The first meeting of Thyme to Read Book Club, sponsored by the Cobb County Master Gardeners, is Friday, August 8, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The group will meet monthly at the Cobb Water Lab, 660 South Cobb Drive, off Atlanta Road in Marietta. Book club meetings are free and open to the public.

LanguageofFlowersThe books selected for upcoming meetings are:

August 8: The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

September 12: A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

October 10: The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton

November 14: The Founding Gardeners by Andrea Wulf

After each of the book club meetings in the fall, the Master Gardeners’ Lunch & Learn series on gardening topics will take place at the Cobb Water Lab from noon to 1 p.m.

For more information on the Thyme to Read Book Club, contact Beth St. Jean at For information on Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County, visit

Master Gardeners’ Book Club Debuts in August
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