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Seedy Saturday

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Illustration of peas with text promoting Seedy Saturday event

Join the Huron County Library’s Exeter Branch for Seedy Saturday on April 23! 

Throughout the day, there will be take and makes, door prizes, plant give-aways, and these fun activities:

  • Seed Exchange table – bring some seeds to swap at our seed exchange table. No seeds? No problem! The Huron County Library Seed Library is open!
  • Community Garden Sign-up – Sign up for a plot at the new South Huron Community Garden. Sign-up opens at 10 a.m.
  • Upcycle Challenge – take a look at the entries to Noah’s Ark Upcycle Challenge.

Please pre-register for the following scheduled events by contacting the Exeter Branch at 519-235-1890 or exeterbranch@huroncounty.ca:

  • 10:30-11:30 a.m. – The Basics of Soil and Composting with Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority staff Denise Iszczuk: Healthy and great-tasting fruits and vegetables depend on your soil. You can make a difference to the health of your soil by adding compost. Learn about the benefits of composting and how to turn your kitchen scraps and yard waste into food to feed your soil. Thanks to the Ausable Bayfield Conservation Foundation for sponsoring this event.
  • 12 p.m. – Community Garden Chat with South Huron Community Garden:  The South Huron Community Garden will enjoy its first growing season in 2022. Connect with other gardeners and find out ways to be involved with or without your own plot.
  • 1-3 p.m. – Little Green Thumbers Children’s Activities: Get your green thumb on with Cheryl from the Huron County Library. Plant some new seeds, create and laminate your own seed label, and find some new books about your garden.

Thanks to the Ausable Bayfield Conservation Foundation, Experience Exeter BIA, and the South Huron Community Garden for supporting this event.

Details

Date:
April 23
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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