BAC Membership Information ~ 2017/2018 membership period

The typical membership period runs from October 1 through September 30, but you can sign up at any time throughout the year.

We offer three convenient ways to register as a new member or renew your existing membership:
1)   Use our secure online payment portal. Click any "Become a Member!"  button below to be directed to the
      online payment form.
2)   CLICK HERE for a printable registration form.
      (Please mail completed form to Berks Arts Council | P.O. Box 854 | Reading, PA 19603)
3)   Call Berks Arts Council at 610-898-1930.

$25 - Arts Appreciator

Berks County Living maqgazine Berks History Center Museum CD Exchange, Mohnton
50% off regular subscription rate Buy-One, Get-One
admission to  Museum
$1 off used CDs and DVD


Genesius Theatre Gift Baskets by G & H Picturesque Custom Framing Visit Picturesque on Facebook
20% discount on tickets
to individual shows*
10% discount on select
gift items
10% discount on
all framing orders


Reading Berks Chapter
PA Guild of Craftsmen
Reading Civic Theatre Reading Community Players
Buy-One, Get-One admission to
Spring and Fall shows
20% discount on tickets
to individual shows*
20% discount on tickets
to individual shows*


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Berks Arts Council now!
Reading Symphony Orchestra Willow Street Pictures  
10% discount on tickets
to individual concerts*
10% discount on the
Creative Package


**Season ticket packages not eligible for discount

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 & Reading Blues Fest concerts and events
- Opportunity for advance purchase of Berks Jazz Fest & Reading Blues Fest tickets before the public sale
- 10% off Berks Jazz Fest and Reading Blues Fest branded merchandise with Berks Arts Council ArtsCard
   (Artist merchandise not eligible for discount)


Join using our secure online portal

$100 - Advocate

All of the above, plus:

- a Jazz CD


$250 - Patron

All of the above, plus:

- "Berks Jazz Fest: Celebrating 25 Years," a 232 page full-color retrospective celebrating the Fest's 25th anniversary


$500 - Guarantor

All of the above, plus:

- Two (2) tickets to the Berks Jazz Fest opening reception and concert


$1,000 - President’s Circle

All of the above, plus:

- Two tickets to one Berks Jazz Fest ticketed event


Thank you to all our local business partners that make these member benefits possible. If you are a business interested in being a membership partner and/or event sponsor, please call our office at 610.898.1930 or email us at

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Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law. Berks Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization registered with the Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Charitable Organizations. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

Updated 9/15/17