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Saturday, July 9, 2011
9:00am - 3:00pm
A Rochester Garden Tour

<p>Presented by the Minnesota State Horticultural Society &amp; the Rochester Garden &amp; Flower Club<img height="257" width="211" src="images/website/Herring-2_web.jpg" alt=&qu...

Tuesday, July 12, 2011
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Fruit Tree Care for your Home Landscape

<p>$15 members, $25 nonmembers</p> <p>MSHS Classroom, <st1:address><st1:street>2705 Lincoln Drive</st1:street>, <st1:city>Roseville</st1:city></st1:address>.</p> &...

Tuesday, July 12, 2011
6:00pm - 7:30pm
The Wonder of Herbs - Part of the Edible Gardening - Seed to Table Series

<div> <p><strong>Edible Gardening - Seed to Table Series</strong></p> <p>Join us this summer for a series of classes focused on the edible landscape. We are designing a garden complete wi...

Tuesday, July 26, 2011
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Growing Roses in Minnesota

<p>$15 members&nbsp;&nbsp; $25 nonmembers<strong></strong></p> <p>Location: Muriel Sahlin Arboretum, <st1:city>Roseville</st1:city> <st1:place>Central Park</st1:plac...

Saturday, July 30, 2011
10:30am - 11:30am
Cook/Taste Classes at Minneapolis Farmers Market

<p>Free and open to the public.</p> <p>Various Uses for Cucumbers, Beans, Onions, Summer Squash andZucchini; making a cool gazpacho soup.</p> <p>Quoting the Farmers Market:&nbsp; Marty Berg...

Tuesday, August 9, 2011
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Fiesta Time - Part of the Edible Gardening - Seed to Table Series

<div> <p><strong>Edible Gardening - Seed to Table Series</strong></p> <p>Join us this summer for a series of classes focused on the edible landscape. We are designing a garden complete wi...

Saturday, August 20, 2011
10:30am - 11:30am
Cook/Taste Classes at the Minneapolis Farmers Market

<p>Free</p> <p>Tomatoes and Peppers - drying and freezing; making ratatouille/stuffed peppers.</p> <p>Quoting the Farmers Market:&nbsp; Marty Bergland is a dynamic woman with a boundless en...

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Dividing Perennial Plants

<p>$23 for MSHS members, $33 for non-members</p> <p>Location: Muriel Sahlin Arboretum, <st1:city>Roseville</st1:city> <st1:place>Central Park</st1:place>, <st1:address><st1:...

Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - Tuesday, September 20, 2011
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Preserving Your Fresh Produce to Enjoy Year Round

<p>This class meets twice - the 13th and the 20th</p> <p>Location: Martin Luther King Recreation Center, 4055 Nicollet Avenue South, Minneapolis</p> <p>$35 members, $40 MSHS non members</p&g...

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Transitional Containers: Summer into Fall

<p>$15 members, $25 nonmembers</p> <p>Location MSHS classroom, <st1:address><st1:street>2705 Lincoln Drive</st1:street>, <st1:city>Roseville</st1:city></st1:address></...

Wednesday, September 14, 2011
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Composting 101

<p>$15 members, $25 nonmembers</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; MSHS classroom</p> <p>&nbsp;Everything you need to know to begin your own composting system at home. Find out how you can turn your...

Tuesday, September 20, 2011
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Mulching 101

<p>$5 per person</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; MSHS Classroom</p> <p>Mulch provides several benefits to the garden. Which type of mulch should you choose, and how should you apply it? &nbsp;Le...

Saturday, September 24, 2011
10:30am - 11:30am
Cook/Taste Classes at the Minneapolis Farmers Market

<p>Free</p> <p>Abundant Harvest - using all those zucchini and green tomatoes and apples.</p> <p>Quoting the Farmers Market:&nbsp; Marty Bergland is a dynamic woman with a boundless energy ...

Tuesday, September 27, 2011
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Tree and Shrub Pruning you can do now!

<p>$15 members, $25 nonmembers</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; <st1:place><st1:placename>Harriet</st1:placename> <st1:placename>Alexander</st1:placename> <st1:placename>Nature...

Tuesday, October 4, 2011
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Harvesting from Nature for Winter Decorating

<p>$15 members, $25 nonmembers</p> <p>Location: MSHS classroom</p> <p>&nbsp;Collecting natural botanicals to create holiday décor indoors and out. Now is the time to harvest, while it is s...

Tuesday, October 11, 2011
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Planting the Right Tree in the Right Place

<p>$15 Members, $25 Nonmembers</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; MSHS Classroom</p> <p>&nbsp;When choosing a tree, there are a lot of things to consider including appearance, mature size, health, ...

Thursday, October 13, 2011
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Gathering: Memoir of a Seed Saver

<p><img height="197" width="160" src="images/website/books/GatheringMemoirOfASeedSaver-web.jpg" alt="GatheringMemoirOfASeedSaver-web" style="float: right; margin-left: 10p...

