The current Seed Library season is drawing to a close. If you turned in the ticket that came with your packet, raffle prizes will be announced in August. Extra chances to win can be earned by participating in the 2022 LPL Seed Library Challenge on Beanstack which runs through the end of July. Sign up at longviewlibrary.beanstack.org!
The Seed Library is a collection of seeds and books that can be checked out with a Longview Public Library card. Those who check out seeds, especially those marked "Easy Save", are encouraged to save seeds to help maintain and grown our collection. Seed checkouts are available in spring, summer, and fall. Seed Library books and other resources are available year round.
Mission Statement: The LPL Seed Library seeks to provide seed as an accessible and affordable public resource, promote biodiversity and local adaptation, educate patrons and the public on topics surrounding agriculture and horticulture, and develop a community and culture of self reliance, sustainability, and generosity.
The Purpose of the LPL Seed Library is to: