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Member Benefits

  • Education – Each monthly Member Meeting features an informative speaker on a topic important to writers.
  • Member Profile – Prepare an author biography and have it posted free on the website as long as you are an active member. See Member Profile section for instructions on how to format and submit your information
  • Special Seminars – In additional to regular meetings, once a month we offer a special Tuesday seminar which offers more topics of interest to writers. Non-members may attend these at a cost of $15.00 for each seminar. Non-members can sign up and pay using the link in the pink box(es) in the section above the speaker information/picture on the HOME page.
  • Critique Groups – You may sign up for an online or in-person critique group made up of other members of the League. No cost involved. Fill out and submit a request form to join a group. A link to the form is in the Members Only section.
  • Discounts – We offer discounts to our members when we host educational classes.
  • Networking – Find tips and support by networking with other authors before and after Member Meetings.
  • Social Media – San Gabriel Writers’ League has a private Facebook group. Members can  ask questions, post articles, sign up for meetings and request reminders. With the Facebook Group, members can more easily post information about new projects and news about their works. Have a new release, book signing, news article, let us know. Just keep the topic writing related.
  • There is now also a public Facebook group where visitors can see information about upcoming activities and events.
  • Service – We support Literacy Council WILCO through special activities and training events and offer occasional special writing-related events for area writers to attend.
  • Book Briefs – Have you recently had a book published? Enjoy free publicity, compliments of the Williamson County Sun. SGWL Members will be featured in their Book Briefs column (copy may be edited at the discretion of the newspaper). To be included, send the following information to SGWLContact@gmail.com :
    • A synopsis of the book
    • How/why you chose to write it
    • Your writing background
    • Note any awards/recognitions you’ve received
    • Where book is available for purchase
    • A photo of the book jacket

Visitors are always welcome at our monthly Member meetings and may attend two regular Thursday meetings without paying annual dues. Beginning in 2022, visitors who wish to attend one of our Special Seminars must pay a $15.00 one-time attendance fee as outlined above.

Three Ways to Join or
Renew Your Membership

Online

Individual Annual Membership

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$25.00

Family Annual Membership (2 or more in same household)

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$35.00

By Mail

Download and complete this form, then mail it with your check to our Treasurer.

In Person

Join or renew your annual membership at any Member Meeting. Cards, checks, or cash are accepted. Get a head start by downloading and completing this form, then bring it to the meeting.

San Gabriel Writers’ League is 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Any donations made to SGWL, including your annual membership fee, may be tax deductible. Our EIN is 74-2929087.