A wide range of events is organised for members during the year including a series of evening lectures in the winter months, plants sales, excursions, garden walks and workshops.

Friends receive a quarterly newsletter.

If you are interested in helping to support and enhance the development of the Garden and would like to become a member of The Friends of the Cruickshank Botanic Garden please click here.

"Friends of the Cruickshank Botanic Garden" is a registered Scottish Charity. Reg No SC 004350. The charity was formed in 1982/3 to provide a forum for those interested in the well being of the Garden. It has three aims that can be summarised succinctly as friendship, fund-raising and learning. Download a copy of our latest annual report and financial statements.

The "Friends" celebrated 30 years with a buffet and tree planting on 30th May 2013.