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A Celebration of Seeds: 6th Annual Seed and Plant Swap

Main (Oakland)

Swap seeds, seedlings and perennials at the library. Bring your untreated, non-GMO seeds and plants to share or just pick up seeds donated by local gardeners, farmers and seed companies! Any guest bringing seeds will be eligible to enter a raffle of fun gifts from Phipps, Grow Pittsburgh and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.

  • Free seeds and plants
  • Hands-on activities for children and teens
  • Seed Stories
  • Gardening experts
  • Workshops on seed starting and seed saving
  • Special screening of Seed: The Untold Story following the swap

Workshop schedule:

  • 12:00 pm:  Seed Starting Workshop (Phipps Conservatory) – Quiet Reading Room
  • 1:00 pm: Seed Saving Workshop (Grow Pittsburgh/Phipps) – Quiet Reading Room
Seed Swap in the South Wing Reading Room
Seed Bomb workshop in the TeenSpace
Children’s activities in the Children’s Room

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh thanks our program partners: Phipps Conservatory, and Grow Pittsburgh.


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