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Membership Benefits

  • Reduced admission to all our concerts, house concerts, and workshops
  • Reduced admission to our Folk Music Weekends
  • Reduced admission to TradMaD Camp (Traditional Music and Dance Camp, 25 -31 August 2018)
  • Our Newsletter, monthly (except a combined July/August) with listings of all our activities as well as other folk events around NYC, radio shows, festivals, etc.
  • Reduced Rates for Hotlines in our Newsletter
  • A link to your website on Our Members page.
  • The right to vote in our annual board election (you can serve on the board if you have been a member in good standing for six months)
  • Online Membership information:
    Our online membership system is currently being changed and membership changes and information are not available online. If you have questions, please contact DonWade(at)  for online renewals, please contact Eventbrite

Interested in Joining?

You can print out and mail the Membership Form which shows all the membership options.    For an on-line listing of membership options go to: and support us for the next year. (This will be processed by Paypal, either through a credit card or your Paypal account.)

$38 One year full membership                                                           
          $70 Two year full membership
$55 One year family/dual membership
          $100 Two year family/dual membership
$25 One year full-time student or low income
          $30 One year family/dual full-time student or low income
$28 One year out of town membership (over 50 miles from NYC)
          $43 One year family/dual out of town membership (over 50 miles from NYC)

Not sure you want to join just now? To get a free copy of our monthly newsletter, with information on becoming a member, send an email with your name and postal address.

Other ways you can help the club

  • If any members buy recordings, books, etc. from Camsco Music via the Internet or the toll-free line, 800-548-FOLK, and identify themselves as Pinewoods Club members, Camsco will donate 3% of the gross sales price of recording(s) to the Pinewoods Club. Camsco carries many traditional and hard-to-find CDs, etc. and can supply recordings that are not in their catalog. Camsco Music, 28 Powell St, Greenwich, CT 06831
  • Buy books, CDs, etc. from Barnes & Noble via this link and help support the club.
  • Help Us Search for Cash! will give the club one cent for each time you search the web!
    To give the club credit for your search: go to  In the DONATE TO box, type in: “Folk Music”  (no quotes);  click on VERIFY, Folk Music Society of New York, Inc. should come up -- proceed with your search.
  • And, since we are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, cash donations, or donations-in-kind to our weekend auctions, are tax-deductible to the extent permissible by law.  Your donations are most welcome. 

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The Folk Music Society of New York, Inc./NY Pinewoods Folk Music Club was started in 1965 and is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational corporation; an affiliate of the Country Dance & Song Society of America.  A copy of our annual report is avail­able from our of­fice at 444 W. 54th St, #7, NYC, NY 10019 or from the Office of Charities Registration, N.Y. Dept. of State, 162 Washington Av, Albany, NY  12232.
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