M. S. Kirby Library Lists Upcoming Events

The Marian Sutherland Kirby Library Announces the following special events have been scheduled:

Foolproof Vegetable Gardening

Join Master Gardener Sandy Visintainer for Foolproof Vegetable Gardening on Wednesday, May 24 at 6:30 pm.

Topics to be discussed will be growing vegetables and herbs in traditional and nontraditional containers, using methods such as straw bales, rain gutters, and pallets for vertical gardens. Discover how to grow, care for, and harvest vegetables and herbs grown in containers, what vegetables and herbs are better planted by seeds or seedlings, and what vegetables work well in containers.

In addition to being a Penn State Luzerne County Master Gardener, Sandy is a Pennsylvania Certified horticulturist and has worked at a family garden center and landscaping business for over thirty years.

Registration for this program may be done by visiting the library at 35 Kirby Ave., Mountaintop or by calling 570-474-9313.

American Girl Doll Bingo

The library will hold an American Girl Doll Bingo on Sunday, June 11 at the Crestwood High School cafeteria located at 281 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountaintop. There will be 20 games, special games, 50/50 raffle, basket raffles, and refreshments by the Crestwood cheerleaders. Advance tickets are available at the library located at 35 Kirby Ave., Mountaintop for $20.00. Tickets will be $25.00 at the door. Everyone attending must have a ticket including children. Doors open at Noon, bingo starts at 1:00 pm. For more information contact 570-474-9313.

Holiday Closing The library will be closed on

Tuesday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day. When a holiday falls on a Monday, a day the library is normally closed, the library observes the holiday on Tuesday.

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