The critique groups listed below are open to children’s writers of all levels. Bring several copies of your manuscript (up to five pages) and join us! If you have never participated in a group ' feel free to sit in for a session or two. Round out your characters, round out your plot, round out your social life'
Join a critique group! For more information, contact Peggy Shallock, our Critique Group Coordinator.

SCBWI-Houston Monthly Critique Sessions
When: Before the monthly SCBWI meeting, from 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Where: Tracy Gee Community Center, 3599 Westcenter, Houston, TX 77042. 713-266-8193.
Contact: Arno Bommer

Clear Lake Area SCBWI Critique
When: 2nd and 4th Mondays at 7:30 pm
Where: Barnes & Noble (I 45 & Bay Area Blvd.)
Contact: Sara K. Joiner,

Copperfield Area SCBWI Critique

Katy Area Critique
Katy Critique Group meeting Wed. 1 p.m. at Dunns Bros. Coffee Shop in the new HEB parking lot at S. Fry Rd. and Grand Parkway
Contact: Maria Ashworth at

Montgomery County SCBWI critique group
Lone Star College – Montgomery.
Tuesdays, 5:00 – 6:30 pm, Library Conference room

August 09, 23
September 06, 20
October 04, 18
November 01, 15, 29
December 13
Contact: Charles Trevino, 281/618-5535,

New Groups Forming

Baytown Area Critique
When: Any day but Tuesday
Contact: JoAn Martin, 281/427-2713