Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

About Us

The Kansas / Missouri SCBWI region is a vibrant, dedicated and welcoming community of children’s book writers and illustrators.


Future Conference Dates:
2020: November 6-8
2021: November 5-7




What's coming up in the region for 2019? Click on highlighted events to the left - or visit the Events link at the right - for details on upcoming regional events and for online registration. If you are an SCBWI member, please log in first to receive member discounts.   Attention Illustrators!  Check out our two new items on the green menu bar:  The Middle of the Map 2019 Artwork Contest and the 2020 Illustrator Mentorship application!