Membership Pins

March 31st, 2014 by AFM Houston

A massive congratulations to all our members who received their “50″ year membership pins!!!

WOW!!!! What a milestone!!!.  Have they got stories to tell!

Here is another great reason to be part of the American Federation of Musicians – PENSION!

Pension distributions are in effect for our “Life Members”  no doubt.

Membership payments are still trickling in.  Please contact our office if you have not received your membership card.

Did you know that to qualify for Life Membership you need to meet two requirements?

1. Must be member for 35 consecutive years   2. Must be age 65 or older





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Did you get to see “your” new building yet?

January 8th, 2014 by AFM Houston

2013 was an eventful year for Local 65-699 and we look forward to a prosperous 2014.  As with the new year so comes the time get your 2014 Membership Dues in.  Please feel free to come and visit our office or check out the open house pictures here. (Here is the password to view the pics “65-699″).        Great Memories!


Did  you get a your new Iphone for Christmas?  Dont forget about your 15% AT&T discount!!!


  • 15% Discount on your AT&T Wireless Phone Bill (Bring your membership card to an AT&T store and use FAN#3508840)
  • No Application Fee to refinance your home from Chase Bank (Union Plus Mortgage)
  • Be able to play anywhere AFM members are employed in the United States and Canada.
  • Receive the International Musician that lists upcoming auditions for major orchestras
  • Instrument Insurance
  • Access to Houston Musicians’ Federal Credit Union.
  • Students are exempt from local and Federation Initiation Fees so encourage your students to join now! (Valid School ID required)



If you have questions about your dues, please feel free to contact us anytime!




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Merry Christmas!!!

December 23rd, 2013 by AFM Houston

We want to wish our members, friends, and family a very Merry Christmas!  We hope 2014 brings you joy and much prosperity.

Local 65-699 offices will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec 24 &25 2013.  We will open again Friday, December 26, 2013


Did you know that you can deduct your membership dues on your income taxes?

Send in you payments today to take advantage of this deduction!  Here is another reminder:  All benefits ( including Life) cease when you are delinquent.

2014 Dues: Regular member $155.00 per annum;  Half year: $77.50

Honorary Life $85.00  Half year $ 42.50

Also, don’t forget to contact us to update your info (address, phone, e-mail) for the 2014 directory.

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About Local 65-699

Local 65-699, American Federation of Musicians
Houston, TX
Chartered October 22, 1897

5771 Enid, Houston, Texas 77009
Office: (713) 236-8676
Toll Free: (800) 965-9465
Fax: (713) 236-8671

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9AM-4:00PM