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Trim and tidy formal gardens at an in-town historical house are next in Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days 2017. You’re invited to stroll the Belfast property of Art and Sara Hayes at 35 Church Street in Belfast from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, June 23.

Masses of Roses Await Visitors to Garden Two in Belfast Open Garden Days 2017

By BelfastGardenClub on June 17, 2017, at 10:59 a.m.
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Belfast Open Garden Days 2017 start Friday, June 16, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Sears property at 9 Airmail Lane in East Belfast.

Mature Asian-Style Gardens and Bay Views Star in Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days 2017

By BelfastGardenClub on June 08, 2017, at 9:31 a.m.
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Don't miss the 2017 Green Thumb Plant Sale at the Belfast Boathouse on Saturday, May 20, from 9 a.m. to noon.

2017 Green Thumb Plant Sale at Belfast Boathouse

By BelfastGardenClub on May 12, 2017, at 9:43 a.m.
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The 2017 Green Thumb Plant Sale at Belfast Boathouse is set for Saturday, May 20, from 9 a.m. to noon. Here's a customer at last year's sale.

The Belfast Garden Club Needs You!

By BelfastGardenClub on April 20, 2017, at 4:33 p.m.
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Learn about the elements that go into a potager—a kitchen garden that is useful and beautiful—during a free program at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, in Belfast Free Library. PHOTO BY ANNE PERKINS

Belfast Garden Club Talk on “The Potager: A Traditional Design for Modern Vegetable Gardens”

By BelfastGardenClub on March 31, 2017, at 12:09 p.m.
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The public is invited to stroll through the walled garden at historic Cambo Estate in Scotland. The free illustrated program will take place at 2 p.m. Tuesday, February 21, at Belfast Free Library. PHOTO BY NAN COBBEY

Walled Garden in Scotland Topic of Free Program in Belfast

By BelfastGardenClub on Feb. 03, 2017, at 9:59 a.m.
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David Handley will describe the where and how of growing strawberries and raspberries at a free talk on Tuesday, January 17, at 2 p.m. in Belfast Free Library.

Learn How to Grow Strawberries & Raspberries in Your Own Yard

By BelfastGardenClub on Jan. 11, 2017, at 5:32 p.m.
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Learn how you can turn your yard into a haven for butterflies, birds and other living creatures at Heather McCargo's free talk at Belfast Free Library on Tuesday, November 15, at 2 p.m.

“Going Native” is Topic of Free Talk at Belfast Free Library

By BelfastGardenClub on Nov. 10, 2016, at 12:28 p.m.
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An Open Chapel at Grove Cemetery in Belfast will take place Saturday, October 22, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Megan Smith Pinette will lead one of her informative cemetery tours at noon. The public is invited to the Open House and on the free tour.

Open Chapel and Tour at Grove Cemetery in Belfast

By BelfastGardenClub on Oct. 13, 2016, at 1:46 p.m.
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Author Marjorie Peronto will give a free public talk on pruning Tuesday,  October 18, at 2 p.m. in Belfast Free Library's Abbott Room.

Pruning Small Trees and Shrubs for Health and Beauty Topic of Belfast Garden Club’s First Program of the Season

By BelfastGardenClub on Oct. 12, 2016, at 5:35 p.m.
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Show-stopping views of Belfast Bay and mature gardens with meandering stone walkways are the eighth and final stop in Belfast Garden Club’s 2016 Open Garden Days on Friday, August 12.
The 23 John Robinson Way gardens of Kim Snyder Sterrs and Larry Sterrs – and their rolling lawn, perfect for a picnic – will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.

Show-Stopping Bay Views and Mature Gardens are Finale in Belfast Open Garden Days

By BelfastGardenClub on Aug. 05, 2016, at 11:44 a.m.
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The home of professional gardener Emily Rogals and her husband, Paul Finden, at 387 High Street in Belfast will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine, on Friday, July 29.

Professional gardener’s home sixth in Belfast Open Garden Days

By BelfastGardenClub on July 24, 2016, at 1:14 p.m.
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A wall of doors hide the in-ground swimming pool works at the Jones garden at 58 Cobb Road, which will be open to the public on Friday, July 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.

Belfast country garden is fourth in Belfast Open Garden Days series

By BelfastGardenClub on July 11, 2016, at 7:43 a.m.
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A transformed Bayside cottage is third in Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days on Friday, July 8. The shady acre at 37 George Street in Northport will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.

Shady Bayside Cottage Garden Third in Belfast Open Garden Days

By BelfastGardenClub on June 24, 2016, at 11:55 a.m.
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Back yard of the Block property.

Water views and a lace to picnic in Belfast Garden Club’s second Open Garden Days

By BelfastGardenClub on June 19, 2016, at 10:45 p.m.
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A mirror above a restored fireplace reflects one of the chandeliers that hangs in the high-ceilinged room. The first floor of the Stevenson home will be open to the public on Friday, June 17, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., during the first in Belfast Garden Club's 2016 Open Garden Days series.

Restored house, formal garden first in Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Day Series

By BelfastGardenClub on June 03, 2016, at 1:15 p.m.
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At the Belfast Garden Club's 2016 Green Thumb Plant Sale in the Belfast Boathouse.

Wrap-Up of 2016 Green Thumb Plant Sale in Belfast

By BelfastGardenClub on May 20, 2016, at 11:08 a.m.
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A customer at last year's Green Thumb Plant Sale in Belfast.

2016 Green Thumb Plant Sale Set for May 14 at Belfast Boathouse

By BelfastGardenClub on May 06, 2016, at 12:58 p.m.
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A customer at last year's Green Thumb Plant Sale in Belfast.

Belfast Garden Club seeks donations for its Green Thumb plant sale

By BelfastGardenClub on April 09, 2016, at 10:41 a.m.
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Jeff Nims removes bluebird hatchings in order to replace their nest with a clean, new one.

Talk by bluebird advocate on protecting fledglings from deadly blowflies

By BelfastGardenClub on April 09, 2016, at 10:32 a.m.