Benefits of Chado New Mexico Membership include:

  • The ability to study with an Urasenke-trained instructor.
  • Access to members-only events, including study intensives, lectures, workshops, and tea events.
  • Events calendars and updates from Chado New Mexico
  • Invitations to Chado New Mexico’s quarterly meetings.
  • Access to the lending library of books and videos about Chanoyu and related arts in both English and Japanese.
  • Twice-yearly newsletters in English from Urasenke headquarters in Kyoto.
  • The possibility of visiting Urasenke headquarters in Kyoto, and study opportunities in the Midorikai training program in Kyoto.
  • Being part of a network of almost 100 Urasenke associations worldwide.

Annual dues support the activities of Chado New Mexico.

Levels of membership include:

Full time student: $15
Individual: $25
Family: $40
Corporate: $60
Sustaining: $75


To join:  Send a check payable to “Urasenke New Mexico” along with your contact information (please include your e-mail address), level of membership, and specific interests to:

Siddiq von Briesen
Treasurer, Chado NM
208 Sereno Drive
Santa Fe, NM 87501