​Your membership makes a commitment to the continuation of the work of  the Institute and invites your involvement in all sponsored events.

Members receive copies of  new publications at no cost.

​RD Newsletter  provides schedules and reports on events. Gives updates on new publications with more detailed information on authors. 

​Publishes original works of poetry and prose by members. Reports on research efforts and has news of member’s activities. Publishes reviews of works by local authors and artists.

​The Rootdrinker Archive contains local, out-of-print,   limited edition, and small press publications. There are over three hundred items available for research use and  for the individual interests of our members.

Space on Rootdrinker.com may be made available for member use.

T​echnical  Assistance is available for bio-regional and watershed groups. Through a LOCAL POETS initiative the efforts of members and others from within the Normanskill watershed are encouraged. Those beginning small press publishing ventures may  receive mini-grants from the Institute.

Membership in Rootdrinker Institute is based on an annual dues schedule.

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Membership Information

Membership Benefits

Member Specific E-Mails
​Small Press Publications from Benevolent Bird Press
Normanskill Roundtable“Adventures in Poetry”
​Small Press Mini– Grants
Library and Archive
Conferences
Poetry Readings
​Research: Folklife, Natural History, Sustainability
Local Poets and Poetry Magazines

Ongoing Activities

Membership Options

Checks should be made payable to : Rootdrinker at Box 522, Delmar, N.Y. 12054

Correspondence should be addressed  to:
Alan Casline, 
Box 522
Delmar, N.Y.   12054