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Museum Open on May 9, 2018

April 18, 2018 at 7:59 am

The Bailey Museum will be open for the season on May 9, 2018. The Bailey Museum is open Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m until 4 p.m.  Admission is free.  For more information please contact The Bailey Museum at or by calling 269-637-3251. Dates and Registration form for Bailey’ Budding Naturalists coming soon!

The Holy Earth by Liberty Hyde Bailey: Centennial Edition with Wendell Berry

May 7, 2015 at 6:44 pm

This blog post was first published on John Linstrom’s personal website, at On the occasion of having recently sent the complete manuscript to the publisher, I want to announce here on my website what has already been public news for some time — in December of this year, Counterpoint Press will be publishing a... View Article

New Woodshed Art Show, “Endura: World Spiral” by Joan Bonnette, 8/21-9/13

August 15, 2014 at 3:17 pm

Michigan artist Joan Bonnette’s “Endura: World Spiral” has been featured in public spaces all over southwest Michigan, and this year it is coming to the Bailey Museum from August 21 to September 13, 2014. Featuring paper butterflies crafted by people from our own communities, including children from our summer program Bailey’s Budding Naturalists, the spiral... View Article

Welcome to the new website, and a renewed blog!

July 26, 2014 at 11:47 pm

Please take some time to explore the new layout, enjoy the new look, and leave us some feedback!  We’ve migrated all the old blog posts from the Liberty Hyde Bailey Blog, which was written for several years by our Director Emeritus John A. Stempien, into our new site, and you can peruse all of John Stempien’s entries here... View Article