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UMass Amherst Libraries

Mass Aggie Seed Library

Butterfly Mural

Stop by anytime and help color in the butterfly mural: 

Pollinate Your Life with Good Choices. 

Spring 2022

Monica Rico of Wood Thrush Farm Exhibit Spring 2022
“Botanicals: An Exploration of Wild and Cultivated Plants” 

Earth Day Friday 22 April 2022

Block Print Workshop 10 am to Noon

Reception open to all 1-3pm





Getting ready for the exhibit



Mass Aggie Seed Library Exhibit Space

The Mass Aggie Seed library area has picture molding to hang exhibit items, a collection of standard black frames for exhibit use, and a large re-purposed exhibit case.  If you have an exhibit related to seeds, flowers, vegetables, botanicals, or natural history, please contact librarian Paulina Borrego ( to discuss a possible exhibit.



Measurements and specifics

Exhibit case has two locking doors in the back
Measurements: 73" long by 22" wide with three moveable shelves inside.

Long North wall / End East wall / Narrow single west wall 
Measurements: North wall 19 feet (with 20" from picture moulding to top of the doorway in some areas) / East wall 8 feet / West wall 28 inches


Picture hanging hardware that goes on the picture moulding

Items hung will be tattled for security; a magnetic strip placed on the frame that will set the door alarm off if leaving.