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2023 Calendar
Dates / Times to be added as available

Sat. January 7
12:30-3:30 PM
Holiday Potluck / Wood Lake Nature Center
Fireplace Room / Community Bldg.
6710 Lake Shore Drive South
Richfield, MN 55423
TBD Early clean-up of NEMMIG (potential mini-dig to sell at Farmers' Market
Sat. April 1
12:30-4:00 PM
Hybridizer Round Table with Jack Worel and Will Dougherty. Eastside Coop
2551 Central Ave. NE. Mpls. 55418
Thurs. April 27 to Sun. May 1 Art in Bloom
Mpls. Institute of Art
2400 3rd Ave. S.
2 entries sponsored by ISM
TBD / May 13 NE Farmers' Market booth. Spring date
Sat. June 3
Mid-season show at Bachman's
6010 Lyndale Ave. S. Mpls. MN 55419
(We might only do one show, but both dates are reserved.)
TBD
Tours of Member gardens in bloom
(if Activities committee organizes)
TBD

Summer Awards Banquet
(if committee organizes)

Sat. July 29 Annual Dig at Arboretum
Sat. August 5 Annual Dig at NEMMIG
Sat.- Sun.
August 12 - 13
Arboretum Iris Sale (Two shifts Saturday; setup will be early Saturday morning)
Sat. August 19 NE Mpls. Farmers' Market booth BOGO sale
Wedn. August 23 Set up State Fair booth
Thu. - Fri.
August 24 - 25
State Fair booth: demos & giveaways
TBD October Annual Member Meeting

 

2022 Calendar

Sunday, April 3
2 PM
Spring Planning Meeting at Jack's
Open to all
Thursday, April 28 to Sunday, May 1 Art in Bloom
Mpls. Institute of Art
2400 3rd Ave. S
Two entries sponsored by ISM
Saturday, May 14
9 AM — 12 (?)
Louisiana Dig at NEMMIG
3300 Central Ave. NE
Saturday, May 21
9 AM — 1 PM
Northeast Minneapolis Farmers' Market
629 NE 2nd St. Mpls. MN 55413
Potted Plant Sale
Saturday, May 28
Public viewing
12-5
Early-season show at Bachman's
6010 Lyndale Ave. S. Mpls. MN 55419
Complete info and rules
Saturday, June 4
9 AM — 1 PM
NE Mpls. Farmers' Market
629 NE 2nd St. Mpls. MN 55413
Cut Stem & Bouquet Sale
Saturday, June 11
Public viewing
12-5
Iris Show at Bachman's
6010 Lyndale Ave. S. Mpls. MN 55419
Complete info and rules
Saturday, July 16
11:30 AM — 3 PM

Summer Iris Celebration
Wood Lake Nature Center/ Fireplace Room
6710 Lake Shore Dr. S.
Richfield, MN 55423

Potluck with Desserts and Beverages provided by ISM
Show awards will be given by Jack.

Saturday, Aug. 6
8 AM — 4 PM

Dig at NEMMIG
3300 Central Ave. NE
Mpls. MN 55418

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Saturday, Aug. 13
8 AM — 4 PM

Annual Dig at the Arboretum

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Friday Aug. 19
12 — 4 PM
Set up for annual Sale at the Arb

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Saturday, Aug. 20
9 AM — 4:30 PM

Arboretum Iris Sale

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Sunday, Aug. 21
9 AM — 4 PM

Arboretum Iris Sale

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Thurs., Aug 25

State Fair booth (3 — 4 hrs)

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Friday, Aug 26

State Fair Booth
demos & giveaways

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Saturday, Aug. 27.
9 AM — 1 PM

NE Mpls. Farmers' Market
629 NE 2nd. St. Mpls. MN 55413
Rhizome Sale. Set-up: 7:30-11 (6 slots)
Take down: 10:30-2 (6 slots)
You can sign up for both slots if you want to be there the entire time!

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Saturday, Oct. 1
1:30 PM.
Annual meeting planning session at Jack's
10930 Holly Lane
Maple Grove, MN 55369
Sunday, Oct. 30
1:30 PM
Annual Meeting
Eastside Co-op Community Room
2551 Central Ave NE 55418

 

Updated: January 31, 2023