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June 2019

Summer Plant Sale!

June 21, 2019 @ 8:00 am - July 3, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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July 2019

$8.00

I Spy- Identifying Things in Nature – Wee Wednesday

July 17, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Sargent’s North, 7955 18th Ave NW
Rochester, 55902

Both Classes are Full!!  Wee Wednesdays are gardening related classes for preschool and Kindergarten-aged children. Each Wee Wednesday class has a 9:30 and 10:30 session (April – December). All classes include hands-on activities, a story, and a tasty treat. A $8 class fee covers supplies and snack. Please plan to stay with your child. (SAVE $4 on each additional ticket for siblings) To enroll your child or grandchild in these fun-filled classes, please register online here or  call (507) 289-0022 today. Pre-registration is required.  Classes fill quickly.  …

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Free

Perennial Growing Range Tour

July 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sargent’s North, 7955 18th Ave NW
Rochester, 55902

Come join Cathy Maxson and Mary Luchtel, on Wednesday  July 31st from 6-7 PM.  for a tour of our extensive perennial growing range at Sargent’s.  Sargent’s produces the vast majority of perennial flowers that we sell at both of our stores and our landscape installations.  Late summer is when many of these plants are in their prime.  Join us for a summer evening tour to learn about and enjoy these wonderful plants! Call Sargent’s North 289-0022 or RSVP below to…

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August 2019

Free

Perennial Power

August 3, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States
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August 3     Perennial Power….best practices for success!  There are many techniques that gardeners can use during the warm days of summer in an effort to obtain the best possible performance from their perennials. In this seminar we will discuss pinching, deadheading, mulching, and fertilizing of your perennials. Join us to hear how your Perennial plants can flourish not only the rest of the season but for many years. Sign up on line or call 289-6068 to register. 

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$23.00

Miniature Garden Make & Take

August 3, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Miniature Garden Make & Take Create the miniature garden of your dreams! Fairy garden accents & critters can add enchantment to your unique design.   Our experts will provide info and hands-on guidance on how to miniscape your own little green world! We provide all the ingredients, including container, moss or rocks, plants and mini garden accents for your own unique mini eco-system created by you. Seminar cost starting at $23.00 ( Additional fees may apply) Sign up on line or call 289-6068 to…

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$8.00

The Bees Knees- Wee Wednesday

August 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Sargent’s North, 7955 18th Ave NW
Rochester, 55902

Wee Wednesdays are gardening related classes for preschool and Kindergarten-aged children. Each Wee Wednesday class has a 9:30 and 10:30 session (April – December). All classes include hands-on activities, a story, and a tasty treat. A $8 class fee covers supplies and snack. Please plan to stay with your child. (SAVE $4 on each additional ticket for siblings) To enroll your child or grandchild in these fun-filled classes, please register online here or  call (507) 289-0022 today. Pre-registration is required.  Classes fill quickly.   Sargent’s North August 21st– …

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September 2019

$8.00

Big Machines – Wee Wednesday

September 18, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Sargent’s North, 7955 18th Ave NW
Rochester, 55902

Both classes are Full Wee Wednesdays are gardening related classes for preschool and Kindergarten-aged children. Each Wee Wednesday class has a 9:30 and 10:30 session (April – December). All classes include hands-on activities, a story, and a tasty treat. A $8 class fee covers supplies and snack. Please plan to stay with your child. (SAVE $4 on each additional ticket for siblings) To enroll your child or grandchild in these fun-filled classes, please register online here or  call (507) 289-0022 today. Pre-registration is required.  Classes fill quickly.  …

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October 2019

$17.00

Cranberry Pre-Order

October 3, 2019 @ 11:00 am - October 29, 2019 @ 11:00 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Call Sargent’s on Second to pre-order fresh cranberries from the cranberry bogs in Tomah, Wisconsin. These berries are plump, deep red and have wonderful flavor. Wisconsin is the #1 producer of cranberries in the country! Because our supplier is contracted by a national brand they can’t advertise directly to the public, but they can still sell cranberries off their land as well as to folks like us. They are unbelievable cranberries, much nicer looking and tasting than the ones in the bag…

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Free

Winterizing your Garden and Yard.

October 12, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Your garden needs to be put to bed for the winter, but you’re not sure what to do. Learn how to winterize your perennial garden and lawn in this free seminar.  We will talk about cutting back plants, mulching and fertilizing.  The seminar will last approximately 1 hour and will begin at 9:30 am. at our 2nd Street store. Call 289-6068 or register online.  

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$8.00

Peter, Peter Pumpkin Planter

October 16, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Sargent’s North, 7955 18th Ave NW
Rochester, 55902

Wee Wednesdays are gardening related classes for preschool and Kindergarten-aged children. Each Wee Wednesday class has a 9:30 and 10:30 session (April – December). All classes include hands-on activities, a story, and a tasty treat. A $8 class fee covers supplies and snack. Please plan to stay with your child. (SAVE $4 on each additional ticket for siblings) To enroll your child or grandchild in these fun-filled classes, please register online here or call (507) 289-0022 today. Pre-registration is required.…

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November 2019

Free

Home for the Holidays 2019- Nov 16th @10 am

November 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Join us Saturday for a special up-close seminar on finding new inspiration and ideas to give your home a special festive look. Our talented team of designers will share some unique decorating styles that will add that personal touch to your home. Please give us a call at 289-6068 to sign up or RSVP below.

