Author: Michael Fiedorowicz

John Linstrom speaks about The Holy Earth

July 21, 2016 at 10:55 am

Book Talk to Celebrate Centennial Year of Local Author’s Masterpiece Editor John Linstrom on Liberty Hyde Bailey’s The Holy Earth On July 23 at 1:00, John Linstrom will lead a book talk and conversation about one of the most influential books by environmental author and “South Haven’s Favorite Son,” Liberty Hyde Bailey (1858-1954), at Black... View Article

Brown Bag with Bee Keeper Don Lam

July 14, 2016 at 10:04 am

On Wednesday, July 20 at noon we present Don Lam who will discuss bee keeping and how to create the right environment on your backyard.  Lam is the President of the Holland Area Bee Keepers Association and has years of experience cultivating bee colonies. Please a bag lunch and join us under the Walnut Tree... View Article

Fruits of their Labors

July 6, 2016 at 2:32 pm

We are presenting the fascinating story of South Haven’s origins as a center for fruit growing and development in the new exhibition, Fruits of their Labors, The Story of Four Pomologists and South Haven Fruit, which opens Friday, July 8 and will run through September 24. Fruits tells the story of South Haven’s early apple and... View Article

Erik Mollenhauser speaks at Lake Michigan College June 28

June 23, 2016 at 2:04 pm

The South Haven Speakers Series is presenting Reconnecting with Nature in a Digital World by Environmentalist Erik Mollenhauer on Tuesday, June 28.  There will be a reception at 6:45 p.m. then at 7:30 p.m. the Presentation Begins. The talk is at Lake Michigan College, 125 Veterans Blvd., South Haven.  Admission is $10 per person, students are free. What are we losing when we... View Article

Brown Bag with Ted Guimond on June 15.

June 11, 2016 at 3:17 pm

The Brown Bag Botany Series continues under the Walnut Tree.   Blacksmith Ted Guimond will demonstrate making tools for the garden on a portable forge and he will make tools, “S” hooks.  Ted will be working over the fire with iron, hammer and anvil to show how iron is converted into useful, unique tools for the... View Article

Bill Bird kicks-off the Brown Bag Botany series

June 3, 2016 at 3:15 pm

We are pleased that popular and authoritative speaker Bill Bird is returning to the Bailey Museum to speak for our lunchtime lecture series, Brown Bag Botany.  He will join us under the Walnut Tree on June 8 at noon to discuss, “Summer Annuals; Finding the fit with Sun, Shade and Soil.” The program is free... View Article