Membership

Thank you for your interest in Avalon Recreation Association!

Joining Avalon

Avalon accepts applications as they are submitted.  To apply for membership, fill out our electronic membership application Application for Membership

If you have any questions about Avalon membership, please feel free to call our Membership Line at (804) 719-1386 or fill out this online form.

Membership Categories & Current Fee Schedule

Initiation Fees Membership Category Description of Initiation Fee
$470 Social The social membership initiation fee is $470.
$1400 Others ONE-TIME Initiation Fee: The fee can be split over three payments.  The first payment of $500 is due upon acceptance. The second payment of $500 is due on July 15. The final payment of $400 is due October 15. NOTE: A new member cannot use the facilities until the entire yearly dues and at least 1 installment of the Initiation Fees are paid.
Annual Dues Membership Category
$725 Family The Family category includes two persons, or single head of household, over the age of 18 sharing the same legal address with any unmarried children (limited to age 23 if in college) living at their home.  A full description of the Family Membership is found in the Bylaws.
$520 Couple The Couple category includes two persons between the ages of 18 and 59 sharing the same legal address.  A full description of the Couple Membership is found in the Bylaws.
$435 Single The Single category includes a person between the ages of 18 and 59.  A full description of the Single Membership is found in the Bylaws.
$380 Senior Couple The Senior Couple category includes two persons sharing the same legal address with one of those persons being 60 years of age or older. One member must be 60 years of age by March 1 of the applicable dues year and proof of age must be submitted to Avalon.  A full description of the Senior Couple Membership is found in the Bylaws.
$285 Senior Single The Senior Single category includes a person 60 years of age or older. The member must be 60 years of age by March 1 of the applicable dues year and proof of age must be submitted to Avalon. A full description of the Senior Single Membership is found in the Bylaws.
 $800 August to Full Membership Bridge 

The August to Full Membership Bridge category begins August 1 and runs through Labor Day.  It includes $300 for membership and a $500 deposit toward the $1,400 one-time initiation fee.  The remaining $900 initiation can be paid the following year and annual dues to be paid by March of the following year.

Inactive fee is 25% of each category’s annual dues.

  • Family is $180
  • Single is $108
  • Couple $130
  • Senior Couple $95
  • Senior Single $71
Inactive

The inactive category does not have any membership rights. A member that moves to the inactive status cannot use the facility for any purposes and the inactive person, couple or family cannot be on any Avalon team (swim, dive or tennis). A full description of the Inactive Category is found in the Bylaws.

 

Matches Category Social

A social membership unit shall be defined as one of the above categories: Full Family, Adult Single, Couple, Senior Couple or Senior Single Membership. However, a Social Membership solely grants attendance to all Association social events and use of Association tennis facilities. Social members do not have voting rights. Social members do not have access to Associations’ swimming pools and clubhouse facilities (unless attending an Association social event).

The social membership initiation fee is $470.

The annual dues of the social membership unit shall be the full annual dues of the appropriate corresponding membership category (i.e. full family, adult single, etc). Social Membership can be converted to Full Membership by payment of 66.67% of initiation fee in effect at the time of conversion.

Our facilities include:

  • Upper Pool with two one-meter Olympic quality diving boards

  • Lower Pool with 25-meter lap lanes

  • “Kiddie Pool” fenced-in for our youngest members

  • Pool Basketball Hoop

  • Pool Slide

  • Eight lighted Tennis Courts

  • Clubhouse with Snack Bar

  • Party Room Rental