Call to Artists: October 22-28

Would you like to have a solo exhibition of your artwork in the gallery of the Joel D. Valdez Main Library downtown? We welcome all types of media. Visual artists living or working in Pima County may apply during our submission period, coming up later this fall: October 22-28, 2017.  The Main Library welcomes more […]

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Seed Library News

Keep up with what's sprouting in the Seed Library with our new monthly e-newsletter! We'll be sharing information about newly added seeds, gardening and seed-saving tips, book reviews, and upcoming programs around town. You'll be first to hear about some exciting initiatives on the horizon and how to get involved with various volunteer projects. Connect with […]

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Book Review: Curious

Editor's note: For the 75th anniversary of Curious George, we're recommending books to spark your curiosity! Ask questions. Be curious. Then ask more questions. Have you noticed how everyone's staring down at their phone and ignoring the world around them? With loads of information at the click of a button, we don't always take the time to delve […]

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Where do the seeds come from?

Have you ever wondered where the seeds from the Seed Library come from? DONATIONS!  All kinds of lovely, lovely donations.                 Our ultimate goal is to build a self-sustaining, community-generated stock of locally-collected seeds from plants that have acclimated to the desert climate. We may never reach 100 percent, but […]

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Poe-Inspired Art & Reception

Please join us for a Reception at the Main Library honoring artists on Saturday, April 9 from 4-5pm!  Cookies and Poe Punch will be served. All are welcome. The Pioneer Building gallery will be open during this time, as well, for guests who'd like to stop in and take a look at the show.   […]

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