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Dividing plants for Belfast Garden Club sale

Belfast Garden Club Seeks Plant Donations for Annual Green Thumb Sale

By BelfastGardenClub on April 18, 2014, at 12:10 p.m.
If you’re among the many area gardeners who are eager to “get digging” after this seemingly endless winter, the Belfast Garden Club asks that you remember its annual Green Thumb Plant Sale that will be held on Saturday, May 17, at the Belfast Boathouse. The hugely popular sale, which has …
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Jon Thurston accepts scholarship donation from Belfast Garden Club.

Scholarship Funds Awarded

By BelfastGardenClub on March 26, 2014, at 10:18 a.m.
Jon Thurston (center), Agriculture Coordinator for RSU 20, accepts a check from The Belfast Garden Club on March 18 for student scholarships at the summer Farm Camp program at Troy Howard Middle School’s Garden Project in Belfast. Garden Club members Ann Mullen (L) and Corliss Davis (R) present the check …
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Avian Haven Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center Talk Concludes Winter Wildlife Series

By BelfastGardenClub on March 12, 2014, at 10:27 p.m.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Belfast Free Library, Abbott Room, 106 High Street, Belfast, Maine For more information: 207-930-3562; belfastgardenclub.org On Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 6:30pm Belfast Garden Club and Belfast Free Library conclude their free winter evening programs series, “Wildlife Conservation in Maine” …
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Belfast Garden Club’s April Meeting and Program, Successful Container Gardening – Free, All are welcome!

By BelfastGardenClub on March 12, 2014, at 8:45 p.m.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 95 Court Street, Belfast, ME For more information: 207-930-3562; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s public monthly meeting and speaker series continues on a special date, Tuesday, April 8th. The meeting will feature a presentation-Successful Container Gardening with …
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Belfast Garden Club’s April Meeting and Program, Successful Container Gardening – Free, All are welcome!

By BelfastGardenClub on March 12, 2014, at 12:11 p.m.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 95 Court Street, Belfast, Maine For more information: 207-930-3562; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s public monthly meeting and speaker series continues on a special date, Tuesday, April 8th. The meeting will feature a presentation-Successful Container Gardening with …

Belfast Garden Club’s March Meeting and Program, The Troy Howard Middle School Project – Free, All are welcome!

By BelfastGardenClub on March 03, 2014, at 2:53 p.m.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 95 Court Street, Belfast, Maine For more information: Corliss Davis; 2079303562; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s public monthly meeting and speaker series continues March 18th, featuring a presentation- The Troy Howard Middle School Project, with coordinator and …

Coyote – America’s Songdog with Conservation Biologist Geri Vistein Next in Belfast Garden Club and Belfast Free Library’s Evening Wildlife Series

By BelfastGardenClub on Feb. 10, 2014, at 12:58 p.m.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Belfast Free Library, Abbott Room, 106 High Street, Belfast, Maine For more information: Corliss Davis; 2079303562; belfastgardenclub.org On Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 6:30pm Belfast Garden Club and Belfast Free Library continue their free winter evening programs series, “Wildlife Conservation …
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Applicants Sought for Annual Belfast Garden Club Scholarship Award

By BelfastGardenClub on Feb. 10, 2014, at 10:52 a.m.
The Belfast Garden Club awards $2,500 in scholarships annually. Awards are made to graduating high school seniors and college undergraduates from Waldo County pursuing studies in conservation, ecology, horticulture, natural resources, sustainable agriculture or a related field. Founded in 1929, the Belfast Garden Club has promoted the beautification of Belfast …

Belfast Garden Club’s February Meeting, Bonsai in a Nutshell– Free, All are welcome!

By BelfastGardenClub on Feb. 07, 2014, at 3:56 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 95 Court Street, Belfast, Maine For more information: Corliss Davis; 2079303562; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s public monthly meeting and speaker series continues February 18th, featuring a presentation- Bonsai in a Nutshell with Aaron Bowden, bonsai educator. …

Project Puffin: History and Success with Seabird Sue talk to kick off Belfast Garden Club and Belfast Free Library Evening Speaker’s Series

By BelfastGardenClub on Jan. 28, 2014, at 1:46 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Belfast Free Library, Abbott Room, 109 High Street, Belfast, Maine For more information: Corliss Davis; 207-930-3562; belfastgardenclub.org On Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 6:30pm Belfast Garden Club and Belfast Free Library partner to kick off their free winter evening programs …
Judy Berk

Belfast Garden Club’s January Meeting features presentation by Judy Berk “Environmental Legislation- Update from Augusta” – Free, All are welcome!

