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East Metro: Lawns to Legumes Train the Trainer Workshop

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This workshop will instruct Master Gardeners, Master Water Stewards, Wild Ones, Local Government Staff and other experts who will be called on by homeowners for help converting their Lawns to Legumes. The specifics of the program will be covered, along with the program's emphasized BMPs: prairie pockets, flowering trees and shrubs, pollinator lawns, and pollinator…  Read More

BWSR Webinar: Lawns to Legumes Workshop

In this online introductory training on creating pollinator habitat in residential settings, presenters will cover basics of the Lawns to Legumes program, challenges associated with urban pollinator protection, tips for planning and creating pollinator habitat in your yard and more.   Register here for a link to the webinar, which will also be recorded and…  Read More

Rochester: Lawns to Legumes Train the Trainer Workshop

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This workshop will instruct Master Gardeners, Master Water Stewards, Wild Ones, Local Government Staff and other experts who will be called on by homeowners for help converting their Lawns to Legumes. The specifics of the program will be covered, along with the program's emphasized BMPs: prairie pockets, flowering trees and shrubs, pollinator lawns, and pollinator…  Read More

St. Cloud: Lawns to Legumes Train the Trainer Workshop

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This workshop will instruct Master Gardeners, Master Water Stewards, Wild Ones, Local Government Staff and other experts who will be called on by homeowners for help converting their Lawns to Legumes. The specifics of the program will be covered, along with the program's emphasized BMPs: prairie pockets, flowering trees and shrubs, pollinator lawns, and pollinator…  Read More

Minneapolis: Lawns to Legumes Workshop—Your Yard can Bee the Change

Minnesota is where Great Lakes meets Great Plains. We have more shoreline than California, more boats per capita than any other state, and at least 450 species of bees. But both water quality and bee populations are both threatened by the development of natural areas into buildings, parking lots, and lawns. Your yard can help…  Read More

Mankato: Lawns to Legumes Train the Trainer Workshop

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This workshop will instruct Master Gardeners, Master Water Stewards, Wild Ones, Local Government Staff and other experts who will be called on by homeowners for help converting their Lawns to Legumes. The specifics of the program will be covered, along with the program's emphasized BMPs: prairie pockets, flowering trees and shrubs, pollinator lawns, and pollinator…  Read More

Hennepin Natural Resource Forum: Lawns to Legumes Train the Trainer Workshop

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This workshop will instruct Master Gardeners, Master Water Stewards, Wild Ones, Local Government Staff and other experts who will be called on by homeowners for help converting their Lawns to Legumes. The specifics of the program will be covered, along with the program's emphasized BMPs: prairie pockets, flowering trees and shrubs, pollinator lawns, and pollinator…  Read More

Rochester: Lawns to Legumes Workshop—Your Yard can Bee the Change

Minnesota is where Great Lakes meets Great Plains. We have more shoreline than California, more boats per capita than any other state, and at least 450 species of bees. But both water quality and bee populations are both threatened by the development of natural areas into buildings, parking lots, and lawns. Your yard can help…  Read More

Roseville: Lawns to Legumes Workshop—Your Yard can Bee the Change

Roseville Skate Center 2661 Civic Center Dr, Roseville

Minnesota is where Great Lakes meets Great Plains. We have more shoreline than California, the most boats per capita, and at least 450 species of bees. But water quality and bee populations are both threatened by the development of natural areas into buildings, parking lots, and lawns. Your yard can help protect our wildlife and…  Read More

North Metro: Lawns to Legumes Train the Trainer Workshop

Bunker Hills Activities Center 550 Bunker Lake Boulevard Northwest, Andover

This workshop will instruct Master Gardeners, Master Water Stewards, Wild Ones, Local Government Staff and other experts who will be called on by homeowners for help converting their Lawns to Legumes. The specifics of the program will be covered, along with the program's emphasized BMPs: prairie pockets, flowering trees and shrubs, pollinator lawns, and pollinator…  Read More

