• Learn ​from ​the ​amazing ​talent ​grown ​right ​here ​in ​Michigan! ​ This ​will ​be ​a ​jam-packed ​one ​day ​conference ​held ​at ​ Thompson-Shore ​in ​Dexter, ​Michigan ​on ​Saturday, ​October ​3, ​ 2015. ​Open ​to ​all ​who ​are ​interested ​in ​creating ​literature ​ for ​children, ​it ​includes ​a ​limited ​number ​of ​onsite ​portfolio  ​reviews ​and ​written ​editorial ​critiques. ​It ​is ​going ​to ​be ​ an ​event ​that ​blossoms ​with ​enrichment, ​community, ​and ​fun. ​ Join ​us! For information regarding the Homegrown Talent Conference access the links below! Homegrown Talent Faculty Homegrown Talent Schedule of the Day Homegrown Talent Critiques Homegrown Talent Portfolio Reviews Homegrown Talent First Pages Homegrown Talent Scholarship Opportunities Need a Hotel? Conference will be held at Thomson-Shore: a book publisher, printer, and distributor 7200 Joy Road Dexter, Michigan 48130 (Thomson-Shore is a 100% employee owned book publisher, printer, and distributor located in Dexter, Michigan. The venue lies 18 minutes west of the heart of Ann Arbor, an hour and a half east of Kalamazoo, two hours from central Grand Rapids, and five or so from da' UP, eh.) Register HERE!  

The strength of SCBWI lies in its individual members. Whether you are a creator, publisher, reviewer, librarian, bookseller, educator, or simply someone with a love of literature and a desire to see the best in the hands of children, we invite you to get to know us better.



Current SCBWI-MI Events:


Meet-Ups – no charge, regular events at locations around Michigan


Talent Showcase: Let us help promote your work on the chapter's website!


Click HERE to Register for the Homegrown Talent Fall Conference – October 3. Sign up today!!!!!!


The 2014 Webinar Series Library: From Manuscript to Submission. Register for our four session virtual classroom experience.


Other Industry-Related Events Around the Great State of Michigan:


Book Beat Bookstore of Oak Park, MI presents:

Dual Book Launch on Sunday, August 31stWong Herbert Yee, Denise Brennan-Nelson & Ruth McNally Barshaw


Got news to share? A new release to celebrate? Contact Debbie HERE 



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