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Event Listing - Whidbey Institute

  • Vortex Shared Cabin – $180.00
  • Vortext Large Single Cabin – $420.00
  • Vortext Queen Cabin – $300.00
  • Vortext Queen Room – $420.00
  • Vortext Shared Double Room – $150.00
  • Vortext Shared Triple Room – $150.00
  • Vortext Single Cabin – $300.00
  • Vortext Small Single Room – $240.00
  • Vortext Standard Single Room – $360.00

Date & Time Details: Guests staying at the Whidbey Institute may checkin and register from 2 to 7 pm in the lobby of Thomas Berry Hall on Thursday, April 30th. Hedgebrook staff will welcome you with your registration packet and show you to your accommodations. For those staying offsite, you may come Thomas Berry Hall to register Thursday between 2 and 7 pm or Friday morning after 7:30. If you plan to stay at the Whidbey Institute Thursday night, please arrange your travel so that you arrive no later than 7 pm.

Address: 6449 Old Pietila Road, Clinton, WA 98236

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VORTEXT: a women’s writing salon

April 30 - May 3, 2020

Use this form for lodging registration only. To register for Vortext, visit this link.

VORTEXT is an extraordinary weekend salon at the famed Whidbey Institute, led by renowned women writers.

The program, now in its ninth year, gives women writers the opportunity to connect in diverse and powerful small-group workshops. Writers also enjoy dynamic keynotes and discussions about opportunities and challenges for women who write, as well as several open mics over the course of the weekend.

Join us to share meals, conversation and community in a stunningly beautiful setting.

Hedgebrook is a global community of women writers and people who seek extraordinary books, poetry, plays, films and music by women. A literary nonprofit, our mission is to support visionary women writers whose stories and ideas shape our culture now and for generations to come.



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