Friday, October 14, 2011
1:00pm - 7:00pm
Exhibiting and Judging School #1

<div>$25 members, $30 non-members</div> <div>Location:&nbsp; MSHS Classroom, 2705 Lincoln Drive, Roseville</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>Learn how to show what you grow as w...

Saturday, October 15, 2011
1:00pm - 7:00pm
School #3 AND Judging and Exhibiting Workshop

<div>$25 MSHS members, $30 non-members</div> <div> <div>Location:&nbsp; MSHS Classroom - Roseville</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> </div> <div>Join us after the Distr...

Saturday, October 22, 2011
10:30am - 11:30am
Cook/Taste Classes at the Minneapolis Farmers Market

<p>Free</p> <p>Vegetable Storage for winter consumption and soup ideas.</p> <p>Quoting the Farmers Market:&nbsp; Marty Bergland is a dynamic woman with a boundless energy for discussing all...

Saturday, October 22, 2011
10:30am - 11:30am
Vegetable Storage for Winter Consumption & Soup Ideas

<p>Free</p> <p>Minneapolis Farmers Market, <st1:address><st1:street>312 East Lyndale Avenue</st1:street>, <st1:city>Minneapolis</st1:city></st1:address>, next to the Mark...

Thursday, October 27, 2011
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Sample the Local Harvest

<p>$30 per person, please preregister by October 24.</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; Bachman’s Garden Center,&nbsp;6010 Lyndale Avenue South, Minneapolis</p> <p>Join us for a delightful evenin...

Tuesday, November 1, 2011
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Growing Cacti and Succulents in Cold Climates

<p>$20 members, $25 nonmembers</p> <p>Location: MSHS classroom</p> <p>Cacti and succulents take many fascinating and unique forms, but are often not winter hardy in the North. In this class we ...

Tuesday, November 8, 2011
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Create a Centerpiece that will last through the Holidays

<p>$10 members, $15 nonmembers&nbsp;</p> <p>Create a lovely centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table or mantel. Then with a few easy changes, it will work perfectly for a Christmas piece!&nbsp; In th...

Tuesday, November 15, 2011
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Create an Evergreen Container for Winter Color - PRICE REDUCED!

<p><span style="color: #ff0000;">Price reduced!&nbsp; Now, $25 members, $30 nonmembers</span></p> <p>$35 members, $40 nonmembers</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; Wagner's Gr...

Thursday, December 1, 2011
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Gardening Gals Get Together

<p>Registration deadline:&nbsp; Tues. Nov 22</p> <p>$30 members, $35 nonmembers</p> <p>Take a break from the hectic hustle and bustle of the holidays, grab a couple friends, and enjoy a rel...

Saturday, December 3, 2011
10:00am - 11:30am
Wreath Decorating in Duluth

<p>$25 members, $30 nonmembers</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; Edelweiss Nursery, <st1:address><st1:street>5175 Washburn Road</st1:street>, <st1:city>Duluth</st1:city></st1:addre...

Thursday, December 8, 2011
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Gardening Gals Get Together

<p>Registration deadline:&nbsp; Tues. Nov 30</p> <p>$30 members, $35 nonmembers</p> <p>Take a break from the hectic hustle and bustle of the holidays, grab a couple friends, and enjoy a rel...

Saturday, January 28, 2012
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kitchen, Small Space and Container Gardens

<p>$20 members, $25 nonmembers</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; MSHS Classroom</p> <p>Are you starting a new garden or looking for a variety of ways to increase your veggie and herb yields from your ...

Thursday, February 2, 2012
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Book Release and Reception – Decoding Gardening Advice

<p><strong>Book Release and Reception – <em>Decoding Gardening Advice: The Science Behind the 100 Most Common Recommendations</em></strong></p> <p>$5 members, $7 nonmembers</p&g...

Tuesday, February 7, 2012
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ground Covers

<p>$10 members, $15 nonmembers</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; MSHS Classroom</p> <p>&nbsp;Learn about the variety of herbaceous, woody and evergreen ground covers that you can use to beautify y...

Saturday, February 25, 2012
8:00am - 5:00pm
Landscape Design Basics for Homeowners

<p>$99 members, $109 nonmembers</p> <p>Location:&nbsp; University of Minnesota, 1994 Buford Avenue, St. Paul</p> <p>Directions: <a href="http://www1.umn.edu/twincities/maps/RuttanH/...

Saturday, February 25, 2012
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kitchen, Small Space and Container Gardens

<p>Are you starting a new garden or looking for a variety of ways to increase your veggie and herb yields from your small space garden?&nbsp; Join us for planning, designing and choosing seeds or plants for your gar...

