Membership

Benefits

  • Identify with members of the largest gardening organization in the world.
  • Automatic membership in the State, Regional, and National Garden Club organizations.
  • Learn the basics of flower arranging and horticulture.
  • Educational opportunities offered by Michigan Garden Clubs, Inc: Gardening Study School, Flower Show School, Landscape Design School, Environmental Studies School
  • Access to resources from National Garden Clubs, Inc. for club programs, illustrated lectures (slides and videos) and informational materials.
  • Exchange ideas through conference, correspondence, and association with others of similar interest.
  • Serve others through garden therapy and youth gardening activities.
  • Collective ways of working with others for community beautification.
  • Opportunity to compete for awards and grants.
  • Opportunity to nominate a qualified college student to apply for a scholarship in garden related fields.

Community Activities

  • Maintain Leveaux Park and Heritage Gardens at White Pine Village
  • Support Petunia Parade planting and maintenance, and hanging flower baskets in Scottville
  • Spring Plant Exchange and Fall Plant Sale
  • Garden Walk “Bouquet of Gardens”
  • Landscape Design Awards to local businesses
  • Support 4H Horticultural programs and Habitat for Humanity

Member Responsibilities

  • Members shall work together to attain the stated Club goals in the areas of horticulture, environment, conservation, artistic and landscape design.

"Active Member" requirements

  • Participate in Club projects, activities, and programs
  • Serve on one Refreshment Committee per year
  • Chair or be a member of at least one Standing or Special Events Committee
  • Are encouraged to attend at least five meetings and/or events per year
  • An “Active Member” may transfer to “Associate Member”, after five years of active service.

Annual Member Dues - Payable at the December meeting

  • Active – $30.00 (includes 1 Garden Walk Ticket)
  • Associate – $35.00 (includes 1 Garden Walk Ticket – no voting rights)
  • Honorary – $15.00 (State dues and 1 Garden Walk Ticket – Outstanding Service for at least 20 yrs.)
  • Life – $15.00 (State dues and 1 Garden Walk Ticket)

Membership forms can be found here

Mason County Garden Club

A 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Corporation

P.O. Box 193

Ludington, MI 49431

Member, National Garden Clubs Inc., Central Region, &

Michigan Garden Clubs, Inc., District V

Regular Meetings: 4th Thursday of each month, March through October

3rd Thursday in November, 1:00pm

Meeting Location: 5810 Bryant Rd., Ludington, MI

Holiday Luncheon: 1st Thursday in December

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Mason County Garden Club

A 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Corporation

P.O. Box 193

Ludington, MI 49431

Member, National Garden Clubs Inc., Central Region, &

Michigan Garden Clubs, Inc., District V

Regular Meetings: 4th Thursday of each month, March through October

3rd Thursday in November, 1:00pm

Meeting Location: 5810 Bryant Rd., Ludington, MI

Holiday Luncheon: 1st Thursday in December

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