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Benefits for Members

  • Priority notice and information on all events organised by the Sherborne Literary Society.

  • A discount on tickets for events

  • 10% discount on books purchased at Sherborne’s Independent Bookshops (Chapter House Books & Winstone’s Books)

  • A regular newsletter with early information about forthcoming events.

  • Invitations to any of our Membership Evenings.

  • Have your say by voting at our Annual General Meeting.

Membership Subscriptions

Annual Subscription for Adult Members:  

£10 per annum, per person

Annual Subscription for Under 18s and persons in further education

£5 per annum, per person

Proof of age or education may be required

Please note the Membership year runs from 1st April. For persons joining after 1st November in any membership year, the subscriptions above are halved in that first year to £5 Adults / £2.50 Under 18s and students.


How to Join  

Becoming a Society Member is easy. Simply fill in the online form below with all your contact and payment details. This form will be submitted to our Membership Secretary who will be in touch to confirm your Membership.  

Paying by Bank Transfer:

Account name: Sherborne Literary Society

Sort Code: 30-99-50

Account No.: 28508760

Paying by Cheque:

If you wish to pay by cheque, please submit this completed online form and then post a cheque made payable to Sherborne Literary Society together with your name and address to: Bob Bowmer, Membership Secretary - Sherborne Literary Society, 2 King's Road, Sherborne DT9 4HU.

Please make sure you submit the online application form below with the 'payment by cheque' box ticked, as this will update our database automatically.

Application for Membership

Terms and Conditions (read and select all):
Payment Details (select one):

Thank you for applying to become a Member of Sherborne Literary Society!

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