Bemidji: Lawns to Legumes Train the Trainer Workshop

Beltrami Electric Community Room 4111 Technology Dr. NW, Bemidji

This workshop will instruct Master Gardeners, Master Water Stewards, Wild Ones, Local Government Staff and other experts who will be called on by homeowners for help converting their Lawns to Legumes. The specifics of the program will be covered, along with the program's emphasized BMPs: prairie pockets, flowering trees and shrubs, pollinator lawns, and pollinator…  Read More

Blue Thumb Partner Celebration

Number 12 Cider 614 N. 5th Street, Minneapolis

Blue Thumb Partners will gather for a drink and some pizza, a short review of 2019, some highlights to look forward to in 2020, and a presentation from James Wolfin about the Rusty Patched Bumblebee. 6 - 6:30 pm: Registration, gather and mill around with food and cider 6:30 - 7 pm: Official Welcome, 2019…  Read More

Bemidji: Lawns to Legumes Workshop—Your Yard can Bee the Change

Beltrami Electric Community Room 4111 Technology Dr. NW, Bemidji

Minnesota is where Great Lakes meets Great Plains. We have more shoreline than California, more boats per capita than any other state, and at least 450 species of bees. But water quality and bee populations are both threatened by the development of natural areas into buildings, parking lots, and lawns. Your yard can help protect…  Read More

Rochester: Lawns to Legumes Application and Planning Workshop

Cascade Meadows 2900 19th Street Northwest, Rochester

This workshop is brought to you by the City of Rochester and the Olmsted Soil and Water Conservation District. Are you interested in applying for a Lawns to Legumes grant? At this workshop we will walk you through the process, and help you plan for success in your project! Learn more and register here.

Lawns to Legumes: Training Resilient Yard Workshop Volunteers

Lake Nokomis Lutheran Church 5011 S 31st Ave, Minneapolis

Join Master Gardeners, Master Water Stewards, and Blue Thumb Partners to learn how to help residents across the metro access the new Lawns to Legumes program to create pollinator habitat and make their yards more resilient as a volunteer at our 2020 workshops. We'll begin with an overview of the 2020 Resilient Yards workshop, and…  Read More

Edina—L2L: Resilient Yards

Edina Public Works Building 7450 Metro Blvd, Edina

A 3-hour workshop offering a framework for understanding and creating resilience, covering site planning, raingardens, turf alternatives, trees, other plantings, pollinator habitat, and more. Includes information about Lawns to Legumes, a new state program offering grants and other support to help Minnesota residents create habitat for the endangered rusty patched bumblebee and other at-risk pollinators.…  Read More

$15

St. Louis Park—L2L: Resilient Yards

St. Louis Park City Hall 5005 Minnetonka Blvd, St. Louis Park

This workshop is free for residents of Saint Louis Park. Fill out the registration form and a discount should be applied to addresses within the city. Please call (651) 699-2426 if you have difficulty registering online. A 3-hour workshop offering a framework for understanding and creating resilience, covering site planning, raingardens, turf alternatives, trees, other…  Read More

$15

St. Louis Park—L2L: Turf Alternatives

Online (Webinar) MN

Following guidelines from the CDC and Minnesota Department of Health, in an effort to limit the spread of Covid-19, and for the safety of our staff, volunteers, registrants, and the larger community, this workshop will be held at its scheduled time online, through a simple live webinar format. Further information and instructions will be shared…  Read More

$15

Mpls—L2L: Resilient Yards (Longfellow Rec Center)

Online (Webinar) MN

Following guidelines from the CDC and Minnesota Department of Health, in an effort to limit the spread of Covid-19, and for the safety of our staff, volunteers, registrants, and the larger community, this workshop will be held at its scheduled time online, through a simple live webinar format. Further information and instructions will be shared…  Read More

$15

Golden Valley—L2L: Resilient Yards

Online (Webinar) MN

Following guidelines from the CDC and Minnesota Department of Health, in an effort to limit the spread of Covid-19, and for the safety of our staff, volunteers, registrants, and the larger community, this workshop will be held at its scheduled time online, through a simple live webinar format. Further information and instructions will be shared…  Read More

$15