By Rich Wicks | Times Vedette

The Panora Public Library is hosting two upcoming free events that will certainly get things growing.

On Monday, April 29 from 4-5 p.m., a Youth Seed Bomb Workshop is offered. Preregistration is not required.

On Thursday, May 9, beginning at 2 p.m., a Windowsill Herb Garden event is being held for all ages. Participants will create a personal herb garden and learn how to harvest herbs. There will also be instruction on using the resource, “Spend Smart Eat Smart.”  Participants younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required for the Herb Garden event by calling 641-747-2276.

Both events are sponsored by ISU Extension and Outreach.

Guthrie County Extension is located at 212 State St., Guthrie Center, IA 50115. Office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call 641-747-2276 or email Learn more about Guthrie County Extension at