BMECC Membership

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The club relies on membership dues - in addition to donations - to make all these activities happen. We do not charge for any of of our activities and maintenance efforts. Our programs are available to everyone, regardless of income. For your convenience the club now accepts membership renewal payment on-line. The membership process will occur with the following steps:

  1. Complete Membership Profile and Application using our Mailchimp form

    • We also have an offline paper form that can be mailed to BMECC (see below)

  2. Upon completion, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to our Square payment portal

  3. Select membership level and make payment using Square payment portal

  4. Your membership is now active!

Membership Types and Fees

To join BMECC as a new member or to renew your membership for the new year (memberships expire December 31 of each year):

Annual membership fees are:

  • Individual $12.00

  • Family $15.00

  • Junior (17 & under) $3.00

Lifetime Membership fee: $300.00 (per individual)

Note: New members joining after June 30th, pay only one half the annual dues rate for the first year.

Offline Payment Option

Please fill out, print, and sign the BMECC Membership Form and mail it with a check to:

P. O. Box 14982
Reading, PA 19612

If you have any questions about membership not answered on this form, please email

Club T-Shirts

These comfortable, polyester, wicking, silk-screened tees feature our retro, original club logo large on the front. Shirts cost $14 each ($15 for XXL) plus $4 shipping & handling (per order). Orders can also be scheduled for pickup.

TO ORDER, choose from UNISEX sizes S, M, L, XL, and XXL (add $1.00 each) in one color: Gray. Sizes run large. Be sure to include shirt Size and Quantity on your order. Make your checks payable to BMECC, or order online.

NOTE: Shirts will also be available for purchase at club meetings and many events throughout the year.

For questions, please contact