Become a part of the Modern Times community!

Modern Times members receive a 10% discount on all purchases, on top of existing discounts. For example, we regularly hold sales on specific titles, books of the month, staff picks, etc. with 10% discounts, but members receive a 20% discount. Members receive our monthly events calendar in the mail and get to participate in special member-only sales. Members also get their admission fees to events waived, as well as reduced rates on classes. Even better, they get the satisfaction of supporting one of the oldest progressive spaces in the Mission for literarture, culture, and ideas. So sign up, or renew, today!

One year membership: 

  •   $35 individual
  •   $40 couple
  •   $75 sustainer member

Lifetime membership: 

To become a member just drop by the store, sign up over the phone, or simply send a check and specify that it’s for a membership. Please be sure to include your full address so we can send you the monthly events calendar. Go to our contact page for our number and address.

Or, for your convenience, we now also offer the ability to sign up via Pay Pal. This link will bring you to a page that requires you to sign in. If you have a PayPal account simply log on, or if not, you’ll need to create an account. Where it says “special instructions to buyer” please specify that you are signing up for membership and write your name, email, address, and phone number so that Modern Times can properly log your information.