“We love being able to email customers’ receipts and handle the
membership process immediately at the front desk. I think our
customers appreciate that! Online sales and registrations are
wonderful—our younger visitors and members love being able
to take care of business while still in their jammies!”
—Barb Dinger, Visitor Services Manager, Fernwood Botanical Garden
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Located on 105 acres along the scenic St. Joseph River valley, Fernwood Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve is a special place that brings people, plants, and nature together in beautiful gardens surrounded by lush forest. The organization’s mission is to enrich people’s lives by awakening and deepening their appreciation of nature and the possibilities of harmony between people, plants, gardens, and wildlife. Fernwood includes miles of trails, an art gallery, fern conservatory, nature center, cafe, and gift shop. It offers many possibilities for learning and enrichment, including classes, workshops, lectures, concerts, trips, exhibits, and special events. More than 2,500 members and friends help make Fernwood the special place that it is through their donations of money and service.
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