Join the "After Work Elite!"

Propagator Membership

propagator club

Propagator members are able to socialize, network and grow personally and professionally in the beauty of the Gardens. This exclusive membership level is offered for individuals, business partnerships and to companies for up to four associates.

Benefits include:

  • Invitation-only gatherings one Thursday each month. These social hours include wine receptions on the back porch of Aldridge House, as well as exclusive discussions with artists, photographers, conservationists, authors, musicians and more. 
  • Invitations to opening nights and Meet the Artist receptions for exhibits in the Eddie and Kay Aldridge Art and Historical Collections Museum throughout the year.
  • Special seating and dining options for our Summer Concert Series in June, July and August.

Receptions in 2015 are scheduled to include:

January 8 - Enjoy an intimate discussion with conservation photographer Beth Maynor Young.
February 12 - Private Meet the Artist Reception with Meredith Keith
March 12 – Discussion with Heather Skaggs, author of Bluff Park, a pictorial history of Hoover, and Hoover, part of the Images of America series
April 9 - Private Meet the Artists Reception with Plein Air Artists
May 14 – Discussion with Priscilla Hancock Cooper, Interim President of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
June 11 - Private Meet the Artist Reception with Bethanne Hill
July 9 – Discussion with former NFL football player and founder of Pro Start Gary Burley
August 13 - Private Meet the Artist Reception with an artist to be announced
September 10 – Discussion with “The Man Behind the Curtain” Keith Cromwell
October 8 - Private Meet the Artists Reception with artists from Hoover high schools
November 12 – Discussion with teacher, drummer and avid collector Gary Asher
December 10 - Private Meet the Artist Reception with James Knowles

Propagator Level memberships start at $1,000.