MEMBERSHIP

Membership

*Apply for Membership

Please print the pdf membership application and mail the form along with the required fee to: Box 1134, Medicine Hat, AB  T1A 7H3.  Memberships are valid for the calendar year; and all memberships must be renewed at the start of the new year.

 

We are unable at this time to receive membership applications or renewals online.  We do not accept credit cards for payment of fees.

 

 

Membership Form

Member Discount

Garden centres in Medicine Hat and Bow Island (listed below) offer a 10% discount on purchases.  Some exclusions apply.  Spruce It Up Garden Centre (in Calgary) offers Medicine Hat Horticultural Society members a 15% discount on purchases—the same discount afforded to Calgary Hort Society members.

 

 

Blondies Garden Centre

Windmill Garden Centre

Bow Island Greenhouses

Spruce It Up Garden Centre

Rite Down Town

Benefits of Becoming a Member

Benefits of being a member include (but are not limited to) the following:

1. Being part of a gardening community where others share the same interests and gardening passions

 

2. Being able to participate in Society sponsored events

 

3. Membership discounts at various garden centres/greenhouses

 

4. A monthly newsletter sent either by e-mail or Canda Post

 

5. A free BBQ at the June meeting

 

6. A discounted fee for the annual Christmas Banquet

 

7. Receiving notices and announcements of gardening or horticultural events in other southern Alberta locations

 

 

Life Membership

Members can be nominated for LIFE MEMBERSHIP based on the following criteria.

The Medicine Hat & District Horticultural Society is seeking nominations for the Life Membership Award.  This honor is presented to a Member or Members of the Medicine Hat & District Horticultural Society who has/have performed distinctive contributions of a long-term nature that is in line with the Mission of the Society.

 

The award shall be presented to a Society Member who has rendered outstanding and longstanding commitment to the Medicine Hat & District Horticultural Society over a period of time, and not limited to the year in which the award is made.  Outstanding and longstanding service must arise from one or more of the following activities:

 

 a)  promotion of activities which encourage, promote and

                 educate Society members about gardening;

 b)  community involvement in promotion of the Mission of

                  the Medicine Hat & District Horticultural Society;

 c)  author of gardening and horticultural articles;

 d)  given gardening related lectures to the public;

 e)  other types of voluntary work with the Society.

 

Nominations shall be made in writing stating briefly the breadth/scope of contributions made by the nominee.

 

 

 

The nomination deadline is prior to September 14 of the current year and can be made by sending a letter to the

 

 Medicine Hat & District Horticultural Society, Box 1134, Medicine Hat, AB
T1A 0H7  ATTENTION: President

 

The presentation of the award will be made at the December meeting.