Midsouth Socials and Meetups

Midsouth socials are free and open to members and nonmembers alike, to form community in the region.

Are you a Midsouth Social Director who needs to add your local event to the calendar? If so, CLICK HERE!

Midsouth Regional Social Directors

Laura Ayo
Nell Campbell
Amy Beaman
Shannon Stocker
Charles Suddeth
Amy Murrell
Dawn Young

Knoxville: Laura Ayo

Lexington: Nell Campbell

Louisville: Amy Beaman and Shannon Stocker

Louisville: Charles Suddeth

Memphis: Amy Murrell

Nashville: Dawn Young



6 — Louisville In-person Social 

Time: 5-7 PM ET

Location: Barnes & Noble's Cafe, 801 South Hurstbourne Parkway (near I-64), Louisville, KY

Cost: Free

For more information, contact: Charles Suddeth at csuddeth@iglou.com

17 – Louisville Online Social

Time: 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM ET

Location: online using Google Meets

Cost: Free

For more information, contact: Shannon Stocker at shannonstocker@me.com or Amy Beaman at amy@amybeaman.com


2 — Central Kentucky (Lexington Area) Gathering

Time: 10:30 am - 12:15 pm ET

Location: Tates Creek Branch of the Lexington Public Library, Small Conference Room

Cost: Free

For more information, contact: Nell Campbell at nellktcampbell@gmail.com

2 – Midsouth Illustrator Holiday Bookswap

Time: 11 AM-1 PM CT

It's time for our annual holiday book swap, dirty Santa style! Bring your favorite illustrated book and a brunch goody to share.

To RSVP (as well as for the location and other details), refer to Mary's email or to the Midsouth Illustrators Facebook group page

Or contact: Mary Uhles at midsouth-ic@scbwi.org