Join or Renew your CWB Membership!

Members at The Center for Wooden Boats (CWB) enjoy the satisfaction of knowing they are supporting a community-based organization running valuable programming such as our youth programs, skills workshops and historical boat restoration projects. Members also enjoy significant discounts on boat rentals, CWB classes, and purchases at the CWB gift shops. Questions about membership? Email us at



$75 HOUSEHOLD – All individuals must share the same mailing address

$50 INDIVIDUAL        

$25 SENIOR – 62+        

$25 STUDENT – With Valid Student ID


  • A subscription to CWB’s membership magazine, SHAVINGS

  • Automatic enrollment in CWB’s eNewsletter (emailed biweekly)

  • Discounts on CWB’s award-winning workshops and classes (up to 25% off)

  • 10% off gift shop purchases

  • 20-40% off rowboat, sailboat, and canoe rentals at CWB in Seattle

  • Discounts on boat rentals, crab pots, and merchandise at Cama Beach

  • Access to CWB’s Boatman’s Cabin at Cama Beach (by reservation)

  • Invitations to members-only events

  • Ability to reserve seats on Sunday Public Rides (limited availability)

  • Ability to purchase Livery Season Passes for unlimited boat rentals 


Enjoy supporting CWB at a higher level and have the opportunity to choose a thank you gift!


  • Receive all basic membership level benefits.

  • Choose to receive a CWB baseball cap or t-shirt.

  • One free Sailing Checkout per household.


Deepen your commitment to CWB’s mission even more as a Captain’s Circle member!


  • Receive all basic and contributing membership level benefits.

  • When you contribute to CWB, a part of you becomes a part of our maritime history. As a Captain’s Circle member, you’ll have the opportunity to share a more intimate relationship with CWB, its leadership, other supporters, and our collection of maritime artifacts. We hope Captain Circle’s membership will give you a deep sense of satisfaction, as you help us create experiences that foster and preserve maritime heritage.

  • Captain’s Circle membership is awarded to any membership gift of $1,000 or more, or gifts to our operations fund totaling $1,000 or more in a twelve-month period. (In-kind gifts, while truly appreciated, do not qualify. Gifts to our capital campaign are recognized separately.)

  • To learn more about Captain’s Circle, please contact CWB Executive Director, Brandt Faatz at 206-382-2628 or email