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2019 CWC-Jack London Award

Congratulation Kathi Hiatt, NSW Member/Author 


​North State Writers Up & Coming Events

California Writers Club

Founded in 1909 the CWC is one of the nation’s oldest professional clubs for writers.


Fun-Time at the 2019

NSW Member's Picnic


Time to renew your CWC/NSW membership for 2019-2020

 All regular (non-lifetime) memberships, including half-year, expire July 1st
Renewed memberships extend through June 30, 2020 ANNUAL RENEWAL dues are $45 and payable via PayPal, or by money order, cash or check payable to North State Writers and mailed to:

                                                                      North State Writers
                                                                      P.O. Box 6734
                                                                      Chico, CA. 95927-6734

 *Renewals are also being accepted at the general meetings Membership Table.Type your paragraph here.

WELCOME To North State Writers

North State Writers (NSW) is a chartered branch of the California Writers Club. The NSW is a non-profit organization bringing together professional authors, novice writers, and all others within the authorial realm in a creative and supportive atmosphere. Members share their knowledge and skills through critique groups, at general meetings and during conferences and workshops. Non-published members gain experience, encouragement, and guidance to help them become published writers. Meetings are positive, uplifting events meant to inspire and motivate all its members. 

​​North State Writers is open to all writers, editors, illustrators, publishers, & agents  regardless of their level of experience. 

  • Network with other authors, editors, agents, publishers,  illustrators
  • Acquire writing techniques to hone your craft
  • Learn how to market your work 
  • Make use of a variety of Mentoring & Educational Workshops​



Join us on the 3rd Monday of every month. Meetings are free & open to the public. 


Use PayPal to pay fees for membership, workshops, & contests by clicking on our website's Shopping Cart tab

AUG 19th- NSW Hosts Cathy Chase

​'Speculative Writing'

     6 pm      Veteran's Memorial Hal

554 Rio Lindo Ave, Chico


NSW Meetings are Free & Open to the Public