Still space at B.C. Youth Writers Camp

The Penticton Writers and Publishers group has extended the deadline for The British Columbia Youth Writers Camp 2014.

The Penticton Writers and Publishers group has extended the deadline for The British Columbia Youth Writers Camp 2014.

There are still a few spaces left. Camp runs from Sunday, June 29 to Friday, July 4, at Okanagan College, Penticton Campus.

Students eight to 18 years old can attend the camp which includes workshops and five different presenters from the industry.

The list of presenters at this summer’s camp includes Jodie Renner, Will Schlackl, Lorna Schulz Nicholson, Stephen Tulloch and Endrene Shepherd.

The B.C. Youth Writers Camp runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. except July 1 and costs $130. Siblings can attend for $115. Details at www.penwriters.com or phone Yasmin John-Thorpe at 250-492-0629