Growing West Side Seed Library Opens!

Come Join Us to help Celebrate the 2015 Opening of the

Saturday, February 7th from 12-3 pm
1 East George Street

The Growing West Side Seed Library is starting its second year of providing free seeds and education to the neighborhood.  Bring your friends and family.  We will have activities for kids, information on Community Garden Plots, Youth Farm and up coming Growing West Side Events.

Wonderful Worms! 12:30 to 2:30 pmgwskidsworms10974198_10152993553423077_762026600719982598_o

Kids, roll up your sleeves and learn about composting worms as you help us separate and move our composting worms to a new composting box.

Starting Seeds Indoors Workshop 1 pm

Get ready for planting your vegetable garden this spring by joining us for a workshop on Starting Seeds Indoors. Learn which seeds need to be started early inside and which are planted directly in the garden and learn how to start and care for seeds as they grow. Then go up stairs to the Seed Library and “check out” some seeds for you to start at home.

Winter Sowing Workshop 2 pm

Learn an easy method of starting seeds outdoors in late winter usgwsSeedsprout104ing recycled containers. Perfect for starting Pollinator friendly flowering natives.

KIDS! Get down and dirty learning about composting worms and help us separate and move them to a new composting box!

Brought to you by Growing West Side and The Riverview Library.