Benefits include valuable discounts on Riverbend camps and birthday parties AND free tickets to special events, depending on level. You'll also receive discounts at partnering institutions.
Membership Support Has Perks!
Become a member of Riverbend and gain exciting benefits while making it possible for learners across the region to experience the wonder and beauty of nature. Riverbend is a special place where little toes can feel the cool water of our stream, where the chorus of frogs is heard in our ponds, and where people of all ages explore our 30 acres of meadows and woodlands. Riverbend’s programs and special events celebrate the best of nature.
Membership Levels and Benefits
Basic - $50
Free access to our trails, ponds, gardens, and 30-acre site 365 days/year from dawn to dusk
Reciprocal membership at more than 165 nature centers around the country through Association of Nature Center Administrators (ANCA) www.natctr.org
Delivery of and recognition in NatureConnect, Riverbend’s semi-annual print newsletter
Free admission for up to four family members to our Summer Solstice Event
Elmwood Park Zoo -- 50% discount on admission for a year (up to 2 adults, 4 children)
Main Line Art Center – 10% discount on individual membership; one-pass to a public program
Individual Plus - $150
All the benefits of Basic plus:
Discount of $25 for Birthday Parties
Discount of 15% for Year-Round Camps
Discount of 15% for Family Campouts
Family Plus - $165
All of the above benefits plus:
- Discount of 5% per camper for ALL Riverbend summer camp weeks
Birdwatcher - $250
All Family/Individual Plus benefits plus:
Two free tickets to Shiverfest
Nature Lover - $500
All the benefits of Birdwatcher, plus:
Four free tickets to Shiverfest
Barn Rental Discount
Eco-Advocate - $1,000
All Nature Lover benefits plus:
20% discount on Our Table, Our Planet Supper Series Dinners
Eight free tickets to Shiverfest
Recognition as Riverbend Red Barn contributor with related invitations to special receptions.