Next Meeting: Tuesday, October 18, 2016

6:30 pm-7:00 pm | Social
7:00 pm-8:45 pm | Program
Wood Lake Nature Center
6710 Lake Shore Dr S, Richfield, MN 55423
All meetings are free and open to the public.


Grow Native: 
Bringing Natural Beauty to Your Garden

Lynn Steiner, one of the Upper Midwest's best known garden writers and longtime editor of Northern Gardener magazine, introduces her latest book on responsible gardening, where the goal is to create a beautiful garden where we can satisfy our love of tending plants without causing further damage to the natural world. Come see inspirational photographs of environmentally friendly native-plant gardening that will be attractive to birds, butterflies, and other wildlife, and learn about special situations where native plants are great choices, such as rain gardens, boulevard gardens, and shade.
Books will be available for sale and signing. Cash and checks only, please.  


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY:
2015 Conference Fall Kick-Off Planning Meeting

Friday, September 30, 2016 
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Hosmer Library

Get Involved! Help make decisions and take action by working together with chapter leaders to plan, promote and implement our annual conference. Contact Julia to learn more about our fall planning meeting, what's on the agenda and what additional help is needed.


Hometown Habitat: 

Stories of Bringing Nature Home

Thursday, October 27, 2016
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
2180 North Hamline Ave  |  Roseville, MN

Big River Big Woods, in partnership with Wild Ones Twin Cities and Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District, will screen this 90-minute film showing how and why native plants are critical to the survival and vitality of local ecosystems. This film tells the stories of 7 different communities and how they succeed in creating native landscapes.