JUNE 13, 2020: WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING NEW MEMBERS AT THIS TIME. IF YOUR MEMBERSHIP ENDED IN FEBRUARY 2020 AND YOUR MEMBERSHIP DID NOT END DUE TO FAILURE TO STAFF THE MUSEUM OR OTHER TERMINATION FOR CAUSE, PLEASE FILL OUT THE MEMBERSHIP FORM AND WE WILL REVIEW YOUR APPLICATION AND GET BACK TO YOU SOON.
A single membership applies to a whole family, including grandparents, grandchildren and greats for one year. Membership is available in two tiers. The tiers have different prices and participation requirements. We are trying to build in flexibility to accommodate variance in schedules, means, and talents. Fill out our online membership form to become part of Augusta’s first and only children’s museum.
Unlimited access to the museum for member families during normal operating hours
Free access to programming (Does not include supply costs)
Museum rentals - Outside of regular operating hours, 3 hours for $35
Free coffee and use of the museum refrigerator
Maternity Leave of 3 months if needed
Working a full 2-hour 30 minute shift, or two 1-hour fifteen minute half shifts. Generally, two members work each shift. Responsibilities include collecting visitor fees and monitoring exhibits. Children may accompany the member working the shift. Members sometimes split shifts because of infant needs, alternate shifts with spouses, and take maternity leave. More details can be found in this document.
Leading or co-leading a program - Programming is important and leading a program is an excellent way to participate. Members can team together and can be accompanied by their children.
As-Needed Tasks - There are other ways to participate. Create an activity for the art studio. Clean or organize. If you have an idea just tell us about it. Or just ask.
We have a limited number of sponsored memberships available for families in special circumstances. The cost of these memberships has been covered by donors. WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING NEW SPONSORED MEMBERSHIPS AT THIS TIME. IF YOUR SPONSORED MEMBERSHIP ENDED IN FEBRUARY 2020 BUT DID NOT END DUE TO FAILURE TO STAFF THE MUSEUM OR ANOTHER TERMINATION FOR CAUSE, PLEASE FILL OUT THE APPLICATION AND WE WILL GET BACK TO YOU SOON.
Sponsored members enjoy all the benefits but also assume the responsibilities of Tier 1 members.