PLEASE NOTE:  The club is not accepting applications from new members until October 1, 2021.

Membership in the Marco Island Shell Club is open to shell enthusiasts at all levels of interest and expertise. Members can be appointed by the President to serve on or chair a Club committee or be elected to an officer position. 

Members who would like to create shell art can attend weekly Club shell art workshops. All projects created at the workshops become the property of the club and are sold to raise money for scholarships.  Please click HERE to  learn more.

TERM OF MEMBERSHIP:  Although the Marco Island Shell Club season runs from November through March,  the bylaws set the membership year as January 1 through December 31.  Club policy states that anyone who joins in late fall becomes a member from the date he/she joins until December 31st of the following year.  ALL NEW MEMBERS MUST FILL IN AN ONLINE APPLICATION WHICH WILL BE ACCESSIBLE FROM  THIS PAGE, STARTING OCTOBER 1, 2021.  MEMBERSHIP WILL EXTEND THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2022.

DUES: The cost for individual membership is $35 per year.  The club accepts payment by check or credit card (through the Club’s PayPal payment processor).  No cash payments will be accepted.     

RENEWAL:  Do not use this application page for renewals.  Membership renewal is due by December 31, 2021.  Current members can review their data, especially email address, and renew their membership starting on October 1, 2021 on the Club website. It is very important to notify the membership chair if your email address has changed, since that is the way the club communicates with the membership. You can send changes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. in order to continue to receive  emails from the club. RENEW MEMBERSHIP HERE.

ONLINE Shell Club Application and Payment may be made via the Shell Club's PayPal payment processor, which gives you the option of paying with your credit card or your Paypal account. 

Pay by Check: If you choose to pay by check, please fill out and submit the online form. Then bring your check  to workshop or mail to:

Marco Island Shell Club, Inc.

PO Box 633

Marco Island, FL 34146 

Click Here to read our Bylaws