December 16, 2017
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Belfast Garden Club Delivers New Titles in Annual Library Book Donation

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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)

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 books for both adults and children on topics such as: Mt Desert public gardens, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, garden insects, invasive plants, designing bouquets, gardening with the seasons, bees and butterflies, gardening projects for kids, and more. The library displays the new books for public perusal before placing them on the shelves for circulation. The list of new books can be found at Belfast Garden Club’s website.

The Belfast Garden Club fosters the acquisition of knowledge of gardening and protection of native flora and fauna, and has promoted civic beautification since 1929. Please join us. The club welcomes new members and volunteers year round. For further information visit