SCBWI Canada West (Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators) is holding its third annual conference for children's writers and illustrators, WestCwic 2011, on Saturday May 28 2011, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, at the Holiday Inn Express (Metrotown) in Burnaby.
Guest speakers include: Teresa Bubela, Art Director, Orca Book Publishers; Eileen Cook, author; Christi Howes, editor, Orca Book Publishers; Jared Hunt, writer and editor; Crystal J. Stranaghan, writer; Kari-Lynn Winters, writer.
Manuscript consultations and portfolio consultations are available. For further details about the conference, go to www.scbwicanada.org/west . --- Ken Kilback