The SCBWI-Los Angeles chapter is proud to represent the birth place of SCBWI. Many generous, talented and visionary individuals in the field of children's literature, education and entertainment, have resided within its boundaries over the years, and many more such individuals are still to come.
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L.A. Region Events & More:
New Mentorship Contest: March 1-31, 2015 – win a 6 month Mentorship for an Illustrator or Author/Illustrator.
L.A. Times Festival of Books: April 18-19, 2015 – book signing opportunity.
Registration is now open for Volunteers and for PAL and Full members for Book Signings
Down The Rabbit Hole: On hiatus until May 2016 – creative field trip for writers and illustrators.
Registration opens in February, 2016.
Peer2Peer Critiquenic: June – a free, members-only, critique picnic.
Registration opens in April.
Working Writer’s Retreat: Sept 11-13, 2015 – 3-day, 2-night intense revision retreat ending in a first page pitch session.
Registration opens May 16 at noon.
Sue Alexander Grant for the WWR: Oct 1 – Nov 30 – win free tuition and a guaranteed seat at this popular retreat.
New B-I-C Retreat: April 1-3, 2016 – 3 days of your butt in a chair working on your craft.
Registration opens October/November.
L.A. Region Listserv: Questions, discussions, announcements, and more. Members-only.
We hope you take advantage of all the great networking, learning and fun that SCBWI has to offer.