Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

2021 Mentorship Retreat

Date(s) - 09/17/2021 - 09/19/2021
12:00 am

St. Mary's Arts Center
55 N. R Str. - Virginia City, NV 89440

To celebrate the end of the 2021 NV Mentorship Program, we are having a retreat the the history


The agents attending the Mentorship Retreat:

Karen Grencik – Red Fox Literary

Adria Goetz – Martin Literary

Carlisle Webber – Fuse Literary

Mentors:  Terri Farley, Ellen Hopkins, Jenny MacKay, Heather Petty, and Suzanne Morgan Williams
2021 NV Mentorship Mentees:
Mariana Andrade

Elizabeth Davis

Bev Englund

Jennifer Hart

Sonya Kenkare

Jen Nails

Jacqueline Straughan

Karen Thomas
















St. Mary’s Art Center 

In the Historic Town of Virginia City 


Address: 55 R St, Virginia City, NV 89440

Phone: (775) 847-7774

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From Reno: From South Reno, traveling on US 395, take the Virginia City exit. Turn left at the stoplight and proceed east. When you reach Virginia City, turn left on Mill Street (Six Mile Canyon Road). At the bottom of the hill, turn right on R Street. St. Mary’s Art & Retreat Center is the four-story, brick building on your left.
From Carson City: Travel Hwy 50 through Mound House; turn left at the intersection of Hwy 342. Travel through Silver City and Gold Hill. In Virginia City, at the north end of town, turn right on Mill Street (Six Mile Canyon Road). At the bottom of the hill, turn right on R. Street.

Meals will be hearty, serve-yourself affairs that allow you to customize your dining experience. Bring snacks and drinks to share if desired, but most importantly, just sign up for a great weekend!