Category Archives: gardening

October 27th, 2017

Steenbock Library is pleased to invite you to browse The Illustrated History of Apples in the United States and Canada currently on display, with selected additional texts to theme, across […]

June 14th, 2017

Enjoy fresh, locally-grown produce from the F.H King Student Farm! Fridays, beginning at 1:00 PM (late May, June-October), student farmers distribute their produce, free, to students and UW-Madison community members. In […]

May 2nd, 2017

Take a break from your studies and put some “spring” in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 6.  From 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. Smith Greenhouse, Allen […]

April 19th, 2017

The 2017 edition of the Southern Wisconsin Farm Fresh Atlas has been released! Pick up your copy from any of several university and area locations, including Steenbock Library (look for copies at our information kiosk). Use […]

October 28th, 2016

During the “Year of Shakespeare“, our community honors the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death with displays, events, and a touring exhibition of the First Folio. It is by the very […]

September 22nd, 2016

The Department of Horticulture and the Friends of Allen Centennial Garden invite students, staff and community to attend an afternoon of presentations about the study and use of medicinal plants […]

September 12th, 2016

The UW Horticulture Society is hosting its annual fall, indoor plant sale, September 16 – 18 at the Stock Pavilion (1675 Linden Drive). Society members will be selling a variety […]

June 14th, 2016

Enjoy fresh, locally-grown produce from the F.H King Student Farm! Fridays, beginning at 1:00 PM (late May, June-October), student farmers distribute their produce, free, to students and UW-Madison community members. In […]

May 2nd, 2016

Put some spring in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 7.  From 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. Smith Greenhouse, Allen Centennial Garden, BioTron and Steenbock […]

February 8th, 2016

If you find yourself in our Steenbock Library neighborhood this coming weekend, be sure to take in the luminous winter landscape of the Allen Garden!  From 5:30-7:00 PM, February 19-20, the […]