The Loft Literary Center
The Loft offers far more than award-winning writing classes. Learn more about our latest offerings below.
The visiting author lineup for the Loft's Wordplay, presented by St. Catherine University and Star Tribune, is now available. More than 100 authors are coming to town—save the dates (May 11–12, 2019) and be there to celebrate with us! Registration opens March 14 for Loft members.
The Loft's Young Writers' Program is back with week-long classes for youth ages 6–17 starting the weeks of July 8, 15, 22, and 29.
This winter, the Loft presents Needs—a series of linked classes and events around the basics in each of our lives. Learn more on our Needs page.
Loft creative writing classes take place online and in-person and are offered to youth and adults. All classes are designed to help you reach your goals. Explore our upcoming offerings and find your next chance to learn, connect, and grow.
This Winter/Spring, our theme for classes and events is Needs. Learn more about those offerings and how you can take part below.
Loft Summer Youth classes are now also available!
Upcoming Loft Events
The Loft hosts numerous events throughout the year. Take a look at our upcoming offerings and plan your next visit.