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Make succulent terrariums at Mentor Library

Feeling crafty? Then come to our Pinterest craft night at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 29, at our Main Branch. We’ll be making terrariums for succulents. We’ll provide the plants, terrariums and other materials. All you need to bring is … Continue reading

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Celebrate Earth Day at our Headlands Branch

Turns out it is easy to be green. Fun too! We’re participating in a pair of programs to celebrate Earth Day. First, we’re hosting a special gardening party at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 14, at our Headlands Branch. Kids can beautify the … Continue reading

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Get orchid advice from a master gardener

Lake County Master Gardener Susan Cowling offered advice on caring for orchids when she visited earlier this month. She makes recommendations for watering, light, humidity, fertilizer, and potting the lovely (and surprisingly hardy) plants. She also suggests some lovely starter … Continue reading

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Construction hats to planters

We’re building a better world this summer; so, this Make-It Monday, we gave kids a fun way to build their gardens. The children decorated construction hats and used them as planters. By the way, if your kid has a green … Continue reading

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Master gardeners talking herbs & succulents at the library

Your May flowers have already bloomed, but the work is never done in your garden. Neither are the questions: What should you do with all that basil you grew on your windowsill and when is the best time to move your … Continue reading

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