McKee Botanical Book Club

The March Book Club meeting has been canceled. The Book Club plans to meet in April and cover two books. McKee's Botanical Book Club normally meets on the third Thursday of each month at 11:00 am (November - April) with the exception of December. Click on the link below for a copy of the book titles and meeting dates:

Book Club

Next Meeting: March 19, 2020 at 11:00 am


The Food Explorer by Daniel Stone

Thursday,November 21


A Land Remembered by Patrick D.smith

Thursday,January 16


The Overstory by Richard Powers

Thursday,February 20


Where The Crawdads sing by Delia Owens



American Eden by Victoria Johnson

Thursday,April 16

Books can be purchased online at There is no cost for McKee members and a $5 donation to the Garden is suggested for non-members. Not a McKee member? Just ask about an annual membership at our Admissions Office in the Garden Gift & Book Shop or visit our membership area on this website. There are many benefits as a member of McKee:

  • Free annual admission to both the Garden and Children’s Garden
  • Special admission privileges and discounts at 320 gardens throughout North America
  • Advance notice of special events, lectures, and classes (including class discounts)
  • 10% discount in the Garden Gift & Book Shop
  • 10% in our Garden Cafe
  • Garden Newsletter
  • Volunteer Opportunities

COVID-19 Alert

While we had hoped to remain open, in an abundance of caution and concern for the safety of our staff with regard to the Corona virus (COVID-19), we are closing the Garden until further notice. Please check back here or follow us on Social Media for additional updates.

All Garden activities, classes and programs, and guided tours are canceled through April 1st. The 3rd Annual Garden & Antique Show and Sale which was scheduled for this weekend, March 20-22, has been canceled.

We will keep you posted on any additional changes.


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