Membership Qualifications & Dues
* Application for New Membership
– Active $65 –
Active membership is given only to those persons who are producing fiction, nonfiction, poetry, plays, or other creative writing of quality, and who can produce evidence of sufficient publication. Also eligible: professional editors, newspaper writers, columnists, self-publishers (meeting certain requirements) and electronic publishers (meeting certain requirements). Attach a photocopy of your stories, poems, or articles. For books, give publication information. Submit this form and photocopies to membership chairman.
– Associate $65 –
Who are interested or working on writing projects but who do not meet the definition of Active Member yet. Submit writing material for evidence of acceptable writing quality.
– Student $12 –
Student memberships are offered to writers from the ages of eight through twenty-two.
* Renewal of Membership – $45
Members in good standing have until September 30 to renew their membership at the local branch. On October 1, CWC shall drop all delinquent members from the rolls. If dropped, a member must re-qualify his or her status and pay the new $65 member enrollment fees. (To make sure you don’t miss the expiration date, PAY AT THE AUGUST MEETING!)
The Inland Empire Branch of the California Writers Club publishes their journal Fresh Ink monthly. Submissions are actively solicited from the IECWC membership. Subscription is included in membership fee.
The Inland Empire Branch of the California Writers Club meets…
The fourth Saturday of every month from 10:10 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Ovitt Family Community Library in Ontario.
Our group meets for networking, announcements and updates from 10:10 to 11:00 am. From 11:00 until 12:00 noon we often host a guest speaker, an author who discusses the craft of writing, publishing, and promotion. Presentations are free to the public, but if you want to become a regular member, see the sidebar at left. Membership is renewed annually.
Ontario Library – Ovitt Family Community Library
215 E. C Street, Ontario, CA 91764
On I-10 (San Bernardino Freeway), go to Exit 51, N Euclid Ave (CA-83 S).Turn South on Euclid. Go about 1.5 miles. Turn left onto C Street. The Library is straight ahead – one block. Our meeting room is to the left when you come in the front entrance.