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In the Garden Lecture Series: Plants Toxic to Pets

Thursday, Oct. 19

Ana Simona Dumitrescu, Master Gardener, will discuss the danger that some plants can pose to our loved animals. The presentation will focus on the most toxic and common plants and their effects on our pets.

Born in Romania, Ana has lived in the U.S. for the last 15 years. She holds a degree in Economics, and is a Business Development Manager in a corporate setting.

As for gardening, Ana became interested in growing vegetables because of her wish to have a healthier lifestyle, especially avoiding GMO’s and pesticides. Her interest in Toxic Plants is due to her pet and his own interest in eating anything within reach.

RSVP to: adultservices@dscl.org

Coffee With a Counselor: Happiness, Mindfulness and Facing Fears

New Monthly Program at the Library - Topics Will Vary Each Month

LettingGo.pngFriday October 20th
9:15am - 10:15am
DSCL Meeting Room

Sean Gorman, LPC will discuss tools for reducing stress by increasing mindfulness.

Leslie Tourish, LPC will share tips on turning pain and fear into energy in the pursuit of a personal goal.

RSVP: adultservices@dscl.org

BirdingBackyard Birding with Susan Evans

Thursday, Oct. 26

Topics of Discussion Include:

  • How to attract and identify the birds visiting our feeders and water features
  • “Specialties” that can only be seen here in Central Texas
  • Types of food, feeders, and native plantings that will attract birds and wildlife to your backyard

Susan Evans spent 30 years as an Art Educator and has lived in Wimberley for the
past 12 years. She is an artist, Master Gardener, Master Naturalist, and
President of the Wimberley Birding Association. An avid birder, she hopes to encourage
enthusiasm and interest in native plantings for home landscapes
to attract birds and wildlife.

RSVP: adultservices@dscl.org

A DSCL Fiction Book Club

A DSCL non-Fiction Book Club

Mind, Body, Soul Series

Library Knitting Group

Select Reads

Looking for something to read, but you're not quite sure what?
Our Select Reads section has many categories, subjects and topics to choose from.

Browsing online is a breeze with detailed descriptions, cover images, reviews and more!

Charlotte's Book Club

Non-Fiction Addiction

New Fiction

New Non-Fiction

British Mystery


Christian Fiction

Home & Garden
Then & Now



Science Fiction

Science and Nature

The Outlander Series

Best Sellers and Awards