So, joining HGNC is not just for growing a few vines of tomatoes or bunches of kale. Being a member at Hansberry is joining a team of generous and welcoming people, dedicated to sharing Mother Nature’s creative energy in southwest Germantown.
Cost of membership for 2019: $40 membership fee (plus a $5 key fee for new members).
Benefits of Planting Membership:
- One 4′ x 8′ planting bed
- Free access to the garden (after an orientation)
- Access to the tool shed, which contains a variety of gardening tools, helpful books, and even free seeds to get you started on your new bed
- Early access to our annual Plant Sale, members-only events and potlucks, and more
- Belonging to a warm, welcoming community that helps Germantown thrive
2019 Meeting and Work Requirements
- Attendance at annual Spring Gathering on Saturday, March 9
- Attendance at one of three orientation sessions (for new members)
- Attendance at a minimum of three member work days
- 10 additional hours of maintenance tasks to be assigned by the maintenance committee
- Six hours of work on a committee, event, or project