Become a Member of The Center

Join as a Member

 

The Center for Fiction strives to be a haven for immersive reading, reflection, and conversation. In order to maintain a quiet, peaceful atmosphere, we ask that you do not use your laptop in any space on the membership floor, including the Reading Room.

 



LEVELS



BENEFITS


BASIC INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP

($150 annually) 


*Students and Seniors are eligible

for a 10% discount



  • Use of The Center's members-only second floor, which includes a peaceful Reading Room and terrace for reading and quiet conversation 
  •         
    • A private bar featuring craft beers, wine, and a changing menu of specialty cocktails

  • Borrowing privileges from our circulating collection of 70,000+ classic and contemporary fiction titles 

  • 10% discount on admission to special events, writing workshops, reading groups, bookstore and cafe purchases.

  • 2 single-time-use guest day passes that entitle users access to membership amenities



BASIC DUAL MEMBERSHIP 

($275 annually)



 

 

 

 

 

 


  • Early access to Kids and Teens programming and 15% discount on admission

  • Use of The Center's members-only second floor, which includes a peaceful Reading Room and terrace for reading and quiet conversation 
  •         
    • A private, 2nd-floor bar featuring craft beers, wine, and a changing menu of specialty cocktails

  • Borrowing privileges from our circulating collection of 70,000+ classic and contemporary fiction titles 

  • 10% discount on admission to special events, writing workshops, reading groups, bookstore and cafe purchases

 

4 single-time-use guest day passes that entitle users access to membership amenities


*The minimum age to use the members-only spaces is 13. Anyone between the ages of 13 and 17 must be accompanied by an adult member throughout the duration of their visit. 

 


 

BASIC FAMILY MEMBERSHIP 

($325 annually)

 

 

 



  • Early access to Kids and Teens programming and 15% discount on admission

 

  • Use of The Center's members-only second floor, which includes a peaceful Reading Room and terrace for reading and quiet conversation 
  •         
    • A private, 2nd-floor bar featuring craft beers, wine, and a changing menu of specialty cocktails

  • Borrowing privileges from our circulating collection of 70,000+ classic and contemporary fiction titles 

  • 10% discount on admission to special events, writing workshops, reading groups, bookstore and cafe purchases.

 

6 single-time-use guest day passes that entitle users access to membership amenities

 

*The minimum age to use the members-only spaces is 13. Anyone between the ages of 13 and 17 must be accompanied by an adult member throughout the duration of their visit. 


 

 

 

 

 


Interested in becoming a Founding Member?

All Founding Members will receive special commemoration on our prominent Donor Wall and will join our Founders Circle. FIND OUT MORE 

JOIN NOW > CONTRIBUTE >

GET OUR UPDATES

UPCOMING SPRING COURSES

 

6-Session Reading Group: Magical Realism in Our Time

 

Magical Realism

 

Wednesdays, 7 - 8:30 PM

March 13 – May 22

In-Person

 

ENROLL IN CLASS

___


1-Day Bootcamp: Storying the Self with T Kira Madden

 

T Kira Madden at Center for Fiction

 

Saturday, May 18

1 - 5:30 PM

In-Person


ENROLL IN CLASS