Membership Information

Chapter Membership

Membership in the New York Capital District Chapter (NYCDC) includes membership in the Embroiderers’ Guild of America (EGA) with access to its quarterly magazine, seminars and correspondence courses. The NYCDC chapter is part of the Metropolitan Region of EGA.

To join, download the Membership Coupon and mail your completed coupon with a check for dues (made payable to NYCDCEGA) to:

Louise Butler, 125 Westchester Dr, Clifton Park, NY 12065-7500.

Guests are welcome to attend one meeting before joining. Check the Calendar for dates and programs or see the Newsletter for more details.  For more information, email Membership Chair Louise Butler.

Membership Dues

Dues will vary depending on when you join and if you are already a member of another chapter inside or outside the Metropolitan Region. Your membership will be active through May 31st of the following year.


JOIN BETWEEN: Jan 1 – Mar 31 Apr 1 – June 30 Jul 1 – Sept 30 Oct 1 – Dec 31
Number of quarters 5 4 3 2
New Member (Regular Member) $74.50 $60.00 $45.00 $30.00
Current member of another chapter inside the Metropolitan Region (Plural Member) $22.50 $18.00 $13.50 $9.00
Current member of another chapter outside the Metropolitan Region (Plural Member) $26.25 $21.00 $15.75 $10.50