Write in the Middle Creative Writing Summer Camp

Write in the Middle Creative Writing Summer Camp

Join us for a creative writing summer camp! We welcome students entering grades 6, 7, 8, and 9 for a week of fun-filled activities. Nature journaling, pottery, poetry, historic tours…

Lenten Organ and Poetry Series

Lenten Organ and Poetry Series

The Community Church of Vero Beach is hosting an Organ and Poetry Series that will take place on Thursdays during Lent at 11 am. Our very own Sean Sexton will…

Laura’s Sesame Cookies

Laura’s Sesame Cookies

Guests to Laura’s home would often be given some of her homemade sesame cookies. These are delicious!! Ingredients: 2 sticks of butter at room temperature 1 cup of sugar 1…

Terry K. Hunter Exhibition and Workshop

Terry K. Hunter Exhibition and Workshop

One of our partners, the Gifford Historical Museum and Cultural Center, is a sponsor of Terry K. Hunter’s Black History Month exhibition and artistic workshop. From January 8 to February…

The Literary Heart of Indian River County

Save the historic house and support literary programs that nurture passion for writing

Mission: The Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation is dedicated to preserving the author’s home and nurturing writers through a series of literary offerings including writers groups, summer camps, workshops, and poetry festivals.

Vision: Honoring writer Laura (Riding) Jackson’s belief in the promise of language by creating community through the literary arts.