Become a MEMBER.

Our MEMBERS make the difference! Your support allows us to continue our mission. Join or renew today.


JOIN OR RENEW!  Our 2023/2024 Membership Drive is now active!

We could not do what we do without our members! Families, artists, patrons and businesses from Newport and the surrounding area have all become members of the Library Arts Center. Your gift provides support that enables us to keep our class tuition costs low, provide many local artists opportunities to exhibit and sell their work, create special arts initiatives (like the Peeps Diorama Contest & creative placemaking community arts projects like the Heritage Mural Reproduction project), to operate the gallery without an admission fee, and to provide numerous exemplary performances at no cost to our patrons.  

Members receive :

  • advance notice of exhibits, artists’ receptions, and classes
  • a 10% discount on all studio classes & workshops (for member and his/her immediate family)
  •  A discounted entry fee for artists for the annual Juried Regional Competition
  • Receipt of exhibition show cards and semi-annual newsletters
  • A lasting investment in all the Arts Center has to offer





As the Library Arts Center is a 501c3 organization (under our fiscal agent: Richards Free Library), your membership donation is 100% tax deductible. For more information please call or email the Library Arts Center: Phone: 603.863.3040 Email: Membership contributions may be made by sending a check payable to the Library Arts Center to: 58 N. Main St.  Newport, NH   03773  Please put “membership” in the memo of your check to help us track your donation.  Thank you for partnering with us to promote the arts in our region!