Olive Oil Tasting @ Gilroy Library

Posted on Saturday, April 27, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

The Passionate Olive Olive Oil - not simply a delicious treat! From losing weight to enriching your social life, olive oil offers a surprising multitude of uses. Join us at the Gilroy Library on Wednesday, May 1st at 6:30pm. The library will host Carol Firenze for a lively introduction to the many uses of olive oil, along with an olive oil tasting. Carol is the author of The . . . more »

The Next Big Dystopian Read?

Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

5th Wave Did Allie Condie's Matched have you reading through the night? Was The Hunger Games your favorite book series? Were the adventures in Unwind or The Maze Runner right up your reading alley? Then it's confirmed, you're a Dystopian Fiction 'nut', just like me. There's some great series still in the works right now. I'm still waiting for the third in the Divergent series the newly . . . more »

Growing Citrus @ Gilroy Library

Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

Summer is on the way and there is nothing more refreshing than homemade fruit juice. Why not do-it-yourself and learn how to grow your own citrus at the Gilroy Library. Learn how to select, plant and maintain healthy citrus. With a little planning, you can harvest citrus year-round from your own yard. Many citrus grow well in containers as well as in the ground. Our . . . more »

The Anti-Anxiety Food Solution @ Gilroy Library

Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

The Anti-anxiety Food Solution What and when we eat can make the difference between feeling anxious and staying calm and in control. But most of us don’t realize how much our diets influence our moods, thoughts, and feelings until we make a change. Join us at the library on Saturday, April 20th, at 2:00 p.m when we will host writer, food mood expert, and nutritionist, Trudy Scott, author of . . . more »

Backyard Brewing at Gilroy Library

Posted on Saturday, April 6, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

Join Mike Conant and Derek Wolfgram of the Silicon Valley Sudzers homebrew club and Andrew Carroll of The HeadQuarters homebrew club for a class in “Backyard Brewing” on Tuesday, April 9th, at 7:00 p.m at the Gilroy Library. The homebrew team will present an overview of beer history, ingredients, styles, equipment, techniques, and recipes. In addition, the program will provide sources of other information on . . . more »

Sustainable Gardening and Farming at Gilroy Library

Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 by Kelly_TeenLib

Join Yummy Tummy Farms owner Farmer Donald for a lively introduction to sustainable, suburban farming in “Sustainable Gardening and Farming” presented on April 4th, at 7:00 p.m. Participants will learn Yummy Tummy Farm’s secrets to producing healthy, delicious, organic fruits, vegetables and herbs in a suburban, backyard environment. Farmer Donald is the founder, owner, and operator of Yummy Tummy Farms, a suburban farm in San . . . more »