Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

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Welcome to SCBWI Inland Northwest! We have approximately 100 SCBWI members living throughout eastern Washington and North Idaho, with the highest percentage in the Spokane area.

There are several ways to connect with our community. Don’t forget to log in, many features and resources are accessible to members only.

1. Email your Local Coordinator (found on our homepage) to find out about critique groups, workshops, and other events close to home. If you don’t see a coordinator for your area, email your Regional Advisor.

2. Create an SCBWI member profile. Log on, visit: My Home/Edit Profile, and add your details.

3. Be sure the email address listed in your profile is current.

4. Add and to your “Safe Senders” list so our emails aren’t mistakenly sent to your spam folder. You can view our newsletter, Creative Currents, by clicking the Newsletter link on the right.

5. Follow us on social media.  Let us know you’re an Inland Northwest member and what you’re working on. We’ll follow you back!


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I look forward to meeting you at an upcoming event!

Rachel Hamby
Regional Advisor
SCBWI Inland Northwest