Our Members

CWC has over 1600 members in 19 branches throughout the state of California.

Our members range from published authors and industry pros to the aspiring novice. We write in all genres.

Each branch club hosts meetings with guest speakers who talk about the craft and business of writing. The branches also sponsor open mic sessions, writing contests, workshops, writing conferences, and other special events for writers. Visit the websites of the branches for details.

Northern California branches:

Branch name meets in…
Berkeley Oakland
Central Coast Monterey
Fremont Area Writers Fremont
Marin Corte Madera
Mount Diablo Pleasant Hill
Napa Valley Writers Napa
Redwood Santa Rosa
Sacramento Sacramento
San Francisco / Peninsula Belmont
South Bay Sunnyvale
Tri-Valley Pleasanton
Writers of The Mendocino Coast Mendocino
Southern California branches:

Branch name meets in…
East Sierra Ridgecrest
High Desert Apple Valley
Inland Empire Montclair
Orange County Orange
Long Beach Long Beach
San Fernando Valley Sherman Oaks
Writers of Kern Bakersfield

NorCal Writers is an association of northern California branches of the California Writers Club. Click here to visit their website.