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About the Friends of Tower Grove Park 

Tower Grove Park is an accredited Level II Arboretum and Victorian park that provides the community with recreational, educational, and cultural opportunities. Every membership to the Friends of Tower Grove Park supports our community and conservation efforts.

All members receive exclusive benefits to enjoy year-round!

  • A special annual gift and membership card

  • Biannual newsletter

  • Monthly e-newsletters

  • Discounts and invitation to our signature events

  • More special benefits per membership level

The Friends of Tower Grove Park is a 501(c)(3) charity, and your membership gift is tax-deductible. To make your payment monthly recurring, please call the Friends Office at (314) 771-4424 or email Many companies will match their employees’ contributions. Your membership impact and benefits can be increased with a matching gift. 

How to Join, Renew, or Gift a Membership

To join, select your preferred level and click Join Now.
To renew, select your same level, or consider upgrading a level, and click Join Now.
To give a membership as a gift, select Give as Gift.

join the Young Friends

Young Friends of Tower Grove Park is for individuals aged 40 and younger who want to volunteer, meet other Park supporters, and help plan special events. When you join at the Young Friend level, you'll receive special invitations to activities and meetings.

the friends of tower grove park board members

  • Laurence McCarthy, President

  • Debbie Monterrey, 1st Vice President

  • Louis Gerteis, 2nd Vice President

  • Dr. William Gilbert II, Treasurer

  • Peggy Oates, Secretary

  • Patricia Midden, Assistant Secretary

  • Andy Hahn

  • Gilberto Pinela

  • Kevin McKinney

  • Nina Murphy

  • Peggy Oates

  • Elizabeth Brinkmann

  • Caroline Ernst

  • Julie Gianino

  • Catherine Gilbert

  • Ella Gross

  • Thom Gross


  • Lee Berger

  • Donald Bergmann

  • Delores Blehm

  • Shelley Donaho

  • Francis Fanara

  • Mike Konzen

  • William Schawacker