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Kid-Friendly Mini Garden Workshop
Tuesday, August 11 | 6-8 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50

Gardening is fun! Bring your little one (age 6 and up) to explore miniature landscapes in this interactive workshop led by a Bachman’s designer. You’ll learn how to construct an enchanting space and work together to create a personalized version all of your own using the provided plants, natural objects, and miniature figures. Ticket cost covers all materials used in your take-home creation. Only one ticket per pair necessary, if bringing a child. Adults may attend alone.

August Sunflower Floral Design Workshop
Thursday, August 13 | 6-8 p.m. | Register Now
Saturday, August 15 | 2-4 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50

Cheerful and bright, Sunflowers are sure to put a smile on your face. A summer favorite, their sunny nature evokes memories of weekends at the lake, juicy Popsicle treats, and picnics in the park. Learn how to incorporate these delightful flowers into arrangements for your home or present as a gift to brighten someone’s day. Ticket cost covers all materials used in your take-home creation.

How To: Fall Yard & Garden Prep
Sunday, August 30, 1-3 p.m. | Register Now
Tuesday, September 8, 5-7 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Heritage Room
Cost: $10

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 horticulturist and Master Gardener, Abby Davis, will lead this seminar and focus on autumn yard and garden tasks that make spring a lot more fun and successful. This seminar will include a PowerPoint presentation, products and tool examples, and plenty of time for Q&A.

How To: Choosing and Planting Trees & Shrubs
Wednesday, September 2, 5-7 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Heritage Room
Cost: $10

Trees and shrubs provide a variety of benefits to our yards and the environment, but can be an intimidating project when you don’t know exactly what to buy or how to guarantee planting success. Attend this seminar to learn what to consider when choosing trees and shrubs, and how to go about properly planting. Doug Danielsen, Bachman’s nursery buyer, will lead the instruction, provide examples, and leave plenty of time for Q&A.

Zumba in the Garden
Saturday, September 12 | 9 a.m. (doors open at 8:30 a.m.) | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, North Garden and Garden Greenhouse
Cost: $10

Whether you have two left feet or you can shake it like Beyoncé, everyone is invited to the Latin dance party! Experience an exhilarating pulse of music so irresistible you can’t help but move your hips to the beat. This Zumba dance class is so much fun, you’ll have to remind yourself it’s actually an intense calorie-burning workout. It will get your blood pumping and make your muscles burn! With the beautiful garden setting at our Bachman’s greenhouse you might think you’ve actually been transported to a South American vacation.  Led by Life Time Fitness Instructor. Ticket cost covers fitness event & a ticket to the Ideas House which can be used weekdays through the run of the house, September 10 – October 2. $6 of the purchase goes directly to Girls on the Run Twin Cities.

Guided 5K Fun Run
Saturday, September 26 | 9 a.m. (doors open at 8:30 a.m.) | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, North Garden and Garden Greenhouse
Cost: $10

Grab your friend, neighbor, kid, or dog! This event is all inclusive as we take you on a guided morning 5K of our own south Minneapolis neighborhood. Feel free to walk or run (or both) alongside the lovely ladies of Girls on the Run. Come out for the fitness event and an opportunity to learn more about GOTR! Strollers and four-legged friends are welcome to join as well! Ticket cost covers fitness event & a ticket to the Ideas House which can be used weekdays through the run of the house, September 10 – October 2. $6 of the purchase goes directly to Girls on the Run Twin Cities.

How To: Drying Herbs & Vegetables
Sunday, September 27, 1-3 p.m. | Register Now
Tuesday, September 29, 5-7 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Heritage Room
Cost: $10

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 horticulturist and Master Gardener, Abby Davis, will discuss and demonstrate methods for harvesting, cleaning, drying, and storing the bounty from your late-summer garden. This seminar will include a PowerPoint presentation, products and tool examples, and plenty of time for Q&A.


Horticultural meetings at Bachman's on Lyndale:
- Orchid Society of Minnesota – Jan. 17, Feb. 21, March 21, April 18, May 23, June 20... 2015
- Minnesota Peony Society – Feb. 28, 2015
- Daylily Society of Minnesota – March 1 & Nov. 1, 2015
- Minnesota Hosta Society – Feb. 7, 2015
- North Star Lily Society – March 29, 2015

Flower Shows hosted by Bachman's:
- Daffodil Show – May 2015
- Rose Show – June 27 & 28, 2015
- Iris Show – May 30, 2015
- Peony Show – June 13 & 14, 2015
- North Star Lily Show –July 11 & 12, 2015
- Hosta Society Cut Leaf Show – July 25 & 26, 2015
- Daylily Flower Show & Sale – June 6, 2015
- Dahlia Show – April 11 & Sept. 19 & 20, 2015
- African Violet Show – October 3 & 4, 2015

Sales hosted by Bachman's:
- Bulb Sale of the North Star Lily Society – April 25 and October 10, 2015
- Tuber Sale of the MN Dahlia Society – April 11, 2015
- Orchid Sale – Septemeber 2015
- Root Auction of the MN Peony Society – September 26, 2015
- Daylily Sale (Bare Root) of the Daylily Society of MN – June 6, 2015

*Meetings and events subject to change. Please check back closer to date.

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