Founder Ann Voorhees Baker Talks About Plans for This Year, Plus Some Other Random Stuff
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Founder Ann Voorhees Baker explains...
Feels Like Woodstock
New Music From Thoughtful Songwriters -
to make you remember, allow you to dream, take you back to the people you once knew,
face your true self, give you hope for the future, and inspire you to do greater things.
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A cup of tea, a moment of quiet on the back porch of my little place at Clove Cottages as I await the afternoon … I love this day of happy anticipation.
Colleen Geraghty is a published author and a writing coach who has facilitated workshops for women writers in the Hudson Valley for many years. She is certified in the Amherst Writer’s and Artist’s Method. A member of Wallkill Valley Writers, Colleen’s stories have appeared in Wallkill Valley Writers Anthology 2012 and 2013 and in Slant of Light: Contemporary Women[…]
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Patty Chang Anker is a well-known alum of Women At Woodstock who’s left a trail of admirers in her wake. Formerly the New York Times Media Relations Director, she authored the popular book Some Nerve: Lessons Learned While Becoming Brave, which was the basis for her original Women At Woodstock Workshop on courage back in[…]
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We have a lovely offering of private services this year at Women At Woodstock. Angela Kaufman, who’s been advising and doing readings for our women for many years, is coming back by popular request, and this time she’s bringing something new to the table: natal chart readings as well as Tarot readings! This is an[…]
It’s true that if you surround yourself with people who are doing what you want to do, and who care about you and encourage you, it can alter your course. It’s been true for me. Ever since I started hosting the Women At Woodstock Writers Retreat years ago, I’ve had ongoing conversations with writers from[…]
We’ve just opened our application period for a scholarship to Women At Woodstock 2019. You have one week to throw your hat in the ring – scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on Wednesday, September 11. One lucky winner will receive a full waiver of the registration fee! Apply right here:
Women At Woodstock has managed to build up a small scholarship fund this year, and tomorrow (Wednesday, Sept. 4) we’ll open up a one-week application period to anyone who wants to enter. It will run for one week, until Wednesday, September 11, and will end at midnight. Watch your email tomorrow morning for the link[…]
Patricia Williams, LCSW, is a psychotherapist, recently transplanted to Vermont after many years in the Hudson Valley. She specializes in working with couples and individuals suffering from trauma. We are so very pleased that Patricia will be teaching the workshop, “Women and Money” at Women At Woodstock 2019. She has many years of experience working[…]