2013 – 2014 Club Program Calendar

Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Garland Farm, Parking at 475 Bay View Drive, Bar Harbor. “A Walking Tour of Garland Farm and the Terrace Garden” presented by Carolyn Hollenbeck, Advisor for Beatrix Farrand Society.

Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Garland Farm, Parking at 475 Bay View Drive, Bar Harbor. “Hypertufa Pots – Hands-on Workshop” presented by Jeanne Soule.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 GCFM Fall Conference at the Augusta Civic Center.

Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Birch Bay Village, 25 Village Inn Rd., Bar Harbor. “A Game of Garden Jeopardy” presented by Kate Garland, U. of Maine, Horticultural Professional. 

Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 5:30 PM at Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor. “Christmas Pot Luck Supper” open to members and guests. Entertainment by ‘Dog Mountain Band‘. Harbor. “Overview of the Land and Garden Preserve” presented by Carole Plenty, Executive Director. Hosts: Dianne McMullan, Rita Redfield.

Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Holy Redeemer Church Hall, Bar Harbor.
Roxane Scherer will assist members in creating “Valentine Favors” for residents of Mount Desert Island Nursing Homes.

Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Birch Bay Village, 25 Village Inn Rd., Bar Harbor. “Going to Pot: Container Gardening 101” presented by Diana Johnson, Professional Gardener.

Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Birch Bay Village, 25 Village Inn Rd., Bar Harbor. East Meets West—Medicinal Herbs and Plants” presented by Robert Newman, Ph.D.

Thursday, May 8, 2014 Annual Meeting Luncheon from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM at Kebo Valley Club, Bar Harbor. Growing Lavender in Maine” presented by Betsey-Ann Golon, Herbalist at Sabbathday Lake Shaker Community and at Mt. Vernon, VA.

Saturday, May 17, 2014, St. Croix District Spring Meeting to be held at the Ellsworth High School. Details to be announced.

Monday, May 26, 2014, Blue Star Marker in Bar Harbor.  Hanging of the Wreath..

June 18 & 19, 2014, GCFM 83rd Annual Convention at Hilton Garden Inn, Bangor. Hosted by the Penobscot District.

Saturday, June 14, 2014 Wild Gardens of Acadia Plant Sale at St. Saviour’s Episcopal Church Cloisters, Bar Harbor from 9 AM to noon. Donations Welcome: See your BHGC Yearbook for how to arrange for pick-up the week before the sale.

Friday, July 4, 2014 Bar Harbor Garden Club Pie Sale at the Bar Harbor Athletic Field. Members are asked to bring two 9″ pies to the Athletic Field after 8:30 AM on July 4th. In lieu of pies, a donation of $30 would be appreciated.

August 1 – 2, 2014 St. Croix District Flower Show in Ellsworth.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, GCFM Fall Conference at the Augusta Civic Center.