Charlotte Lit’s Public Writing & Learning Space: Studio Two

Studio Two is Charlotte Lit’s primary writing, learning, and community space, located in room 208 the Midwood International and Cultural Center. Here’s what you need to know to use it.

Daily: Open Studio for Members in Studio Two

Please Note: Open Studio will remain open for member use. Please use social distancing, and clean your work area with the provided cleaners. 

Studio Two is available to Charlotte Lit members as “Open Studio” when not in use for other Charlotte Lit or community events (calendar below), during Midwood International & Cultural Center building hours, 7 am – 10 pm daily. The room is accessed by a passcode. (Members: you can obtain the current code by emailing or sending a text with your name to 336-926-8833.)

Open Studio Guidelines. When working in Studio Two, we ask that you share the space according to the wishes of those present. The default condition is quiet. Phone calls cannot be made when anyone else is present. Music can be played only with the consent of all, and anyone has the right to request quiet. Please put things back where they were found, and use the trash and recycle bins. We’re open to suggestions and feedback at

Reserving Studio Two for Private Events

Studio Two can be reserved for members’ private events. Here are the general guidelines:

  • The member making the request must be a Supporting or McCullers Society member.
  • For small-group meetings such as critique groups, all group members must be Charlotte Lit members (any level).
  • Generally, no fee will be charged for one-time events such as book launches. Rental fees will apply for recurring and for-fee events.
  • Charlotte Lit reserves the right to determine which requests fit Studio Two’s mission, space and time limitations.

Studio Two Calendar

Studio Two is open for members EXCEPT during the event times shown below.