2021 - 2022 Membership Benefits

  • Discounts on Society sponsored workshops, lectures and guided walking tours
  • Members only evening before pre-sale for the Spring Plant Sale and Fall Bulb Festival events
  • Pre-sale of tickets for special events
  • 10% discount at the annual plant sale – no minimum purchase
  • 10% discount at Wilbur’s Garden Cart- no minimum purchase
  • Member discounts at participating nurseries and garden centers listed on your membership card
  • ​Voting privileges at the annual meeting

Become part of something great

Since 1986, members of the May Arboretum Society have provided invaluable support for the preservation and cultivation of our magnificent landscape. Consider joining us today – help ensure the future of one of Nevada’s most treasured resources. If you prefer to make a one-time gift to the Arboretum, honor the memory of someone special, or include the Arboretum in your estate plans, find more information on Ways to Give.

How to Join

To join, renew, or give a gift membership using a credit card or PayPal, please use our online giving form.

Membership dues are collected on a rolling annual basis. Membership will expire on the last day of the same month that the dues were paid the year prior.

To join by mail, complete our Printable Membership Form and mail it to: The May Arboretum Society, P.O. Box 6225, Reno, Nevada 89513.

Which membership level is right for you?

All membership levels come with our basic benefits package, including member only event access and exclusive discounts at select local garden centers and nurseries.

This membership comes with Basic Benefits for one individual.


This membership comes with Basic Benefits for up to two adults.


Sierra Nevada
This membership comes with Basic Benefits for up to two adults and your children or grandchildren up to 18 years of age.

Sierra Nevada

Great Basin
Basic benefits for up to five members of a family.

Great Basin

This membership comes with Basic Benefits for up to 4 people - family and friends.


This membership comes with Basic Benefits for four individuals.