The Connecticut Writing Project-Storrs Celebrating 35th Anniversary

The Connecticut Writing Project-Storrs is celebrating its 35th Anniversary!

More than 500 teachers have attended a Summer Institute in Storrs since 1982, and thousands more teachers have been impacted by the work of those 500+ teachers over the last three and a half decades!  Come join your colleagues this summer for an evening of writing, music, and memories.

Rome Ballroom, South Campus, UConn.

When: Saturday, June 24, 2017, 4:00-8:00 PM

Guest Speaker: Lynn Bloom Distinguished Professor of English Emerita, former Aetna Chair of Writing

Schedule of Events:

Writing Marathon: 4:30-5:30

Cash Bar Social: 5:30-6:00

Dinner: 6:00-8:00

Buffet Menu includes Mesclun salad with candied pecans and dried cranberries with a balsamic vinaigrette; lemon pepper chicken with lemon sauce or penne pasta with spinach, tomatoes, and garlic; seasonal vegetables and potato; rolls with butter; double chocolate layer cake for dessert; coffee, decaf, and tea. Cash bar open from 4 to 8 pm.

Entertainment provided by The Quiet Corner Fiddlers

Ticket Prices:

$35 for Teacher-Consultants of the CWP-Storrs ($35 for 35!)

$25 for guests—spouses, partners, children, colleagues, etc.

Register online here:

Or by mail.

Make checks payable to Connecticut Writing Project.

Mail to 215 Glenbrook Rd. Unit 4025, Storrs CT 06269-4025.

When registering, please indicate if you will be participating in the writing marathon.

Deadline for Registration:  June 1, 2017.cwp-35th-ann-flier

Contact Information:

Jason Courtmanche at or

Phone 860-486-2328 or 860-486-5772