Upcoming Events at the Beatrix Farrand Garden at Bellefield

 

HANDS-in-the-DIRT Workshop 5/2

Perennial Dividing

Date:  Tue,2-May-2017
Time:  9am - 11am Rain or Shine

Learn how to divide perennials to promote greater vigor in your plants. Light refreshments will be served.

Tickets: $0.00 for Members and $10.00 for Non-Members
 

11th Annual Bellefield Design Lecture

ROXANNE BROUSE presents "Farrand's National Park Legacy"

Date:  Sun,04-Jun-2017
Time:  2pm - 4pm

Roxanne Brouse, Landscape Architect with Rieley & Assoc. in Charlottesville, VA, has done extensive work on Beatrix Farrand's Maine landscapes. Her monograph, entitled 'The Public-Spirited Beatrix Farrand of Mount Desert Island', recently published by the Beatrix Farrand Society, is the first detailed guide to Farrand's collaboration with John D. Rockefeller Jr. on the carriage trails of Acadia National Park. Ms. Brouse will elucidate this lesser know facet of Farrand's career.

Tickets: $35.00 for Members and $45.00 for Non-Members
 

HANDS-in-the-DIRT Workshop 6/24

Farrand's Favorite Flowers: Summer

Date:  Sat,24-Jun-2017
Time:  9am - 11am Rain or Shine

** NEW SATURDAY WORKSHOP**

See some of Beatrix Farrand's signature plants both perennial and annual in their full summer glory. Learn techniques for how to make them flourish in your own garden. Light refreshments will be served

Tickets: $0.00 for Members and $10.00 for Non-Members
 

HANDS-in-the-DIRT Workshop 9/16

Farrand's Favorite Flowers: Fall

Date:  Sat,16-Sep-2017
Time:  9am - 11am Rain or Shine

** NEW SATURDAY WORKSHOP**

See some of Beatrix Farrand's signature plants both perennial and annual in their full autumn glory. Learn techniques for how to make them flourish in your own garden. Light refreshments will be served.

Tickets: $0 for Members and $10.00 for Non-Members
 

HANDS-in-the-DIRT Workshop 10/17

Putting the Garden to Bed

Date:  Tue,17-Oct-2017
Time:  9am - 11am Rain or Shine

Hands on gardening workshop in the Beatrix Farrand Garden at Bellefield.

Come learn the best way to put your garden to bed for the Winter. You will also learn the art of seed saving and get to take some home to plant in your own garden. Light refreshments will be served.

Tickets: $0 for Members and $10.00 for Non-Members
 

Barefoot Dance Company Performance in the Garden on SATURDAY, MAY 6

Rain Date - Sun May 7

Date:  Sat,06-May-2017
Time:  1:15pm or 2pm

Barefoot Dance Company to perform a site specific work which explores the landscape and architecture of the Beatrix Farrand Garden. Within this beautiful secret garden, dancers merge with delicate spaces, play with proximity and dive into the depths of the natural surroundings. FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Tickets: $FREE for Members and $FREE for Non-Members