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February 10; 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
April 13; 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
June 8; 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Botanical Book Club 2012

Second Friday of every other month from 11 a.m. to noon - February, April, June, August, October, December


In the cozy comfort of the Lora Robins Library, come join the Botanical Book Club on October 12th,  from 11 – noon in the Reading Room. We’ll discuss Mycophilia: Revelations from the Weird World of Mushrooms by Eugenia Bone.

First meeting - February 10th: Plant Hunters: Tales of the Botanist-Explorers Who Enriched Our Gardens by Tyler Whittle.

Second meeting - April 13th: An Obsession With Butterflies: Our Love Affair With a Singular Insect by Sharman Apt Russell.

Third meeting - June 8th: How Carrots Won the Trojan War, Curious (but True) Stories of a Common Vegetable by Rebecca Rupp.

Fourth Meeting - August 10th: Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants by Douglas Tallamy.

Please acquire a copy of the book to read before the meeting. Membership at the Garden is encouraged but not required to participate.

Interested in the Botanical Book Club's reading list for 2010 or 2011?