The Greater St. Louis Chapter of Sisters in Crime is dedicated to helping every writer achieve the dream of publication. It is a place for men and women to find camaraderie and encouragement. Our main goal is to create an active, non-competitive atmosphere for writers, readers, and other lovers of the mystery genre.

Congratulations to our members and their books published in 2016!

       2017 finalist
Missouri Writers' Guild

                                        

                                       

 Upcoming Events
 
May 23 - Weekly daytime critique group meeting.  Tuesday, 12:30 p.m. at Oak Bend County LIbrary 842 S Holmes Ave, St. Louis, MO 63122 (Off Big Bend, just east of 44.)

May  25 - Thursday -  Meet at Thornhill at 6:45 p.m. Please have books donated for the Gateway Con basket to Fedora or at this meeting. Also include any promos such as bookmarks, postcards, etc. for the SinC table.
 
May 30 - Weekly daytime critique group meeting.  Tuesday, 12:30 p.m. at Oak Bend County LIbrary 842 S Holmes Ave, St. Louis, MO 63122 (Off Big Bend, just east of 44.)
June. 6  - Tuesday - Weekly daytime critique group meeting.  Tuesday, 12:30 p.m. at Oak Bend County LIbrary 842 S Holmes Ave, St. Louis, MO 63122 (Off Big Bend, just east of 44.)

*****Field Trip to Police Dog Trials*
June 9 - 10:00- a.m. Carpool to Columbia, Illinois, to observe regional canine certification trials. These amazing dogs have yearly exercises to demonstrate their pwerful noses can find anything from drugs to cadavers. What's more, they must be tough but tender police as well.
Meet at Thornhill at 10:00 a.m.
June 13  - Tuesday - Weekly daytime critique group meeting.  Tuesday, 12:30 p.m. at Oak Bend County LIbrary 842 S Holmes Ave, St. Louis, MO 63122 (Off Big Bend, just east of 44.)

*****Gateway Con*****

June 16-18, 2017

Don't miss our writers' workshop presentation
I LOVE A MYSTERY!
Greater St. Louis Sisters in Crime will have a table at the Readers' and Writers' Convention sponsored by St. Louis Writers' Guild at the Airport Renaissance Hotel on June 16-18. 2017. Our members may sell books at our table and may receive a price break upon registering. Con

  

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June 20 - Tuesday - Weekly daytime critique group meeting.   12:30 p.m. at at Oak Bend County LIbrary 842 S Holmes Ave, St. Louis, MO 63122 (Off Big Bend, just east of 44.)
June 22 -Thursday -  Meet at Thornhill at 6:45 p.m.
June 20 - Tuesday - Weekly daytime critique group meeting.   12:30 p.m. at at Oak Bend County LIbrary 842 S Holmes Ave, St. Louis, MO 63122 (Off Big Bend, just east of 44.)
June 27 - Tuesday - Weekly daytime critique group meeting.   12:30 p.m. at at Oak Bend County LIbrary 842 S Holmes Ave, St. Louis, MO 63122 (Off Big Bend, just east of 44.)
 
July 27 -Thursday -  Meet at Thornhill at 6:45 p.m.
 August 24 -Thursday -  Meet at Thornhill at 6:45 p.m.
 September 28 -Thursday -  Meet at Thornhill at 6:45 p.m.
 October 26 -Thursday -  Meet at Thornhill at 6:45 p.m.
 *November 16 -Thursday -  Meet at Thornhill at 6:45 p.m. (*Note: This is the third Thursday. The fourth Thursday is Thanksgiing)
 
About Meetings 

Library meetings are free and open to the public.   Meetings are in the small meeting room at Thornhill Branch of the St. Louis County Library. 12863 Willowyck (off Fee Fee Road in Creve Coeur.)

 Upcoming very special events
July - Celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Sisters in Cime
December - Holiday Gala