Member benefits include: the NEPC newsletter (via email); inclusion of news on the website and in the newsletter; announcements of readings; participation in members’ readings; free submission to NEPC contests; and participation in member workshops.


Annual dues, payable in April: $25

Members are strongly encouraged to renew membership within the month of APRIL.

Pay Dues Online


Postal option: Send check, payable to New England Poetry Club, to:

Linda Haviland Conte, Treasurer, 18 Hall Ave. Apt 2, Somerville, MA 02144

BE SURE TO INCLUDE YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS (write it in the Memo blank on your check) so we can send you the NEPC Newsletter!

Not sure if your membership is current? Contact Linda Conte at nepctreasurer(at)gmail(dot)com.

New Members

For new membership, please be sure we have your email address and tell us about your relationship to poetry and why you’re interested in joining the New England Poetry Club. We’re also curious to know who your favorite poets are.

Members with New Books Reading Series

The NEPC hosts a reading series for members with new books. The readings take place November through April. If you are a member with a new book (published in the last two years) and would like to read in this venue, please contact Wendy Drexler [email address: wendydrexler(at)gmail(dot)com], or Marjorie Thomsen [email address: marjoriethomsen(at)comcast(dot)net].

Please note,  schedules for the upcoming year are set in the summer and readers will be notified in September.