About Us

The Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators Central-Coastal California Region provides programs and services for Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Kern counties. We are a warm and welcoming group focused on craft and professional support. Programs include an annual Writers' Day and Writers' Retreat, bi-annual Illustrators Day …

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October 15, 2016
Writers' Day
Thousand Oaks
Registration opens August 1

December 11, 2016
Holiday Party
1549Sycamore ​Canyon Road -  Santa Barbara
More Info to Come!


January 13-15, 2017
Writers' Retreat
Santa Barbara

April 29, 2017
Workshop – Robin LaFevers
San Luis Obispo
Registration Opens February 1, 2017!

Traveling Sketchbook
Currently en route