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All About Orchids

Thursday, September 14th at 1:00 PM Garland Farm 475 Bay View Drive, Bar Harbor All About Orchids The Bar Harbor Garden Club will hold their monthly meeting at Garland Farm on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 1 PM. Parking will … Continue reading

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2017 Youth Award Winners

State and national Youth Awards were announced at a recent state garden club convention. The National Garden Clubs and their affiliate organizations offer educational contests for children at the pre-school, elementary, middle and high school levels. The First-Place winners of … Continue reading

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2017 Spring Tree Planting at Local School

The Bar Harbor Garden Club recently donated an apple tree to both Mount Desert Elementary and Conners Emerson schools. The donations are in support of MDI schools Greenhouse Projects and the need to educate future gardeners. Elizabeth “Betsy” Minott (Garden … Continue reading

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Book Donations to Local Elementary Schools

The Bar Harbor Garden Club has donated copies of the book “The Frightened Frog, an Environmental Tale” to Pemetic, Connors-Emerson, Tremont, Mount Desert, Trenton, Swans Island, Frenchboro  and both Cranberry Island schools. The book, written by Brenda Moore and Jean … Continue reading

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Volunteers Repair Blue Star Marker, Nov-2016

The VFW and Bar Harbor Garden Club thanked Club member Tom McIntyre and Ozzie Watterson, husband of Club member Alana Watterson, at their Veteran’s Day wreath-laying ceremony on November 11th. The men were responsible for resetting the pole for the … Continue reading

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