Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Authentic Voices Writing Retreat

Date(s) - 05/15/2020 - 05/17/2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 am

El Western
4787 US 287 - Ennis, MT 59729

Join SCBWI in lovely Ennis, Montana, for a writing retreat that focus on perfecting your own voice–in your pitch and in your stories.

Guest faculty member Talia Benamy is an associate editor at Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Books for Young Readers. Talia will lead us through craft discussions as well as her insights into the publishing marketplace. For more information about Talia, visit

When: May 15-17, 2020

Location: El Western in Ennis, Montana
To reserve a room, visit

*Please note the new SCBWI policy due to the recent Coronavirus situation. During this period of public health concerns, SCBWI had modified its cancellation/refund policy as follows:  If you are sick and cannot attend an event, you will be able to receive a full tuition refund up until the day of the event so that you can stay home, take care of yourself, and prevent the spread of illness.  This policy is in effect until September 1, 2020.   Be well.