How to Join KKJ?

Procedures
 KKJ welcomes anyone, regardless of nationality, religion, gender and age, as long as you agree with our aim and participate in our activities of your own accord.
 Once you join KKJ, you can participate in the events that only KKJ members can join or the activities at a member price. Also, you will have the right to freely participate in KKJ Administration Meeting, tell your opinions or proposal for a event.

 To join KKJ, you need to go through the following procedures.

1. Come to Chikyukan.
 To become a member of KKJ, the first thing you have to do is to come to Chikyukan. (KKJ membership is good through the next March, but you will not have to come to Chikyukan to renew your membership. We will send you an application for the renewal of membership in every March.)
2. Listen to the explanation about KKJ.
 A Chikyukan staff will explain to you about KKJ and its activities. After listening to the explanation, please make your final decision whether or not you will join KKJ and participate, of your own accord, in its activities.
3. Fill in the application form.
 Once you decide that you join KKJ, please fill in the application form that the Chikyukan staff will give you. You will be required to write down your name, nationality, address, e-mail address, telephone number, category of the membership (adult/student), club that you hope to join and family member who also hopes to join KKJ. Using the information, we will send you the KKJ newsletter every month and the leader of your club will contact you when necessary. If you have any question about filling in the application form, please feel free to ask the Chikyukan staff.
4. Pay the yearly membership fee.
 We ask our members to pay the yearly membership fee accordingly to the category of membership for sending newsletters and supporting club activities. Please see the detail in the table of membership fee below.

Yearly Membership Fee
<Adult> \3,000 per year
If you join KKJ (or renew your membership) in the middle of the fiscal year, your membership fee will be calculated by the following expression.
\300 X the number of months left
<Student> \1,500 per year
If you join KKJ (or renew your membership) in the middle of the fiscal year, your membership fee will be calculated by the following expression.
\150 X the number of months left
<Family Member> Free of charge
(*A family of Adult member or Student member)
<Exception> Foreigners who has been in Nagasaki for less than 1 year will be exempted from the membership fee for the first year.