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Poetry Workshop

Dates: June 23 - July 7, 2018

Meets: 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM

Location: Cafe

Cost: $140.00

There are 2 openings remaining at this time.


Four intensive meetings open to all levels with vision and revision to help you find the poems only you can write and prepare them for publication and readings. Study of craft with critique and in-class writing led by winner of national book and chapbook prizes, multiple awards and fellowships, former Sr. Editor, Atlanta Review, with poems in Poetry Daily, the Southern, Colorado, Georgia, and Oxford American Reviews, and Prairie Schooner, among others. Open to all levels. Adults only.



About Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

Callanwolde was built in 1920 by Charles Howard Candler, eldest son of The Coca-Cola Company founder Asa Griggs Candler. The estate is located in the Druid Hills neighborhood of Atlanta and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The 12 acre estate contains a magnificent Tudor Revival style mansion, lush gardens, and several outer buildings.
Today, Callanwolde is owned by Dekalb County and is the home of Callanwolde Fine Arts Center. Callanwolde Fine Arts Center is a cultural community conservatory of the arts on a 12 acre campus. Callanwolde offers classes in the performing arts (music, music recording, dance, dance fitness), visual arts (painting/drawing, pottery, weaving/textiles, jewelry/metalsmithing, photography), writing, yoga, horticulture, culinary arts and more to students of all ages.

"Callanwolde relies on donations from our community to keep tuition low, purchase art supplies, and make improvements to our artistic facilities. Please make a donation to Callanwolde's annual fund today!"


CANCELLATIONS: Callanwolde Fine Arts Center reserves the right to cancel any class due to insufficient enrollment. Full refunds are issued for cancelled classes. We make every effort to notify students of postponements and cancellations at least 24 hours before the first scheduled class. Dates and times are subject to change as necessary. Callanwolde may elect to postpone a class in order to accept additional registrations to meet minimum enrollment requirements. REFUND POLICY - To withdraw from a class, Students must notify the registration office by phone, in person, or by e-mail at least five business days before the first class meeting in order to receive a refund less a $20.00 withdrawal fee per class. No refunds or transfers will be made after that time. Refunds take 1–2 weeks to process.
Fee: $140.00

Save $25.00 with a Memberships: Spring 2018


Date Day Time Location
06/23/2018Saturday10:30 AM to 2:30 PM Cafe
06/30/2018Saturday10:30 AM to 2:30 PM Cafe
07/07/2018Saturday10:30 AM to 2:30 PM Cafe


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