A Sampling of What Awaits You

~ Wildlife Habitat/Koi Pond ~
~ Delightful Garden Art ~
~ Spilling Succulents ~
~ Plants Along Pathways ~
~ Tropical Plants ~
~ Bonsai/”Insect Hotel” ~
~ Expert Garden Advice ~

Saturday, May 19th, 10am – 4pm

Seven gorgeous and unique properties in Felton and Ben Lomond invite you through their garden gates.

Tickets: $20 purchased in advance online here or at most lcoal garden centers, $25 the day of the tour at the Felton Library/Park site by the Felton Post Office.

Also at the event

~ Raffle ~
~ Hors d’oeuvres ~
~ Music by Patti Maxine & friends ~
~ Seeds from Renee’s Garden ~
~ Succulent sale ~

Proceeds benefit the Felton Library Branch and Nature Discovery Park.

Secret Gardens of the Valley: A Benefit for Felton Library Friends

"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need." Cicero The Secret Gardens of the Valley tour on Saturday, May 19, 10am - 4pm benefits Felton Library Friends. Seven unique properties in Felton and Ben Lomond include an extensive succulent garden, a...

FLF Steering Committee Notes: February 7, 2018

Outcomes: Shared understanding of Capital Campaign progress and timeline Input to the Campaign Vision Statement Understanding of Team activities and formation of new team Agreement on upcoming Steering Committee meetings In attendance: Nancy Gerdt, Nina Moore, Nancy...

Felton Library Friends Create Inspiration for Nature Discovery Park

Over the years, Felton Library Friends has actively engaged with the SLV community to gather feedback on what residents would like to see in our new library and adjacent Nature Discover Park. This is a series of images prepared by a group of six Felton Library Friends...


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New Library Timeline

Jun 2016
Mar 2017
October 2017
Jan 2018
Spring 2018
Summer 2018
Fall 2019

Jun 2016

Measure S passes! Santa Cruz Public Libraries sought approval of Measure S, a $67 million revenue measure to fund repairs and upgrades at all 10 neighborhood branches. The Felton Branch was allocated $10 million for the new library located on Gushee Street.

Mar 2017

The County will host a community meeting presenting the conceptual site plan for the 2 acre site. Staff will answer questions and listen to feedback from community members.

October 2017

CEQA (California Environmental Quality Act) Certification complete. 

Jan 2018

Construction document preparation begins. 

Spring 2018

Bidding and building award.

Summer 2018

Groundbreaking celebration and construction begins. 

Fall 2019


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