NGBH events include regular work sessions at the garden site and occasional lectures and other special events. Check our listing below for upcoming events and highlights. To be notified of events, please join our list using the button below.

2021 Upcoming Events

Next Garden Volunteer Session

Friday, June 25

NGBH Gardens


Volunteer sessions are bi-weekly on Friday mornings or self-scheduled. Contact NGBH to schedule time in the gardens. 


Seaside Gardens

hosted by Bar Harbor Garden Club

Thursday, November 11

Birch Bay, Bar Harbor


This presentation will discuss seaside gardens with a focus on "Living Shorelines."

Cephalanthus occidentalis at NGBH

Photo by Martha Moss


Recorded presentations

available on YouTube:

Landscaping with Native Plants

hosted by Green & Healthy Maine as part of its "Home + Energy Chats" series on June 8, 2021

Native Gardens

hosted by Camden Garden Club

on February 16, 2021

Fall Blooms

presented by NGBH in August 2020

Wetland Plants

presented by NGBH in July 2020

Why Use Native Plants in the Garden?

hosted by Blue Hill Heritage Trust in July 2020

Thanks to all who joined us for our 5th Annual

Native Plant Sale

on May 29!

Be sure to join our mailing list to be notified of future plant sales and other events.

NGBH hosts this plant sale as a public service to connect local propagators with gardeners in the community.


We do not collect any vendor fees & encourage donations to NGBH in support of our work! 

White Admiral on Eupatorium perfoliatum

Photo by Leslie Clapp

Native Gardens of Blue Hill
creating public gardens of Maine native plants
Blue Hill, Maine