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Membership at 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) 771-4435 or email Many companies will match their employees’ contributions. Your membership impact and benefits can be increased with a matching gift. 

Join the Tower Grove Park Society

Consider joining the exclusive Tower Grove Park Society. Members of the Society have made a special commitment to the sustainability of the Park through annual gifts of $1,250 or more.

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