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Tea-making tips from an expert

Master herbalist Sarah Hurt taught a free class about tea on Saturday at our library. She explained how you can combine common herbs and spices to create unique flavors. For aficionados who couldn’t attend, here are some of Hurt’s recommendations on how to add different tastes and … Continue reading

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Learn how to design your own tea

Not sure what to do with all those herbs you grew on your windowsill or back porch? Make the most of your harvest by learning how to design your own teas. Master herbalist Sarah Hurt is teaching a free class about tea … Continue reading

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May Flowers at Mentor Public Library

So we got plenty of April showers, and even some April snow; but it’s all worth it for those May flowers. All kinds of wildflowers grow along the path from our Main Branch to the Read House. They’re tended by … Continue reading

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Help Mentor Grow & Win Big

If you haven’t used our seed library yet, you now have one more reason. You can win a gift basket with more than $100 worth of gardening goodies, if you borrow from our seed library between now and May 1. When … Continue reading

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Learn about container gardening at Mentor Public Library

Want to grow flowers or herbs but don’t think you have the space? Shelley Baeslack, a Lake County Master Gardener, is offering a class on container gardening at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 30, at our Main Branch. With container gardening, any … Continue reading

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