Banning to talk about shade gardens

BAR HARBOR — The Bar Harbor Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting at Birch Bay Village on Thursday, Nov. 10, at 1 p.m.

Cassie Banning, manager of the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Garden and McAlpin Farm, will talk about shade gardening. Banning has a degree in horticulture from Cornell University and the New York Botanical Garden’s School of Professional Horticulture. She moved here in 2013 from Indiana, where for nine years she managed the horticulture operation at a museum.

Refreshments will be served. This meeting is open to the public, but nonmembers should reserve a seat by contacting the garden club at 244-1116 or [email protected].

The Bar Harbor Garden Club is a member of the Garden Club Federation of Maine and National Garden Clubs Inc. Visit


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