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Become a member and take part in Grub Street's popular workshops and events while exploring all the benefits Grub offers its members—from course discounts to unlimited access to our members-only library and community space. Membership provides vital support to Grub Street's mission and programming. You can become a member, renew an existing membership, or join our Director's Circle online—it's quick, easy and secure.
Individual Membership ($60)
- 100% tax deductible.
- Access to Grub's daytime community space and library—now with coffee and free wireless!
- Discounts on all workshops, seminars, events, and the annual The Muse and the Marketplace.
- Members-only seminars with Grub Street Book Prize winners.
- Subscriptions to The Grub Street Daily and the Rag.
- Discounted subscription to Poets & Writers.
- $3 off Monday-night screenings at the Coolidge Corner Theatre.
- 10% discount to Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center summer courses.
- 10% discount to the Solstice Summer Writers' Conference.
- Discounts at the following independent bookstores in Boston and beyond:
- One time $25 addition to Harvard Bookstore Frequent Buyer Card.
- 15% off: Commonwealth Books.
- 10% off: Newtonville Books, Porter Square Books, Brattle Book Shop, Globe Corner Bookstore, New England Mobile Bookfair, Seek Books (West Roxbury), J. Lawton Booksellers, Front Street Books (Scituate), Buttonwood Books (Cohasset), Jabberwocky Books (Newburyport), Booklover's Gourmet (Webster).
- 8% off: Brookline & Wellesley Booksmiths.
- Discounts to all National Writers' Union Boston Chapter events.
Dual/Family Membership ($85)
- Two personalized membership cards, entitling each holder to all Individual membership benefits. Valid for two individuals living at the same address.
Sustaining Membership ($120)A sustaining membership contribution signals your commitment to literature and the literary community. When you become a sustaining member or make an additional gift, you support all of Grub Street’s programs that celebrate and encourage writers at every level.
- 100% tax deductible.
- All dual membership level benefits, plus:
- Special members-only events.
- Advance registration for Gub Street classes and events.
- Annual recognition of your gift to Grub Street.
- One free Grub Street 3-hour seminar (value: $65).
Muse Membership ($500)
- Tax deductibility: $400.
- All Sustaining membership level benefits.
- Two tickets to Grub Street's annual fall gala.
- One free one-day Grub Street weekend workshop (value: $95).
Become a Member or Renew a Membership
Ready to make a deeper commitment to writing in our city? Learn about our Director's Circle.
If you wish to pay by personal check, please send it to the following address:
Grub Street, Inc.
162 Boylston Street, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02116
Or, call us at 617.695.0075 to pay over the phone.