Herbs have played and always will play a vital role in man’s existence. Herbs have been used in many aspects of everyday living from preservation, to homespun remedies, to fabric dyes. During this demonstration, Joe Alvarez will discuss the history, practical use, and gardening of herbs. Joe Alvarez will also help decide which herbs would be best for your home and guide you through the planting process. 

Joseph Alvarez has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and a minor in Environmental Science, is a founding member of the Cape May County Beach Plum Association, a member of the state Beekeepers Association and is active in many county and agricultural programs in South Jersey.


  • Occurred Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm


Cape May City Library

110 Ocean Street
Cape May, NJ 08204


Adult Programs Department