BAC Membership Information ~ 2015/2016

Your membership dollars are spent to enrich the arts community right here in Greater Reading!  The Berks Arts Council has continued to take a leadership role, expanding the arts in our community season after season.
The annual membership period runs from October 1 through September 30.
You can register as a new member or renew your existing membership by
1)   Using our secure online payment portal. Just click the one of the "Donate" buttons below to be directed to the online payment form.
2)   CLICKING HERE for a printable registration form. (Please mail completed form to Berks Arts Council • P.O. Box 854 • Reading, PA 19603)

Serena Albright at the 2010 Berks Jazz Fest

$25 - Arts Appreciator

Invitations to shows; discount on special events and the BAC ArtsCard, with discounts at museums, theaters and retailers including:

Buy-One, Get-One Tickets Offers for single ticket purchases*:

Reading Community Players

Cherry Herring Theater
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Genesius Theater

Reading Berks Chapter PA Guild of Craftsmen’s Spring and Fall shows

Historical Society of Berks County Museum

*Season ticket packages are not eligible for the buy-one, get-one ticket offer.

Picturesque Custom Framing
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Receive a 10% discount (Call Melissa at Picturesque at 610-372-2763 for details.)

Elements to Wellness

$10 discount off any massage 60 minutes or longer

Reading Symphony Orchestra

10% discount on single tickets.

Gift Baskets by Gail
10% discount on select gift items

CD Exchange, Mohnton
  $1 off used CDs and DVDs.

Berks County Living
50% off subscription price to magazine

Berks Arts Council
Event listings on the Berks Arts Council's weekly Berks Arts Blast

Become a member using our secure payment portal

$50 - Jazz Circle / Basic Business / Non-Profit Membership

All of the above, plus:

- Advance notice of special Berks Jazz Fest concerts and events
- Opportunity for advance purchase of Berks Jazz Fest tickets before the public sale
- 10% off Berks Jazz Fest merchandise with BAC ArtsCard

Join using our secure online portal

$100 - Advocate

All of the above, plus:

- a Jazz CD


$250 - Patron

All of the above, plus:

- Two (2) tickets to any Greater Reading Film Festival film screening


$500 - Guarantor

All of the above, plus:

- Two (2) tickets to Berks Jazz Fest opening reception and concert
- Two (2) tickets to one Greater Reading Film Festival reception and screening


$1,000 - President’s Circle

All of the above, plus:

- Two tickets to one Berks Jazz Fest ticketed event


Thank you to all the member organizations that partner with us on BAC member benefits.

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Updated 9/2/15