Writing Retreat

If you are a writer looking for inspiration, register for our Writing Retreat on Tuesday through Thursday, Oct. 17-19 in the Allerton Mansion.

In collaboration with the University of Illinois’ Department of English and Writers Workshop, this three-day, two-night retreat will offer specialized workshops, one-on-one writing services, networking opportunities and mindfulness workshops to help inspire creativity. Whether you are in the middle of a project or looking to get started, Allerton provides a perfect, peaceful place to focus your passion for writing!

Find a detailed schedule of events here.

$250/person. Register here by 5 p.m. Oct. 6. All sales are final.

Hotel rooms are available at a discounted rate of $110/night plus tax. Call 217-333-3287 to make a reservation.

If you will need disability-related accommodations in order to participate, please email Hannah Foran at hforan2@illinois.edu.


Oct 17 - 19 2023


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Oct 17 - 19 2023
  • Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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