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Memberships Available at Everglades Wonder Gardens

Everglades Wonder Gardens, a 3.5-acre tropical jungle featuring many exhibits and habitats in Bonita Springs, is offering several membership options with benefits for those that sign up within the first year.

Memberships support the new programs, exhibits, educational and volunteer opportunities, and visitor services being developed by Bonita Wonder Gardens, the nonprofit entity that recently purchased and is revitalizing the 79-year-old attraction. Membership levels include individual, senior couple, family, Friends of the Flamingo, Friends of Big Joe and Wonder Gardens Founding Members.

“Becoming a member is a wonderful way for Southwest Florida residents to support this historic and important community resource while making a potential charitable contribution,” says Trish Leonard, board president. All or part of the membership fees is tax deductible; members are advised to consult with their tax advisor.

Location: 27180 Old 41 Rd. For more information, call 239-992-2591 or email or visit

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