Individual Chapter meeting cost: $10.00 for SCBWI members, $25.00 for nonmembers. Each monthly meeting will have its own link to check for those click San Diego Chapter Meeting Details | California: San Diego – SCBWI
Virtual Only: HOME SWEET HOME Season Ticket September through April Meetings $60.00 for SCBWI Int’l Members, and $90.00 for Non-Members. HOME SWEET HOME 2023 2024 Season Ticket is VIRTUAL ONLY – SCBWI
Hybrid: SAVE-ME-A-SEAT Season Ticket is Virtual September through December and In-Person (or Virtual-your choice) January through April $80.00 for SCBWI Int’l Members, and $110.00 for Non-Members. Save-Me-a-Seat 2023 2024 Season Ticket HYBRID – SCBWI
To purchase click HOME SWEET HOME 2023 2024 Season Ticket is VIRTUAL ONLY – SCBWI
September 9th - Erika DiPasquale, Assistant Editor at HarperKids, Topic: What Happens Once Your Submission Lands in An Editor’s Inbox: Inside One Assistant Editor’s Head on Submissions, Query Letters, Rejections, Acquisitions, and More
Registration is closed for September meeting.
October 21st - Bibi Lewis, agent Ethan Ellenberg Literary Agency, Topic: The Business of Books
Registration is closed for the October Meeting
November 18th - Esther Cajahuaringa, Editor, Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, Topic:Perfecting Your Pitch (with Examples from Season Ticket Holders) Registration is closed for this eventI
December 9th - Debut Authors and Illustrators - Topic: Lessons Learned on the Path to Publication For more info and to register click: https://www.scbwi.org/events/December-9th-chapter-meeting-lessons-learned-on-the-path-to-publication
To purchase this Season Ticket click Save-Me-a-Seat 2023 2024 Season Ticket HYBRID – SCBWI
Due to limited seating, there will not be any individual in-person meeting tickets sold.
In-person Location TBA to those who purchase the Hybrid: Save Me A Seat Season Ticket
January 20th - Mary E. Pearson, Author, Topic: Perseverance—Navigating the Pitfalls and Long Haul of Writing a Novel For more info and to register click: https://www.scbwi.org/events/jan202024-meeting-m-e-pearson
February 17th - Kelly Delaney, Editor, Crown Books for Young Readers; Meredith Gimbel, Illustrator; and Meeg Pincus, Author, Topic: Crafting Authentic, Historically Marginalized Voices in Picture Books For more info and to register click: https://www.scbwi.org/events/feb172024meeting-marginalized-voices-in-pbs
March 16th - Kelly Sonnack, Agent, Andrea Brown Literary, Topic: How to Craft a Captivating Query Letter (with Examples from Season Ticket Holders) For more info and to register click: https://www.scbwi.org/events/march16th-meeting-kelly-sonnack-agent
April 13th - Lilly Ghahremani, Agent, Full Circle Literary, Topic TBA
SAN DIEGO REGION REFUND POLICY
Chapter Meetings, MayFest, and Intensives, refunds will be decided on a case-by-case basis. Any refund will be minus Stripe fees and any other expenses. No refunds 1 month before the event, because all events are being recorded and available for viewing for 30 days after the event.
Critiques and Mentorships, no refunds because the payment is already promised to the faculty.