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2017 Chapter Meetings & Events

Unless otherwise noted below, we meet at the Des Plaines Public Library on the second and last Mondays of the month from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Meetings feature either group critiques or special programs of interest to romance writers. You’re welcome to attend two meetings without obligation to join. Please note that meeting dates are subject to change due to holidays or special events.

Learn more about joining Chicago-North RWA.

Jan 9 7:30p-9:30pHoliday PartyTap House Grille
Jan 30 7:00pGroup CritiqueArlington Hts
Feb 13Allie Pleiter7:00 pThe Chunky MethodDes Plaines
Feb 27 7:00pGroup CritiqueDes Plaines
Mar 13Kathy Thigpen (pen name Regina Bryant)7:00pWhen Stuck, Shop!Des Plaines
Mar 27 7:00pGroup CritiqueDes Plaines
Apr 10Jen Stevenson7:00pFinding Your Voice: Fan Mail From the FutureDes Plaines
Apr 24 7:00pGroup CritiqueDes Plaines
May 8 7:00pHot NightDes Plaines
May 30 7:00pGroup CritiqueDes Plaines
Jun 12Carrie Lofty7:00pPitch Master ClassArlington Hts
Jun 26 7:00pGroup CritiqueDes Plaines
Jul 10   
Jul 31 7:00pRWA Nationals in Review 
Aug 14Sarah Anderson7:00pTBA 
Aug 28   
Sep 11Ruth KaufmanDiscoverability for Self-Published Authors 
Sep 25   
Oct 9 7:00p  
Oct 30 7:00pGroup CritiqueArlington Hts
Nov 13   
Nov 27 7:00pGroup CritiqueArlington Hts
Dec 11