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The 10th annual Garden Lovers' Book Sale is April 3rd and 4th

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Select choice titles on garden design, plant selection, horticulture, edibles, and pest control and other subjects.

The fun begins on Friday, April 3rd at 5:00 pm at the Preview Party. Tickets cost $25 and include hors d’oeuvres and wine, plus first peek at the books. Purchase in advance by calling 206-543-0415.

On Saturday the doors open at 9:00 am. The public sale is free. Bring your own bags or boxes to load up on great deals.

On Exhibit: Pacific Northwest Botanical Artists

winter wren by Margaret Trent

The Pacific Northwest Botanical Artists present their 8th annual exhibit at the library from April 3 through May 2. Artwork, prints, and cards will be for sale, with a portion of the sales benefiting the Miller Library. This year PNBA has invited members of the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators Northwest to join the exhibit.

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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.

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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.

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Miller Charitable FoundationNorthwest Horticultural Society

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