Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

We’re Social. You?

Interested in writing and/or illustrating books for children?

Seeking a critique group for helpful feedback on your work?

Looking for a speaker for your bookstore, school or library?

We can help!

The Louisiana/Mississippi Chapter of SCBWI meets in various cities around the two states. Click on Events to find one

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Picture Book Workshop with Leslie Helakoski (Sat., Nov. 16, Lafayette, LA): Have a story for kids? Join us for "Structure and Voice, Rhyme and Revision" picture book workshop with award-winning author and illustrator Leslie Helakoski. Registration Is Open! View Details >

Picture Book Boot Camp with Leslie Staub (Sat., Nov. 23, New Orleans, LA): "NOLA Revision Boot Camp: From Page to the Book." This workshop is Advanced Level with Golden Kite Honoree & Judge, Leslie Staub. We'll look at your manuscript scene by scene in the form of a 32-page Picture Book! Registration Is Open!  View Details >

SCBWI Webinars from around the states: SCBWI offers webinars across the regions in the US and abroad. Webinar List >

For upcoming events around the La/Ms Region, view our Event Calendar.
For general information on meetings, click Network Meets + General Info.