Why Join AWC

There are a myriad of reasons for why you should become a member of the Ames Writers Collective. Membership provides:
  • a way to connect with other writers in the heart of Iowa
  • discounts for classes and literary events
  • depending on your membership level, you will have access to our online library, be able to search for a writers group or post listings to start your own, and have off-hour access to write or host your writers group at the Ames Writers Collective
  • members are invited to member only events
  • membership fees support programming and community outreach

Pricing and a menu of membership benefits will be announced during membership enrollment in Fall 2022. Click here to join our mailing list so you will be one of the first to know about membership open enrollment.

Elaine Dailey Mattingly reading poetry at Words Meet Art

Become a Member

We know you’re excited to become a member,

so please join our mailing list. During Fall 2022, we will launch our membership drive.