Support the Garden
It’s not what you get, it’s what you give. Your membership helps inspire the next generation of environmental stewards through joyful curiosity and hands-on connection to nature.
Your membership keeps ICG growing with:
- World-class environmental education programs
- A 3-acre child-centered public garden
- Free admission for all, dawn to dusk every day of the year
- Teen Urban Farmers: ICG’s teen employment program that builds job skills and entrepreneurial smarts
- Teacher training and professional development
- Scholarships so every child can experience inspired environmental education and nature-based play
- Free drop-in family programs throughout the seasons
- Ideas and inspiration for families, schools, and professionals to grow their own gardens in their own communities
Your membership helps Ithaca Children’s Garden inspire, promote, and sustain youth and community stewardship of the natural environment through garden-based learning and discovery.
Membership benefits ICG and you!
- Member discounts on all ICG Programs, including camps, workshops, and more!
- FREE admission to other participating US public gardens through American Horticulture Society’s Reciprocal Admission Program (RAP)
- Members Garden Plot: harvest in-season produce, herbs, and cut flowers
- Mama Goose: 10% off any in-store purchases
- State Theatre of Ithaca: Buy an adult ticket, get a youth ticket free for a select Family Series show
- Cayuga Landscape: One coupon for a free 6-pack of annuals for each child in your family, AND 10% off any plant purchases up to $250
- GreenStar Natural Food Markets: One coupon for $5 off in-store purchases
- Ithaca Carshare: 50% off Carshare application fee
- The BoatYard Grill: One free kids’ meal with the purchase of one adult entrèe of $15.95 or more