Sustainability Series

Presented by Siouxland Libraries in partnership with Homegrown Sioux Empire. Downtown Library, First Thursdays, 6-7:30 p.m.

Dates and Events:

June 3: Water Management: Learn from an expert how you can capture rainwater in your own backyard and help mitigate the pollution impacting our waterways.

July 1: Homesteading: Get started no matter where you live. Tips, tricks and mistakes to avoid while creating a more sustainable lifestyle.

August 5: Quick Ferments: Fermented foods heal our bodies, learn about cost effective and simple tools to help you get started at home.

September 2: Cooking with Local Food: Homegrown Sioux Empire members, Megan DeBoer and Stephanie Peterson will show you how easy it is to prepare an entire meal with local, seasonal ingredients.

October 7: Garlic: One of the easiest and most rewarding crops to grow, learn how to plant this crop in the fall for an abundant summer yield.

November 4: Soap Making: Learn the basics of soap making.

December 2: DIY Decorations: make and take: Join us for an evening of seasonal crafting and gift making.


Register for all dates here.