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Join the Hampshire Bird Club!

Member Benefits

  • We’ll send a monthly email reminder to download the HBC online newsletter. If you prefer, we can send you a hard copy in the mail each month.
  • You can participate in overnight trips, and some restricted same-day trips.
  • Your membership dues support the activities that make our club so special.
  • We welcome all who are interested in birds, without regard to race, gender, gender identity, color, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, political affiliation, level of birding knowledge or experience. Please read our HBC Code of Birding Ethics and Conduct.

Membership Fees

If you are joining HBC for the first time, your first year is free! To join online, please complete this form. If you wish to join by mail instead, please download the pdf membership form.

In the dues payment section, write in “first time” and complete the form in all other respects.

Our Basic Membership fees are currently:

$18 for an individual
$30 for a family
$5 for a student

There are also Supporting Membership categories if you would like to contribute at a higher level.

To Join

  1. Download the membership form and print it. This form includes the Field Trip Release Form, required if you plan to go on field trips, and an optional sign-up for the Rare Bird Alert.
  2. Choose your preferred membership contribution from the form and complete it. You can make an additional donation for the work of the Education Committee if you like.
  3. Mail your Membership Form with your check to:

Hampshire Bird Club Inc.
P.O. Box 3637
Amherst, MA 01004-3637


If you prefer, you can email [email protected] and we will mail you the required forms.

New: Join On-Line

You can now join Hampshire Bird Club on-line. Complete the electronic Membership Form and pay for it here.

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