Membership Opportunities

Join the Virginia Robinson Gardens Family through One of its Membership Opportunities

We welcome you to join us by becoming a member of this very special garden estate.  We hope you will consider volunteering your time to Virginia Robinson Gardens and financially support this incredible historic treasure, ensuring it will be here for all future generations. Know someone who loves gardens? Give them the gift of membership! If you are currently a member, now is the time to increase your love of the Gardens by joining at a higher level.




In 1911, Harry and Virginia … Read More

2016 Spirit of Beverly Hills Award Joni Smith

The Friends of Robinson Gardens will present the Spirit of Beverly Hills award to Joni Smith at the 2016 La Dolce Vita Patron Gala on October 1, 2016

The Spirit of Beverly Hills award is given annually by the Friends of Robinson Gardens to an individual who, like Mrs. Robinson, has a deep commitment to community, cultural, and charitable causes.

 In her day, Mrs. Robinson was deemed the “First Lady of Beverly Hills” because she championed and cared about social and cultural causes.  Joni Smith is a woman of today, who embodies those same commitments through her work as one … Read More

Laura Alpert and Julia Klein

Rose Garden Patrons:
Laura Alpert and Julia Klein

The Friends of Robinson Gardens is proud to honor members Laura Alpert and Julia Klein with two beautiful donor plaques installed in the Display Rose Garden, in great appreciation for their very generous gifts to Virginia Robinson Gardens. According to our wonderful superintendent Timothy Lindsay, these lovely plaques have been received by visitors with great fanfare and will perhaps inspire others to share in Julia and Laura’s exemplary philanthropic spirit and support of Virginia Robinson Gardens.
[one_half] Laura Alpert

A member since 2003, Laura has also been very devoted to Virginia Robinson … Read More