Author: Joan Hiddema

The Sustainability of Liberty Hyde Bailey- Bailey Conference

November 15, 2018 at 12:39 pm

The Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum held its first Fall Conference at South Haven High School on September 22, 2018 to help bring Liberty Hyde Bailey’s horticultural work – begun more than 100 years ago – into the 21st century. According to LHBM Chair Anne Long, “We’re here to celebrate the foundational work created by Liberty... View Article

Thank you to the MCACA and the City of South Haven

October 7, 2018 at 8:29 am

2018 has been a good year for the Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum.  The Museum was the recipient of two grants from the Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs.  The mission of the MCACA is broad, yet simple: To encourage, initiate and facilitate an enriched artistic, cultural and creative environment in Michigan. MCACA does... View Article

Welcome to South Haven!

September 13, 2018 at 3:49 am

South Haven has plenty to see, do, taste, and visit, whether you’re visiting yet this season, or year-round! https://youtu.be/aKA6shosORc

Michigan Radio- Mark Harvey

July 13, 2018 at 5:05 am

Mark Harvey, State Archivist at the Michigan History Center, joined Stateside to discuss the life of pioneering botanist and horticulturist Liberty Hyde Bailey, how his “agrarian ideology” of advanced technology was received at the time, and how he’s remembered today. http://michiganradio.org/post/how-michigan-botanist-helped-modernize-american-farm-life-during-turn-last-century

Please Join Us on July 18, 2018

July 12, 2018 at 5:06 am

80th Anniversary Of the Bailey Museum 6:30 pm    Welcome: Anne Long, Board Chair Opening new exhibit: “Growing Up Bailey” Brittany Williams and April Bryan 7:00 pm    Master of Ceremony: Mayor Scott Smith Proclamations: Elected Officials 7:30 pm    Garden Brick Dedication & Evening Stroll in Gardens with refreshments, Music by Hannah Remington