Spring planting season is upon us! Get ready with Seed Swap! Join us at the Chandler Sunset Library on Monday, January 25, 5 - 7 pm, to share seeds and seed starts, meet local gardeners, and exchange gardening tips. You can participate even if you do not bring seeds. Seed Swap is great for master and novice gardeners alike.
Some of the groups who will be here this spring are Arizona Herb Association, FIGG Community Garden, Valley Permaculture Association, Southwest Monarch Study, Environmental Education Center, plus many more! Some seeds that may be available for the Spring Seed Swap include herbs, sunflowers, radishes, tomatoes, cucumbers, and more.
Want more gardening information? Check out magazines from Zinio, our online magazine collection, which features Organic Life, Country Gardens, Mother Earth News, Successful Farming, and numerous special issues full of gardening tips. Zinio magazines are free to you with your library card, and you can check out as many as you like for as long as you want - no due dates or fines!
And don't forget to check the library's shelves for gardening books. Some of our favorite new titles are Grow All You Can Eat in 3 Square Feet, Grow a Living Wall, The Tao of Vegetable Gardening, and The Nitty-Gritty Gardening Book (fun gardening projects for kids).You can take a look at our entire gardening section on the nonfiction shelves at 635.