Camp NaNoWriMo

Camp National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a worldwide challenge to start and finish a piece of writing during the month of July. Find out more about NaNoWriMo here.

Eager to get started?

  1. Register for a NaNoWriMo account 
  2. Email so you can be added to our classroom!

This program series is hosted in collaboration with Fletcher Free Library, Brownell Library and Deborah Rawson Library

Camp NaNoWriMo: Virtual Brainstorm

Monday, June 21st, 3:00 - 4:00 pm

At this workshop, we'll play writing games, sign up for the program, and start to plan how they will start and finish a project in thirty-one days.

This program is available virtually over Zoom. You will receive a link to the program with your email confirmation.


Camp NaNoWriMo: Write-in

Tuesday, July 6th, 4:00 - 5:00 pm

At this write-in, we'll will work on their project in the company of other young writers. You'll also get a hand-decorated journal and a fancy pen! 

This program will be held in person at the Brownell Library outdoor pavillion in Essex Junction, as well as virtually over Zoom. You will receive a link to the program and details with your email confirmation.


Camp NaNoWriMo: What Next? with author Kaitlin Ward

Monday, August 2nd, 3:00 - 4:00 pm

This fun presentation wraps up our Camp National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) series. YA author Kaitlin Ward will explain how you get published and will help teen writers find the path toward achieving their publication dreams. She will answer any questions you throw at her about the sometimes confusing publishing industry.

This presentation will be held at Deborah Rawson Library in Jericho and will also be live-streamed on the Fletcher Free Library's youtube account. You will recieve details with your email confirmation.


Masks are recommended in library and required in youth area, regardless of vaccination status.