Become a Member of Friends of Nature Parks


Core Benefits:

These benefits
apply for all levels of membership

  • Free admission to Nature Operations Division sponsored special events

  • Admission to “Members Only Day” preceding each Native Plant Sale

  • Invitation to the Annual Member Meeting

  • Invitation to Nature Park Openings and Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies

  • Subscription to the Longleaf Pine newsletter


Hiker | $10

Core benefits for one person: $10/year


Naturalist | $15

Core benefits for two people: $15/year


Flock | $25

Core benefits for two people and up to four children (under 18), plus a 10% discount on summer classes.


Explorer | $50

Flock benefits plus a $25 donation supporting school and summer programs.


Sponsor | $100

Sponsor: Flock benefits plus a $75 donation supporting FNP projects.


Make a General Donation

If you would like to give a donation without connecting it to a membership, please click the button to the right and simply enter the amount you wish to give.


By Mail

To pay by check, please complete this form (click here to open PDF) and mail it along with a check made out to Friends of Nature Parks to the following address:

Friends of Nature Parks
c/o Morningside Nature Center
3540 East University Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32641


We thank you on behalf of all those who use the parks and appreciate nature!