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Upcoming Library Events
Photography for Everyone - Join us at the library on Wed. July 30 at 4:00pm for a workshop on photography in the garden. Jan Kenyon from Echo Valley Hope will give us tips on how to take great nature shots. All ages are welcome.
Garden Work Days
The Community Garden is now officially planted for the season, of course the joy of gardening continues. Regular Garden Work days will be each Monday morning at 9:00am, weather permitting. Join us at the garden and we will do whatever needs to be done.
Join us for our Joy of Gardening Evenings. We will begin each evening with a potluck supper. A garden themed program will begin about 5:30pm. There is no charge for the program. Bring a dish to pass, if you would like to join us for the supper.
Mon. July 21 – Making Yogurt and Simple Cheeses with Lauren West. Lauren will demonstrate how to make yogurt and simple cheeses like ricotta.
Mon. August 11 – Drying Herbs and Making Vinegars with Wilmer Pearson and Marlene Mason. Learn how to dry your garden herbs for use all year round and use them to make flavored vinegars.
Mon. August 25 – Seed Saving with Jan Kenyon and Deb Hilt. Learn how to save your seeds to use next year or to share with other gardeners.
Fizz Boom Read @ the Summer Library Program
Children in grades K through 6 are invited to join us as we explore science in the Community Garden during our summer library program. Mondays, June 23-July 28 from 12:00-2:00pm. Join us for lunch and an exciting program.
Book Group: Join us for a discussion of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou on Wed. Aug. 13 at 2:00pm. Stop by the library for a copy if you would like to join us.