Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

South Florida Meetings

SCBWI South Florida

Free Monthly Meetings for Members

West Boca Library*

18685 State Road 7

Boca Raton, FL 33498

On the west side of 441, between Yamato and Clint Moore

*All meetings are at this library unless otherwise specified.

To be put on a mailing list for information about future meetings,

contact Mindy Alyse Weiss:

Joyce Sweeney


Saturday, August 20, 2022

12:30 pm – 2:30 PM

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Glades Road Library

20701 95th Ave S.  

Boca Raton, FL 33434


Join author, mentor, and agent Joyce Sweeney for an amazing two hours where you’ll learn how to add tension and suspense to take your novels and picture books to the next level.

SCBWI Florida

Safety Protocols

Free Face-to-Face Meetings

The following protocols have been developed based on CDC guidelines,

requirement and recommendations from SCBWI headquarters,

and taking into consideration the requirements of our various meeting facilities.

  1. 1. Please wear a mask.
  2. 2. We highly recommend that those who attend be vaccinated or have a negative test before attending.
  3. 3. If you are not feeling well, please be considerate of others and do not attend the meeting.
  4. 4. If you are unable to attend a face-to-face meeting, remember, we will have Virtual Free Meetings every other month.
  5. 5. Masks and hand sanitizer will be available at each Free Meeting location.

If you have any questions about these protocols, please email us at Thank you for following our protocols to help ensure the health and safety of our faculty and participants. While SCBWI Florida has COVID-19 precautions and procedures established for our events, please know that you assume all risks associated with attending any in-person gathering. 



Watch the Free Virtual Meeting page for our October 2022 event
and December Annual Virtual Round Table Holiday Extravaganza!