SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

NEWS AND EVENTS: April 2017

April Events:

We have some exciting events in April, including the San Antonio Book Festival and the TLA conference. Check out the upcoming events, and don’t forget to register for the Austin Conference. Also, our Book Bin raffle is well underway. Don’t miss out on great prizes (did we mention free membership?). Click here for more about the book raffle

April 8  San Antonio Book Festival – Come show your support for our local authors. For more details about the event, check out their webpage, here. 

April 19-22  Texas Library Association (TLA) in San Antonio – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED. Email swtexas@scbwi.org if you would like to help.

May 6 – Picture Book Salon – WIP/Revision – Great Preperation for the Austin Conference! (10-Noon) Location TBD. 

May 20 -21 – Austin Conference – REGISTRATION NOW OPEN – For more information, and to register, here

Member News!!! We’re proud to announce that member Lupe Ruize Flores is one of the winners of the 2017 VIA Poetry on the Move contest. Congratulations, Lupe! Her poem “El Gallo-the Rooster,” will be posted on all VIA Metropolitan Transit buses along with the accompanying art for the entire month of April, which is also Poetry Month.

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