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Become a member or donate today!

Membership Type

Your membership in MPC supports:

  • Readings and workshops by nationally known poets
  • MPC Summer Traveling Show, where members read at venues throughout the Bay Area
  • Marin Poetry Center Anthology, featuring members only
  • The annual High School Poetry Contest, open to all high school students in Marin
  • Monthly book group and open workshop

Donations of any amount are welcome. To make a donation above normal dues, the online procedure is a two-step process.  First, pay your membership dues by clicking the Pay Now button above. Then, make your donation as a second transaction by clicking the Donate button below. All donations are tax-deductible. Marin Poetry Center depends on your membership and kind contributions to run our events and programs. We thank you for your generous support.

Membership Types & Benefits

Regular $35 per year (Adults, ages 21 to 65)
Post a link to your website on ours
Summer Traveling Show participation eligible
Join our groups and sign up for workshops
Eligible to submit to our Anthology
Announce your poetry-related event in our newsletter

Senior $30 per year
Same benefits as regular

Student $20 per year
Same benefits as regular

Patron $100+ per year
Same benefits as regular, plus complimentary copy of the Anthology.

To join, renew, or donate by snail mail: download and print the MPC Annual Membership Form 2018 and mail it with your check to us at: Marin Poetry Center, P.O. Box 9091, San Rafael CA 94912.