Gari Melchers ArborMembership in the Southern Garden History Society is open to individuals, families, historic sites, public gardens or organizations interested in southern gardens and landscapes.

Membership entitles you to receive our information-filled periodical, Magnolia. Being a member also allows you to register for an annual meeting packed with educational programming, garden visits, and opportunities to meet fellow garden history enthusiasts. Members also receive a discount to attend the Biennial Conference on Restoring Southern Gardens and Landscapes in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Your annual dues allow us to produce Magnolia, provide scholarships to our Annual Meeting, maintain our website, support conferences, present annual awards, and pursue other preservation initiatives.

Download the current membership brochure here.

Note:  Memberships are for the Southern Garden History Society fiscal year which begins August 1st and expires July 31st annually.  The Southern Garden History Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your dues are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

 

Membership Levels

Benefactor
$500
Magnolia Subscription
Earlybird registration to events
Eligible to bring one guest to events
Name listed on website
Patron
$250
Earlybird registration for events
Magnolia subscription included
Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting
Name listed on website
Sustainer
$125
Earlybird registration for events
Magnolia subscription included
Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting
Name listed on website
Business of Institution
$100
Magnolia subscription included
Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting
Institution or business listed on website
Extra copies of Magnolia upon request
Joint
$60
Magnolia subscription included
Eligible to bring 1 guest to Annual Meeting
Individual
$40
Magnolia subscription included
Eligible to attend the Annual Meeting
Individual Gift Membership
$40
Gift recipient will receive Magnolia
Gift recipient will be eligible to attent the Annual Meeting
Student
$15
This discounted rate is for individuals currently enrolled as full-time students at college or university
Magnolia subscription included
Eligible to attend the Annual Meeting

 

Join or Renew via U.S. Mail

Click here for a downloadable membership application in PDF format if you are a new member.

If you are RENEWING, just send your check to the address below.

To become a member of the society, please return this form with your check to:

Southern Garden History Society
PO Box 15752
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27113Gift Memberships