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826 News
04.19.2012

Luncheon with stars of Portlandia raises $150,000

826 Valencia raises $150K during our spring luncheon with Portlandia stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein!

826 News
04.16.2012

Slick journalists get the inside scoop from the SFPD

The SFPD visit the Writers' Room of James Lick middle school.

826 News
04.10.2012

Sign up for our free spring workshops today!

Our winter workshops have just ended, and our first spring class began last week with Lisa Brown’s new workshop How to Write A…

826 News
04.02.2012

Straight-up News is fresh off the press

Extra, Extra! Read all about it! This winter’s edition of the Straight-up News is hot off the press! Everett Middle School’s newspaper, written Mr. Algones’…

826 News
04.02.2012

Students get art smart

In partnership with the digital magazine Art Practical and the Catharine Clark Gallery, 826 Valencia has just finished up Art Smarts, a standout winter workshop that took students through the steps of writing art reviews

826 News
03.27.2012

San Francisco’s best dressed visit 826 Valencia

On Sunday, March 25, 826 Valencia held one of our Adult Writers’ Seminars, this time to discuss the ins-and-outs of fashion writing and the secrets…

826 News
03.26.2012

Introducing Sew Haute

What happens when the fashion writing wizards at ModCloth team up with 826 Valencia’s workshops program? Introducing Sew Haute, a blog written and…

826 News
03.26.2012

Local artist Robert Trujillo visits the writing lab

On Tuesday, March 20, the students in our after-school tutoring program took a much needed break from their homework to welcome special guest speaker Robert…

826 News
03.22.2012

Octavio Solis talks playwright-to-playwrights at Downtown High School

We are thrilled that Octavio Solis, the acclaimed Bay Area-based playwright, has joined us for this year’s Young Authors’ Book Project. Octavio visited the students…