Cooking & Gardening Programs

Cook & Garden

Adult Programs

Learn to Cook Hungarian Style

Tuesday Jan. 28
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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Cooking with Vibrant Vegan

Thursday Feb. 6
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Main Library

Interested in veganism but don’t know where to start? Local pop-up restaurant Vibrant Vegan will demonstrate some basic recipes and talk about eating vegan.

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Toledo Grows Presents: Gardening in Small Spaces

Saturday Feb. 8
at 11:00 a.m.

Location: Reynolds Corners

Learn about many vegetables, herbs, or fruits you can easily grow in a pot or a small space in your yard.

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Toledo Grows Presents: Gardening in Small Spaces

Tuesday Feb. 11
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Locke

Learn about many vegetables, herbs, or fruits you can easily grow in a pot or a small space in your yard.

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Companion Planting with Maumee Garden Club

Tuesday Feb. 11
at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Maumee

Join Maumee Garden Club for a discussion on the benefits of companion planting and how you can successfully companion plant in your own garden.

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Cooking with Vibrant Vegan

Thursday Feb. 13
at 6:00 p.m.

Location: Sanger

Interested in veganism but don’t know where to start? Local pop-up restaurant Vibrant Vegan will demonstrate some basic recipes and talk about eating vegan.

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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 Jan. 29
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Washington

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 Feb. 6
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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Third Annual Chocolate Fest and Teen Book Tasting

Tuesday Feb. 11
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Oregon

Did your valentine miss the hint? Is chocolate your true soulmate? Enjoy an afternoon of sampling multiple cocoa creations and some excellent young adult titles during Chocolate Fest.

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Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Tuesday Feb. 11
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: South

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

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Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Thursday Feb. 13
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Point Place

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

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Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Thursday Feb. 13
at 4:00 p.m.

Location: Birmingham

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

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