Join Us and Enjoy – For as little as $20 a year, you can join NYTOS. As a member, you'll be able to attend concerts, help preserve fine organs and enjoy the company of others who share our common interests. If you like theatre organ music and want to enjoy it more often, the New York Theatre Organ Society is for you. To join, drop our Membership Secretary, Tom Stehle, an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or call him at 845-457-5393.
The sooner you join, the sooner you'll start enjoying all of the benefits of membership, including the following:
Chapter Newsletter – a periodic report of our upcoming
activities, concerts, social events, tours, silent movie shows with
organ accompaniment, and more!
Voting Membership – vote in our annual Board of Directors election or hold office yourself.
Member Discounts – for concerts and events.
Open Console – imagine getting to play a big theatre pipe organ. We hold open console sessions after many of our formal concerts.
Work Crews – if you like to "get your hands dirty", join one of our work crews and learn how to repair and keep theatre pipe organs playing.
Theatre Organ Magazine – join our parent organization, the American Theatre Organ Society, and you'll receive their bi-monthly magazine filled with photographs and articles of historic interest, chapter events from all over the country, reviews of recent recordings, organ installations, and nostalgia from the good 'ol days.
National Conventions – as a member of the American Theatre Organ Society, you'll also be able to attend the annual National Convention and regional conventions in major cities across the nation.
Plus, the satifaction that your membership money goes 100% into maintaining operating these beautiful instruments for generations to come.
- REGULAR - a full voting member of NYTOS. You must also have a National ATOS Membership.
- FRIEND - you will receive all the benefits of NYTOS described in the previous page, no ATOS membership is required. The Friend membership level does not include the right to vote for or run for the board of NYTOS.
At any of these higher levels, you will receive all the benefits of NYTOS described in the previous page. ATOS membership is required, and you will have full voting rights. All NYTOS membership dues past $20.00 can be directed towards specific projects and funds within NYTOS, and these are tax deductible
Specific Projects and Funds - In addition to supporting the maintenance and operation efforts for various chapter organ installations and the traveling Allen organ, these donated funds also can be directed to support various educational programs. The Education Fund supports spreading the word about theatre organs to area schools. It also helps young organ technicians wanting to further their education. The Summer Camp Fund assists the chapter in funding tuition for the annual Theatre Organ Camp where young organists can learn from the pros. You may also select General Fund (which is the default) where money will be divided up at the discretion of the board of trustees. Please be as generous as your means allow.
You can now pay your yearly membership through Paypal using your Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, Bank ATM Card, or Paypal Account. You do not need to be a paypal member to pay for your membership. Just follow the prompts to pay by credit card.
Simply click the BUY NOW button next to the level of membership of your choice, and you will be sent to the checkout page to complete your order. Once you complete this form, NYTOS will be immediately notified of your membership. No more mailing checks. A membership card will follow via regular mail.
*WHEN CHOOSING A HIGHER LEVEL OF MEMBERSHIP, Remember to choose either a fund or project. These donations make up a considerable part of our yearly income.
Use this category if you are renewing a regular membership only
If you have any problems using this system, please email our membership department
Att Tom Stehle, Secretary
178 Dunn Drive
Montgomery, NY 12549-1302
You can also download our Membership form and mail it in with your check or money order.
NEW YORK THEATRE ORGAN SOCIETY BY-LAWS
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