Donate to our Year-End Appeal!

Yes! I am pleased to support the Captain Avery Museum with a gift of:

 $25    $50    $125    $250     $500     $1,000    $3,000    $5,000    Other $_______

Contributions may be made by check sent to us at PO Box 89, Shady Side, MD 20764

or, use the button below.

 If paying by check, please make your check payable to “Captain Avery Museum”  

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Membership Levels for the year ending June 30, 2020 - Thank you!

Dear Member,  

Remember to renew your membership to the Captain Avery Museum. Your dues in past years have provided the kind of support we need to offer so many programs at minimal or no cost.

Our member year runs from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020. See below for the levels and benefits of membership in Captain Avery Museum and renew online. I hope you’ll continue your support of your Museum by continuing your membership again this year!


Deborah Gangloff

Executive Director

Captain Avery Museum Membership - July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020

All members receive discounts for some special events and programs of the Captain Avery Museum , a 10% discount on all sale items and a 10% discount on Museum Rentals for private parties. 

 ____Individual $30 ____Couple $55 ____Family (3 or more) $65

Additional benefits vary by membership level and are listed below:

___Friend $125

· Reciprocal membership access to 1100+ museums through NARM, the North American Reciprocal Museum Association.

· Two tickets to the Oyster Festival

___Donor $250 

All the benefits of the Friend level, plus

· Two tickets to Music on the Lawn 

___Patron $500 

All the benefits of the Donor level, plus   

· Four tickets to the Oyster Festival

· Two Tickets to Music on the Lawn 

___Benefactor $1,000 

 All the benefits of the Patron level, plus 

· Wine and Cheese Reception with Executive Director & Private Museum tour 

__Captain's Circle $5,000 and above

All the benefits of the Benefactor level, plus 

One use of the Museum and/or grounds for a private party  

Begin or Renew Your Membership Here!