Garden History Lecture: Early American Garden Design

Posted May 01, 2013, at 3:27 p.m.

Monday, June 3, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Location: PMM Stephen Phillips Memorial Library, 11 Church St., Searsport, ME

For more information: Kathy Goldner; 207-548-2529 x216;

Monday, June 3, 7:00 pm

Garden History Lecture Series

“Early American Garden Design: Popular Landscaping in Colonial and Victorian America”

An illustrated talk by Diana Chapin of The Heirloom Garden of Maine on how gardening has changed over the course of American history. Her slides depict popular landscape design techniques of the Colonial and Victorian Eras and will help anyone with an old home or an interest in heirloom gardening to develop their landscape using traditional design techniques At Penobscot Marine Museum’s Stephen Phillips Memorial Library, 11 Church Street, Searsport. Tickets in advance $8 members, $10 non-members, or at the door $12 members, $15 non-members. Buy tickets online at or call 207-548-2529.