CLUB for years 1, 2 and 3

Time: 2.00pm to 3.30pm
Our next monthly sessions are on:
Saturday 21st October
Saturday 25th November
Saturday 16th December



The Workshops: During Young Writers’ Club’s workshops our youngest writers will take their first steps into creative writing – inspired by a variety of resources, including music, visual aids and stories that we will read them.

Who is in charge? Lizzy 

How many in a group? A maximum of 8

Location: Friends House, Church Hill. London N21 1LE

Fee: £25.00


WRITING CLUB for years 3, 4 and 5

Time: 2pm to 4pm

Our next bi-monthly sessions are on:
November 4th 2pm to 4pm HELENA
November 11th 2pm to 4pm ÀNGELS
December 2nd 2pm to 4pm
December 9th 2pm to 4pm
The Workshops: Drop-in sessions on the first Saturday and the second Saturday of each month from 2pm to 4pm The workshops are bookable in advance but please note that your child does not have to commit to coming to every session.

Each Saturday we write stories and poems in line with the theme of the day!  We introduce the children to different styles of  literature during each session,  including classic texts, poetry and contemporary children’s books. We have fun exploring our imaginations and getting the children’s ideas down on paper..

Location: Muswell Hill Methodist Church, 28 Pages Lane, Muswell Hill, London N10 1PP

FEE: £25.00 per session


CLUB for years 6, 7 , 8 and 9

Time: 3.30pm to 5.00pm

Our next monthly sessions are on:
Saturday 30th September
Saturday 28th October
Saturday 18th November
Saturday 16th December


The workshops are for children who enjoy writing and want to improve their writing skills in a fun and relaxed environment. It is an opportunity for them to belong to a small community of young writers and to receive feedback on their writing. Each session is themed and we look at a variety of styles and genres of writing, so that there is something to appeal to all tastes.

Location: Friends House, 59 Church Hill, London N21 1LE (EXCEPT OUR NOVEMBER DATE which is in Oakwood Library Bramley Road, London N14 4XA)

Who is in charge? Helena

Fee: £25.00


Course for years 7 ,8, 9, 10, 11

Time: 7pm to 8.30pm

Our next monthly sessions are on:
Tuesday  17th October
Tuesday 14th November (with author Penny Joelson – I have no secrets )
Tuesday 12th December


The Course: During the course we look at all aspects of writing. Your young writer will be guided through different genres and styles of writing, aiding them to find their own voice and style. We explore literature – modern and classic – and explore the wealth of writing that we are so fortunate to have access to.  During each session your child will write according to the theme of the day and will received feedback on their written pieces.

Who is in charge? The course is run by Allan Boroughs (author of Ironheart and Bloodstone – Macmillan) and Helena  who both have considerable experience of writing with teenagers and who are passionate about writing and the benefits that it brings.

Location: Southgate Leisure Centre, Winchmore Hill Road, London N14

Fee: £100.00 for 4 sessions (priority is given to block bookings)  or £30.00 for each individual date booked.

There will be the additional cost of a signed copy of Penny’s book on November 14th .