Becoming a member of the Stage Nature Center is just the first step in maximizing your involvement with us. The success of the Stage Nature Center depends on involved, active members contributing their time and talents as advocates for nature, active volunteers, program assistants and more!

Your membership fee will help support nature-inspired programs for children and adults throughout the year.  Our programs provide an opportunity to enjoy and learn about nature through public programs, Scouting programs, school field trips and special events.

Why become a member of Stage Nature Center?

      • Discounts on programs and events throughout the year.
      • Reciprocal membership at participating ANCA nature centers (includes 14 in Michigan).
      • Exclusive Member-only programs and events.
      • Free membership to the Troy Nature Photo Club.
      • New member orientation hikes guided by an on-staff naturalist (quarterly).
      • Complimentary “Stage Nature Center Member” removable car decal.
      • Voting rights at the annual Troy Nature Society member meeting.


Individual $30 $50
Family $40 $70
Contributor $70 $130
Supporter $100 $190
Sustainer $250 $450
Donor $500 $900



Contributor Level 

1 complimentary program per membership year.

Supporter Level 

2 complimentary programs per membership year.

Sustainer Level 

3 complimentary programs per membership year.

Donor Level

3 complimentary programs per membership year

+ 20% reduced room rental rates

Annual Membership Meeting - 2018

Join us for the 2018 Annual Membership Meeting of the Troy Nature Society on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 7:00 pm at the Stage Nature Center.

Annual Membership Meeting - 2017

The 2017 Annual Membership Meeting of the Troy Nature Society was held on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Stage Nature Center.

38 members, family, and guests attended. (22 active members were present, satisfying the requirement, per Article 3.7 of the TNS Bylaws, of 15 members for a quorum). TNS President Tom Lakocy called the meeting to order shortly after 7:00 pm, and thanked all for being present. Board and staff members were introduced.

Click the link to review the minutes from this years meeting:

 2017 Annual Membership Meeting Minutes