The MMPL Seed Library OPENS MARCH 20 at both Almonte & Pakenham branches. Seeds are available while supplies last. Borrow what you need and donate what you can! Information:

Two Seed Library workshops are coming up (see information / registration below). Also, drop by MMPL seed library table at Lanark County Seedy Saturday, March 16 from 10am to 3pm, at the Almonte Civitan Club, 556 Almonte St., Mississippi Mills. Admission is $3. Info on Facebook.

March 27 film in the afternoon, Almonte branch.

Register to attend this FREE author event at Almonte branch, in partnership with Mill Street Books, Almonte!

Almonte’s Community Composting of Leaves by Scott Hortop

Wednesday, 3 April, 6-7:30pm, Almonte branch

Space is limited. Register here:

Learn what is a fungal dominant compost, how it affects soil and germination, how you can access it, and the benefit of diverting fall leaves from landfills. Bring your questions! Find more information about Scott’s project at


Pruning Fruit Trees with Jim Davies, Farmgate Cider Farm

Wednesday, 20 March, 6:30pm, Almonte Branch.

Register here: