This annual self-guided event features a community garden and unique home gardens spanning from Edina to Minnetonka that are tended by Master Gardener volunteers. Explore the natural beauty, learn from demonstrations, enjoy fresh eats from food truck stops along the way and visit the Garden Shed for useful gardening tools and accessories as all proceeds from this tour support the University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener Volunteer community programs. Read more about Hennepin County Master Gardener Learning Garden Tour
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Experience the beauty of the outdoors in the comfort of an indoor garden that is equipped with natural works of art and fine crafts inspired and designed for use. Through sculptures, ceramics, glass, fiber, landscape painting, photography, botanicals and more, visitors will experience the enchanting of Mother Nature. Read more about Art of the Garden
Learn about the right equipment and space for composting, maintaining and troubleshooting your compost, composting in winter, and how to use your finished compost. Collaborator: Hennepin County Master Gardeners, University of Minnesota Extension. Registration is required. Read more about Backyard Compost Basics Program at the Maple Grove Library
The natural world has always inspired art. The Minnetonka Center for the Arts will exhibit works for the garden or inspired by gardens, from sculpture to paintings. Purchase a new garden piece or be inspired by these homages to nature. Read more about Art of the Garden
Immerse yourself into the world of yoga in the heart of the Chinese Garden at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. Both morning and late afternoon sessions are offered to calm your every sense, accompanied by a nourishing and delicious breakfast and lunch. Read more about Yoga in the Garden
If you've ever been curious to know what it takes to a buy a home, then this is for you! Join us at Rock Elm Tavern on Thursday, May 16 from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. for some light appetizers and the opportunity to ask questions regarding buying a home! It's totally free, no strings attached. WE don't make you sign anything! It's simply educational!
Get answers to your questions like Read more about Home Buying Seminar!
Please join us for an exciting evening launching national artist and MCAD alum Richard Merchan for the micro-gallery at Habitation Furnishing + Design located off of Excelsior Blvd in St. Louis Park, MN. Read more about Art Girls Mpls Present Richard Merchan Gallery at Habitation Furnishing + Design
Start your gardening with the biggest plant sale around. For three days in the State Fair Grandstand, find over 2,400 varieties of plants, including 370 new offerings. Looking for a deal? All plants are 1/3 off on the last day. All Ages. Read more about Friends School Plant Sale
Join us on Saturday, April 27 from 10-11 am for a free photography get-together. Tag @lyndegreenhouse or #lyndegreenhouse on Instagram or Facebook for your chance to win a free 10” hanging basket. We will be selecting our favorite photo(s) the following Monday. What have you got to lose? Grab your camera and get inspired by the wonderful world of flowers in our greenhouse.
This is a free event, but we do ask you to register so we know how many to expect! Thank you! Read more about Get Social at Lynde Greenhouse
Upgrade your air and your mood!
Choose your favorite houseplant from a wide selection in our greenhouse, then select a container, and plant it up for a new addition to your home. Rooms with with indoor plants contain up to 60% fewer air borne molds and bacteria than rooms without plants. Plants are also incredible mood boosters and help inspire creativity!
Registration is free. Please register before hand so we can have materials ready! You pay for all the materials you choose to use. Read more about Houseplant Workshop