Category Archives: News

2021 Veterans Day Observance

Veterans Day Observance at Blue Star Memorial Marker Thursday, November 11, 2021 The Bar Harbor Garden Club’s annual Veterans Day observance at the Blue Star Memorial Marker, due to the lingering pandemic challenges, will not be an in-person group event. … Continue reading

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Downeast Horizons Kids Youth Activity – 2021

Planting Activity for Downeast Horizons Kids Children participating in the Downeast Horizons Children’s Program were visited by the Youth Activities committee and presented a modified spring activity, with respect to COVID safety guidelines, to celebrate the beginning of spring and … Continue reading

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Youth Award Winners 2020 – 2021

The Bar Harbor Garden Club (BHGC), a member of the Garden Club Federation of Maine, has announced the 2020-2021 State of Maine, Regional and National Youth Award winners. SMOKEY BEAR AND WOODSY OWL POSTER CONTESTS Pemetic Elementary School Third Grader … Continue reading

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Native Plant Restoration

1:00 PM, Thursday, September 9, 2021 Tate Bushell, Director of Natural Lands at the Land and Garden Preserve, speaks at Garland Farm Garland Farm is located at 475 Bay View Drive, Bar Harbor The Bar Harbor Garden Club is pleased … 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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