Start your new year by getting into the mood for gardening! The annual Gearing Up for Gardening lecture series stats on January 10. Every Tuesday through February at 12:10 pm in the
Library’s Main Meeting Room there will be entertaining and informative programs to get your green thumb tingling. OSU Master Gardeners, Linn-Benton Community College Benton Center, and the
Library collaborate on this popular series with features knowledgeable local experts. Bring your lunch and a friend, and enjoy!
Feb. 14 “SOS – Save Our Species” Learn about the threat of invasive plants, how to identify and control them. Heath
Keirstead, Benton Soil & Water Conservation District
Feb. 21 “Not Tonight Deer” How to design plant combinations to thwart deer. Lee Powell, Landscape Architect, Garland Nursery
Feb. 28 “There’s No Place Like Home” How to care for houseplants. Lynette Shonnard, Shonnard's Nursery