Straw Bale Gardening Class @ the Library

  • When: Saturday, March 3, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Cottonwood Public Library
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: Visit
  • Age limit: All ages
  • Categories: Community

Did you know that gardening with straw bales actually uses less water than traditional gardening? Straw bale gardening is an excellent alternative to gardening in the hard soil of our high-desert climate. Join master gardener Rae Ebeling at the Cottonwood Public Library and pick up some tips and tricks on how to condition your straw bales and what types of plants grow best in straw bales. After the class stop by the Seed Library and check out some free seeds to help you get started with this unique style of gardening. This free class takes place on Saturday, March 3 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Dede Ewald Room and the Seed Library will be in the parking lot lobby from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information please visit the library’s website at The library is located at 100 S 6th St in Cottonwood.