CORNELL PLANTATIONS - Art and exhibits at the Nevin Welcome Center For June, local artist and photographer, Nancy Ridenour displays her Macro Images and Photo Montages of local natural beauty in the Nevin Welcome Center lobby.
BigNews.Biz - Jun 01,2012 - CORNELL PLANTATIONS - Art and exhibits at the Nevin Welcome Center
For June, local artist and photographer, Nancy Ridenour displays her Macro Images and Photo Montages of local natural beauty in the Nevin Welcome Center lobby. New exhibits in the display cases show how birds make their nests from plant materials and how Plantations’ Natural Areas Program is preserving rare plant species.
Membership Matters! Join Plantations and get "Better Homes and Gardens" for free
Membership gifts support Cornell Plantations’ living collections, natural areas, and education programs for people of all ages. In addition to helping us grow, you'll receive reciprocal benefits—such as free admission and other discounts—at over 270 other public gardens in North America. Plus, when you join Plantations or renew your current membership, you will also receive a free one-year subscription to Better Homes and Gardens magazine!
•Lower registration fees for Plantations’ classes and workshops
•Discounts at our gift shop and cafe in the Nevin Welcome Center
•Reciprocal benefits at over 270 other public gardens, arboreta, and conservatories in North Ameria
•Invitations to member-only events at Plantations and in the community
•Verdant Views, our biannual magazine, and other Plantations’ publications
$25 Plantations Volunteer
$101–$499 Sustaining Member
$500–$999 Charter Society
$1,000–$4,999 Plantations Sponsor
$5,000+ Tower Club
Cornell Giving Societies
Donors to Plantations at these levels are also recognized by Cornell University through these giving societies:
$25,000+ President’s Circle
$10,000–$24,999 Dean’s Circle
$5,000– $9,999 Tower Club
$1,000– $4,999 Quadrangle Club
$500– $999 Charter Society
$250 to $499 Ivy Society (alumni who graduated within the past 10 years)
Reciprocal Garden Benefits
Do you enjoy visiting other public gardens when you travel? Show your Plantations membership card to gain special admission and other benefits at more than 270 beautiful destinations across North America!
Plantations membership provides shared benefits through the American Horticultural Society (AHS) at other botanical gardens, arboreta, and conservatories in 45 states, Canada, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. This typically includes free or reduced admission to grounds and events, plus discounts in garden and book shops.
When you join Plantations, you’ll receive a membership card and the AHS Reciprocal Gardens Brochure, which lists all participating living museums. The list is also updated regularly on the AHS online directory.