Get connected to Charlottesville’s writing community.

Here’s what some of our students are saying about WriterHouse:


“What I enjoy most about my experience with WriterHouse is the support of a writing tribe.”

“Sunny and comfortable. Glad there’s coffee!”

“I like the space and time dedicated to the effort of writing. I like the quiet.”

“I am just so glad WriterHouse exists. I am grateful to have a place to come and write and be around writers.”

“I am a huge WriterHouse fan. Thank you for fostering this unique community; it’s completely revolutionized what has otherwise been a relatively lonely hobby for me.”

“Great institution. Love the camaraderie, the exchange of knowledge, the feedback. No way I would have started writing in this way without WriterHouse.”

“WriterHouse is incredible–such an asset to this community.”


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Poetry Contest for Adults

Poetry Contest for Adults

As part of the #TheWrite2Heal series of events, WriterHouse once again joins with the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library to co-sponsor the 2020 Poetry Contest for Adults Calling all poets! April is National Poetry Month. Celebrate by entering our Poetry Contest. The...

Unity Days Poetry Event

Unity Days Poetry Event

Unity Days Poetry Event to Highlight the Power of Writing to Heal On August 9, 2019, from 12:00-1:30 PM, WriterHouse, in partnership with The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative and the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library, will host a free poetry writing event open to...

WriterHouse teams with City Clay for multi-media summer camps!

WriterHouse teams with City Clay for multi-media summer camps!

Writerhouse is joining with City Clay to host  three summer camps offering children  from 9 - 11 years old the opportunity to sculpt, write, and paint during the course of one week. All camps run Monday - Friday, from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm. Children will be dropped off...