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Fall Container Workshops
Saturday, September 6 | 2-4 p.m. | Register Now
Wednesday, September 17 | 6-8 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50
Learn how to design an outstanding and show-stopping container with seasonally appropriate plants to transition your outdoor pots from summer to fall. Focus on the winning direction of finding “thriller, filler, and spiller” plants to make a great statement! Ticket expense covers all of the materials used for your creation.

How-to Series: Yard & Garden Prep
Sunday, September 7, 1-3 p.m. | Register Now
Tuesday, September 9, 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Heritage Room
Cost: $5

A little forethought and fall work makes a gardener’s life much easier come spring! And we’re not just talking about raking leaves. Bachman’s Abby Davis, a professional horticulturist, will lead this seminar and focus on autumn yard and garden tasks that make spring a lot more fun and successful. The class will include a PowerPoint presentation, products and tool examples, and plenty of time for Q&A.

Ideas House: Next Generation Fall
September 11-October 5, 2014
Open Seven Days a Week | Schedule Tour
Bachman’s Historic Family Home on Lyndale
Cost: $5
| Proceeds benefit the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
Bachman’s Fall Ideas House mixes colors, textures, and natural fibers in a rustic yet sophisticated scene set to enjoy a lovely harvest season and push traditional decor conventions. Warm fall colors and light neutral walls meet black accents and a mix of soft metals and distinct patterns to create a thoroughly inviting and unique space. Learn more.

Fall Mini Garden Workshop
Sunday, September 14 | 2-4 p.m.
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50 | Register Now

Learn how to design and grow your very own miniature garden! Kristen Peterson of Bachman’s will offer some inspiring examples using the very latest and greatest in miniature garden products and accessories. She’ll then lead you through the process of creating your very own mini garden. Learn about appropriate plant use, how to care for your garden, and how to personalize your creation. Cost includes all supplies for your creation, but feel free to bring along personal tokens to personalize your garden further.

September DIY Wedding Floral Design Workshop
Thursday, September 18, 6-8 p.m.
The Design Room, Bachman’s on Lyndale
Cost: $50
| Register Now
This class is for the DIY bride or groom who wants to learn professional tips and tricks for creating their own floral arrangements. It’s not as easy as it looks! Bachman’s veteran AIFD certified floral designer Cathy Brunk will focus her instruction on fabulous centerpieces, while touching on bridal bouquets as well. Ticket expense covers all of the materials used for your floral creations.

September Advanced Floral Design Workshops
Saturday, September 20, 2-4 p.m. | Register Now
The Design Room, Bachman’s on Lyndale
Cost: $100

Go big or go home! Award-winning Bachman’s designer Diane Enge will show workshop attendees how to create dramatic statement pieces well suited for a special event or occasion. Some advanced floral design techniques and tips will be incorporated, including how to make a one-sided arrangement or 360 degrees, based on your space. The best selection of market bunches will be used, plus a variety of foliage, artfully arranged in a large clear “gathering” vase. Ticket expense covers all materials needed for the large floral creation you will build with your own hands and take home.

How-to Series: Drying Herbs & Vegetables
Sunday, September 28, 1-3 p.m. | Register Now
Tuesday, September 30, 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Heritage Room
Cost: $5

Don't let summer slip through your fingers! This seminar will teach you how to preserve those gorgeous tomatoes, peppers, and herbs you've been slaving over for months. Bachman's Abby Davis, a professional horticulturist, will discuss and demonstrate methods for harvesting, cleaning, drying, and storing the bounty from your late-summer garden. The class will include a PowerPoint presentation, products and tool examples, and plenty of time for Q&A.

October Floral Design Workshops
Thursday, October 16 | 6-8 p.m. | Register Now
Saturday, October 18 | 2-4 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50
Learn how to make a fabulous fall centerpiece with a nod to Halloween using a fresh pumpkin as your container. Bachman’s floral designer Diane Enge will lead the instruction and share success tips and tricks so you can bring home an impressive seasonal arrangement made by your own hands! Ticket expense covers all materials needed for your floral creation.

Horticultural meetings at Bachman's on Lyndale:
- Orchid Society of Minnesota
- Minnesota Peony Society
- Daylily Society of Minnesota
- Minnesota Dahlia Society
- North Star Lily Society

Flower Shows hosted by Bachman's:
- Orchid Show – March
- Daffodil Show – May
- Rose Show – June
- Iris Show – June
- Peony Show – June
- North Star Lily Show - July
- Hosta Society Cut Leaf Show – July
- Daylily Flower Show – July
- Dahlia Show – September
- African Violet Show – October

Fundraising Sales hosted by Bachman's:
- Bulb Sale of the North Star Lily Society – April and October
- Tuber Sale of the MN Dahlia Society – April
- Root Auction of the MN Peony Society – September
- Daylily Sale (Bare Root) of the Daylily Society of MN – May

Bachman's Heritage Room
Hold your next event in the Heritage Room at Bachman's on Lyndale.
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