• We'll buy your lunch and treat you to wonderful speakers, so you can buy new books by our members!  Registration for the luncheon is required. Please register at the bottom of this page. The luncheon is free for SCBWI members; $25 for non-members. The Autograph Party is free and open to the public.  FREE MEMBER LUNCHEON:  10:00 – 10:30 Check-in 10:30 – 10:45 Welcome 10:45 – 11:30 Casey Valiant: Social Media. Casey will guide us through the major social media platforms to help us understand their differences and how we can engage with our book sellers and buyers in a way that feels comfortable. 11:30 – 12:15 Jeff Stone: Decade in the Middle Grade Game. Jeff has been a full-time children’s novelist for more than 10 years. Come learn about his unique entry into publishing; how he planned and pitched both middle-grade series; how he’s kept up the energy to write 10 connected books; NYC and foreign publishing tales; Hollywood tales; funniest/best/worst parts of being a full-time author; school visits in the USA and abroad; marketing and publicity; and what he’s writing now. 12:15 – 1:15 Lunch/Doorprizes 1:15 - 1:45 Kristi Valiant hands over Regional Advisor position to Jenifer Heidorn AUTOGRAPH PARTY: 2:00 –  4:00 Doors open to the public for the Autograph Party 2:15 Panel on picture books by signers 2:45 Demonstration by illustrators 3:15 Panel on MG/YA by signers 4:00 Signing ends 


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Upcoming Events in Indiana

  Character Development Retreat – 11/6/2015 – 11/8/2015