Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Writing for Children 101 for 2020 2021 SD Chapter Writing Class

Date(s) - 09/10/2020 - 11/23/2020
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Have you ever dreamed of writing for kids?

If you’ve ever dreamed of writing a children’s book, but don’t know quite where to begin, our class “Writing for Children 101” may be perfect for you.

This class meets before every chapter meeting from noon-1:55 p.m., October through April. It covers plotting, dialogue and characters, as well as finding an agent,

writing a query and/or cover letter and finding the right publisher. Also included are monthly critiques of students’ work. By the end of the class, participants

should have a work ready to send out. Cost is $40 for members and $50 for nonmembers. It is strongly recommended that students also purchase a

Season Ticket as the meetings serve as classes. Register for the class below.


WHEN: Starts in October 10th and runs through April 10, 2021, the on the second Saturday of these months from noon-1:55 p.m.

COST: $40.00 for members, $50.00 for non-members.  Registration closes December 12th.

HOW: Register below.  This will be an live on-line only class.

QUESTIONS: Email your questions to Patricia Buckley at

To register for a Season Ticket to the September 2020 through April 2021 Chapter Meetings, click here