Join IDGS…be a member

Become a member of a great group of gourd lovers! Benefits: Friendships—Demonstrations—Classes—Show & Tell Sharing—Special Social Functions—Gourd Festival and Competition—Community Outreach Opportunities—Monthly All Member General Meetings—Smaller Sized Patch Meetings—Quarterly Newsletters.

Annual membership is $15 for individuals, $20 for families. Prorated $1.25 per month for first year.

Membership benefits include:

  • Participate in meetings, workshops and patches

  • Participate in community projects and public outreach opportunities

  • Receive IDGS quarterly newsletters by email

  • Teach techniques, give demonstrations

  • Learn how to grow gourds and harvest gourds

  • Participate in seed exchanges

  • Learn where to source gourds, supplies and tools

  • Exchange ideas with other gourders

  • Participate in shows and competition

  • Learn how to judge gourd shows

  • Learn the many ways to decorate gourds

  • Enjoy the fellowship making new friends along the way