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The Northwest Horticultural Society is holding a fund-raising book launch with former Miller Library manager and well-known garden writer Val Easton on Wednesday, February 1, at 6:30 pm at CUH. Val has been perfecting her floral design talents over the last forty years, and now in Petal and Twig: Seasonal Bouquets with Blossoms, Branches, and Grasses from Your Garden, she shows us how to make beautiful arrangements with what grows in our own backyards.[…]
Introducing a book about the Union Bay Natural Area (Montlake Fill) which is a page-turner! Birder and naturalist Connie Sidles writes with lively language, humor, and a deeply philosophical understanding about a natural place in the city which holds great meaning for her and all of us who know it. For those who have not yet explored the Fill, this book is a marvelous entry point.[…]
Northwest Horticulture Society welcomes you to a book launch for Val Easton’s new book, The NEW Low-Maintenance Garden: How to Have a Beautiful, Productive Garden and the Time to Enjoy It.
Proceeds will benefit the Elisabeth C. Miller Library.
- Book sales and author signing
- Slide lecture
- Special dessert buffet
- Raffle of cool plants
Monday, November 16, 2009
The Library would like to thank the Northwest Horticultural Society and specifically Deborah Heg, Ann LeVasseur & Barbara Asmervig for their initiative, creativity, time and hard work. Ralph and Lynn Davis donated the wine and many businesses and individuals donated items for the silent auction. The proceeds of over $13,000 from the event will directly benefit the Library’s operating budget.[…]
The Northwest Horticultural Society is hosting a silent auction, lecture and book signing to celebrate the new release of The Explorer’s Garden: Shrubs and Vines from the Four Corners of the World by internationally renown plantsman, Dan Hinkley. The event is a fund raiser for the Miller Library
Date: May 27, 2009
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.[…]