SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Los Angeles Region LitMingles

About LitMingles LitMingle Calendar
 

All LitMingles are currently meeting via Zoom until further notice. Check the LitMingle Calendar for specific information about each LitMingle.

Unless noted below, LitMingles do not meet in August and may not meet in December.

Meeting dates listed are subject to change. Check the LitMingle Calendar for exact dates and topics of upcoming meetings.

Also, visit our Facebook page.

Got Questions? Contact the MINGLE-MEISTER Jennifer S. Pitts.

Taken at the annual Coordinators’ brunch, August 2019.

 

Antelope Valley Writers & Illustrators

Usually meets the second Wednesday of each month except July and December from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Panera Bread.
39403 10th St. West, Palmdale, CA 93551

Please click here to RSVP to Coordinator Nancy Whitesides

 
Burbank Writers & Illustrators

Usually meets the third Wednesday of each month from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM.
334 N. Lomita St.
Burbank, CA 91506
Free residential street parking available.

Please click here to RSVP to Coordinator Yumiko Boecher

 
Montrose Writers & Illustrators

Usually meets the second Thursday of each month except July and August from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at the Once Upon a Time Bookstore.
2207 Honolulu Ave., Montrose, CA 91020
(next door to Zeke’s)
Bookstore Phone: 818-248-9668
Free parking is available in the large lot behind the shops. Access it via the small alley next to Black Cow Cafe. Please be aware that metered parking in the area is now enforced until 8pm.

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Please click here to RSVP to Coordinator Chris Go

 
Pasadena Authors & Illustrators

Usually meets on a Saturday of each month except August from 10:15 AM to 12:00 NOON at either the Santa Catalina Branch or the Lamanda Branch of the Pasadena Library. Check the LitMingle Calendar for the location each month.

Please click here to RSVP to Coordinators Ronna Mandel & Kyle Herrman

 
Sherman Oaks Writers & Illustrators

Usually meets the second Monday of each month except July and August from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM in the Meeting Room of the Los Angeles Public Library – Sherman Oaks.
14245 Moorpark St., Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
There is parking in the lot (if you can find a spot) and unrestricted (free) parking on the nearby streets.

Please click here to RSVP to Coordinators Victoria Van Vleet & Bill Povletich

 
South Bay Writers

Usually meets the third Thursday of each month from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Panera Bread.
2733 Pacific Coast Highway, Torrance, CA 90505.
Located in the Torrance Towne Center on corner of Pacific Coast Highway and Crenshaw Boulevard. There is a large parking lot. Come early if you want to eat before the meeting.

Please click here to RSVP to Coordinator Johna Rossetti

 
Westchester Writers

Usually meets the first Wednesday of each month except July and August from 6:15 PM to 7:45 PM at the Westchester-Loyola Village Branch Library.
7114 W. Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90045
The Westchester-Loyola Village Branch Library has ample free parking in the back and on the street in front. It is also within two blocks of the Santa Monica and Los Angeles Metro bus lines. Bottled water and snacks are provided.

Please click here to RSVP to Coordinators Renee Carter & Saundra Davis

 
Westside Illustrators

Usually meets the third Monday of each month except July, August and December from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM.
445 15th St., Santa Monica, CA 90402
(A two story Spanish-style private home. 5 blocks north of Wilshire, between Montana & San Vicente.)
Free residential street parking.
Let’s enjoy a fun creative evening together & move forward in our common pursuit of making a contribution to the world of children’s illustration and literature!

Please click here to RSVP to Coordinator Carmel O’Mara-Horwitz

 
Westside Writers

Usually meets the first Wednesday of each month except July and August from 7:00 PM to 8:45 PM at the Ocean Park Branch Library.
2601 Main St., Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 458-8683
Corner of Main and Ocean Park. There is some metered parking next to the Library (check the signs carefully) and on Main Street. There is also a metered lot off Neilson, just 1 block west and a long block north.

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Please click here to RSVP to Coordinators Laurie Young & Rebecca Light

 
 
 

Check the LitMingle Calendar for exact dates and topics of upcoming meetings.