Celebrate Earth Day with the Wood River Community Seed Library by attending a Seed, Garden and Local Food Expo on Saturday, April 23. The Expo, held in the Ketchum Community Library main lecture room from 3 – 5:30 pm, will feature information and presentations by several local food and gardening organizations as well as a free seed exchange.
Meet the organizers and learn what the local Pesticide Action Campaign, the Environmental Resource Center, Rocky Mountain Seed Alliance, Edible Gardens by Design, Idaho’s Bounty Cooperative, WR Farmer’s Market, Local Food Alliance and the Hunger Coalition are doing to strengthen local food security. Delicious local food and beverages, will be served while you browse the information booths and pick-up seeds for this year’s garden.
If you are interested in learning more about gardening in the Wood River Valley and the local food movement this Earth Day Expo is for you. The Expo will also be the official opening of this year’s community “seed library,” a distribution point for free, locally grown seeds located within the Ketchum Community Library. Please feel free to bring your surplus seeds and potted starts to share with the local growing community. More info at www.WoodRiverSeeds.net