With your help and your gifts we will continue our tradition of service to hundreds of thousands of visitors to Land Between The Lakes each year.

Be a part of this wonderful service delivery organization.

Membership fees, gifts and other generated funds are used to assist schools and groups to bring children to experience Land Between The Lakes and its environmental education and other programs; establish and maintain our volunteer program, support the Information Services efforts at welcome stations and visitor centers, support special events, purchase materials and equipment needed for visitor services, and to acquire a variety of interpretive materials.

Become a Friend of Land Between The Lakes today!

Individual and Family Memberships

As a member of Friends of Land Between The Lakes, you help provide environmental education, cultural history education, volunteer activities and much more to many thousands of visitors to Land Between The Lakes. Your membership helps make possible the work of our 17 interpretive staff that provides educational programs at The Woodlands Nature Station, The Homeplace and the Golden Pond Planetarium. Almost 100,000 visitors benefit from these programs each year.

Because of our members, we are able to give hundreds of thousands of visitors valuable information services at five information locations in Land Between The Lakes.

Friends of Land Between The Lakes partners with dedicated businesses and individuals to fund and administer the School Field Trip Grant Program which provides funding assistance to thousands of school children so they can participate in educational field trips to the Land Between The Lakes. Memberships underwrite the administrative costs for this program as 100% of the donated funds are used for grants.

Friends of Land Between The Lakes develops funding sources for projects which improve facilities and services for the benefit of visitors to the Land Between The Lakes. Your membership will help with these funds development efforts.

Friends of Land Between The Lakes organizes a variety of volunteer activities which engage hundreds of citizens to produce over 10,000 hours of volunteer service at Land Between The Lakes each year. Your membership will keep the volunteer program going.

As a member you will receive:

  • A membership card.
  • Window decal.
  • Discounted admission to the Golden Pond Planetarium
  • A 10% discount on purchases in our gift shops.
  • Our newsletter and the Land Between The Lakes, Calendar of Events.
  • Invitations to special member only activities.
  • The satisfaction of knowing you are helping the Land between The Lakes to remain one of the nation’s top destinations for outdoor education, volunteerism and recreation.

Higher levels of membership feature even greater benefits!

Virtual Resources


The Interpretive staff at the Woodlands Nature Station, the Golden Pond Planetarium and Observatory, as well as the Homeplace Working Farm and Agricultural Museum are studying and working to develop content which can be helpful to each of you. Visit this page for links to enriching and instructional materials you can use during this difficult time.

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