Membership

Basic Membership Benefits

  • FREE year-round admission to Blandford Nature Center and trails
  • FREE snowshoe rentals (subject to availability)
  • Reciprocal membership at participating ANCA Nature Centers (16 in Michigan, 150 nationwide). See participating centers at natctr.org
  • Special member pricing for community programs and events
  • Special member pricing for Wildlife Care Experiences
  • Early and discounted registration for Farm CSA Share program
  • 10% discount on Gift Shop purchases
  • Subscription to Blandford’s monthly e-newsletter
  • Subscription to Blandford’s bi-yearly newsletter, The Acorn

Types of Memberships

Student – $25

  • Admission for 1 cardholder with valid high school or college ID
  • Basic Benefits

Become a Student member!


Individual – $45

  • Admission for 1 cardholder
  • Basic Benefits

Become an Individual member!


Family – $70

  • Admission for 2 cardholders and their children under 18 in the same household
  • Basic Benefits
  • Early and discounted registration for Summer Camp programs

Become a Family member!


Grandparent – $70

  • Admission for 2 cardholders and their grandchildren (when accompanied by cardholder/s)
  • Basic Benefits
  • Early and discounted registration for Summer Camp programs

Become a Grandparent member!


Friend – $100

  • Admission for 2 cardholders in the same household and up to 4 guests each visit
  • Basic Benefits
  • Early and discounted registration for Summer Camp programs

Become a Friend member!

Photography – $100

  • Admission for 1 cardholder and up to 8 clients (guests) at a time
  • Basic Benefits
  • Early and discounted registration for Summer Camp programs
  • Recognition and advertisement on our website (see our photography policy for details)

Become a Photography member!


Patron – $250

  • Admission for 2 cardholders in the same household and up to 8 guests each visit
  • Basic Benefits
  • Early and discounted registration for Summer Camp programs

Become a Patron member!


Sponsor – $500

  • Admission for 2 cardholders in the same household and up to 12 guests each visit
  • Basic Benefits
  • Early and discounted registration for Summer Camp programs

Become a Sponsor member!


Benefactor – $1000

  • Admission for 2 cardholders in the same household and up to 15 guests each visit
  • Basic Benefits
  • Early and discounted registration for Summer Camp programs

Become a Benefactor member!


WE OFFER REDUCED RATES ON INDIVIDUAL, FAMILY, & GRANDPARENT LEVEL MEMBERSHIPS FOR $25 TO LOW-INCOME FAMILIES!

Folks can self-report if their combined household income falls within 133% or less of the Federal Poverty Level Guidelines. Those who want to take advantage of this reduced rate can visit us or call 616-735-6240 ext. 107. Please refer to the table below to see if you qualify.

# of Persons in Household133%
1$16,039.80
2$21,600.00
3$27,156.00
4$32,178.00
5$38,277.00
6$43,836.80
7$49,396.00
8$54,955.60

WE OFFER DISCOUNTS ON INDIVIDUAL, FAMILY, & GRANDPARENT LEVEL MEMBERSHIPS FOR MEMBERS OF THE MILITARY!

Blandford thanks retired veterans and active members of the U.S. Armed Forces by offering a flat rate of $25 on the above memberships. Those that wish to take advantage must show a valid U.S. military ID in-person at the Visitor Services Desk during normal business hours.

Photography Members

Our photographers support Blandford with not only their amazing photos but with their Blandford Photography Memberships as well.

Our photography members

Arrae Photography

arraephotography.com
www.facebook.com/ArraePhotography
Email: amanda@arraephotography.com
Phone: 616-291-7901

Rebecca L Photography

www.facebook.com/RebeccaLBPhotography
Email: rebeccalbphotography@gmail.com
Phone: 269-317-1653