All library locations will be closed on Monday, May 25th, for Memorial Day. On Tuesday, May 26th, all library locations will be closed except for the Main Library, African American Museum and Library at Oakland, and the Brookfield and Eastmont Branches.
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.