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—St. Louis Park—Full!

May 18 @ 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: St. Louis Park Rec Center
3700 Monterey Dr. St. Louis Park, MN 55416

Who's Attending

43 people are attending 2017 Resilient Yards Workshop—St. Louis Park—Full!

  • Laura Donatelle
  • Richard West
  • Rita MacKenzie
  • Kay Ronngren
  • Ginny Quattelbaum
  • susan ouray
  • Bob McSherry
  • John Neupauer
  • Judith Tyrer
  • Susan de Hoog
  • Laura Hoffman Hordyk
  • Susan Priem
  • Jessica Berglin
  • Tara Brown
  • kevin sorensen
  • Janice Burr
  • Christine Amundson
  • Doug Maday
  • barbara byrne
  • Stephanie Dickson
  • Aimee Munson
  • Leynia Lipschultz
  • Barbara Johnston
  • Heather Falsani
  • Sharon Hennemuth
  • Amelia Kendall
  • Krista LaPlant
  • Catherine A Corrigan
  • Steve Mattix
  • Claire Nelson
  • Jane Plumhoff
  • Alicia Riggins
  • Susan Nelson
  • susan abelson
  • Mary Gunderson
  • Phillip O'Toole
  • Leisa Thompson
  • Jody Christensen
  • Johanna Bryan
  • Mary Ann Miller
  • Ellen Anderson
  • Connie Iacono
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Details

Date:
May 18
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Event Category:

Organizer

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

Venue

St. Louis Park Rec Center, Banquet Room
3700 Monterey Dr., St. Louis Park, MN 55416 United States
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Phone:
952-924-2540

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.