• SCBWI-IL Networks provide free, drop-in programming monthly in a city or town near you.  Writing, illustrating and diversity netwotks arr open to both members and non-members. They focus on the craft and business of children's storytelling. Come and see what our creative community is all about!
  • Online registration begins April 7th at www.illinois.scbwi.org   
  • Read the current issue of the Prairie Wind, the newsletter of SCBWI-Illinois.
  • For this Postcard Initiative, we’ll focus on marketing and mailing postcards to buyers in the children’s book and media industry. With that intention, there will be 4 target dates for finished art . Finished art will be posted 4 times a year on a closed Facebook group page for all members and contributors to view. Contact Terri Murphy illinois-ic@scbwi.org for more information
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Click HERE for our April 2017 Spring Book Bounty.

Click HERE to sign up for our SCBWI-IL Book Bounty E-Bulletin.