Become a Member

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Membership could be for you if you share our organizational vision for the betterment of our community. Memberships support our mission and vision, which includes the following tenets:-

  • we value art as essential to life itself
  • we design opportunities for cultural, economic, individual, and environmental sustainability
  • we celebrate and facilitate creativity of all kinds and sizes
  • we embrace our region’s heritage and geography as precious and worthy of preservation
  • we see education as the active preservation and enhancement of the heart & soul of our community
  • we are a model for rural renewal and successful artistic livelihoods, teaching others with similar goals
  • our campus reflects our vision and goals, and is welcoming, accessible, and engaging for all

Why Become a Member?

Members of the Jacksonville Center family receive as benefits the following: barn-treesm

  • special member discounts on
    • classes
    • program admissions
    • gift shop purchases
    • Community Hall rentals
    • gallery purchases
  • e-newsletter full of information about events, artist opportunities, and regional network linkages
  • annual membership dinner and special access to Silent Auction activities

Even if you cannot afford regular membership (individual $40; family $60; student $25; businesses and organizations $75) we offer a working membership. To become a working member and receive all the benefits of membership, you must commit to 10 hours of service per year for individuals, and 15 hours for family memberships. The work credit need to be completed before membership benefits are available.

Join Us Today

We offer three easy ways to join us:

1. Complete the Annual Membership Application and return it with your payment to The Jacksonville Center

2. Call 540-745-2784 to pay by phone with a credit or debit card

3. Select your membership level and use the “add to cart” button below to easily join online

Membership Level

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