Third annual 826 Valencia Write-a-thon

Third annual 826 Valencia Write-a-thonOn 8/26 Day (August 26), your dream of being a celebrated author could finally come true!  From noon to 8:26 PM, join 826 Valencia, your fellow writers, and some special guests for a our third-annual Write-a-thon, benefiting 826 Valencia’s free student programs, and write your way to San Francisco fame.

Like a marathon or walkathon, round up pledges from your friends and family before the big event to win some exciting gifts. Then come write with us on 8/26 Day for your chance to win the grand prize – your very own reading.  We’ll start the day with a special workshop from The Grotto (suggested donation of $25) centered around their new book, 642 Things to Write About, and designed to get you inspired.  Then we’re off and writing – with more surprises throughout the day.

For more information on the festivities, The Grotto’s workshop, and all things Write-a-thon, download the Write-a-thon materials here. To register for the Write-a-thon, email with your name, email address, and time you plan to start writing with us on the big day. See you there!

Read more about 642 Things to Write About.