Retreat Schedule


Friday, October 6th

12-1PM – Arrive, check in to rooms - Meet with Faculty at Club Ed

1-2:00PM - Workshop

2:30-3:15PM - Lecture/Talk with Ian Bodkin (Open to the public)

3:30-4:15PM - Lecture/Panel with Robert Vivian (Open to the public)

4:15-6:00PM - One-on-One conferences and free time to write

6:00PM - Pizza and fellowship (Registrants only)

6:30-7:30PM - Faculty and Guest Readings with Ian Bodkin,  Rich Farrell, Katch Campbell, and Richard Jackson (Open to the public and RP Bookstore open)

8-9PM - Participant Readings (Open to the public)

9PM-12AM – Music & Fellowship @ The Gravel Bar

Saturday, October 7th

10:00AM-12:30PMWorkshop (TBA)

12:30-1:30PM – Lunch (Provided to registrants only

1:30-2:15PM - Lecture/Talk with Richard Jackson (Open to the public)

2:30-3:30PM - Participant Readings (Open to the public)

3:30-6:00PM – One-on-One conferences, free time to write, or meet with faculty

6:00PM –Dinner (We will provide a buffet dinner for registrants who want to eat together or you can eat on your own.)*

6:30PM - Faculty and Guest Readings with Brandon Funk, Jen Murvin, and Robert Vivian (Open to the public and RP Bookstore open)

8:00-12AM - Live Music @ The Gravel Bar

Sunday, October 8th

10:00AM-12:00PM - Workshop

12:15PM Group Photo 

* food is available for purchase onsite, whether at the Deli, Gravel Bar or Henegar’s Grist Mill Restaurant - however, you might want to bring snacks and refreshments with you as we are in a remote location