Anniversary Party

Anniversary_Avatar_FinalJoin us in celebrating our first year of programming on June 8th! We will be holding the event at the Vermillion Art Gallery in Capitol Hill from 4-7pm. Purchase tickets at the link below! 

Purchase Tickets

$15 – Support a Writer’s Workshops Participant
$25 – Support LGBT Programming
$50 – Support Access to Creative Equity in WA State Prisons

The event will include:

  • Featured readings and presentations from the literary programs of Old Growth Northwest
  • A Writing On The Wall installation
  • A raffle event to fundraise for the upcoming year
  • Dessert and appetizers 


  • To support future programming, you may purchase raffle tickets (five for $3) at the Anniversary Party.
  • To donate a raffle item, please contact Erin Fried at 

Book Drive:

  • In support of our partner, University Beyond Bars, we are holding a book drive for students of our prison workshops. Books will be donated to the University Beyond Bars library for use by students at Monroe Correctional Complex.
  • Please bring books from home or from our Wish List to the Anniversary Party
  • Each book will earn you five raffle tickets!

Spring Editions of POPLORISH and Sten·o will be available in print! 









A big thank you for support from local businesses and non-profits! 

Donations of raffle items

SanctuaryArt Smith
UniversityBookstore ElliotBay






In kind support







Partner organizations

UBB RawLove
LiteracySource Bayview