Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Passport to Professional Meeting Series

Date(s) - 11/09/2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Get your Passport to the 2019–2020 Professional Meeting Series! 

Your Passport admits you to all Professional Meeting Series meetings at a rate of $44 for SCBWI International members and $88 for non-members. Meetings include:


October 12, 2019, “The Journey” with award-winning author-illustrator Don Tate!*

November 9, 2019, “Turn the Page” with MG/YA author Amanda Hosch

December 14, 2019, “Sensitivity Reads Panel” moderated by Ellie Peterson

January 11, 2020, “Ask a PAL Panel” and “Power of Perseverance” with Jolie Stekly

February 8, 2020, “Using Procreate!” with Jessica Peterson

March 14, 2020, “Awesome Agent Day” with Linda Camacho, Gallt & Zacker

April 4, 2020, Illustrator Videos & Panel Q&A

May 9, 2020, Agent Kevin Lewis, EMLA & Mentorship Showcase


Your Passport purchase includes: entry into all monthly meetings, early registration opportunities for agent/editor consultations, and more!

Professional Series meetings will take place at Seattle Pacific University on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. with the exception of our October Kick-off Meeting, which is at the Central Branch of the Seattle Public Library (1000 4th Ave, Seattle) so that our members can participate in the Washington State Book Award festivities that weekend.

SCBWI WWA is also pleased to offer both SCBWI Membership and Western Washington Passport Series scholarships to those who might otherwise find it difficult to afford membership or our Professional Series meetings. Apply here to enjoy a full year of monthly meetings!

Meetings are $10 for members and $15 for non-members. Entry can be purchased at the door with cash or check. You can also buy our Passport to the Professional Meeting Series for a discounted rate of $44 for members/$88 for non-members.