Schedule of Events

Regular Monthly Meetings at Faith-Lilac Way Lutheran Church  (6:45 pm social time, 7:00pm meeting start):

January 14, 2019

Jennifer Hedberg – Ice Luminaries: Attendees will learn about making Ice Globe Luminaries and how to incorporate flowers and greenery in them. Jennifer is the owner of Wintercraft and recently authored Ice Luminary Magic.

February 11, 2019

Barbara Ego – Weedless Gardening

March 11, 2019

Debbie Lonnee – What’s New For 2019

Debbie is a frequent columnist for the Northern Gardener magazine and is the Planning and Administration Manager for Bailey Nurseries. She gardens in South St. Paul, MN and has co-authored the books ‘Growing Perennials in Cold Climates’ and ‘Growing Shrubs and Trees in Cold Climates’.

April 8, 2019

(Speaker TBD)

May 13, 2019

(Speaker TBD)

June 10, 2019

(Speaker TBD)

July 8, 2019

(Speaker TBD)

August 12, 2019

(Speaker TBD)

September 9, 2019

(Speaker TBD)

October 14, 2019

Martin Stern – Gardening Small Spaces: Martin is the owner of Squire House in Afton, MN. He has nurtured a life-long interest in nature and gardening, including living in Southern England in 1987 where he studied with world-renowned garden designer and writer John Brookes.

Since then Martin has designed gardens large and small throughout the upper Midwest and northeast. He seeks simplicity of intention, architectural interest and diverse multi-seasonal planting schemes in his work. Each garden has a separate and distinct personality. The gardens at Squire illustrate his design philosophy.

Martin enjoys garden writing and creating presentations on a variety of topics of horticulture, as well as gardens he has enjoyed in his travels. He conducts winter presentations for the public at Squire House Gardens. He is a speaker and available for group presentations.

November 11, 2019

(Speaker TBD)

December 9, 2019

Members holiday party and pot luck.