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—Plymouth – FULL

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free for residents of Plymouth! ($15 per household for non-residents). Call (651) 699-2426 to RSVP.

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: St. Barnabas Church
15600 Old Rockford Road, Plymouth, MN 55446

 

Details

Date:
April 11
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

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

Venue

St. Barnabas Lutheran Church
15600 Old Rockford Road,, Plymouth, 55446
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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.