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—Edina—Full!

May 24 @ 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: Edina Public Works Building
7450 Metro Blvd, Edina, MN 55439

Who's Attending

45 people are attending 2017 Resilient Yards Workshop—Edina—Full!

  • Richard Manser
  • Tom Sweeney
  • Robert Henderson
  • Jane Simon
  • David Ziegler
  • Richard Krzyzek
  • Carolyn Davidson
  • Danielle Dupuis
  • Heidi Kempcke
  • Susan Spindler
  • Vicky Vogels
  • Margaret Lulic
  • Teresa Hanstad
  • Elaine Gross
  • Katie Steen
  • Joy Walker
  • Peter Hunter-Hanson
  • Carolyn Deters
  • Laurette] Blake
  • Rick Hauser
  • Reid Gustafson
  • Sheila Ehrich
  • Gail Gresser-Pitsch
  • Kevin McPartland
  • Jeff Rundgren
  • Loretta Krahn
  • Jane Stclair
  • Bradford Croissant
  • Robert Rubenzer
  • Cara Baune
  • Mary Peterson
  • Ellen Werr
  • Catherine Lovaasen
  • Gregory Kondrasuk
  • Jodi Hoffman
  • Erica Sniegowski
  • Dave Groth
  • Katherine Winston
  • Ellen Lipschultz
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Tickets

Details

Date:
May 24
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Event Category:

Organizer

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

Venue

Edina Public Works Building
7450 Metro Blvd, Edina, MN 55439 United States
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Phone:
952-826-0445

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.