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LPL Seed Library

Let’s Get Growing!

After many hours of volunteer help and generous seed donations from our partners, the LPL Seed Library is back and ready for business starting Monday, Feb 20 in the Library Atrium.

Come browse vegetable, herb, and flower seeds and connect with gardening resources and a variety of free programs and events on topics related to green spaces and green living.

Download our brochure to help get you started, and give Melissa a holler if you have any questions!


Get Books– and Seeds– for The Garden at LPL

For many seasons I’ve spent my life in the dirt, alongside friends and family, tending plants and cultivating memories. About this time each year when winter hints at warmer, sunnier days, my mind begins to drift once again toward dreams of overflowing garden beds and caches of endless varieties of seeds to start. This time of year also reminds me of the many reasons I tend whatever patch of soil I can lay claim to. Among them is the fact that I garden to remember, but then again, also to forget. Read More..

Friends of the Library Pop-Up Sale: Gardening

Get ready to garden and grab some great reads, and check out this year’s LPL Seed Library. Browse books in the Library Entry and seeds over in the Atrium—Get inspired to grow! Made possible by the Friends of the Lawrence Public Library — Become a Member today!

THU | Feb 18 | 5–8 PM
SAT | Feb 20 | 10 AM–4 PM