Friends of Briar Bush Membership

Your membership helps us meet our mission to inspire people of all ages and backgrounds to explore and protect nature by encouraging curiosity and scientific inquiry.

Thank you for your support!

Annual Members’ Meeting

Friends of Briar Bush Members


All Friends of Briar Bush Members are invited to the annual business meeting and program. Learn more about the work of your organization and enjoy a members-only program.


BBNC Director, Mark Fallon,

will take members on a walk in

the Briar Bush woods to rediscover plants that people have used for centuries as food, medicine, and materials. Come get a taste for the bounty of the forest with samples of pine needle tea and more!


The meeting and program are for adults.

Registration is not required.

Childcare is available.


Day: Saturday, October 22, 2022


  - Meeting/Refreshments: 1:30pm-2:00pm

  - Program: 2:00pm-3:00pm

Cost: FREE (FOBB Members only)

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Review the benefits below to find the membership level that you prefer.

Then click the button to purchase your membership today!

Goldfinch (Individual) - $35

  • 20% program discount for 1 adult on adult programs

  • 10% discount on gift shop items

  • FREE, unlimited admission to the museum

  • Subscription to our newsletter and calendar of events

  • FREE admission to select events

  • Invitation to Members Only Events and the Friends of Briar Bush Annual meeting

  • Discounted/free admission at select local & national nature centers (

Hummingbird (Senior) - $25

All of the benefits above for one adult 65 years and older

Robin (Household) - $50

All of the above for a household living at one address plus:

  • Priority registration for summer camp

  • 20% program discount (10% for summer camp)

  • Four guests can accompany you for FREE each time you visit

  • Ability to rent the facility for private events

Cardinal - $100

All of the above plus:

  • One free program pass for one non-member for an onsite program (does not apply to camps)

  • Six guests can accompany you for FREE each time you visit

Blue Jay - $250

All of the above plus:

  • ALL guests come for FREE when accompanied by a member

  • Complimentary in behind-the-scenes tour with one of our environmental educators

  • Invitation to special spring member appreciation event

Great Blue Heron - $500

All of the above plus:

  • A private environmental educational program with a Briar Bush educator at your event

The Griscom Society - $1,000 +

All of the above plus:

  • Provide $500 towards scholarships to allow access for at-risk individuals to Briar Bush