Memorial Day 2017

Blue Star Highway

Judith and Ann place flags

Camden Garden Club members placed flags at the Blue Star Highway Marker in Glen Cove.

 

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The 70th Annual House and Garden Tour

Garden 2017The 70th Annual House and Garden Tour presented by the Camden Garden Club on Thursday, July 20 from 9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. will feature 7 diverse and remarkable properties including small town cottages, an 1820s gem updated for modern living while maintaining the charm of its origins, a 60 acre transformation of one man’s unique and personal vision, a magnificent Arts and Crafts estate situated on 21 acres, overlooking beautiful Penobscot Bay.  Purchase tickets here.

Thank you to this year’s media sponsors: Maine Home + Design, Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors, and PenBay Pilot-Wave.

Garden 2017 Tour

 

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Camden Garden Club Winter Horticulture Series – The Writer in the Garden- Tuesday 2/21

 

Anne PerkinsJoin the Camden Garden Club on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Camden Library.  The speaker this week is Anne E. Perkins  who has been gardening since the age of four. Currently, she grows a huge variety of vegetables, herbs, fruits and flowers at Headacre Farm in Owls Head and at her home in Thomaston. She has been selling her produce to local restaurants, including Café Miranda in Rockland, at the Oceanview Grange Farmer’s Market in Martinsville, her CSA, and to private customers and friends since 2010.

Perkins is also a collector of books on gardens and gardening and she will share her passion with the audience on Tuesday, February 21 at 10:00 a.m. as part of the Camden Garden Club Winter Horticulture Series at Camden Public Library. She will discuss the classics of garden literature from the Romans to the present, what makes these books and authors special, and which have influenced her and others in her talk entitled: The Writer in the Garden. The program is free and open to the public.New members are always welcome!

Camden Garden Club is a member of the Garden Club Federation of Maine and National Garden Clubs, Inc.  For more information: https://camdengardenclub.wordpress.com or email camdengardenclub100@gmail.com.

 

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Tomorrow’s horticulture Program Cancelled -Rescheduled for February 28th

imgresDue to today’s storm and mountainous piles of snow, we have postponed The Artist in the Garden lecture until Tuesday, February 28th.  Be sure to mark your calendar so you do not miss local artist Susan Van Campen speak
about her stunning floral watercolors inspired by her own gardens in Thomaston.

Happy Valentine’s Day to all and enjoy the beauty                                                                          left by our latest storm.

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The Artist in the Garden – February 14

images-1Noted local artist Susan Van Campen will be the third presenter in Camden Garden Club’s Winter Horticulture Series at the Camden Public Library on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. In her talk entitled The Artist in the Garden, she will describe the relation between her art and her garden.

A graduate of Pennsylvania Academy of Fine imagesArts, Ms. Van Campen has been living in the midcoast area for over 36 years. She is represented locally by Dowling Walsh Gallery in Rockland, and also by Hirschi & Adler Modern in New York and Haynes Gallery in Nashville. Her stunning floral watercolors are inspired by her own gardens in Thomaston as well as the gardens of others.

The Camden Garden Club is a member of the Garden Club Federation of Maine and National Garden Clubs, Inc.  For more information: https://camdengardenclub.wordpress.com or email camdengardenclub100@gmail.com. New members are imgresalways welcome; the Horticulture Series is free and open to all!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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