Learn how to create your own natural, organic maple syrup from local trees with Christine Tailer, on Saturday, February 7 at 2:00 pm at the Ripley Library. Christine runs an off grid Brown County farm, where she makes maple syrup, honey, and practices sustainable, organic farming and gardening. Come learn how easy it is to begin making your own maple syrup, and learn more about sustainable living.
Browse these new fiction titles, now available at the Ripley, Russellville, and Aberdeen Libraries. Request any title through the Online Catalog, by logging in with your library card number and PIN. The newest releases include books by James Patterson, Dean Koontz, Jerry Eicher, Jeanette Oke, Lisa Gardner, Alex Kava, Tami Hoag, James Grippando, and many more.
On Monday, February 9 at 7:00 pm at the Ripley Library, come hear Vivian Pfankuch talk about growing, harvesting, and using lavender. Vivian and her husband Jay raise lavender and create herbal products at Jaybird Farms in Highland County, Ohio. Come learn how to grow your own lavender, add lavender to recipes, and create homemade gifts with this fragrant, relaxing herb.