May 24th at 1pm on Zoom. Amelia Bruss from the Hampden Hampshire Conservation District will be giving an online presentation on gardening for pollinators in western Massachusetts. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register for the presentation. A Zoom link will be sent to registered participants shortly before the presentation. Brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
June 1st at 5:30 pm outside of Lilly Library. Join us as we explore how to design shade gardens using native plants. Using strategies that emulate naturally existing plant communities, landscape designer Owen Wormser will share key techniques for creating beautiful, low-maintenance shade gardens. Participants are welcome to bring along photographs, plans, or sketches of your own property to be discussed. More details can be found here. Brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
Drop-ins welcome starting at 4 pm on Mondays in the Community Room by the entrance to the library.
Informal Chess Club
Drop-ins welcome from 1-3 on Saturdays in the periodicals reading room on the second floor of the library.
Queer Voices Book Discussion
Pick up a copy of The Secret to Superhuman Strength by Alison Bechdel at the circulation desk and join us on Tuesday, 24 May at 7 PM. We will be meeting masked in the community room at Lilly Library. This group will focus on the work of LGBTQ+ writers and is open to all.