Gardening

Tickle Your Taste Buds this National Library Lover’s Month!

February 12, 2020
Turn the page to your next family adventure! February is National Library Lover’s Month and books are fun and exciting way to introduce a variety of topics like eating right, identifying fruits and vegetables, celebrating food traditions around the world, and growing and cooking food.

It’s Farm to School Month!

October 08, 2019
October is National Farm to School Month! This month celebrates the connections between children and local foods and farms and highlights the schools, local farms, and communities that work together to serve fresh, locally-grown ingredients in school cafeterias.

Go Green for Earth Day!

April 22, 2019
Let's celebrate Earth Day (April 22) today and every day!  Do your part every day to maintain a clean and healthy environment for future generations.

Celebrate National Public Health Week!

April 04, 2019
This week is National Public Health Week! NPHW focuses on the importance of creating healthy communities through prevention and prioritizing health in government policy making. What are some ways you can make a difference in creating a healthier community in your area?

Bloom into the New Year with a Family Garden

January 15, 2019
It’s National Family Fit Lifestyle Month! Throughout January, we’ll be highlighting healthful lifestyle and eating habits that you can encourage your family to try together. Make this month, and every month, a chance for the whole family to make healthy choices that turn into healthy routines. This week’s topic is about starting a family garden.

Harvest in the Season with Cruciferous Vegetables

December 05, 2018
December marks the beginning of cold weather seasonal fruits and vegetables.  If you’re looking to make the most out of your winter garden, considering planting cruciferous vegetables like, radishes, cabbage, Brussel sprouts, cauliflower, broccoli, kale, and chard, along with other leafy greens with these helpful tips.