The library will be closed on Monday, September 5th for Labor Day. All locations except the Main Library and the Brookfield and Eastmont Branches will be closed on Tuesday, September 6th for Labor Day.
Urban Homesteading: Heirloom Skills for Sustainable Living
Rachel Kaplan, lead author of Urban Homesteading: Heirloom Skills for Sustainable Living, will give a talk about the urban homestead in general, using examples from her urban homestead in particular. Expect to learn about food growing, animal tending, bee-keeping, seed saving, water and energy conservation, kitchen skilling, medicine making, urban permaculture, and the work of building resilient community.