31
9:00 am–4:00 pm

There is so much writing fun to be had during your week of camp. From reversing poetry to developing campfire tales that will give you goose bumps, to solving mysteries, and of course at least one activity where we get messy with art supplies, there is nothing we can’t imagine in this camp.




Registration deadline: May 1, 2020

Questions? Contact Meg Brown at or call 614-464-1032 x16.