young children gathered around table for StoryTime

StoryTime in the Library
Date: Every Thursday
Time: 10:30-11 a.m.
Location: Andersen Horticultural Library

Stories for the young and young-at-heart. Geared toward
toddlers and preschoolers.


Roots to Healing
Roots to Healing
Date: 1/8/2019 - 4/30/2019

Roots to Healing: A Brief Survey of the Past, Present and Future of Plant-Based Remedies in Minnesota” Arboretum Skyway Gallery & Andersen Horticultural Library. Consider the role of plants and nature in healing across cultures in Minnesota in this educational exhibit.

Date: 2/2/2019 - 3/31/2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Learning Center


A fun-filled afternoon focused on corn. Create a bracelet with dried corn and grind cornmeal to prepare cornbread, tamales, or tortilla. Test your knowledge about corn with trivia.


Permaculture Design for Your Property
Permaculture Design for Your Property
Date: 3/9/2019 - 3/30/2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Permaculture is an agriculture ecosystem that is designed to be sustainable and self-sufficient, and can be put into practice on properties of all sizes, from urban plots to hobby farms. With historical roots around the equator, this food growing method has made its way to the Midwest. In this three-part workshop, you and fellow food growers will explore the amazing abundance that can be created, tapped into, and harvested using this holistic process.

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Get Growing: A Day of Garden Workshops
Get Growing: A Day of Garden Workshops
Date: 3/16/2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Cabin fever has hit and you're dreaming of your best yard yet for 2019, but who has time to learn everything? This day-long buffet of classes is the answer- in just one Saturday, you will get "Cliffs Notes" in a wide range of gardening topics to get you started on the right foot!

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