Writing retreat for high school classes

PAUL SMITHS – The Adirondack Center for Writing has announced this year’s High School Writing Retreat with two young, energetic performance poets at Paul Smith’s College.

This writing workshop is open to classes and teachers who are ready to work with Jon Sands and Samantha Thornhill.

The daylong event runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 21 and is free, thanks to funding from Adirondack Community Trust’s Bengt Ohman Fund, the ACT Evergreen Fund, Stewart’s Holiday Match, Saranac Lake Young Arts Association and Target. To sign up, call 518-354-1261 or email acwevents@gmail.com.