Make Your Monthly Membership Gift: Become a Friend of LPA Guardian

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Join The New York Library for the Performing Arts' monthly giving program by becoming a Friend of LPA Guardian. Guardians provide consistent and reliable income that goes directly to support the Library's mission to capture today's great productions so that we can bring them to life for tomorrow's artists and scholars.

Your membership will help ensure that the performing arts live forever! Each month, you will be charged the amount you select below.

Make a one-time membership gift | Make a fully tax-deductible gift

Make Your Monthly Membership Gift: Become a Friend of LPA Guardian

Guardians provide consistent & reliable income that goes directly to support the Library's mission to capture today's great productions so that we can bring them to life for tomorrow's artists & scholars.

Make a one-time membership gift | Make a fully tax-deductible gift

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  • Personalized donor membership card
  • A year's subscription to LPA's quarterly e-newsletter
  • 10% discount at the Library Shop at Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street and online
  • 10% discount at the Schomburg Shop
  • 10% discount on LIVE from the NYPL tickets and access to presale
  • 10% discount at the Amy's Bread Café at LPA

All Friends benefits, plus:

  • Two tickets to the Library's annual Holiday Open House—the most festive event of the year
  • Invitation for two to the annual Book Swap, where members exchange favorite books
  • Special access to Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library celebrations
  • Complimentary personalized book dedication
  • Listing on digital donor wall

All Friends benefits, plus:

  • Two tickets to the Library's annual Holiday Open House—the most festive event of the year
  • Invitation for two to the annual Book Swap, where members exchange favorite books
  • Special access to Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library celebrations
  • Complimentary personalized book dedication
  • Listing on digital donor wall

All Designers Circle benefits, plus:

  • Invitation for you and a guest to attend members-only VIP receptions at LPA
  • Four total tickets to the Library's annual Holiday Open House
  • Invitation for two to the annual Friends Lecture Luncheon, featuring today's most exciting writers and thinkers
  • Reserved seating for two at select LPA film screenings
  • 20% discount on LIVE from the NYPL general admission tickets

All Directors Circle benefits, plus:

  • A backstage look at LPA's collections
  • Reserved seating for two at select LPA musical theatre performances
  • Early access to registration for select public programs

All Producers Circle benefits, plus:

  • Special behind-the-scenes tour of your choice with curators of the Music, Dance, Theatre, or Recorded Sound Divisions
  • Acknowledgment of your support in the Library's Annual Report
  • Exclusive exhibition openings at The New York Public Library's research libraries

All Angels Circle benefits, plus:

  • Invitation for you and a guest to attend Cocktails with a Curator, an evening with one of LPA's prominent curators and exclusive access to our celebrated collections.

Membership benefits start at $5 a month. Benefits will be matched according to the level of the donation.

Membership Benefits

By choosing to not receive benefits with your membership, your gift is fully tax deductible and you will not receive a member card, invitations to events, e-updates, or be eligible for member discounts.

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