Joining ARWA

Registration for the 2020-2021 ARWA Membership is currently open. New members are accepted anytime during the year. The program year begins in September. Please contact ARWA for more details.

For more information on ARWA and membership, and to read our Privacy Policy. You will be asked to confirm your acceptance of these policies to complete your registration.

ARWA meets on the fourth Thursday of each month, except for December and has workshops the second Saturday of each month except for August. Through ARWA, members have access to the Connections newsletter, an online support group, critique opportunities, meetings, workshops, discounts on conferences/seminars that are open to the public and social events to support published and unpublished writers. All members will receive the Connections newsletter digitally via email.

Membership – Dues: $60.00/year

No submission of your writing is required.

Membership Application

Register now for your 2020-2021 ARWA Membership.

There are 3 ways to register:

1. PayPal

By clicking below, you agree: as a member of the Alberta Romance Writers’ Association, to give the ARWA board permission for ARWA to e-mail me with items and information pertinent to me as a writer and ARWA member, including but not limited to ARWA newsletter, ARWA loop, ARWA updates, announcements of ARWA author releases and ARWA programme reminders.

2. Mail in your registration Click on the following link for the form:  MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM

Our address is:

Alberta Romance Writer’s Association, 2612 – 14A Street SW, Calgary, Alberta  T2T 3X7

3. Email the application form and etransfer the fees to: Arwa_treasurer@outlook.com

Other Information:

Some of the information required on the application includes:

  • Your name
  • Your mailing address
  • Your membership fee
  • Your phone number
  • Your email address

There is one other type of membership available:

Extraordinary Membership

Extraordinary membership status will be dealt with on an individual basis by the Board of Directors as specific situations arise. eg: Temporary membership for members of other writing organizations who are in Calgary for limited periods of time. Please contact the Membership Chair for information on extraordinary membership opportunities.

Casual Attendance

Casual attendance is for people who want to just come to one meeting or workshop. The fee is $15 for each session you attend. If you take a membership later, this fee will go towards the $60.

If you would like additional information, let us know!

Our membership chair can be reached at: Contact Us