Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

South Florida Meetings

South Florida SCBWI Events


Save the date for upcoming events! All meetings are on the 3rd Saturday of the month from 12:00 – 2:00 pm at the West Boca Library (see address below) unless otherwise stated. 

These are FREE for SCBWI members


No January Meeting

Our annual Regional Conference will take place Jan. 18-20 at the Sheraton Miami Hotel.

Please click HERE for information and to register for the conference.



February 16: 10:30 – 12:30 TBA

March 23: Jonathan Rosen – 10:30 – 12:30

April 6: TBA

May 18: Lorin Oberweger – Putting Poetry in Your Prose

August: Gail Shepherd (we’ll announce which Sat. soon)

November 16: Dianne Ochiltree


Contact Mindy Alyse Weiss to RSVP, if you have questions, or want to receive e-mail updates:


RSVPs are encouraged to help plan the meeting . . .

but nobody will be turned away at the door.


West Boca Library

18685 State Road 7    Boca Raton, FL 33498

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

I hope you’ll hang out with us after the Boca Raton meetings at Panera Bread in the Mission Bay Plaza on the N.W. corner of Glades and 441: 20437 State Road 7, Boca Raton, FL 33498. It’s near Glades Road, a little to the right of Office Max.