Benefits of Membership

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Membership allows you to:

  • Be part of a community of fiber enthusiasts 
  • Attend monthly meetings and programs
  • Register for Guild workshops
  • Use the extensive lending library
  • Apply for selling your fiber art at the Holiday Sale
  • Volunteer for projects, sales and other activities 
  • Participate in a study group
  • Rent Guild weaving equipment 
  • Apply for a scholarship to learn new skills
  • Vote at business meetings
  • Get discounts at area fiber merchants (Bead Breakout, Beads ‘n Things, The Black Purl, Yarn Culture)
  • Receive our newsletter, The Yarn

Membership Fees *

  • $40 Individual
  • $50 Family
  • $30 Out of town (resides 50+ miles from Rochester)
  • $25 Student (under 25 years old with valid student ID)

All member categories receive all membership benefits: one vote, one YARN subscription, Guild programs, all-Guild email list, library privileges, eligibility for workshop enrollment, scholarships, and equipment rental. First-time members joining mid-year may do so at a reduced fee.

Newsletter Subscription Only *

A $15 newsletter-only membership is available, using the membership application form available below. Newsletter-only subscribers receive no other membership benefits.

Membership Application

Our membership year begins June 1 and runs until May 31 of the year following. 

Apply for membership online and pay with credit card through Paypal.

 Weavers' Guild of Rochester, Inc., is a non-profit organization. Membership dues and contributions to the Guild are tax deductible to the extent provided by law.

 * After February 1, membership fees and newsletter are half price for first time members the rest of the member year ending May 31.