Monthly Archives: March 2010
Members from the Pacific Northwest chapter of the American Society of Botanical Artists will exhibit and sell botanical illustrations at the Miller Library from April 2 to May 1.
Artwork styles range from scientifically accurate water colors to representational wood-block prints.
Original works, prints and cards will be for sale to benefit the Library. Meet some of the artists at 5pm on April 2 at the Garden Lovers’ Book Sale preview party.[…]
Preview Party April 2 at 5pm
Free Public Sale April 3 9am – 3pm
To buy preview party tickets call 206-543-0415[…]
Due to successful fund-raising efforts in the last year by the Northwest Horticultural Society, the Library will be open all day (9am – 8pm) on Mondays starting March 22 and continuing through June 14. Just in time for the busy spring gardening season. Thank you NHS![…]
A few new lending books we added in March:
- Chalker-Scott, Linda. THE INFORMED GARDENER BLOOMS AGAIN. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2010.
- Dowding, Charles. ORGANIC GARDENING: THE NATURAL NO-DIG WAY. Totnes: Green, 2007.
- Fowler, Alys. GARDEN ANYWHERE: HOW TO GROW GORGEOUS CONTAINER GARDENS, HERB GARDENS, KITCHEN GARDENS, AND MORE, WITHOUT SPENDING A FORTUNE. San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books, 2009.