ABOUT

MEMBERSHIP

MEMBERSHIP 

We would love for you to join us!

Members receive e-newsletters highlighting club activities and local events, provide input into activities and special projects sponsored by the club, receive invitations to summer garden open houses and serve in leadership roles.  Members are encouraged to be as involved in the club activities as they choose to be. 

COST TO JOIN 

$15 Individual 

$20 Family 

MEETINGS 

Batavia Plain Dirt Gardeners meet on the third Tuesday of each month September through June. Meetings are typically held at the Batavia Public Library 10 S. Batavia Ave., Batavia, IL 60510. Check out our upcoming events for more information!

TRIPS AND SPECIAL ACTIVITIES 

Our club sponsors trips to public and private gardens, horticultural commercial sites and other garden-related activities. There are summertime garden visits where club members open their personal gardens for others to visit!

The club also sponsors activities to raise funds for the Wildflower Sanctuary, scholarships at local colleges and other special projects.

PLANT SALES

We host an annual plant sale on the Saturday before Mother’s Day from 9:00AM-12:00PM at Bethany Lutheran Church, 8 S. Lincoln Street, Batavia, IL 60510. This sale offers thousands of perennials, native plants, annuals and herbs. Most plants are donated from members gardens.

GARDEN WALK

Every two years the garden club holds a garden walk featuring many beautiful gardens in Batavia and surrounding areas.