Events & Workshops
Nicollet County Historical Society Native Plant Sale and Kickoff
Join us for the kickoff of the first ever NCHS online native plant sale! Genevieve Brand will start things off with a virtual class guiding you through the basics of starting and maintaining your pollinator patch. The plant sale will run April 17th through May 16th 2021. Orders will be ready for curbside pickup on June 12th.
Event Dates: Virtual Class April 15th 7pm via Zoom
Online ordering April 17 - May 16th
Order pickup June 12th
Finding a Professional Niche: Conservation Botany
Join Genevieve Brand at Minnesota State University, Mankato's Spring Seminar Series as she discusses her conservation work. All are welcome.
When: January 31st 2020, 2pm-3pm
Where: MSU campus, Clinical Services Building #112
The Nicollet County Pheasants Forever invites area youth to join us on Saturday, May 18th for our local youth pollinator event. We will talk about the importance of pollinators and the kids will have the opportunity to help plant a pollinator habitat.
All area youth are welcome but you must RSVP to Brandon Stoffregen by May 31th at or (507) 380-7320.
We will begin at 9am and will be done by 12 Noon. Lunch will be served. This is a free event.
Location: 46672 381st Ave., St. Peter
[Take Hwy 99 west of St. Peter approximately 3 miles and turn left onto (gravel) 381st Ave. It’s the gravel road right after you see “Today’s Alternative” sign. Then go straight 2.5 miles until you see the big orange tent.]
Nicollet Co. Historical Society Treaty Site Patio Grand Opening
Stop by the Nicollet County Historical Society Treaty Site Patio Grand Opening on Sunday, June 14th from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Seed to Site has been invited to help celebrate the Grand Opening of the newly remodeled patio area. We will be on hand to talk about native plant landscaping, and to answer any questions that you may have about introducing them into your yard.
FREE Penstemon (Penstemon digitalis) for the first 25 guests!