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 mailing list using the button below.

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Upcoming Events

2022 Garden Mentor Days

last session of the season

Friday, November 4

9AM-12PM

NGBH, Bagaduce Music

49 South St, Blue Hill

Volunteers and visitors welcome! We will end with a lunch celebration of our the season.

Wildlife-friendly Winter Gardens

Saturday, December 3

9AM

Hosted by Downeast Audubon

NGBH, Bagaduce Music

49 South St, Blue Hill

Join Cathy Rees for a walk through the Native Gardens of Blue Hill to learn ways to make your garden more attractive to wildlife in the winter. Which seed heads attract finches? Which berries do waxwings love? Which stems and stalks should you leave for insects? Learn how to create areas for cover and much more. Dress for weather. Email deaudubon@gmail.com to register.

White Admiral on Eupatorium perfoliatum

White Admiral on Eupatorium perfoliatum

Photo by Leslie Clapp

PRESENTATIONS BY NGBH CO-FOUNDERS

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

2022 Native Plant Sales

 

Sunday, September 18 is the inaugural Camden Native Plant Sale & Celebration hosted by the Camden Public Library. Click HERE for more info.

NGBH hosts 2 native plant sales each year in collaboration with regional nurseries.

Our 2022 plants sales on May 28 and September 11 were a big success, with over 100 attendees each!

Stay tuned for our 2023 plant sale dates!

Buttonbush, Cephalanthus occidentalis
Buttonbush, Cephalanthus occidentalis

Summer blooming wetland shrub. photo by Martha Moss.

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Buttonbush, Cephalanthus occidentalis
Buttonbush, Cephalanthus occidentalis

Summer blooming wetland shrub. photo by Martha Moss.

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Cephalanthus occidentalis at NGBH

Photo by Martha Moss