Join or Renew

  • Join SMPS if...

      you love poetry
    • you want to support the written and spoken word art in southern Minnesota
    • you want to perform at SMPS events (members only)
    • you want to sell your books at SMPS events (members only)

    Dues are used to:

    • pay speakers and performers
    • help support great events like the Woodtick and Blizzard Poetry Retreats, Youth Workshops, the Image and the Word and the Mankato Poetry Walk
    • provide a holiday party and occasional refreshments for events
    • provide support for a League of Minnesota Poets meeting every year or two
    • cover some of our website and communication costs (postage, copying, website domain)
    • pay our dues to Twin Rivers Center for the Arts

    Please complete all information below to join or renew membership with the Southern Minnesota Poets Society.

    When you are done, your information will be saved and emailed to our Treasurer. Note: All memberships run January to January for $15.00 per year for adults and $7.50 per year for youth under 20 years old.

    • If you select "in person", bring your payment to the next meeting or event and give it to the Treasurer or President.
    • If you select "credit card", you will see a link to our Pay PayPal page, or if you don't pay online a PayPal invoice will be emailed to you. You can click a link in that email and then pay with Mastercard, VISA, Discover or AMEX.
    • If USMail, send payment to the address below. Checks made out to : Southern MN Poets Society
    • Southern MN Poets Society
      c/o Amanda Bailey, Treasurer
      160 Lynn Lane, Mankato, MN 56001