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November 2018

Houseplants for Arizona

November 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Oro Valley Library, 1305 W. Naranja Dr.
Oro Valley, AZ 85737 United States
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Our homes in Arizona have brighter light and less humidity than homes “back East” and this can lead to problems for traditional house plants. Local garden writer Dr. Jacqueline Soule will discuss some of the best plants for our area, and share tips on how to have happy house plants in the desert. Jacqueline will sell and sign her recent gardening books after the program. 

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December 2018

Creating Herbal Lotion

December 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sam Lena Library, 1607 S. Sixth Ave.
South Tucson, AZ 85713 United States
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Herbal lotions are easy to make and cost pennies! You can even use  plants that you can you grow in your own yard for fragrance or skin nourishing additives. This family friendly free program will teach you how to make lotion - plus send you home with recipes and a sample. Children 6 and above are welcome with an adult. The program is free but seating is limited.  Please contact the library to pre-register.

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Night Blooming Landscapes

December 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Ajo Library, 15 W. Plaza St., #179
Ajo, AZ 85321 United States
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Ajo presents a unique growing area with numerous gardening challenges – hot days, cool nights, mineral rich soils, and voracious wildlife. Arizona author Dr. Jacqueline Soule will discuss a number of plants that bloom in the evenings, the time we really use our gardens! Jacqueline will sell and sign her recent gardening books after the program.

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Create Floral Candles

December 8 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ajo Library, 15 W. Plaza St., #179
Ajo, AZ 85321 United States
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Use what you grow in your garden to create unique crafts.

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Create Floral Candles

December 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Main Library, 101 N. Stone Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Celebrate the season with light, and learn how easy it is to make these floral candles as gifts or to shine in your home. There will be a demonstration of techniques, then everyone will decorate one floral candle to take home.  The program is free but seating is limited.  Preregistration at the library is required.

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