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

                                        

                                       

 
 
Gateway Con is over, but we have something great for you. Even if you didn't attend personally, you are in for a rare treat.  AS PROMISED
 
For a limited time only, you may view John Frain's hilarious takes on A-Z, 26 ways to kill John Frain--AND--26 genuine tips every mystery writer should take to heart. 
 
Don't delay. Read it now. Soon it will tucked away in the Member's Only section. For a little while, John is willing to share it with the world.

From the pull-down menu under meetings/events, choose Special Events and click 26 Ways to Kill John Frain
 

  

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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 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 19 (Tentative Date)  - Celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Sisters in Crime at the home of Claire Applewhite. 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
 
July 11 - 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 18 - 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 25 - 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 - SIsters Who Lunch
December - Holiday Gala