The Ozarks Chapter is a regional affiliate of the statewide Missouri Center for the Book.
The Library of Congress offers a wealth of information on “books arts” and literacy outreach programs. Among its many useful links, please visit the national Center for the Book, of which the MCB is a proud state affiliate.
The Missouri Writers Guild is a statewide organization of aspiring and veteran writers. Guild members meet regularly to share resources and advice.
In the Ozarks, writers can visit meetings of the Springfield Writers’ Guild. Also, the Springfield Arts Council opens its Creamery Arts Center to local writers and readers groups: visit its website for upcoming cremeary exhibitions and events.
Of course, visitors to the MCBOC website should check out the resources available through the Missouri State University Duane G. Meyer Library and its web pages.
And don’t forget to visit the web pages—as well as the local branches–of the Springfield-Greene County Library District which sponsors year-round exhibitions and programs for readers of all ages.