About Us


Volunteers from the Chicago-North RWA chapter organize Spring Fling every other year. If you have any questions about the conference, please contact the committee at: conference@chicagonorthrwa.org.

About Chicago-North RWA

Chicago-North Romance Writers of America® is an incorporated chapter of Romance Writers of America®.

Our mission is to promote excellence in romantic fiction and advance the professional interests of career-focused romance writers through networking and advocacy, dissemination of information, professional education, publications, and other appropriate activities, and to provide continuing support for writers within the romance publishing industry.


The chapter meets at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library on the second Monday of the month from 7:00 – 9:00 pm for a program and short critique session.

The last Monday of the month we meet at the Des Plaines Public Library from 7:00 to 10:00 pm. for a group critique.

Please note that meeting dates or locations are subject to change due to holidays and schedule conflicts.

Guests are free to attend two meetings without obligation to join the group. Most new members join at a meeting, where they will receive a welcoming packet from our committee chair.

To learn more about Chicago-North RWA®, please visit our website at: