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Friends receive special benefits, including 20% off LIVE general admission tickets, exclusive access to presales, and invitations to member events, private tours, lectures, and exhibition previews.
Make a tax-deductible donation of $50 or more today to become a Friend and enjoy those amazing benefits! Your gift will also help to support the Library as we fulfill our mission of educating, informing, and inspiring the diverse communities we serve.
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- 10% discount at the Library Shop in the store or online and preferred shopping times with an additional discount
- 20% discount at the Library's café at 5th Avenue and 42nd Street
- Year's subscription to the monthly e-newsletter
- Personalized membership card
- Year's subscription to the Library's member newsletter/calendar
- Invitations to Friends-only exhibition previews
- Savings on LIVE from the NYPL general admission tickets and subscriptions
All Friend benefits, plus:
- Invitation for two to the Library's annual Holiday Open House in December
- Invitation to attend the annual members VIP reception
- Invitations to a special Lecture-Luncheon series at a nominal fee
All Supporting Friend benefits, plus:
- Opportunity to bring two additional guests to the Holiday Open House
- Behind-the-scenes tour with expert curators of the Library’s collections
All Patron benefits, plus:
- Invitation to a Conservators Forum, featuring noted writers and speakers
All Sustainer benefits, plus:
- Acknowledgment of your support in the Library's Annual Report
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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