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - Friday, March 9, 2012
Ecuador–Andes to the Amazon

<img height="181" width="281" src="images/website/pages/tours/Equador_Woman_with_Roses-web.jpg" alt="Equador_Woman_with_Roses-web" style="float: right;" />Ecuador–Ande...

Thursday, March 8, 2012
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Winter Gardening - How to Grow Inside

<p>In this workshop we'll learn how to grow micro-greens and pea shoots, which grow best inside, can be harvested every 2-3 weeks and are delicious in salads and stir-fries. We will learn how to extend the growing seaso...

Tuesday, March 13, 2012
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Creating Colorful Combos for Containers

<p>If you’ve ever had planter envy, seeing a gorgeous mixed annual planter and wishing you knew how to recreate that mix in your own garden or patio planter, this talk’s for you. Heidi will walk through the three ke...

Tuesday, March 20, 2012 - Wednesday, March 21, 2012
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Incorporating Annuals in the Landscape

<p>Two sessions</p> <p>Learn about annuals that will thrive in sunny and shady sites, their basic requirements such as moisture levels, air circulation, pests and when to deadhead.</p> <p><s...

Thursday, March 29, 2012
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Spring at the Inn-SOLD OUT!

<p>Join us for a memorable lunch at the <st1:place><st1:placetype>Lake</st1:placetype> <st1:placename>Elmo</st1:placename> <st1:placename>Inn Event Center</st1:placename></st...

Saturday, March 31, 2012
10:00am - 11:30am
Create a Fresh Flower Vase Arrangement

<p>Hana Kubari means “natural support system” and is an Asian floral design style where you create a secure base in which to place the fresh flowers. Ardith will show you many ways and products to use for easier vas...

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Seed Starting with Mini Greenhouses

<p>In this workshop we will discuss the benefits of starting seeds indoors and construct "mini-greenhouses" out of plastic cups to take home.&nbsp; Bring your own seeds or use the ones provided.&nbsp; ...

Thursday, April 5, 2012
6:30pm - 8:30pm
The Development of Small Fruit and Tree Fruit Cultivars at UW-River Falls

<p>Learn more about fruit breeding with Brian Smith of UW River Falls and what they do to achieve new fruit cultivars.&nbsp; Brian will tell you what is involved in the hybridization process, how they maintain the p...

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Any Tree can Become an Espalier

<p>Add interest to a wall, side of a building, or fence by planting a young tree and training an espalier. This class covers <em>non-fruit bearing</em> espaliers for part-sun or shady spots. These trees are ...

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - Wednesday, April 18, 2012
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Designing a Perennial Herbaceous Border

<p>Learn the basics of designing a perennial border including layout, proper spacing, and the use of various bloom types to capture your eye. An illustrated discussion of native and non-native perennials from A to Z, al...

Tuesday, April 24, 2012
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Conserving Butterflies, Bees & Good Bugs - and Killing the Pests

<p>Sharing your garden with butterflies, bees, and bugs that will eat your pests requires an understanding of how insecticides work. It is easy to manage for good bugs once you have learned the details provided by this ...

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Tuesday Evenings in the Garden

<p>Master Gardener Education and Research Display Garden at UMore Park, 1605 W. 160th St., Rosemount.<br />Join Master Gardeners most Tuesdays from May to September for the series of outdoor classes: "Edible ...

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - Thursday, May 10, 2012
Century College Plant Sale

<p>May 1-4 &amp; 7-10, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.<br />Century College Horticulture Greenhouses –East Campus, 3300 Century Ave., White Bear Lake.<br />A wide selection of annual, perennial, herb and vegetable p...

Tuesday, May 1, 2012
6:30pm - 9:00pm
St. Anthony Park Garden Club

<p><em>Fruit Breeding at the University of Minnesota</em><br />Tuesday, May 1, 6:30 to 9 p.m.<br />St. Matthew's Episcopal Church Fellowship Hall, 2136 Carter Ave., St. Paul.<br />James Lub...

Wednesday, May 2, 2012
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Shoreview Community Garden Club

<p>Wednesday, May 2, 7 to 8 p.m.<br />Shoreview Community Center (Council Chambers), 4580 Victoria St. N., Shoreview.<br />Eric Johnson will speak on "How Anyone Can Have Backyard Water Garden" wit...

Friday, May 4, 2012
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Fish Creek Wildflower Hike

<p>Friday, May 4, 6:30 to 8 p.m.<br />Meet at Oakwood Church, 1388 Point Douglas Road South, St. Paul.<br />CO-sponsored by The Friends of Maplewood Nature. Discover the beauty of Maplewood's southern most G...

Saturday, May 5, 2012 - Sunday, May 6, 2012
Daffodil Society of Minnesota Spring Show

<p>Saturday, May 5, 12 to 6 p.m. (public hours)<br />Sunday, May 6, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (public hours)<br />Entries accepted Saturday, May 5, 7 to 10 a.m.<br />Bachman's Floral Home and Garden, Heritage ...

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