USC Upstate News

Pamper Your Inner Poet Writing Marathon

09- 01- 2009

Spartanburg, S.C. - The Spartanburg Writing Project at the University of South Carolina Upstate will hold its fourth annual Pamper Your Inner Poet Writing Marathon on Saturday, October 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon on the USC Upstate campus. This event is being held as part of the Celebration of National Day of Writing, held on October 20, which explores and celebrate the integral role writing has in each of our lives.

Pamper Your Inner Poet Writing Marathon provides an opportunity for educators in Spartanburg and Union Counties and students in grades 3-12 to enjoy a morning of creative writing workshops along with the chance to share their passion and excitement for writing with others,” said Tasha Thomas, director of the Spartanburg Writing Project.

The event is free for teachers and there is a $10 registration fee for students and other community members. T-shirts and snacks will be provided. For more information, contact Tasha Thomas, director of the Spartanburg Writing Project, at (864) 503-5653 or tthomas@uscupstate.edu.