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June 2017

L.A. Sizzles – Once Upon A Time Bookstore, Montrose, CA

June 11, 2017 @ 3:00 am - 4:30 pm
Once Upon A Time Bookstore, 2207 Honolulu Avenue
Montrose, CA 91020 United States
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This summer is going to get sizzling with an event featuring Maurene Goo, Sherri L. Smith, and Cindy Pon! I Believe in a Thing Called Love is a quirky young adult novel about a Korean American girl who uses Korean-Drama techniques to snag the boyfriend of her dreams. Pasadena - When Jude's best…

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August 2017

International Association of School Librarianship 2017 Conference – Long Beach, CA

August 7, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Cal State Long Beach

Children's and YA Author Panel with Tania Del Rio, Cecil Castellucci, Cindy Pon, James Matlack Raney and Brad T. Gottfred, moderated by Gretchen McNeil.  To be followed by a luncheon and signing. The International Association of School Librarianship (IASL) is an international non-profit 501(3)c organization that influences the establishment and…

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September 2017

Pasadena Loves YA Teen Book Festival – Pasadena, CA

September 16, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pasadena Public Library, 285 East Walnut Street
Pasadena, CA 91101 United States
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"Grief, Pain and Healing" Panel with Jessica Taylor (A Map for Wrecked Girls), Emily Ziff Griffin (Light Years) . Sherri L Smith (Pasadena) and Mary Weber (The Evaporation of Sofi Snow). Pasadena Loves YA is a free teen book festival.  Come meet some of the hottest young adult authors in Southern California: panels,…

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May 2018

YALLWEST – Santa Monica High School, Santa Monica, CA

May 4, 2018 - May 5, 2018
Santa Monica High School, 601 Pico Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405 United States
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Here's where to find Sherri at Yallwest this year! Friday, May 6th - Author Visit Will Rogers Middle School, Lawndale, CA Saturday, May 7th - YALLWEST - SaMo High 1:00 - Dark Childhood Worlds Panel - Chorus Room Not all childhood fantasy worlds are wonderlands, whether in Middle Grade or…

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In Conversation with Carrie Arcos – Vromans Bookstore, Pasadena, CA

May 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Vromans Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101 United States
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Carrie Arcos, in conversation with Sherri L. Smith, discusses and signs We Are All That’s Left.  Come celebrate her wonderful new book! Zara and her mother, Nadja, have a strained relationship. Nadja just doesn't understand Zara's creative passion for, and self-expression through, photography. And Zara doesn't know how to reach beyond…

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The Tomorrow Prize @ Litfest Pasadena – Pasadena, CA

May 20, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Sherri is one of the judges for this years Tomorrow Prize!  The Tomorrow Prize for short science fiction challenges Los Angeles County teens to explore social, scientific, and environmental issues of today through fiction. Over 200 stories were submitted by 16 high schools for 2018. At LitFest Pasadena, celebrity guests…

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August 2018

Book Launch: WHO WERE THE TUSKEGEE AIRMEN – Tuskegee Airmen Inc. Convention, Las Vegas, NV

August 10, 2018 @ 9:00 am - August 11, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
JW Marriott Hotel and Spa Las Vegas

Sherri will be celebrating the launch of her new book, Who Were the Tuskegee Airmen? at the annual Tuskegee Airmen Inc. (TAI) Convention in Las Vegas!  She'll be on the show floor Friday, and will give a brief talk on Saturday, Youth Day at the show.  She hopes to see you…

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September 2018

THE MANY VOICES OF MIDDLE GRADE FICTION: an author panel for kids and adults – Barnes and Noble at The Grove, Los Angeles, CA

September 8, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Barnes and Noble the Grove at Farmer’s Market, 189 The Grove Drive, Suite K30
Los Angeles, CA 90036
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Join us for a fun, fantastic talk about Middle Grade characters with authors Dana Middleton, Henry Lien, Danielle Davis, Jennifer Torres and Sherri L. Smith.  We'll be signing after the panel.

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2018 MN SCBWI Conference: Tell Me A Story. Paint Me A Dream – St. Paul, MN

September 22, 2018 @ 8:00 am - September 23, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
U of MN Continuing Education and Conference Center St. Paul, MN + Google Map

TWO full days of presentations, intensives, manuscript & portfolio reviews, and more!  Saturday, 9/22/18 - 9:00 am–10:15 am Upcycling Story with Sherri L. Smith Have you ever seen a piece of furniture at a yard sale or on the side of the road and thought, with a little paint and some new fabric,…

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January 2019

Reading: Alchemy of the Word with Goddard College – Bear Pond Books, Montpelier, VT

January 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bear, 77 Main St.
Montpelier, Vermont 05602
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Authors and contributors Rahna Reiko Rizzuto, Jan Clausen, John McManus, Darrah Cloud,Rogelio Martinez, Sherri Smith, and Richard Panek will discuss the writing process as outlined in "Alchemy," and will read from selections of newly published fiction. Elena Georgiou, Director of the MFA in Creative Writing Program at Goddard College, will moderate the discussion and a Q&A. Free and…

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