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 2021: $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
To apply for membership, visit the Membership Agreement page. A link to an online form can be found at the bottom; a printable version is also available for download.
2021 Meeting and Work Requirements
- Attendance at annual Spring Gathering on Saturday, March 20
- Attendance at one of three orientation sessions (for new members)
- A minimum of 10 hours of volunteer work on maintenance of garden common areas or a garden committee, event, or project