Membership Application and Dues

Any person fifteen (15) years or older with an interest in furthering the purpose of the guild may join. (See bylaws, Article III, Sec 2 for members 15 to 17 years to take classes at convention.)

Annual dues are $20 for the membership year January 1st through December 31st. Dues are not prorated or refundable for partial membership years.

Membership includes an online subscription to The Twining Times newsletter, online membership directory, and eligibility to participate in activities for one membership year.


One year free membership (good for 2021 only) is now open to new, current, and past MBG members. Your MBG Board is providing COVID-19 relief memberships through December 31, 2021, free of charge.

  • Current MBG members - Membership will be extended through December 31, 2021. If you paid through 2021 already or further out, your membership will be extended one more year.

  • Former members - Welcome back to MBG with a free membership through December 31, 2021.

  • New members - Joining MBG for the first time? You are eligible for our “first year free” program and your membership will also run through December 31, 2021.

Effective August 19, 2020, no membership fees are needed but ALL MEMBERS (even Lifetime members) will be required to submit an updated membership form. To take advantage of MBG's COVID-19 relief free membership offier for the 2021 membership year, submit a membership application/renewal online or by mail.


2022 Membership Application Form

For more membership information please contact Cindy Harris at

You may also want to join a local chapter. Each local chapter sets their own dues, meeting dates and activities. For more information, see Affiliated Guilds.