Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

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  • Please note: We have a guest speaker on Wednesday, October 12th. Please sign up for Promoting Your Book with Gifs and Videos with Sherene Strausberg, Award-winning filmmaker, and Emmy Nominated animator.
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  •   Hi Everyone! I hope you're all busy and being creative! Here are some SCBWI Illustrator Events from our other SCBWI Chapters that you can sign up for, join on zoom, and pursue your craft! Keep Creative and Stay Safe!   Kansas/Missouri Western Pennsylvania Southern Breeze Click Here for the event and to register.   California: North/Central - Spring Spirit 2021 - A Virtual Series - April 3-May 8th Sessions will be recorded and available to registered attendees for two weeks after each live session. Full Series of 12: $100 (Non-members - $200) Register for one session or a handful: $10 each (Non-members - $20 ea.) Join us for our spring-themed virtual series and make your characters blossom, dig deeper into craft, help your career take root, and learn how editors, art directors, and agents bring it all together to grow beautiful books. PLUS register for at least one session by April 10th and enter our drawing for a chance to receive a FREE critique paid for by SCBWI-California: North/Central with Talia Benamy - associate editor at Philomel Books, Ellice Lee - art director of Philomel Books, or Kaitlyn Leann Sanchez - agent with Red Fox Literary.   
Speakers: Talia Benamy, Amanda Bullock, Naomi Kinsman, Ellice Lee, Dr. Virginia Loh-Hagan, Andrea J. Loney, Mitali Perkins, Kaitlyn Leann Sanchez, Mina Witteman, with panel moderation by Nikki Shannon Smith Schedule: Register:
  • Check out what Equity & Inclusion is all about Please email us if you’re interested in helping on this or any other volunteer positions! We are offering three (3) one year paid SCBWI Membership scholarships —one as part of our new Equity & Inclusion Program, and two for financial duress. If you would like to be considered for one of these scholarships, please contact us for further details.  
About Us

SCBWI Region covering all of Nassau and Suffolk County on Long Island New York

Check out our past events to see the fun we had.

New events are being added regularly so check the calender often to see the fun you can have.