SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

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Coming Up…


Mentorship & Contest MG and YA authors with close to query-ready manuscripts: Enter to win a six month mentorship with author Nicole Maggi. Entry period: February 14, 2020 – March 27, 2020


Writers Day Pre-Event Masterclass Join us on the Friday before Writers Day for a Masterclass with Harold Underdown. The Masterclass is sold out, but you can sign up for the waiting list. March 27, 2020


Writers Day Save the date for keynote presentations, breakout sessions, contests, manuscript reviews, and pitches to agents. Register now! March 28, 2020


Down the Rabbit Hole Join us aboard the Pacific Surf Liner from Union Station to San Juan Capistrano for a creative field trip for writers and illustrators. Registration opens Sunday, February 23. May 17, 2020


LitMingles are great places to meet local authors and illustrators – people like you who share your interests and goals. At these free events, you’ll have the chance to network, make friends, and get connected. Check the LitMingle Calendar for this month’s meetings.



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