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Fired Up for Fall
Saturday, October 1 | 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Bachman's on Lyndale
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Join us at Bachman's on Lyndale Saturday, October 1 to get fired up for fall! We're excited to kick off fall with live demos, pumpkins, Bachman's-grown, roasted corn, music, trucks, tractors and more! Highlights include: See, touch, and learn about equipment that helps a working farm and greenhouse thrive; Learn about what to do in the garden in October through Mini Seminars; Discover fun fall activities you can create with product from Bachman's, and visit with vendor partners such as Northern Brewer, Weber Grills, Primo Grills, The Outdoor GreatRoom, OneLogFire, and Elmer the Elm Tree- MPRB's Forestry Division Mascot. 

Bring Your Own Vase Floral Design Workshop 
Saturday, October 8 | 2-4 p.m.
Bachman's on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50
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Bachman’s is thrilled to present this first-of-its-kind floral design workshop! Unleash your inner muse as you play with color and mix and match a consumer bunch with single stem flowers, greens, and branches. We invite you to bring your own container or vase, suitable for a table arrangement, and learn how to combine design elements for an exceptional display. Grow your confidence in floral design so you can always be ready to add fresh flowers to your home whenever the occasion calls for it! Ticket cost covers all flower and plant material used – cost does not include a container.

North Star African Violet Club
Saturday, October 1 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday, October 2 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Bachman's on Lyndale, Heritage Room
Free and open to the public.

Join us for the North Star African Violet Club's fall Judged Show and Sale, "An African Violet Family Album" at Bachman’s Saturday and Sunday, October 1st and 2nd. Exhibits included beautiful flowering African violets and other blooming plants part of the gesneriad family. Take home award-winning beauty by purchasing African violets and other gesneriads from our plant sale. Choose between starter plants or full-grown beauties, as well as, leaves and cuttings. We also have related educational materials and local experts to answer your questions.

North Star Lily Bulb Sale  
Saturday, October 8 | Begins at 10 a.m. 
Bachman's on Lyndale, Heritage Room
Free and open to the public.

Join the North Star Lily Society as we host their largest selection of lily bulbs at the fall bulb sale! Choose from over 1,700 bulbs for sale including shade-tolerant martagon lilies, easy-to-grow Asiatic lilies, as well as trumpets lilies. Shop early for the best selection! Peruse a shopping list of lilies on the North Star Lily Society website after October 1.

A Gathering of Friends Antique Market
October 20-23, 2016
Thursday  & Friday | 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday | 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday | 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Bachman's on Lyndale, Garden Greenhouse
Free and open to the public.

A Gathering of Friends is a twice yearly antiques market with 18 quality dealers held at our flagship store on Lyndale Ave. Come shop wonderful primitives, architectural pieces, pine and oak furniture, cottage décor, vintage wares, great accessories, collectibles, and pottery. Dealers continually restock throughout the sale, so you can find new things all four days! 

Spruce Top Container Workshop 
Saturday, November 5 | 1-3 p.m. | Register Now
Saturday, November 5 | 4-6 p.m. | Register Now
Tuesday, November 15 | 6-8 p.m. | Register Now
Sunday, November 20 | 2-4 p.m. | Register Now
Tuesday, November 29 | 6-8 p.m. | Register Now
Sunday, December 4 | 2-4 p.m. | Register Now
Bachman's on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50 

Spruce tops are just the start to fabulous outdoor containers. With some expert direction, learn how to design, plant, and embellish a spruce top container that can be transitioned from fall to holiday using the finest product from Bachman’s. You’ll leave this workshop with new design skills and tips for creating a beautiful spruce top container. Guests can choose whether they would like to make a single or container duo. Material selection is the same for each container. Each guest must have a ticket to attend the class. Ticket expense covers all materials.

Horticultural meetings at Bachman's on Lyndale:
- Orchid Society of Minnesota – January 16, February 20, March 19, April 16, May 21, June 18, August 20, October 15 and November 19, 2016
- Minnesota Hosta Society – February 6, 2016
- Minnesota Peony Society – February 27, 2016
- Daylily Society of Minnesota – February 28 and November 2016
- North Star Lily Society – March 12 and November 12, 2016

Flower Shows hosted by Bachman's:
- Gesneriad Show and Sale – April 30-May 1, 2016
- Daffodil Show –May 14 & 15, 2016
- Iris Show – June 4, 2016
- Peony Show – June 11 & 12, 2016
- Rose Show – June 25 & 26, 2016
- North Star Lily Show – July 16 & 17, 2016
- Hosta Society Cut Leaf Show – July 23 & 24, 2016
- African Violet Show – October 1 & 2, 2016

Sales hosted by Bachman's:
- Tuber Sale of the MN Dahlia Society – April 9, 2016
- Bulb Sale of the North Star Lily Society – April 23 and October 8, 2016
- Orchid Sale and Educational Event – September 10, 2016
- Daylily Sale (Bare Root) of the Daylily Society of MN – May 22, 2016
- Root Auction of the MN Peony Society – September 24, 2016

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

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