Meadow Brook Writing Camps

The Meadow Brook Writing Project hosts summer writing youth camps at Meadow Brook Hall. Discover secret staircases, amazing playhouses and writer’s workshops at one of America’s grandest architectural structures:

Meadow Brook Youth Camp: 5-Day Writing Camp

  • In this weeklong Meadow Brook youth camp, Young authors will interact with award-winning, specially trained writing experts.
  • Collaborative teaching teams consist of K-12 writing teachers and Oakland University faculty from the Department of Writing and Rhetoric.
  • All are alumni of Meadow Brook Writing Project’s Summer Institute, an intensive writer’s workshop for master teachers involved in the National Writing Project (NWP).
  • All youth camp teachers are involved in continuing education, including NWP conferences, publications and teacher- training workshops. Teachers are assisted by trained Meadow Brook Hall docents.

Each day of this Meadow Brook youth camp, young writers will tour the historic house museum and world-class gardens to nurture, polish and ultimately publish their original works. Published works include both written and digital presentation.

To learn more about this Meadow Brook youth camp, you can click here or contact Rebecca Rivard, .


All half-day writing workshops are $20. You can register and pay online. Contact Rebecca Rivard, , with questions or comments.

Contact Us

For more information about Meadow Brook youth camps or our other youth programs, please call (248) 364-6253 or complete our contact form.