Join/Renew Membership

What WASH Offers:

  • Intellectually stimulating programs.
  • Social and recreational events, including an annual dinner, summer picnic, hikes and the occasional group trip.
  • Informal discussion groups for exploring topics of interest to humanists.
  • WASHline, our lively monthly member newsletter, including articles, program schedules, book and movie reviews, and more.
  • Internet resources – an informative web site, and a number of e-mail list servers.
  • Connection to the larger humanist community through formal and informal alliances.
  • Service to the public and the media as a source of information about humanist perspectives on issues of contemporary concern.

Choose from THREE Membership Options:

“Individual Membership” gets you a subscription to WASHLine, discounts with our partners, and discounts for tickets to WASH Events.

“Household Membership” allows all members of your household access to a subscription of the WASHLine, discounts with our Partners and to ticketed WASH Events.

If you like what WASH is doing and would like to support our mission but live outside of the area that we meet, then become a “Friend of WASH”


If you have any questions about the online joining, renewal or registration process please contact us at memberships @

WASH is an incorporated 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization registered with the State of Maryland. Dues and contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. A copy of WASH’s current financial statement is available by request by email or from Maryland’s Secretary of State.