Raingarden Workshops

Unseasonably warm weather, long droughts and flooding rains are the new normal for spring and summer in Minnesota. Learn how your yard can adapt to and even help mitigate threats posed by these extreme weather events.

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2017 Resilient Yards Workshop—Crystal—Full!

May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$15 per household

Unseasonably warm weather, long droughts and flooding rains are the new normal for spring and summer in Minnesota. Learn how your yard can adapt to and even help mitigate threats posed by these extreme weather events.

Participants receive:

  • An overview of Minnesota’s changing weather patterns and ways to minimize their impact in your yard by using alternative turf, raingardens, and other resilient-yard practices.
  • 1 on 1 design assistance from Metro Blooms and Blue Thumb landscape designers and U of M Extension Master Gardeners from Hennepin County.

Location: Crystal Community Center
4800 Douglas Drive North, Crystal, MN 55429

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Details

Date:
May 4
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Event Category:

Organizer

Metro Blooms
Phone:
651-699-2426
Website:
www.metroblooms.org

Venue

Crystal Community Center
4800 Douglas Drive North, Crystal, MN 55429 United States
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Who's Attending

39 people are attending 2017 Resilient Yards Workshop—Crystal—Full!

  • Diane Amundson
  • karen sloey
  • Deborah O'Davis
  • Amber Sjomeling
  • Amber Sjomeling
  • Jeanne Iverson
  • Lisa Berglund
  • Sarah Guse
  • Susan Brunner
  • Kristi Evanger
  • Ruth Tubbs
  • Doreen Geffre
  • Linda Muir Finney
  • Rebecca Miller
  • Cara Seeley-Johnson
  • Renee Alexander
  • Sharon Hylton
  • Karen Olsen
  • Elizabeth Boyle
  • wendy richardson
  • Allan Cummins
  • Ann Walters
  • Thia Andersen
  • Heather Hussong
  • Jeff Davidson
  • Suzanne Reedy
  • Rebecca Reynandez
  • Beth Pearson
  • Mike Pearson
  • Sandra J Smith
  • Kristina Franks
  • Dave Berg
  • Harriet David
  • Melissa Vogt
  • Joan Evans
  • Marilyn Wehler
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Your donation is an investment in the future of our shared legacy, and will help us improve the health of our urban landscapes.

If you love gardens, clean watersheds and working with your community, join hundreds of others and enjoy the fun!

Metro Blooms Blue Thumb program is a public-private partnership promoting the use of native plants, raingardens and shoreline stabilization to improve water quality.