Benefits of membership include:
Discounts at BFMS-sponsored events.
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.
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.
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Pay securely with a credit card through PayPal.
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.
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The Baltimore Folk Music Society is funded by an operating grant from the Maryland State Arts Council, an agency dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive.
See our Events page for a complete listing of events and details.
Melissa Chatham calls to Wombats: Carl Friedman (fiddle), Charlie Pilzer (piano), Robin Wilson (flute, concertina). New dancer's workshop at 7:30 pm.