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Winter Farmers' Markets
Saturday, Jan. 24 | 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 28 | 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 28 | 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Bachman's on Lyndale, Garden Greenhouse
Cost: Free to attend.
Come in from the cold and enjoy a mid-winter farmers market! Local growers, craftsmen, and food artisans from Fulton and Kingfield will have produce, breads, meats, cheeses, canned goods, and beautiful handmade items for sale. Enjoy beer and wine available for sale by the glass, and live music while you shop indoors in the greenhouse at Bachman’s on Lyndale. Stock up on all the local goods you’ve missed since the summer season and enjoy a cozy January morning at our indoor market! See full vendor list.

Minnesota Hosta Society Presentation: “New Plants for the Shade”
Saturday, Feb. 7 | 2-4 p.m.
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Heritage Room
Cost: Free to attend.

The public is welcome to join part of the Minnesota Hosta Society’s winter meeting to hear Debbie Lonnee address “New Plants for the Shade.” Debbie has a B.S. in Horticulture from the University of Minnesota and worked for 13 years as manager of a large Twin Cities garden center. For the last 21 years she has worked as a production coordinator at Bailey Nurseries and currently is responsible for new plant acquisitions for the company. She also is the horticultural editor for Northern Gardener magazine published by the Minnesota State Horticultural Society, an avid gardener, and a regular volunteer for the MNLA.

February Floral Design Workshop
Saturday, Feb. 21 | 2-4 p.m.
Bachman's on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50 | Register Now
Escape wintertime blues and embrace the first inkling of more sun, bright colors, and winter’s end by creating a fresh arrangement using a variety of beautiful blooms, branches, and accent flowers, like Pussy Willow, Tulips, and Forsynthia. This educational, hands-on workshop is led by award-winning Bachman’s floral designer Diane Enge. Ticket expense covers all materials used in your take-home floral creation.

March DIY Wedding Floral Design Workshop
Thursday, March 12 | 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Bachman's on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $75 | Register Now
DIY brides, this class is for you! If you're interested in tackling the floral arrangements for your big day, make sure to learn some tricks-of-the-trade and important guidance from Bachman's veteran bridal consultant about how to create stunning, tall centerpieces that sets the right mood for your wedding, but doesn't impede conversation and views across the table! Ticket expense covers all of the materials used for your floral creation.

Spring Ideas House Floral Design Workshop
Thursday, March 19 | 6-8 p.m.
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $75 | Register Now

Every season brings new colors, textures, and fresh energy. Learn how to channel those sights of the seasons and styles featured in Bachman’s Spring Ideas House into a duo of gorgeous floral displays to take home. This educational, hands-on workshop is led by a Bachman’s floral designer. Ticket expense covers all of the materials used for your floral creation.

March Floral Design Workshop
Thursday, March 26 | 6-8 p.m.
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50 | Register Now

It’s time to celebrate spring’s impending arrival and add some color and vibrancy to our winter homes! Learn how to create a stunning seasonal arrangement that is well suited for Easter celebrations and other gatherings. This educational, hands-on workshop is led by a Bachman’s floral designer. Ticket expense covers all materials used in your floral creation.

Kid-Friendly Mini Garden Workshop
Saturday, March 28 | 2-4 p.m.
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50 | Register Now

Gardening can be fun! Bring a 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 expense covers all materials used in your take-home creation. Only one ticket per pair necessary, if bringing a child. Adults may attend alone.

Lilies Design Workshop
Saturday, April 18 | 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Design Room
Cost: $50 | Register Now

Elegant lilies can be classic or contemporary, sleek or avant-garde, based on the type you choose and how you style them. Immerse yourself in their colorful and often fragrant ways during this education, hands-on workshop and create your own take-home arrangement. Ticket expense covers all materials used in your floral creation.

Art in Bloom Floral Design Workshop
Thursday, April 23 | 6-8 p.m.
Bachman’s on Lyndale, Heritage Room
Cost: $75 | Register Now

Art in Bloom is a four-day festival of fresh floral arrangements inspired by fine art, presented by the Friends of the Institute at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Attend this special evening for a closer look at one of this year’s signature pieces, “The Flower Gardener, from Des Manouvriers habilles” by Martin Englebrecht, and then learn how to create an arrangement inspired by that very artwork. Ticket expense covers all of the evening’s activities and instruction, lights bites, and the materials used for your take-home floral creation.


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

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 – April 25, July 11 & 12, and Oct. 10, 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 and October 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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