By BelfastGardenClub on Jan. 08, 2014, at 2:12 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 95 Court Street, Belfast, ME For more information: Corliss Davis; 207-930-3562; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s public monthly meeting and speaker series continue January 21st, featuring a presentation by Judy Berk, Communications Director of the Natural Resources …
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On behalf of the Belfast Garden Club, Donna Busch, chair of Belfast Garden 
Club Book Committee, (R) presents a donation of gardening and horticultural 
related books to Steve Norman (L), director, Belfast Free Library”. (Photo by Jack 
Green)

Belfast Garden Club Delivers New Titles in Annual Library Book Donation

By BelfastGardenClub on Nov. 04, 2013, at 3:41 p.m.
The Belfast Garden Club made a donation this month, of 15 new garden and horticulture books at Belfast Free Library. The books were purchased in cooperation with local bookseller, Bella Books, with funds raised at The Green Thumb Plant Sale in May. Selections for the donation to the library including …

All About Bats, presentation at Belfast Garden Club November Meeting– Free, All are welcome!

By BelfastGardenClub on Nov. 01, 2013, at 11:55 a.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 95 Court Street, Belfast, Maine For more information: Corliss Davis; 207-930-3562; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s public monthly meeting and talk series continue November 19th, featuring a presentation covering the fascinating topic of bats with Annie Kassler. …
Courtesy Anna Kessler

An Introduction to Ikebana with Anna Kessler – Free, All are welcome!

By BelfastGardenClub on Oct. 01, 2013, at 4:13 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 95 Court Street, Belfast, Maine For more information: Corliss Davis; 207-930-3562; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s public monthly meeting and talk series resumes October 15th, featuring a presentation and overview of the Japanese flower arrangement art form, …
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An Introduction to Ikebana with Anna Kessler – Free, All are welcome!

By BelfastGardenClub on Oct. 01, 2013, at 4:03 p.m.
Belfast Garden Club’s public monthly meeting and talk series resumes October 15th, featuring a presentation and overview of the Japanese flower arrangement art form, Ikebana, with Anna Kessler. The program is free and the public is encouraged to attend. The speaker will begin at 2 p.m. following a brief public …

Impressive Troy Howard Middle School Garden Finishes up Open Garden Days

By BelfastGardenClub on Aug. 26, 2013, at 5:40 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 6, 2013 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Troy Howard Middle School Garden, 173 Lincolnville Avenue, Belfast, ME For more information: Diane Allmayer-Beck; 207-338-3105; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days culminates its tour season at the exciting Troy Howard Middle School Garden, 173 Lincolnville Avenue, Belfast on …

Allmayer-Beck garden rich in wildlife, sculpture and specimen plantings

By BelfastGardenClub on Aug. 20, 2013, at 9:26 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 23, 2013 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Allmayer-Beck Garden, 45 Lincolnville Avenue, Belfast, Maine For more information: Diane Allmayer-Beck; 207 338-3105; belfastgardenclub.org On Friday August 23 from 10am-4pm, Belfast Garden Club’s 2013 Open Garden Days series will visit the cheerful and creative garden of Diane Allmayer-Beck, 45 …
Majestic trees send filtered sunlight to woodland gardens below at John J. Coughlin Memorial Park

Peaceful Northport Memorial Park and Fairy Garden, Open Garden Days August 16

By BelfastGardenClub on Aug. 01, 2013, at 9:20 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 16, 2013 10 a.m. to 4:09 p.m. Location: John J. Coughlin Memorial Park, 526 Bluff Road, Northport, Maine For more information: Diane Allmayer-Beck; 2073383105; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days series visits John J. Coughlin Memorial Park, 526 Bluff Road*, Northport on Friday, August 16th from 10am …

Collective garden making impressive use of small space by replacing lawn with vegetables, next for Open Garden Days

By BelfastGardenClub on July 31, 2013, at 7:44 a.m.
Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Seacroft Garden, 87 Bayside Road, Northport, Maine For more information: Diane Allmayer-Beck; 207-338-3105; belfastgardenclub.org BELFAST, Maine — The Seacroft Garden began two years ago when Elizabeth Garber bought the renovated Methodist church (complete with bell tower and stained glass) with …

Vibrant blooms and peaceful ambiance in Brooks Garden

By BelfastGardenClub on July 23, 2013, at 1:13 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 2, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: The Kivel Garden, 44 McTaggert Street, Brooks, Maine For more information: Diane Allmayer-Beck; 207-338-3105; belfastgardenclub.org Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days series travels next to the beautiful Kivel Garden, 44 McTaggert Street, Brooks on Friday, August 2nd from 10am to …