NJ SCBWI Annual Conference – Documents for Artists^M

-Posted on: May 1, 2019

Hello Illustrators!

We have a mild reputation for misplacing important papers. To help keep all of us organized, here are two important documents:

Juried Art Show

Portfolio Showcase

If you have any questions, my name is Barbara DiLorenzo, and I …

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Pre-Conference Coffee Social – With Tami & Laura^M

-Posted on: April 28, 2019

Get ready for the NJ SCBWI Annual Conference!

Date: May 15, 2019

Location: Grain & Bakery: cafe serving breads, sandwiches & quiches, plus coffee, amid minimalist, pale-wood decor.

Address700 North Ave, Garwood, NJ 07027

Time: 12:00- 2:00 …

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LOCAL BOOKSHELF: NJSCBWI Author and Illustrator Showcase^M

-Posted on: February 23, 2019

We are so proud to offer a new feature: LOCAL BOOKSHELF: NJSCBWI Author and Illustrator Showcase!

Our first author is Tami Charles, keynote speaker for NJ SCBWI June 2018 Conference.

Check out her interview here.


Would like to

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Upcoming Events in Neighboring Chapters^M

-Posted on: January 28, 2019

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2019 NJ SCBWI Conference registration is now closed.^M

-Posted on: December 29, 2018

Spring is here, and our annual conference is around the corner, June 1-2, at the New Brunswick Hyatt. Registration is now closed. If you want to check the schedule or faculty bios, you can still see the information here:

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NJ SCBWI is about to receive a new logo!^M

-Posted on: November 20, 2018

We are so proud of all the logo submissions that came in for the NJ SCBWI Logo Contest. Since we love you all so much, we couldn’t judge this contest ourselves. (Or we’d end up with 52 logos–one for every …

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Fall Craft Weekend – Update to the Schedule^M

-Posted on: November 1, 2018

Hello authors + illustrators!

We are getting so excited for Fall Craft Weekend coming up in a week!
We’ve had a few last-minute alterations to the schedule, which has been updated on a previous post, as well as listed here.…

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HOW TO SUCCEED AT NaNoWriMo (a free event sponsored by NJ SCBWI)^M

-Posted on: October 22, 2018

Hillsborough Library
379 South Branch Road, Hillsborough
Saturday Oct. 20, 2018 

1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Every November, thousands of children’s book writers pledge to write a novel during National Novel Writing Month – NaNoWriMo. Spend an afternoon with published

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Call to Creative Writers! Serendipity Literary Agency 9th Annual Young Adult Discovery Contest^M

-Posted on: October 15, 2018

Serendipity Literary Agency is proud to announce the start of our 9th Annual Young Adult Discovery Contest. Held during November, National Novel Writing Month, it is meant to encourage the aspiring YA author to get started on that novel by …

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Call to Illustrators-SCBWI NJ Fall Craft Weekend!^M

-Posted on: October 2, 2018

I have a soft spot for this event.
I met my editor for QUINCY here.
It’s also where I took a workshop with Darlene Beck Jacobson, author of WHEELS OF CHANGE-where she gave me insight into how to be a …

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