Become a Member

Support the Arts. Express Yourself. Get out and Have Fun.

We rely on your financial support to make it all happen.

Plus+ your membership comes with some great perks!

Not sure if you’re a member? Check our current list of members and benefactors.

Choose Your Annual Membership Level

ALL MEMBERS receive:

  • New! Free art workshops:
    • Individual, Senior & Senior Couple – one adult and one child workshop / year
    • Family  – one adult & two child workshops / year
  • New! Free admission to Summer Art Movie Series
  • Free admission to ArtConnect Forum
  • Invitations to members-only events & art show openings
  • Special offers & discounts from local arts & culture organizations and local businesses participating in the Art of Shopping Local program
  • Name recognition on the HV Arts Council website
  • Monthly e-communications and updates about HV Arts Council activities

MEMBER ARTISTS (participating in ArtConnect) also receive:

  • Opportunities to exhibit and sell artwork at annual Members Show and other HV Arts Council-sponsored events
  • Listing and website link on HV Arts Council website
  • Posting of shows and art openings shared via social media
  • Notification when organizations are looking to hire artists across all creative disciplines


  • Listing and website link on HV Arts Council website
  • Art of Shopping Local registered participants’ names will be displayed at HV Arts Council events
  • Window decal and small counter-top sign identify your business as a participant in the Art of Shopping Local program
  • Two (2) free tickets to art workshops / year
  • Two (2) free tickets to each ArtConnect Forum


  • Keeps art a part of community events and happenings, like HV Come Outside and Play, Kids to Park Day, Pennington Day, and the art tent at community summer concerts;
  • Funds ArtConnect programs and intiatives to support and promote our local artists;
  • Contributes to four (4) annual art scholarships to HV Central High School seniors; and
  • Supports our community-wide celebrations including The Amazing Pumpkin Carve and two new events this year: The Junkyard and Color Fun Run!

The Hopewell Valley Arts Council is a 501 (c)(3) organization and your membership may be tax deductible. Please consult your tax advisor. Please note that a matching gift from your company will double the impact of your membership. Many local companies have matching gift plans (e.g. Merrill Lynch, Johnson & Johnson and Bristol-Myers Squibb.) Please let them know of your donation!