Join or Renew Your Membership

How to Join

Or

  • Pick up a form at the BookStore.

Return the completed form in person or by mail to the BookStore with your dues.

If you join at the BookStore, your membership card will be issued on the spot. If you join by mail, come to the BookStore a week or so later to pick up your membership card. You may call 510) 733-3285 before coming in to see if they are available.

How to Renew

Late summer and early fall is the time to renew your membership! Your current membership, with the discount benefits at the Book Store and book sales, expires on September 30th of the current year.

To renew your membership:

  • Use the online application form. The form may be filled out on your computer using Adobe Reader or print it and fill it out by hand Mail the completed form or bring it to the Friends BookStore, with dues in cash or a local check. Come by the BookStore to pick up your membership card.

Or

  • Stop by the Friends BookStore & Office and complete the application and pay the correct dues by cash or local check. Your new membership card will be issued on the spot!

Or

  • Purchase a renewal membership at the November book sale by filling out the application form and paying the fee. Your new membership card will be issued immediately.

Or

  • Use the envelope/renewal form included with the August newsletter and mail or deliver the completed form to the BookStore.

Pick up your membership card at the BookStore. You may call before coming to see if they are available. If you choose to become a Lifetime Members, your card will be mailed to you.

When you provide your email address, you will benefit the Friends by substantially reducing our postage costs and volunteer time in preparing mailings, and make it much easier to communicate with you quickly. Please remember to update your email address if you make any changes. You can This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. your changes to the Friends.

Important! Add This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., to your e-mail contacts or address book so that our newsletter and other communications will not end up in your SPAM/reject folder.

The August issue of the Circle of Friends Newsletter will be sent by U.S. mail to your street address. Other issues will be emailed to you unless you have opted to have newsletters sent to you by U.S Mail.

If you do not provide an email address or you choose to use U.S. Mail when you fill out your membership form, all newsletters and other communications will be sent to you by U.S. Mail.

If you have any questions about memberships, please call (510)733-3285 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.us for more information.

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