Los Angeles

“Gardening on the Farm and in the City” at the Santa Monica Public Library

Thanks to Laura Avery and Jodi Low for a reminder about the next Santa Monica Farmers’ Market Library Panel event, Gardening on the Farm and in the City:

When: Thursday, February 9, 2012 from 7:00pm until 9:00pm
Where: Santa Monica Public Library, Main Library, 601 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica (MLK, Jr. Auditorium)
Cost: Free and open to the public

Join farmer Nate Peitso of Maggie’s Farm, L.A. County Master Gardener and Master Food Preserver Sarah Spitz, chef Sal Marino of Il Grano, and urban homesteader Craig Ruggless of Winnetka Farms in a lively discussion about how their gardens grow. The discussion will be moderated by Darra Henigan of the Santa Monica Farmers’ Markets.

Post-discussion market treats for attendees will be prepared by Sal Marino.

MLK Auditorium seating is limited and available on a first-arrival basis. Overflow seating will be available in the 2nd floor multipurpose room. Doors open at 6:45pm, lecture begins promptly at 7:00pm. The Santa Monica Public Library is wheelchair accessible. For special disabled services call Library Administration at 310.458.8606.

For more information about the Santa Monica Farmers’ Markets, visit their website.