Vegging Out

As you’ve heard, the Macon County Public Library is continuing its gardening tradition this summer!  While our Youth Services Department has had and continues to have a garden for folks 12 and younger, Adult Services, with the help of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension, has been gardening in two 500 sq. ft. plots at the … Continue reading Vegging Out

Peaches come from a can

By John When I first heard the song “Peaches” by a band called the Presidents of the United States of America 15 years ago, I thought to myself “no they don’t, they come from a tree”.  I’ve spent many a hot summer’s eve out in our peach trees to know the difference.  And after they’ve … Continue reading Peaches come from a can

How Does Your Garden Grow?

By Ellen The snow is gone and the air is warm. Finally! April showers bring May flowers. It’s the time of year when many people enjoy gardening. Some people garden alone and some people garden with their families. Most children love the gardening experience-especially preschool and elementary-aged children. They love the fact that they have … Continue reading How Does Your Garden Grow?