Harvest Potluck & Seed Swap

UPDATE: This program has been canceled due to lack of registration. Celebrate the harvest season with the Harvest Potluck and Seed Swap on Sunday, October 21. From 2:00 to 4:00 PM, bring your harvested seeds for your fellow gardeners and share your autumnal bounty with delicious food. Donate seeds to our Read More

Green Thumbs DIY: Harvest & Propagation

Save some green with Green Thumbs DIY! Whether it’s saving money or the environment, you’ll learn green-friendly techniques in gardening, creative reuse, and everyday DIY. On August 27 at 6:30 PM, you’ll learn how to harvest seeds and propagate plants from cuttings or kitchen scraps. We’ll have some plant cuttings Read More

Green Thumbs DIY: Vertical Gardening

Save some green with Green Thumbs DIY! Whether it’s saving money or the environment, you’ll learn green-friendly techniques in gardening, creative reuse, and everyday DIY. On July 16 at 6:30 PM, you’ll learn how to take advantage of vertical space by making trellises or planters out of household materials. Feel Read More

Green Thumbs DIY: Found Materials Birdhouse

Save some green with Green Thumbs DIY! Whether it’s saving money or the environment, you’ll learn green-friendly techniques in gardening, creative reuse, and everyday DIY. On June 4 at 6:30 PM, we will make birdhouses, bird baths, and bird feeders out of balsa wood and found materials. Register online or Read More

Gardening with Nature Cat

On May 19 at 11:00 AM families with children 3-8 years old will learning Gardening with Nature Cat! Learn how to make a miniature garden, explore gardening activities and crafts and watch an episode of Nature Cat! Families will leave with activity packets for extended fun at home. Please register Read More

Green Thumbs DIY: Reusing K-Cups in the Garden

Save some green with Green Thumbs DIY! Whether it’s saving money or the environment, you’ll learn green-friendly techniques in gardening, creative reuse, and everyday DIY. On May 12 at 2 PM, you’ll learn how to reuse your K-Cups in the garden by making fertilizer and mulch out of coffee grounds Read More

Seed Library FAQ

Now that you know how the seed library works from our previous post, let’s answer some frequently asked questions about it. Is it free? Yes, just like everything else at the library, the seed library is free. However, we do have a donation jar to help recoup the high up-front Read More

Welcome to the Seed Library!

Moon Township Public Library is excited to grow our very own seed library! At first, it may seem odd that a library would provide seeds, but our collections are developed to entertain, promote well-being, and contribute to lifelong learning in all of our patrons. As part of your community, we Read More

Maker Mondays: Hydroponic Gardening

Learn some STEAM* skills with this makerspace workshop. Get started with DIY hydroponic gardening by making your own passive hydroponic planter out of a soda bottle on April 16 at 6:30 PM. This project will require you to bring your own 2-liter soda bottle. You can bring your own seeds Read More

Seed Library Start-Up Update

Update: The Seed Library Start-Up has moved from April 14 to April 21 (1:30 to 3:00 PM). Families are welcome but all participants must register online or by calling 412-269-0334. Details: Be a Seed Library Starter! We are starting a seed library and want you to help it grow. Patrons Read More