First National Bank is hosting its first (and hopefully annual) plant sale from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today, Thursday, May 9, and 1-5 p.m. Friday, May 10, at its River Falls location, 104 E. Locust St. There will be small potted plants for kids to stamp for mom at no charge. All proceeds will go to Relay for Life.
The St Croix Valley Master Gardeners are hosting Garden U on Saturday, March 16, at Ready Randy’s Conference Center in New Richmond. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. and the $30 fee includes lunch and speaker handouts.
The Western Wisconsin Photography Club will meet on Wednesday, March 6, 7 p.m., in the River Room at The Phipps Center for the Arts. As a follow up to a special meeting on judging photographs, attendees will break into small groups to discuss a set of supplied images. The focus of the discussion will be on deciding how successful the images are and how they could be improved.
The highlight of the Hudson Home and Garden Club’s December meeting will be a visit from Rebecca Kolls. She will speak on the topic of bee-keeping at the Tuesday, Dec. 4 meeting beginning at 1 p.m. at the Phipps Center for the Arts. The meeting is free and open to the public.
Master Gardeners will hear Heidi Doering, Master Gardener, greenhouse production manager and developer for seed companies, describe what’s new in the plant world in her talk “Visions of Color on a Cold Winter Night.”
Diane House, who’s been a member of the Minnesota Water Garden Society since 2004, will host a stop on that organization’s 14th annual pond tour Saturday and Sunday, July 30 and 31, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.
The Carpenter Nature Center northwest of Prescott will hold their pre-school Story Times on Friday, June 17, from 10-11 a.m. Topic will be frogs, and attendees will meet live frogs and search for tadpoles. RSVP in advance to 651-437-4359.
The Ellsworth Chapter of the Eastern Star will host a garage and plant sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and a salad luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. all on Thursday, June 2, at the Ellsworth Masonic Center. Proceeds will help fund local Eastern Star charities. Call Dary Donath at 715-262-5284 for more information.
A swarm of honeybees is a familiar sight in the spring and summer. There is no telling where a swarm might land. It could land on any convenient resting place: a bush, a tree branch, a lamppost, or patio furniture.
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