Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Welcome to Iowa

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Writing can seem like an individual sport, but it truly takes a team. Our region offers state-wide
conferences and local events that feature lessons on craft; industry advice; and connections to great agents, art directors, editors, and authors. Most importantly, you’ll have the opportunity to meet

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News & Events Blog

2018 Events

Adventures in Non-Fiction-Spring 2018

April 7, 2018

Hiawatha Community Center. Hiawatha, Iowa

2018 SCBWI Iowa Illustrator Group Exhibition

July 1, 2018- August 14, 2018

Urbandale Public Library Art Gallery. Urbandale, IA

Grow Your Picture Book Garden

August 11, 2018

Drake University. 2507 University Avenue. Des Moines, IA

Novel Day Conference

October 6, 2018

Gravitate. 318 5th Street, West Des Moines

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