Frequently Asked Questions
|Q. I have been a member for 1 month and still have not received my membership card. What do I do?
A. If you did not put your mail stop on your application to join, we do not know where to send your membership card. Feel free to call the administration office at 316-522-2996 to inquire about your card and give us your current mail stop.
Q. With Boeing leaving Wichita can I still keep my membership?
A. If you retire you will always be able to have a retiree membership at SBEA. If you are laid off you can keep a membership for 4 years. If you are still working for Boeing but are being transferred and want to retain your membership you can. We have several options available for memberships please call 316-522-2996 and we will be glad to help see what options are available for you.
Q. What happened to BEA when Boeing sold?
Q. I am retiring and want to know if I can keep my membership in the SBEA?
Q. What about payroll deductions for purchases at the SBEA Store?
Q. My spouse is a member. Am I eligible to process a payroll deduction?
Q. What are the numbers (1-12) on the back of my membership card for?
Q. Can my spouse bring in a guest for free on my membership?
Q. Why do special event tickets sell for one price and then increase in price towards the day of the event?
Q. I want to have a large picnic at the SBEA lake. Can I reserve the pavilion at the lake?
Q. How can I keep up with all the current activities?
3Q. Someone told me that I could pay my Weststar and Wichita Water bill at the SBEA Store. Is that true?
Q. Does the SBEA provide notary service?
Q. I heard there is a private lake for SBEA members. Where is it located at?
Q. Do I need a fishing license to fish at the lake?
Q. Can I put a boat on the lake?
Q. What are the lake hours?
Q. I heard that the SBEA has a hunter safety class. When is it?
Q. Can I get discounted movie tickets through the SBEA?
Q. Why can’t I buy concert tickets up to the day of the concert if they haven’t sold out?
Q. Why are the items in the stores marked with two different prices?
Q. I forgot to buy my movie tickets before I left work. Can I buy them anywhere else?
Q. Can I get my wife a card so she can get her discounts at the merchants around town?
Q. I have lost my SBEA membership card. What do I need to do to get another card?
Q. Does the SBEA sell memberships to the Kansas Aviation Museum, or any other discounts with them?
Q. Does the SBEA rent boats at the SBEA lake?
Q. If I have a problem with one of the vendors in the merchant discount book who do I call?
Q. How do I cancel my SBEA membership?
Q. I have something I would like to discuss with all the Board members. How do I go about doing this?
Q. My neighbor is a fireman with the Wichita Fire Department. I heard he can now join the SBEA. Where can I get more information for him?
Q. I am getting laid off and wondered if I was eligible to keep up my SBEA membership?
Q. What happened to SBEA when the Boeing Company sold?