Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Area Meetings and Upcoming Events

*Note: All monthly meetings in our region are free and open to the public. 



are held the fourth Monday of the month at 7:00 at the Sharonville Library, 10980 Thornview Dr., Cincinnati, unless otherwise noted.

Next meeting: 

November 25: Burning Questions: Come to the meeting with any questions you have on publishing, writing, marketing, query letters, first pages, etc. We’ll do our best to answer them.




are held on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 7:00 pm at the Upper Arlington Library, 2800 Tremont Rd., Columbus, unless otherwise noted.

Next meeting:

*There will be no November meeting, but please join us

December 4: 7:00-8:30 pm at the *Lane Road Library, 1945 Lane Road, Upper Arlington. Holiday Gathering. Mix and mingle with old friends and new. We’ll also be choosing the winner of the Rejection Bingo game! *Please bring a treat to share.



are held on the first Tuesday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Dayton Main Library downtown, 215 East Third St., Conference Room 3A, 3rd Floor, unless otherwise noted.

Next meeting: 

November 5: Speaker Tracy Vonder Brink, magazine editor and author.

December 3: Holiday social, 6:30-8:30 pm, Old Scratch Pizza, 812 South Patterson Blvd., Dayton. Join us for pizza and social time and let’s get to know each other a bit better. Also, bring a WRAPPED book to participate in our book swap. The book may be new or gently used. Ideally the book should be a children’s/YA book, have something to do with the craft of writing, or surprise us with something else writing related.