Memoir

Detailed Schedule:

August 20:

  • 2:00 Participants arrive and check in
  • 5:00-6:00 Opening reception–wine and cheese
  • 6:30 Dinner on your own, individually or in groups (or one group).
  • After dinner: Free time to unpack, socialize, swim, etc.

August 21:  

  • 8-9:30:  Breakfast (provided)
  • 9:30-11:30 Opening activity/ craft talk/ writing prompt
  • 12:00  Lunch (provided)
  • 2:00-4:30 Kao Kalia Yang workshop
  • 4:30-6:00 Free time/ Supper on your own
  • 6:00-7:00 Reception
  • 7:00 Kao Kalia Yang reading at the Nemeth Art Gallery with book signing

August 22

  • 8-9:30  Breakfast (provided)
  • 9:30-12:00 Kao Kalia Yang session
  • 12:00 Lunch (provided)
  • 1:00-4:00 Free time (writing, lake activities, pool, individual consultations)
  • 4:00 Workshop of pre-submitted work (optional)
  • 6:00 Dinner on your own
  • 7:30 Yoga class (optional for additional fee)
  • 8:30 Pontoon cruise

August 23:

  • 8-9:30 Breakfast (provided)
  • 9:30-11:30  Morning session
  • 12:00  Lunch (provided)
  • 1:00 Excursion to Itasca State Park (optional)
  • 4:00 Workshop of pre-submitted work (optional)
  • 6:00 Dinner on your own
  • 7:30 Art class (optional for extra fee)
  • 9:00 Campfire with s’mores

August 24:

  • 8-9:30 Breakfast, check out of guest house
  • 9:30-11:30 Morning session
  • 12  Farewell lunch