2012 – 2013 Club Calendar

All meetings are open to the community, unless indicated otherwise.

Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 1:00 PM at Garland Farm, 1029 Route 3, Bar Harbor. “The Life of Beatrix Farrand, Landscape Architect” presented by Marti Harmon, Garland Farm Librarian . Also, “What’s Left in the Garden” — Flower arrangements by members. Hosts: Jan and Tom McIntyre.

Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 1:00 PM at Birch Bay Village, 25 Village Inn Road, Bar Harbor. “Planting Seeds for Thought” presented by Cindy and Steve, Triple Chick Farm Head Gardeners. Plants feed the mind as well as the body. Hosts: Sue Pennington, Dianne McMullen.

Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 1:00 PM at Birch Bay Village, 25 Village Inn Road, Bar Harbor. “Twenty Five Years: The Origins and Progress of Frenchman Bay Conservancy” presented by Tom Sidar, Executive Director. Hosts: Ruth Cary, Margot Haertel.

Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 5:30 PM at Abbe Museum, Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor. “Christmas Potluck Supperopen to members and guests. Entertainment by ‘Men’s Barbershop Quartet’. Hosts: Executive Committee, with table arrangements by Lindy Stretch and Vicki Fox.

Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Birch Bay Village, 25 Village Inn Road, Bar Harbor. “Making a Difference” — Acadia National Park Trails & Volunteering, presented by Bob Sanderson, Friends of Acadia Volunteer. Hosts: Eileen Linnane, Vicki Fox.

Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Holy Redeemer Church, Bar Harbor. “Valentine Favors” by Betty Crawford. Members create Valentines for residents of Mount Desert Island Nursing Homes. Hosts: Fray Fry, Nancy Howland.

Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Birch Bay Village, 25 Village Inn Road, Bar Harbor. “Think First, Spray Last” — Homeowner Pesticide Awareness, presented by Gary Fish, Manager Pesticide Programs, Maine Board of Pesticides Control, Augusta. Hosts: Joy Ryan, Floy Ervin.

Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Harbor Harbor on Main Street in Southwest Harbor. “In the Kitchen” — An arrangement in a food container, presented by Lindy Stretch. Hosts: Barbara Loveland, Dona Parker.

Sunday, April 28, 2013 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. A ‘Spring Tea’ will be held at the home of Lindy Stretch at Fox Fields Farm in Town Hill. An invitation is extended to anyone in the community who would like to learn more about the Bar Harbor Garden Club, as well as to members and spouses. RSVP to Betty Crawford at 244-4093 by April 25th.

Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 5:30 PM at Neighborhood House, Northeast Harbor. “Potluck Supper“. Hosts: All Club Committee Chairpersons.