SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Write / Sketch Events

These free, informal events are a great opportunity to work alongside chapter members and other creatives in a mutually supportive environment. These events are suitable for people at any level, at any project phase, from brainstorming to polishing for publication.

Interested? Please RSVP w/location in subject line to: nymetro@scbwi.org

 

BRONX LOCATIONS

MOTT HAVEN LIBRARY

Address: 321 E 140th St, Bronx, NY 10454

Time: 3:00 – 4:30 PM

Upcoming dates: This is the FIRST Bronx Write/Sketch Event!*

(*We are looking for Bronx Write/Sketch Hosts going forward – open to other times/locations for upcoming Bronx Write/Sketch events.)

Confirmed: TBD

Host/s:  TBD

 

BROOKLYN LOCATIONS

GOWANUS WHOLE FOODS

Address: 214 Third Street (Upstairs)

Time: 7-9 PM

Upcoming dates: This group typically meets every third Thursday.

 confirmed:  Nov 1,  Nov 15,  Dec 6,  Dec 20

 

Host/s: Emily Goodman

 

DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN  BARNES & NOBLE – COURT STREET

Address: 106 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM

Upcoming dates: This is a  DAYTIME Write/Sketch Event. This group typically meets every fourth Wednesday.

Confirmed:  Nov 28, Dec 5, Dec 19

Host/s: Brooke McIntyre, Heather Herron Libson

 

MANHATTAN LOCATIONS

UPPER WEST SIDE WHOLE FOODS

Address: 808 Columbus Ave (97th St.)

Time: 6-9 PM, unless otherwise noted.

Upcoming dates: This group meets the 4th Monday of the month, unless otherwise noted. 

Confirmed:
Dec 20  Thursday.  Please note different day.

Host: Adria Quiñones

 

UPPER EAST SIDE DAVID’S TEA

Address: 1124 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10065 (66th Street)

Time: 10AM-12PM

Upcoming dates: This is a  DAYTIME Write/Sketch Event. (Days vary)

Confirmed:   

Thursday Nov 29,

Thursday December 13, Monday, December 17,

Monday January 28, Tuesday January 29, Thursday Jan 31,

Friday Feb. 1,

Hosts:Erin McGill and Melissa Stoller

 QUEENS LOCATION

ARTIST & CRAFTSMAN SUPPLY – LIC

Address: 34-09 Queens Blvd. (Entryway on 34th St btwn Queens Blvd and 43rd Ave)

Time:  6-7:30 PM

Upcoming dates: 

Confirmed: TBD

Host/s: Natasha Bhagwanani

 

 

COMING NEXT: SKETCH/WRITE EVENTS IN STATEN ISLAND