Membership Dues

Friends of the Creche memberships are on a Jan-Jan cycle, therefore:

  • Membership runs from January through December

  • Membership dues are $35.00 (US Dollars)

  • Membership dues are $40.00 (US Dollars) for addresses outside the U.S.A.

  • We accept memberships for the current year.

  • You may pay the upcoming year dues at a convention to save postage.


Member Benefits

As a benefit of an annual membership, you will receive the quarterly Crèche Herald (which contains the president's Friends of the Crèche Notes Newsletter) and access to the Member Directory. You will also be a part of a wonderful community of fun and interesting like-minded people.

Though the following are available to the general public, you will also have:

  • Contacts with nativity collectors, authors, exhibitors, scholars, and artists around the world.

  • International bibliography on the Nativity and information on permanent and seasonal creche displays in the United States and abroad.

  • Opportunity to attend the  biennial national conventions, as well as alternate-year national membership meetings.

  • Opportunity to attend the quadrennial international convention of creche enthusiasts.

Download a Membership Application  from the blue tab to the right.

Send $35 ($40 outside US) with the completed application to Marilynn Gillespie. Questions regarding your membership?  Email

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