2016-17 Mystery Conferences, Conventions, Events, and Workshops:

July 28-31: Book Passage Mystery Writers Conference, Corte Madera, CA

August 13: “Murder is Where You Find It”—SinC/LA Speakers Bureau event: Carole Sjoka (M), Alice Zogg, Janet Lynn, Will Zeilinger, and Lida Sideris, Community Room, Santa Monica Library—Ocean Park Branch, 2601 Main St., Santa Monica, CA

September 8: “The Light and Dark Side of Crime Fiction”—SinC/LA Speakers Bureau event: Sybil Johnson and Sarah M. Chen, Wiseburn Library, 5335 West 135th St., Hawthorne, CA

September 15-18: Bouchercon XLVII, New Orleans, LA

September 24: SinC/LA Workshop featuring Jerrilyn Farmer

October 2: Ladies of Intrigue, Huntington Beach, CA

November 12: SinC/LA Workshop featuring Hannah Dennison

March 16-19, 2017: Honolulu Havoc—Left Coast Crime 2017, Honolulu, HI

June 10-11, 2017: California Crime Writers Conference, Culver City, CA

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Our chapter maintains an active Speaker’s Bureau, and works with local libraries, book clubs, and organizations to coordinate panels, lectures, and speeches. Contact Andrew Jetarski at: