Previous Events

Second Annual QueryFest

Date: May 18, 2022

Time: 6:30Pm-8pm

Location: Zoom

We’re delighted to announce the chapter’s second annual QueryFest! A true member perk, three leading editors and agents will be joining us to discuss the newest trends in publishing and …

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Past, Present, and Future: Pushing the Boundaries in Historical Mysteries.

Date: April 20, 2022

Time: 6:30pm-8pm

Location: Zoom

Join Susan Elia MacNeal, Richie Narvaez and Kathleen Kalb as they discuss the current state of historical mysteries. Should you be writing series or standalones? How do you balance the …

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Marketing Primer, Part II: Getting the Word Out

Date: March 16, 2022

Time: 6:30pm-8pm

Location: Zoom

It’s all well and good to write a book and get it published but if no one knows about it, you’ll never sell a copy, other than to friends and …

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Marketing Primer, Part 1: Designing Ads and then Advertising them on Facebook

Date: February 16, 2022

Time: 6:30pm-8pm

Location: Zoom

In this informative marketing session, Sarah Burr, a social media-savvy, prolific author and one of our chapter’s newest board members, will offer valuable tips on how to design an eye-catching …

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Bi-Coastal Anthology Presentation

Date: January 29, 2022

Time: 2:00PM-3:30PM EST

Location: Zoom

                Come join us for a Sisters in Crime event we’re very excited about. Sisters in Crime Tri-State New York and San Diego …

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Jan. 19, 2022: Open Mic Night

Date: January 19, 2022

Time: 6:30pm-8pm

Location: Zoom

Join us for our annual Open Mic Night, and members read for their published and unpublished works! Kathleen Kalb, Catherine Maiorisi, Mally Becker, Sarah Burr, Cathi Stoler, Nancy Good, Ursula Renee, Constance Meccarello, Peggy Katalinich, Nina Mansfield, Catherine Siemann, and Lori …

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Dec. 15, 2021: A Conversation with Edgar Winner Joanna Shaffhausen

Date: December 15, 2021

Time: 6:30pm-7:30pm

Location: Zoom

Edgar Winner Joanna Shaffhausen will be joining us as our guest of honor for a conversation about all things writing. So please join us to toast the end of 2021 …

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Nov. 17, 2021: This Call is Being Recorded

Date: November 17, 2021

Time: 6:30pm-8pm

Location: Zoom

Looking to transform your written conversations into riveting, believable dialogue? In this fascinating program, two defense attorneys, formerly with the District Attorney’s office, will play and read actual phone calls …

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For our monthly meeting on October 20th at 6:30 pm, fellow sib Edgar-nominated Mariah Fredericks will be talking with the best-selling and award-winning author Elizabeth Kerri Mahon about her new …

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Oct. 3, 2021: Brooklyn Book Festival

Date: October 3, 2021

Time: 10am-5pm

Location: Brooklyn Borough Hall

Stop by table #427 at the Brooklyn Book Festival! Our anthology will be on sale throughout the day, and the following Sisters in Crime authors will be selling and signing books: …

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