We may have moved online, but we’re still going strong.
Join us online for regional mixers every Monday.
Monday, March 1, 2021 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Virtual Monday Mingle: General
Monday, March 8, 2021 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Virtual Monday Mingle: Published Member Edition
Monday, March 15, 2021 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Virtual Monday Mingle: General
Monday, March 22, 2021 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Virtual Monday Mingle: Illustrator Edition
Monday, March 29, 2021 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Virtual Monday Mingle: #NY21SCBWI Conference Attendees
New England Virtual ShopTalks:
ShopTalks are $10, one hour workshops for SCBWI members presented by New England PAL members, which are presented on Tuesday nights, from 7–8 pm ET, the 4th Tuesday of every month. Registration opens about three weeks before the event and is open until the day of the event. The events are only shown live so please don’t sign up if you know you can’t attend at that time.
PAL members interested in giving a paid talk should fill out their information here: https://forms.gle/MZ1Zb8v4opsGdThA8 .
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Virtual ShopTalk: Book Marketing in the Time of COVID-19 with Valerie Bolling
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Virtual ShopTalk: The Revision Checklist with Lisa Papademetriou
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Virtual ShopTalk: Making Picture Books: An Illustrator's Perspective with Gina Perry
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Virtual ShopTalk: Soaring into Marketing with a Debut Group
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Virtual ShopTalk: I Love It, But….The Author-Editor Tango with Lesléa Newman
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Virtual ShopTalk: It's Always Time for Rhyme! with Janet Lawler
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Virtual ShopTalk: When Two is Better Than One—The Benefits of Co-authorship with Corinne Demas and Artemis Roehrig
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Virtual ShopTalk: What to Expect When You're Self-Publishing with Katie L. Carroll
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Virtual ShopTalk: KNOW THYSELF: Acknowledging your Unique Voice in Nonfiction While Keeping to the Facts with Dana Meachen Rau
Spring Agent Editor Days:
Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 8:00 am - 1:00 pm: Spring Virtual Agent Editor Day for Novels 2021
Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 8:00 am - 1:00 pm: Spring Virtual Agent Editor Day for Art and Picture Books 2021
SCBWI Digital Workshops: https://www.scbwi.org/scbwi-digital-workshops/ Free events being offered by the SCBWI to members. Registration is required.
SCBWI Digital Workshop Archive: https://www.scbwi.org/scbwi-digital-workshops-archive/ If you miss the live event (above), you can still watch it the replay for 1 month.
SCBWI Connects: https://www.scbwi.org/digital-directory-for-remote-learning-resources/. Remote teaching and learning resources
Regional Webinars: https://www.scbwi.org/regional-webinars/ This is a directory of events by different regions that are open to New England Members.
In addition to those SCBWI events and activities, there are other groups and individuals with offerings:
Writer’s Workshop with AC Gaughen: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe3vxV9Q3390-b01nHxuQcAXcDwFDnaP4D5PGGKkZRAVfvCow/viewform?fbzx=6003360775867409326
Virtual Events from The Writers Loft: https://www.thewritersloft.org/covid
Julie Hedlund is also offering workshops. Some free, some paid: https://mailchi.mp/juliehedlund/picturebookcharactertransformation-660945?e=3dfc728fae
Highlights is also offering some online workshops: https://www.highlightsfoundation.org/upcoming-workshops/https://www.highlightsfoundation.org/upcoming-workshops/If you are aware of other events and activities in New England, please let us know and we would be happy to publicize them.