Members of the Bethesda Community Garden Club (BCGC) encourage individuals from across the greater Bethesda, Maryland area to join our active garden club, founded in 1923.

To become a BCGC member, please fill in the information requested on our membership form and press the submit button. We will get in touch when we receive your membership form. Upon receipt of the form and dues payment (below), we will add you to our membership list. 

If you have questions about something other than membership, you can email us through our contact us page.


Annual membership dues are $40. Payment to the club treasurer is due by April 1 for the upcoming fiscal year (July to June). If you are joining as a new member, please be sure to submit your membership form before paying dues.

Pay dues

Please refer to the club bylaws for information on partial year membership dues.


  • Annual yearbook. Members receive a hard copy publication in the fall of each year, containing club details and a directory of member contact information.
  • Garden tote. New members will be given a hardy and perfectly-sized canvas tote bag, designed for the active gardener.
  • Strosniders discount. Strosniders Hardware in Bethesda offers a 10% discount on garden-related purchases to members upon presentation of a current membership card. If you would like a card, please ask the club treasurer.