Events

Upcoming events:

Great Seattle Seed Swap

It’s seed swap time! Share your edible garden and get inspired to try a new vegetable variety at the Great Seattle Seed Swap (share our Facebook event), sponsored by the King County Seed Lending Library.

Three swaps are planned around the city:

Northwest Seattle: Saturday, Jan. 28, 1-3 p.m., Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., in the Community Hall of the Brick Building (see this blog post for workshop schedule and how to participate)

Northeast Seattle: Saturday, Feb. 11, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Meadowbrook Community Center, NE 105th and 35th Ave/ NE (part of Hands On! A Community Skills-Share Fair)

West Seattle: Sunday, March 26, 2-3:30 p.m., Seattle Public Library, West Seattle Branch, 2306 42nd Ave SW, Seattle.

Also: Visit our friends at their swaps:

Bellingham: Sunday, Jan. 29, 3-4:30 p.m., The Majestic Hall, 1027 Forest St., Bellingham. Their 9th Annual Heirloom Seed Swap, presented by the Salish Seed Guild Library.

Snoqualmie Valley: Saturday, Feb. 4, 11 a.m.–2:30 p.m., Cedarcrest High School, 29000 NE 150th St., Duvall. Their 7th Annual Snoqualmie Valley Seed Exchange, a joint project of four local entities.

Renton: Saturday, March 25, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Renton Community Center, 1715 Maple Valley Highway, Renton. The Renton Plant n’ Seed Swap is presented by Sustainable Renton.


Past events:

Seed Homecoming —  Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, 4-6 p.m. Bring your seeds to the KCSLL! We will take open-pollinated or heirloom seeds of vegetables, herbs and edible flowers. We’ll also have season-appropriate seeds for sharing.

Grand Opening of West Seattle Library Branch — Sunday, March 13, 2016, 2-4 p.m., Healing Tree, 3225 California Ave SW. Seattle.

The Great Seattle Seed Swap, West Seattle — Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, 2-3:30 p.m., Seattle Public Library, West Seattle Branch, 2306 42nd Ave SW, Seattle.

Snoqualmie Valley Seed Exchange — Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Cedarcrest High School, Duvall.

The Great Seattle Seed Swap, NE — Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Meadowbrook Community Center, part of Hands On! A Community Skills-Share Fair.

Great Seattle Seed Swap, NW — Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, 1:30-4 p.m., Phinney Neighborhood Association.

Seed HomecomingFriday, Sept. 25, 2015, 3-7 p.m., NW Seattle branch, Phinney Neighborhood Association, Seattle.

Seed Swap! — Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, 1-4 p.m.