Previous Events

Summer is Over—Get Back to that Manuscript!

Date: September 21, 2022

Time: 6:30-8:00PM

Location: Jefferson Market Library, 425 6th Ave., New York, NY

The renowned writing expert and psychoanalyst Bonnie Zindel will share best practices for getting back to the business of writing. Bonnie, a psychoanalyst in private practice in New York, is …

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Summer Writers’ Workshop with David Corbett

Date: July 23, 2022

Time: 9am-5pm

Location: TBA

We’ll be joined by bestselling author and acclaimed writing instructor David Corbett for our Summer Writers’ Workshop. This is a great opportunity to hone your craft in a small and supportive …

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Party!

Date: June 15, 2022

Time: 6:00-8:00PM

We are hoping to have our party in-person this year! More info TBA.

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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