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Art Exhibit: Botanical Portraits Photography

photo by David FishmanDavid Fishman's love of horticulture and photography combines with his skills in photo restoration and graphics to create stunning photographs.

David's art will be on display at the Miller Library. The exhibit runs August 3 through August 31, 2016. Artist reception Thursday, August 4th from 5 to 7pm.

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30 Books for 30 Years

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Story Program

WHO: Kids ages 3 to 8 and their parents.
WHAT: Enjoy stories about plants and nature.
WHEN: Monthly.
COST: Free!

Special Extended Library Hours

The library stays open until 7pm before scheduled Northwest Horticultural Society lectures. Lectures are open to the public, $5 members, $10 non-members.

Recommended Books & Research Tools


With over 15,000 books on gardening techniques, garden design and history, native floras from around the world, and 400 magazine titles, the Miller Library has the most extensive horticulture collection in the Pacific Northwest. More about the Miller Library.

The Miller Library Thanks our Financial Supporters:

Miller Charitable FoundationNorthwest Horticultural Society

Individual donors and businesses

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