Archives for July 2010

The Habit of Grumbling at the Weather

July 21, 2010 at 3:12 pm

The habit of grumbling at the weather is the most senseless and futile of all expenditures of human effort. Day by day we complain and fret at the weather, and when we are done with it we have — the weather. The same amount of energy put into wholesome work would have set civilization far... View Article

BROWN BAG BIOLOGY: What Would Bailey Plant?

July 19, 2010 at 3:41 pm

BROWN BAG BIOLOGY/LUNCH & LECTURE Wed., July 21th, 12:30-1:30 PM Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum 903 S. Bailey * South Haven, MI * (269)637-3251 Come to sit under the museum’s historic Walnut Tree with your lunch for the free program that started it all! Topic: “What Would Bailey Plant?” In 1862, a young Liberty Hyde Bailey... View Article

BLUEBERRY ICE-CREAM FESTIVAL at the BAILEY

July 12, 2010 at 9:48 am

BLUEBERRY ICE-CREAM FESTIVAL Saturday, July 17th, 2PM-4PM Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum, 903 S. Bailey Avenue, South Haven, Michigan Bring the family and taste the season’s best! Locally grown blueberries from the southwest Michigan Fruit Belt adorn locally made Sherman’s ice-cream. Being ecological never tasted so good! $5 suggested donation. BLUEBERRY FACTS • Only 80 fat-free... View Article

Museum Becomes a Certified Wildlife Habitat™

July 2, 2010 at 1:40 pm

Nature cannot be antagonistic to man, seeing that man is a product of nature. We should find vast joy in the fellowship, something like the joy of Pan. – L.H. Bailey, The Holy Earth The Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum, a National Historic Sitehas it all for wildlife now: food, water, cover, place to raise their... View Article