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From the Executive Director:

In the interest of public safety, the Shop at Walden Pond will remain closed until further notice. Orders may still be placed online in our estore. We will announce our reopening when we have more information.

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Our 80th Annual Gathering has been rescheduled to July 8-11, 2021.

The Write Connection, postponed until Fall 2020

The Write Connection
Spring Lectures & Workshops have been postponed until Fall 2020.