Friends! We invite you to join us in supporting dance, music, and song communities across this beautiful state by becoming a member of DEFFA. Your $20 annual dues support DEFFA’s many activities, including:

  • The DownEast Country Dance Festival
  • Providing publicity for folk events and performers in Maine, both in the print newsletter and online
  • Sponsoring and co-sponsoring workshops
  • Maintaining our web presence
  • Serving as fiscal sponsor for individuals pursuing grants

As a member, you receive the following benefits:

  • Newsletter subscription – Monthly listing of events, articles, and camp opportunities.
    It takes 2-6 weeks for the first issue to arrive
  • Reduced admission to some DEFFA events
  • A $5 coupon in the March newsletter (mailed in February) which can be used at the DownEast Country Dance Festival
  • Vote at the annual election meeting
  • Sustain music, dance, and the folk arts
The DownEast Friends of the Folk Arts is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
Membership dues and donations are fully tax deductible.

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