The Bar Harbor Garden Club is proud to announce the winner of a scholarship designed to financially aid recipients pursuing their educational and work-related goals. This winner will also be considered for eligibility for other Garden Club Federation of Maine, Inc. and the National Garden Clubs, Inc. scholarships.
Mr. Teryn Miller, a 2014 graduate of MDI High School, was presented The Peter H. Dolliver Legacy Scholarship of $500 for excellence in his follow-through in establishing LOCAL GROWTH, LLC. Teryn is the son of Bing Miller and Jill Walker. Teryn studied mechanical engineering at Embry-Riddle University, was an exchange student in Ireland, volunteered for fresh water restoration projects during a Haitian earthquake disaster, and spent a year interning in Oregon where he learned the ways of sustainable organic food production practices. Local Growth is a company that educates, designs and supports gardens in the MDI area. They specialize in growth and supply of fresh greens to MDI farmers markets, restaurants, caterers and cafes.