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College Writing Workshop on the River – Portland Oregon

Portland’s Willamette RiverRefresh your writing skills this summer while you recreate on Portland’s Willamette River!

Join Portland Station for 4-8 weeks, rolling enrollment, for your individual collegiate academic coaching goals.



“Writers have always found inspiration in Portland and with our wooden boats heading upriver, Portland is a 15-minute motor away.” Portland Visitors Bureau.

Focused individual tutorials, with additional coursework in any of the following areas of interest:

  • Art Journaling

  • Beer-making and Bread-making

  • Woodworking Skills

  • Boat Building Basics

  • Cooking with the Chef Farm to Table style

  • Certificate Smorgasbord

  1. OLCC

  2. Food Handler’s Permit

  3. First Aid Certification

  4. Boater’s Safety

  • 4 x 4: Guitar and Drum with the Master

  • Business Mind for Beginners

  • Daily Yoga

  • Netflix PLUS the Book

  • So You Wanna Be A Writer

  • Portland Parks Orienteering

When we went down the river on a raft
So smooth it was and easy it would seem
Land moved but never we …from Mississippi by Mark Twain