38 Main St., Salisbury, CT 06068. Phone: 860-435-2838.
Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. Seeds of Longevity: Preserving Plants for Our Future. Presented by Robin Zitter, horticulturist and Lawrence Davis-Hollander, ethnobotanist. A collaboration of Plantin' Seeds and Scoville Memorial Library. Short film followed by presentation, discussion, and seed distribution. Seed diversity is fundamental to preserving biological diversity in gardens and native habitats. As part of the initial effort to establish seed libraries and a living seed bank in northwest Connecticut, Robin and Lawrence will introduce the rationale and need for locally based seed saving. Seeds will be available to committed participants. Followed in March by a seed planting workshop. Meets at Plantin' Seeds, Main Street, Canaan.