Category Archives: conservation

‘No Mow May’

Conservation and Education  The Bar Harbor Garden Club endorses practices that create a pollinator-friendly community on MDI, by supporting initiatives like ‘No Mow May’ and plants that are neonicotinoid (pesticide) free. These efforts help to support and protect pollinator populations … Continue reading

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Land Conservation on MDI

1:00 PM, Thursday, March 10, 2022 Land Conservation on MDI — A Virtual Presentation — The Bar Harbor Garden Club is pleased to present “Land Conservation on MDI” with Misha Mytar, Senior Project Manager, Maine Coast Heritage Trust on Thursday, … Continue reading

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Viles Arboretum

1:00 PM, Thursday, January 13, 2022 Land Stewardship, Environmental Education and Community Engagement: An Arboretum at Work — A Virtual Presentation — The Bar Harbor Garden Club is pleased to present “Land Stewardship, Environmental Education and Community Engagement – An … Continue reading

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Sundial Lupine Project

Conservation and Education  This project was awarded the Maine Arts Commission Bicentennial Grant. The Sundial Lupine Project is an undertaking by the BHGC that hopes to re-establish the native sundial lupine (Lupinus perennis) back into Maine.This native plant is no … Continue reading

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Youth Award Winners 2019 – 2020

The Bar Harbor Garden Club (BHGC), a member of the Garden Club Federation of Maine, has announced the 2019-2020 State of Maine, Regional and National Youth Award winners. Poetry Winners Finn S. Monahan, a first grader at Trenton Elementary School, … Continue reading

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