Arts Glances: Back garden layout chat, Angkor Wat program, wild mushroom lecture

Garland Farm

Backyard garden structure talk 

BAR HARBOR — The Beatrix Farrand Society’s software year at Garland Farm concludes on Wednesday, Sept. 14, at 4 p.m. with “Winterland: Make a Gorgeous Back garden for Every single Period.” The speaker is Cathy Rees. 

“Winterland” was written for northern gardeners and designers who want to celebrate their out of doors spaces for the duration of the wintertime months. In her speak, Rees will talk about structure procedures to hire, components to emphasize and gardening procedures to adopt that will make a back garden much more participating all over the winter and throughout the other seasons. 

Registration is requested. The price tag is $10 for customers and $20 for nonmembers. Pupils are admitted cost-free. All programs are also available on-line by means of Zoom. 

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Travel talk  

BAR HARBOR — Hidden in the jungles of Cambodia for a thousand yrs, the Angkor Empire is once again uncovered in its majestic temples and intricate bas reliefs. 

Jesup Memorial Library will host a speak by Bob Thayer on Angkor Wat on Thursday, Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. 

Angkor Wat is the most significant these temple in the earth and a single of a lot of in the place all over Siem Enjoy. Thayer’s program gives a sample of the attractiveness and background of these temples. 

For additional information, contact the library at (207) 288-4245. 


Wild mushroom lecture 

Winter season HARBOR — The Schoodic Institute is internet hosting a lecture titled “Wild Mushrooms in Maine: Coming into a Entire world of Marvel and Ecological Treasure” on Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. 

The speaker is Greg Marley, author of “Mushrooms for Health and fitness: Medicinal Strategies of Northeastern Fungi” and the award-successful “Chanterelle Goals, Amanita Nightmares: The Appreciate, Lore, and Mystic of Mushrooms.” 

Marley has been accumulating, finding out, ingesting, escalating and educating mushrooms for in excess of 45 a long time. He has distribute his like of mushrooms to hundreds as a result of walks, talks and courses held throughout the New England about the past 30 a long time. 

For a lot more information and facts, call (207) 288-1310 or stop by 


Bagaduce Chorale to start tumble season 

BLUE HILL — The Bagaduce Chorale will get started rehearsals for its fall time on at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19.  

The chorale is welcoming new singers and returning users. Rehearsals will be on Monday evenings at Bagaduce New music Rehearsal Corridor at 49 South St. in Blue Hill and will operate from 7-9 p.m. via Dec. 12. Vacation live shows will be on the weekend of Dec. 16 in Bar Harbor and Blue Hill. 

All singers are welcome with no auditions necessary. Get there early to indicator in and 

get new music. The membership charge is $60, and all singers need to sign-up on the internet at At this time, masking for the duration of rehearsals will be optional, issue to modify based mostly upon CDC recommendations.  

For much more info, go on line to the group’s web-site or e mail [email protected]. 



In an report in the Aug. 25 issue titled “Celebrating 40 decades of Island Artisans,” a photo of pottery was attributed to the incorrect artist. The correct artist is Kaitlyn Miller.