Mystery Writers of America Southwest Chapter



Houston MWASW Meeting

Third or fourth Saturday of each month at noon
Blue Onyx Bistro
4720 Richmond Ave.
Houston, TX 77027

Next Meeting: October 19, 2019

Stephanie H. Warren, Executive Director of Caring Adoptions:
"Who's Your Baby Daddy"

Stephanie graduated with her BS from the University of Houston in 2001 and got her Master of Social Work from Tulane University in New Orleans in 2004. She started her social work career in foster care prior to coming to Caring Adoptions. She has been with the agency since 2007 as Birth Parent Coordinator and in 2015 became Executive Director. Along with her duties as Executive Director, she continues to work with the birth mothers to insure the legal requirements for the placement of their child are satisfied, along with making sure the girls are in a safe environment and can adequately take care of themselves. She enjoys spending time with her adopted son, Joshua, running marathons, and traveling.

The Houston MWASW group usually meets the third Saturday of each month, except June, July, August and December. Meeting time is Noon-2 PM. We will be meeting at Blue Onyx Bistro at 4720 Richmond Ave. Contact Laura Elvebak at or call our reservation line 713-797-8464 by noon on the Wednesday prior to the meeting.

Dallas MWASW Meeting

First Saturday of each month at 10 AM
Olive Garden
4240 Belt Line
Addison, TX

Next Meeting: No meeting in November due to Bouchercon

The Dallas MWASW group meets the first Saturday of each month (except January) at Olive Garden, 4240 Belt Line, Addison, TX, 75001. Meeting time is 10 AM-noon, followed by lunch. There is a $10 fee (cash only—please bring fives or ones) for the program and drinks-only attendees. The fee is reduced to $5 (cash only) for those staying for lunch. All who attend are encouraged to remain and break bread(sticks) with your fellow writers. Contact info: Check the group's web site for more information.


About | Programs | Members | Photos | Conference
Speakers | Contact | Home