Tracing Family History
Cork City Library
Ballincollig Library, Co. Cork City
21 August, 11am - 11:30am
Join us for a fascinating look at plant-related hobbies and pastimes in times past, including mushroom collecting, jam making, wood for sports, musical instruments and exotic plant growing.
What plants did the ancients use for weaving? How did the Victorian craze of fern-collecting affect our ferns in Ireland? What sort of things did people collect in the garden?