THURSDAY, JULY 20:

  • 70th Annual House & Garden Tour of Camden Garden Club, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., rain or shine. Seven properties from a large estate overlooking Penobscot Bay to two in-town houses that share perennial beds. Proceeds fund CGC’s civic beautification projects. FMI: camdengardenclub.com.

FRIDAY, JULY 21:

  • Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days: In-Town Oasis, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., rain or shine. Jewel-like hidden gardens at 133 Miller Street. $5. FMI: belfastgardenclub.org.

TUESDAY, JULY 25:

  • “Plants for Peaceful Sleep,” noon, Merryspring Nature Center, Camden. Herbalist Denise DeSpirito leads attendees into the gardens to select plants that can be used to enhance sleep and promote dreaming. $5.

COMING UP:

  • Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days, Fri., July 28, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., rain or shine. See Greg Larsen’s home & business, Tuva Bakery, in Lincolnville, with Japanese stewartia and other unusual specimens. Pack a picnic to eat next to the pond. $5. FMI: belfastgardenclub.org.