Join the ACGHS

Are you interested in joining the A.C. Gilbert Heritage Society?

Please use our 2017 Membership Application (PDF) or our 2017 Junior Membership Application (PDF – for ages 5-15). Just print the form, fill it out, and mail it with your check to the address on the form. If you are an existing member and wish to renew your membership, please use our 2017 Membership Renewal Form (PDF).

Regular membership is $25 per calendar year or $10 for junior members ages 5-15. The calendar year runs from January 1 to December 31.

Benefits of Membership

Members receive our quarterly newsletter (published in March, June, September, and December), our National Membership Directory, and are eligible to participate in our annual National Convention. Members also have access to Members-only content on this Web site, and may advertise for free in our publications as well as on this website.

New members will receive all back issues of our newsletter for the calendar year in which they join. All memberships must be renewed at the beginning of the year. After November 1, new memberships will begin on the next calendar year.

Our Members-only content contains the following materials:

  • Erector Set parts inventories
  • How-To-Make ‘Em manuals
  • Artwork for skyscraper panels and parts boxes including instructions for fabricating them
  • Pictures and information of Erector Set layouts and other Gilbert products
  • Our national Membership Directory
  • Society information including meeting minutes, treasurer’s reports, and policies/guidelines

Other members-only information is added as it becomes available.

If you have questions about membership in the A.C. Gilbert Heritage Society, please use our Contact Form.

By-Laws of the A.C. Gilbert Heritage Society

All members are expected to abide by the rules set forth within the By-Laws. (PDF, 7 pages, 87K)

Any questions about our By-Laws should be referred to the President of the ACGHS. Society business, meeting discussions, questions or comments should also be directed to the president. (Contact the ACGHS President)

Back Issues of Newsletters

Back issues of ACGHS newsletters are $6 each. To requests back issues, please contact our Archives Manager. (Contact the ACGHS Archives Manager)