Bailey’s Budding Naturalists 2021

This summer, join the Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum for an exciting outdoor exploration-Bailey’s Budding Naturalists! This camp is designed for children ages 6-11 and will be led by a trained naturalist educator from Sarett Nature Center.

The children will receive age appropriate instruction and games and, of course, the Sarett Nature Center will have a variety of animals. Camp will be different this year due to Covid19 regulations and rules.


Campers this year will be grouped by age.

June 14th- June 18th- Children ages 6 and 7.

June 21st- June 25th – Children ages 8 and 9.

June 28th- July 2nd- Children ages 10 and 11.

Camp will begin at 9 am and finish at 12 noon every day. Students will be socially distanced and masks will be provided. It is recommended that each student bring their own water bottle.

Due to the COVID 19 rules, camp will be open to 12 students per session.


Cost is $65 per student. Scholarships are available upon request.   

Please complete the Registration/ Photo release form and a check for $65 and mail to:

Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum

P.O. Box 626

South Haven, Michigan 49090

(269) 637-3251

2021 Perennial Native and Pollinator Plant Sale

We have a fantastic selection of Native Plants and Pollinator Magnet plants to choose from!  You can choose from a kit or larger plants in gallon pots.

The kits are designed to give you an easy way to start a native plant garden. The kits are planted and put together by Christopher Hart, owner of HartScapes LLC, Christopher is currently the Landscape Director for Inisfree Farm, a historic wedding barn and farm in Pullman MI.


Kit # 1 ‐ Pollinator Garden Native Plant Kit / 18 plants, 6 varieties
Kit # 2 ‐ Bird Food Native Plant Kit / 18 plants, 6 varieties
Kit # 3 ‐ Rain Garden Plant Kit / 18 plants, 6 varieties
Kit # 4 ‐ Xeriscape Garden Native Plant Kit / 18 plants, 6 varieties

Native Plants in gallon size containers: Nodding Onion, Canada Anemone, Blue Star, Swamp Milkweed, Butterfly weed, Indigo Plant, Sand Coreopsis, Cone Flower, Wild Geranium, Slender Blazing star, Cardinal Flower, Foxglove Beardtongue, Culver's Root, Hummingbird Mint, plus more!

Order Deadline is May 8, 2021. Plant Pickup dates are May 14 & 15th 

Description of the plants and kits

Send in your ORDER FORM today and mail it with payment to Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum PO Box 626 South Haven, MI 49090

903 S Bailey Ave

South Haven, MI 49090

(269) 637-3251

Closed for the Season 

We will reopen May 2021

Please call or email to make an appointment