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Rose Day with Susan Shaw – **Postponed to July 7**
July 7th, 2020: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Due to today’s wet forecast, this outdoor program has been rescheduled to Tuesday, July 7 at 12:00 pm. Thank you.
**Please note that due to the on-going pandemic guests must take safety seriously during this program, and are advised to wear face masks. Seating for this event will be outdoors in chairs set-up a safe distance apart. This event is subject to change due to state and local regulations.**
Sponsored by First National Bank.
Rose Day is an annual tradition at Merryspring going back decades. Susan Shaw and Pat McLean will lead this anticipated talk on growing roses that will include some history of rose gardening, how to choose good rose varieties for Maine’s climate, and medicinal uses for roses. After the talk visitors will be allowed to tour the Rose Garden at Merryspring that was started by Glenn Jenks over 30 years ago.
Guests are encouraged to bring exact change to minimize cash transactions.