Please consider joining The Baltimore Folk Music Society. We count on memberships to help support folk events in Baltimore. The cost of the membership and any donations are now fully tax deductible!
We have a lot to offer the folk community. With your help, we can continue to do an outstanding job of providing enjoyment to the Greater Baltimore area.
Benefits of Membership in BFMS
- Membership provides discounts at over 120 BFMS events throughout the year.
- Reciprocity agreements that allow our members to attend events sponsored by the Folklore Society of Greater Washington, and the Annapolis Traditional Dance Society at their member's rates.
- A monthly newsletter provided to you by email as an attachment.
How to join the Society
Membership in the Society is open to anyone.
The cost for a 1 year membership is $27/year for individuals; $37 for families (2 or more people living at the same address).
You can save money with a multi-year membership:
2 years - $50 individual $71 family
3 years - $69 individual $93 family
Membership dues are tax-deductible.
Contributor - $75
Supporter - $150
Sustainer - $250
Patron - $500
A Student membership is available for $20/year.
Join or Renew your Membership On-Line
|Join or Renew on-line.
Pay securely with a credit card through PayPal.
Or mail in your payment
Please download our Membership Form.
Checks should be made out to "BFMS" or "Baltimore Folk Music Society" and mailed to
P.O. Box 7134
Baltimore, MD 21218
Send your name and complete mailing address, including zip code, with your membership dues. You may also include your phone number and e-mail address, and indicate activities for which you would like to volunteer . Please tell us if you do not want your name, address, or phone number published in our membership directory. Email addresses are not published, but may be used by the Society to send notices of coming special events.
Recently moved or changed your email address?
Not getting anything from BFMS?
BFMS sends notifications to members by email and traditional mail. If you have moved or changed your email address or phone number, please contact the BFMS Membership Chair (membership @ bfms.org) or via the Postal address above and update your contact information. If you subscribe to our weekly email you can follow the link at the end of that email message to change your subscription but you still need to contact the BFMS Membership Chair to change your member record. The Monthly Newsletter is sent by email to the email address that Membership has on record for you.