The Chaffee Art Center has provided our communities and guests to our state with opportunities to learn about and experience the arts for fifty-nine years, earning the distinction of being one of the oldest arts organizations in Vermont. As a non-profit art organization, we fulfill our mission by actively contributing to the cultural and economic vitality of our community. Membership income helps support our general operations and ensure the continuation and expansion of our programs and events.

The Chaffee needs your support, please become a member.

The Chaffee provides a variety of membership levels that are listed below. Member artists can increase their exposure and sales through our exhibits and events.  

Cultural organizations such as the Chaffee contribute to the economic vitality of a community, attracting residents and tourists to local businesses, while also enriching the quality of life through engagement with the arts. Your fully tax-deductible contribution will make it possible for the Chaffee to continue and thrive, and in turn for our community to be enriched by all that we offer.

Membership Rates:

  • Student $25
  • Single $75
  • Family (2 or more) $100
    • Includes one additional adult class 50% off or Kid’s Saturday class for $5.
  • Artist (juried) $90
  • Student artist (juried) $50

*All Membership renewals due yearly on anniversary date. Gift Certificates are always available and make the perfect present for any season or reason. Thank you for your support of the Chaffee Art Center.

Members Benefits:

  • 25-50% discounts on:
    • Classes
    • Workshops
    • Events
  • 10% discount on Retail Gallery purchases
  • Social networking opportunities at openings and events
  • Member Reception
  • Tax Deductible


  1. 50% off coupon for one Adult class
  2. One Kid’s Saturday class for $5
    (over 50% savings)
  3. 25% off one Kid’s special program
  4. 25% off one Kid’s Birthday Party
  5. 25% off a conference room rental