Other Missouri Writers Groups


Baden Library Writers Group (St. Louis) - meets the first Thursday of the month from 6-7 pm at Baden Library, 8448 Church Road, St. Louis, MO 63147. For more info call 314-388-2400.

Barry Road Writers Group (Kansas City) - meets at Barnes & Noble at I-29 and Barry Road, in Kansas City, at 6:30 pm on the 2nd and 4th Monday and the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. For information call 816-741-8867.



Children's Writers' Group (Springfield) - This group meets the first Saturday each month at the The Library Station on N. Kansas Expressway in Springfield. For more info email Connie Ferdon at Connie.Ferdon@coxhealth.com .



Coffee and Critique (St. Peters) This group meets on some Tuesday mornings and some evenings. Please contact Donna Volkenannt for more information. dvolkenannt@charter.net



Douglas County Writers' Group (Ava) - meets the 2nd Thursday of each month from 6:30-8:30 pm at the middle school in Ava. Call 417-683-5971 or email broworth@hotmail.com.

Eugene B. Redmond Writers Club (St. Louis) - meets the first and third Tuesday from 6:30-8:30 p.m., September through May in room 2085 of East St. Louis Community College Center, 601 J. R. Thompson Drive, East St. Louis, IL. For more info call 618-874-8700.

Greater St. Louis Christian Writers (St. Louis area) - this group does not meet regularly. Contact person is Lila Shelburne, lila@anet-stl.com .


Greater St. Louis Sisters in Crime generally meets on the third Wednesday of the month at Sachs Branch of the St. Louis County Library off Chesterfield Parkway West behind Chesterfield Mall at 16400 Burkhardt Place. Business meeting begins at 6:45 with program to follow. On occasion, we meet off site. Find the latest information on time and place as well as program at www.sistersincrimestl.org and at our Blog stlsinc.blogspot.com. For more information email Fedora@fedoraamis.com.


Heartland Romance Authors If you live in the Kansas City area and have ever thought about writing a romance novel, Heartland Romance Writers welcomes you! Meetings are at noon on the second Saturday of every month at the Lakeland Community Church, 913 NE Colbern Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64086. For more info, visit their website at www.heartlandromanceauthors.com or contact them by mail at Heartland Romance Authors, P.O. Box 1315, Lee's Summit, MO 64063-8315.


Heartland Writers' Guild - holds a conference in Sikeston every other year, for writers in the Midwest. Visit their website at http://www.heartlandwriters.org/ , email them at hwg@heartlandwriters.org , or call John or Carol Fisher at 573-888-3620. Their address is P. O. Box 652, Kennett, MO 63857


Heart of America Christian Writers Network meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. at Evangel Temple, 1414 E. 103rd St., Kansas City, Mo. http://home.earthlink.net/~hacwn/index.html

Indigo Ink (St. Louis) - meets twice a month to discuss writing. Indigo Ink is a St. Louis association for African-American writers. For more info, call Eric Robinson at 618-462-5590.


Juvenile Writers of Kansas City (JWKC) - Manuscript critiques, discussion of publishing, submissions, marketing, book discussions, networking and periodic workshops on writing. For more information see our website at http://www.jwkc.org or send an email to jwkc@earthlink.net .


Kansas City Science Fiction and Fantasy Society (Kansas City) - for more information, visit their website at http://www.kcsciencefiction.org/ . They meet at The Writers Place at 3607 Pennsylvania, in Kansas City, on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 3pm.


Laureates of the Heart (St. Ann) - meets the first Friday each month from 1-3 p.m. at the St. Louis Rock Road Branch Library, 10267 St. Charles Rock Road, St. Ann, MO 63074.


Lebanon Poets' Society (Lebanon) - meets the 3rd Thursday of each month, 7 p.m., at the Harwood Manor meeting room. For more info, call 417-532-4847 or email Velvet Fackeldey at mailto:velvett@leblink.com.


Mid-South Writers Group (Cassville) - We meet the first Monday and third Tuesday of each month at the Field's Photo Archive building in Cassville. Our president is Mary Ann Powers, and her e-mail address is map258@hotmail.com.


Missouri Romance Writers (MORWA)- Missouri Romance Writers of America (St. Louis) usually meets on the third Saturday of the month at the Barnes & Noble on Watson in Crestwood. The business meeting starts at 10:00 am, followed by the program at 11:00 am with lunch off-site after. Our main member benefits include a critique group, a mentorship program & monthly write-ins. We do have out of town speakers and special events. Note: You must be a member of RWA National to join but you can attend a MORWA meeting/program as a guest for $5* (Limit of 3 meetings/programs). Please visit www.morwa.org for more details or follow us on Facebook.


Ozark Romance Authors - Regional non-profit group for fiction writers. For more information, call Jill Slack at (417) 597-4716 or send an email to President OzarksRomanceAuthors@gmail.com