The Westfield Memorial Library is pleased to present “How to Grow a Kitchen Garden”` on Saturday, May 17 at 1:30 p.m. The library is located at 550 East Broad Street.

Presenter Karen Camden, who has spoken previously at the library about clutter control and repurposing, will present this program. “Nothing is better than fresh herbs from your own garden,” she said.

A self-taught gardening enthusiast, Ms. Camden has over 40 years of gardening experience and has utilized all of her knowledge in the design of her own backyard.

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She is a member of the Philadelphia Horticultural Society, as well as the President of Camden Associates, a consulting firm that provides services in Communications and People Skills, Organizational Assessments and Clutter Control.

The program is free and open to Westfield Memorial Library and MURAL cardholders. (MURAL cardholders belong to libraries that are part of the Middlesex Union Reciprocal Agreement Libraries. Call the library to see if your library participates.) To register for the program, visit the library’s website at, click on the Online Calendar, or call 908.789.4090 ext 0.

Founded in 1879, the Westfield Memorial Library—the community’s destination for discovery and ideas—engages minds, entertains spirits and facilitates lifelong learning for people of all ages. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday.

For more information call 908.789.4090, visit the library’s website at, and sign up for the monthly e-newsletter “Library Loop,” or stop by the library at 550 East Broad Street for a copy of the award-winning quarterly newsletter “Take Note.”