Memberships and Community Partnerships

You can make a difference. Contribute to The Fells by becoming a member.

Personal Memberships

Become a member - Join 1,100-plus member households and help advance the Hay legacy of land stewardship and “knowing your place within the natural world.” Relish in the satisfaction of knowing that your membership helps to preserve an historic estate and its beautiful gardens for generations to come.

Reserve Here for the member opening reception on Friday, May 25th, 2018.

Member Dues

  • Individual $40–Unlimited free visits, 10% discount at our Annual Plant Sale, reduced class fees, two free admission passes, an invitation to a special member opening reception and a 1-year subscription to Better Homes and Gardens Magazine or Martha Stewart Living Magazine.

  • Household $60–Individual benefits, plus unlimited free visits for 2 adults and children/grandchildren under age 18 in same household/family.
  • Sponsor $125–Household benefits, plus two guests free of charge with each visit, and a 1-year subscription to New Hampshire Home Magazine.
  • Advocate $250–Sponsor benefits, plus as many guests free of charge with each visit as you like,
  • Patron $500–Advocate benefits, an invitation to a special Donor Reception, plus 2 free event tickets.
  • Benefactor $1,000–Patron benefits, plus a private house/garden tour and reception for up to 20 guests.
  • Sustainer $2,500–Benefactor benefits, plus free admission to most Fells programs and events.

Other Benefits for All Membership Levels
Members may visit nearly 300 botanical gardens, arboreta, and conservatories throughout the region and in North America, offering special admission privileges and many other benefits through the American Horticultural Reciprocal Admissions Program. Some of the regional sites include The Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens; Tower Hill Botanic Garden; Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home; The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University; among many other fine sites. For a complete list see AHS Gardens.

Members also receive reciprocal admission privileges to select regional museums and discounts at the finest local plant nurseries. Click here for a list of participating nurseries and attractions.

And thanks to White Flower Farm for offering all Fells members an annual 20 percent discount off a single order. Simply return the coupon included with your membership acknowledgement to White Flower Farm. For information about White Flower Farm see www.whiteflowerfarm.com


Library Memberships

Discover how a Library Membership can serve your community!

Library Members receive single day general admission passes (not valid for special events or programs for which a fee applies) for their patrons use, two for each day of the week. Each pass admits up to 2 adults and accompanying children under age 18 in the same household to The Fells Main House and grounds. Guests may hike our scenic trails and stroll the gardens; go on a historic guided tour of our Main House; see new art and sculpture exhibits; visit the Fairy Village; and enjoy the views of lake and mountain from our Veranda. Annual membership dues is $100. For more information contact Tanya Paul on 603-763-4789 ext. 6 or email info@thefells.org.


Garden Club Memberships

Garden Club memberships are available for $75 and include the following benefits for members of the respective Garden Club:

  • Four circulating admission passes that each admit up to two adults and accompanying children under age 18;
  • Ten $5 discount coupons for adult programs;
  • 10% discount on group garden tours.

Lodging Memberships

Lodging Members receive Household membership privileges for inn proprietors and reduced fee (50% off) single day passes for their guests. Annual membership fee is $85.00. Establishments who desire reduced price guest passes (50% off) only, without membership privileges, pay an annual fee of $40.00.

All Lodging Members receive a prominent link on The Fells website. Call 603-763-4789 ext. 3 for additional information.

We hope that you will consider doing business with the excellent lodging establishments below who off superb and courteous service.

Burkehaven Lodge at Sunapee, Sunapee

Dexter’s Inn, Trails & Restaurant, Sunapee

Forest Haven, Inc., Bradford

Lake Inn at Mt. Sunapee

Mountain Edge Resort & Spa

Sunapee Lake Lodge, Newbury

Sunapee View Bed and Breakfast, Newbury

Rosewood Country Inn, Bradford

Shaker Hill Bed and Breakfast, Enfield

Twin Doors Bed and Breakfast, Sunapee

Lake Sunapee House, Sunapee


Community Partners

The Fells Community Partners program features a single annual request which includes sponsorship and advertising support. Basic benefits include prominent sponsorship listings throughout the year on our website and on-site signage, acknowledgement in our annual Thank You Report and in newsletters and 6 free family admission passes for use by staff or clients. Higher levels of sponsorship have additional benefits such as concert and event sponsorship, free event tickets, recognition at our entry kiosk, private guided tours of The Main House and Gardens and use of the Main House for a reception or retreat.  For details, download our Community Partner Brochure HERE.

For more information about how to become a Community Partner, call 603-763-4789 x 4. 

 

2018 Community Partners

We are grateful to the following businesses for their partnership and support of The Fells. We hope that you will consider doing business with these fine establishments.

Silver

Charter Trust, New London

Lake Sunapee Bank, New London

Lakes Region Tent & Event, Concord

Mountain Edge Resort & Spa and Sunapee Lake Lodge, Newbury

Bronze

Mount Sunapee Resort, Newbury

Omega Structural Engineers, Newbury

Bunchberry

Hudkins Law PLLC, New London

Irick Landscape Services, Inc, Wilmot

LaValley Building Supply, Newport

Mascoma Savings Bank, New London

McGray & Nichols, New London

New London Barn Playhouse, New London

New London Inn, New London

Pellettieri Assoc., Inc, Warner

Peter J. White & Associates, Residential Architecture

Pleasant Lake Cheesecake Company, New London

Sugar River Bank, Newport

Alpine

Better Homes and Garden Real Estate

Chadwick Funeral Service LLC

db Landscaping, Sunapee

Grounds

Inn at Pleasant Lake

Ledyard National Bank, New London

Pleasant Acres, New London