Membership

Benefits of Your ACHG Membership:

  • Fiber related programs
  • Attend monthly meetings of the Aurora Colony Handspinners’ Guild
  • Receive 4 issues per year of our the Colony Flyer newsletter
  • Half price for ads placed in the Colony Flyer
  • Working volunteers get free admission to the ACHG Antique Spinning Wheel Showcase held at the Old Aurora Colony Museum
  • Apply for a scholarship to further your education in the spinning/fiber arts
  • Join our on-line chat, Ravelry, and Facebook groups
  • Library: members may borrow books, magazines, and dvds about spinning, weaving, felting, knitting, crochet, etc.

Membership year is April 1 – March 31, with a 50% dues reduction after October 1.

Here are the requirements for membership and visitors from our bylaws:

Sec. 1.a. Individual Memberships shall be open to individuals 16 years of age or older interested in the fiber arts with emphasis on hand spinning.

Sec. 1.b. Family Memberships shall be open to two or more individuals 16 years of age or older who live at the same address. Family Memberships shall be entitled to two votes but shall receive one mailing of publications.

Sec. 2. Visitors under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult and demonstrate an ability to do the craft alongside the Guild Membership for the duration of any given event.

Rates:

Individual $20.00
Family at same residence: $30.00

Please download and complete the membership form and mail it with a check payable to Aurora Colony Handspinners’ Guild to this address:

Aurora Colony Guild Treasurer
P. O. Box 506
Aurora OR 970002

Please include your name, address, telephone number(s) and email. Welcome!

Membership year is April 1 – March 31, with a 50% dues reduction after October 1.