Cooking & Gardening Programs

Cook & Garden

Adult Programs

Learn to Cook Hungarian Style

Tuesday Feb. 25
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Library in the Community

We'll make (and eat) a delicious Hungarian dish. Presented in partnership with the Hungarian Club of Toledo. Meet at the Hungarian Club, 224 Paine Avenue.

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Garden Planning

Wednesday Mar. 18
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Mott

Interested in growing food for yourself or your family? Learn how to plan, plant and harvest veggies and fruits in 2018.

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Pinch of This...A Dash of That...Cookbook Club

Wednesday Mar. 18
at 7:00 p.m.

Location: Waterville

Pick a dish from a selected cookbook and bring it to the Library to share! We will provide table service and drinks, you provide a serving utensil. Cookbooks available one month prior to each meeting.

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Donuts, Coffee & Neighbors

Thursday Mar. 19
at 9:00 a.m.

Location: Locke

Meet your neighbors and enjoy morning donuts and coffee.

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Learn to Cook Hungarian Style

Tuesday Mar. 24
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Library in the Community

We'll make (and eat) a delicious Hungarian dish. Presented in partnership with the Hungarian Club of Toledo. Meet at the Hungarian Club, 224 Paine Avenue.

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Silver Cafe for the 55+ Crowd

Friday Apr. 3
at 9:30 a.m.

Location: Holland

This free program open to adults aged 55+ features a new topic, speaker, discussion or activity each week.

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Kids Programs

Spring into Gardening! Seed Bombs

Monday Apr. 13
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Main Library

Get into the swing of Spring by creating your own seed bombs! Using clay, soil and wildflower seeds, add a splash of color to your yard that will come back year after year.

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Spring into Gardening! Mini Terrariums

Tuesday Apr. 14
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Main Library

Bring the outdoors in with these fun mini magnet terrariums. Made to hang from the wall or cling to the fridge.

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Spring into Gardening! DIY Bird Feeders

Wednesday Apr. 15
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Main Library

Tweet tweet! Create a sweet treat for your feathered friends.

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Spring into Gardening! 2-liter Tomato Planter

Friday Apr. 17
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Main Library

Let’s go green! We’ll create upside-down tomato planters using 2-liter bottles, some ingenuity and a bit of paint.

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Spring into Gardening! Garden Party

Saturday Apr. 18
at 2:00 p.m.

Location: Main Library

It’s time to relax and enjoy some delicious healthy snacks, music and dancing, and fun garden themed games.

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Cupcake Decorating

Wednesday Apr. 22
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Sylvania

Celebrate National Library Week with us and decorate cupcakes. You can take your cupcakes home or you can eat them right away!

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Teen Programs

Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Wednesday Mar. 4
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Sylvania

Learn to decorate cupcakes like the pros. You can take your cupcakes home or you can eat them right away!

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Cooking for 1 or 2

Thursday Mar. 5
at 4:30 p.m.

Location: Main Library

This cooking demonstration offers heart-healthy options as well as shopping tips and tricks for prepping smaller portions.

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Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Tuesday Mar. 10
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Learn to decorate cupcakes like the pros. You can take your cupcakes home or you can eat them right away!

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Mystery Kitchen

Wednesday Mar. 18
at 3:30 p.m.

Location: Sylvania

Do you like TV shows like “Chopped” or “MasterChef?” Ready to test your kitchen skills? This is your chance to make recipes based on the wacky ingredients we supply.

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The Great Oreo Tasteoff

Monday Mar. 23
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Try a variety of Oreos from peanut butter to birthday cake - taste them all and decide which will be the Oreo champion.

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Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Monday Mar. 23
at 4:30 p.m.

Location: Kent

Learn to decorate cupcakes like the pros. You can take your cupcakes home or you can eat them right away!

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