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Free

Home for the Holidays 2019- Nov 16th @ 2 pm

November 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Join us Saturday for a special up-close seminar on finding new inspiration and ideas to give your home a special festive look. Our talented team of designers will share some unique decorating styles that will add that personal touch to your home. Please give us a call at 289-6068 to sign up or RSVP below.

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$8.00

Light Up Your Life- Wee Wednesday

November 20, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Wee Wednesdays are gardening related classes for preschool and Kindergarten-aged children. Each Wee Wednesday class has a 9:30 and 10:30 session (April – December). All classes include hands-on activities, a story, and a tasty treat. A $8 class fee covers supplies and snack. Please plan to stay with your child. (SAVE $4 on each additional ticket for siblings) To enroll your child or grandchild in these fun-filled classes, please register online here or  call (507) 289-0022 today. Pre-registration is required.  Classes fill quickly.    Sargent’s on 2nd Light…

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$49.99

Wintergreen Potting Party-Nov 23rd 10am (coffee and pastries) SOLD OUT

November 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

It’s Party Time ~   Attend one of our Wintergreen Potting Parties and go home with your very own designer spruce top container. Plus, meet new people and have fun while you’re at it!  Join us in the afternoon/evening and enjoy a glass of  wine or join us in the morning for coffee & pastries. We will help you make an eye-catching mix of fragrant evergreen boughs, berries, and other décor to create long-lasting and welcoming outdoor arrangement. The class is divided into two…

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$49.99

Wintergreen Potting Party-Nov 23rd 3pm (Wine)

November 23, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

It’s Party Time ~ Attend one of our Wintergreen Potting Parties and go home with your very own designer spruce top container. Plus, meet new people and have fun while you’re at it!  Join us in the afternoon/evening and enjoy a glass of wine or join us in the morning for coffee & pastries. We will help you make an eye-catching mix of fragrant evergreen boughs, berries, and other décor to create long-lasting and welcoming outdoor arrangement. The class is divided into two…

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$49.99

Wintergreen Potting Party- Nov 24th 3:00pm (Wine)

November 24, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

It’s Party Time ~ Attend one of our Wintergreen Potting Parties and go home with your very own designer spruce top container. Plus, meet new people and have fun while you’re at it!  Join us in the afternoon/evening and enjoy a glass of wine or join us in the morning for coffee & pastries. We will help you make an eye-catching mix of fragrant evergreen boughs, berries, and other décor to create long-lasting and welcoming outdoor arrangement. The class is divided into two…

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$49.99

Wintergreen Potting Party-Nov. 30th 10am (Coffee and Pastry)

November 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

It’s Party Time ~ Attend one of our Wintergreen Potting Parties and go home with your very own designer spruce top container. Plus, meet new people and have fun while you’re at it!  Join us in the afternoon/evening and enjoy a glass of  wine or join us in the morning for coffee & pastries. We will help you make an eye-catching mix of fragrant evergreen boughs, berries, and other décor to create long-lasting and welcoming outdoor arrangement. The class is divided into two…

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December 2019

$8.00

My Wee Christmas Tree – Wee Wednesday

December 18, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Class is full Wee Wednesdays are gardening related classes for preschool and Kindergarten-aged children. Each Wee Wednesday class has a 9:30 and 10:30 session (April – December). All classes include hands-on activities, a story, and a tasty treat. A $8 class fee covers supplies and snack. Please plan to stay with your child. (SAVE $4 on each additional ticket for siblings) To enroll your child or grandchild in these fun-filled classes, please register online here or  call (507) 289-0022 today. Pre-registration is required.  Classes fill quickly. December…

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February 2020

Free

Orchids & African Violets (2nd St)

February 22 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Our staff will introduce you to the world of orchids and African violets and show you their care is not as difficult as you might think. Includes tips for encouraging plants to re-bloom. If your orchid or violet needs repotting, wrap it up warm and bring it in. At the end of class we will demonstrate repotting and assist you with yours! Small fee if repotting. This seminar will be at our 2nd St location. Call 289-6068 or register online.…

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$25.00

Tillandsias Make n Take (2nd St)

February 22 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

This is a great indoor gardening class for anyone who wants to experience one of the latest houseplant trends or get started with some easy-care little plants. You’ll learn all about the popular Tillandsia (air plant), how to care for these remarkable plants and receive step-by-step guidance to create an air plant garden to take home. Cost starting at $25.00  Payment is required at sign up. Register online or call 289-6068.

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Free

Houseplants 101 (2nd St.)

February 29 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

We will discuss the basics for all plant parents as well as trends, color, and the hottest new plants. Our house plant experts will be around after to answer all of your questions as well as help you repot some of your overgrown house plants. Cost varies based on size and condition.  Register online or call 289-6068.

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$25.00

Mini Gardens Make N Take (2nd St.)

February 29 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Sold Out   Tired of winter? Come have fun creating a mini garden to enjoy until spring arrives. Bring your imagination; we provide all the other ingredients for you to create your own unique mini ecosystem. Cost starting at $25.00  Payment is required at sign up Register online or call 289-6068.

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March 2020

$20.00

Kokedama & Moss Tiles (2nd St.)

March 7 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Spend some time having fun with moss!  Kokedama is a Japanese gardening technique that involves wrapping a plant with moss instead of placing it in a pot. Pick a plant and create your own string garden. We will also introduce you to the trendy new design technique of moss tiles.  Cost $20.00  Payment is required at sign up Register online or call 289-6068.

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Free

Bonsai for Beginners (2nd St.)

March 7 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Join Mary Beth to learn more about the mystical world of bonsai. She will discuss plant varieties suitable for bonsai, as well as techniques and tips to care for your plants long term. Register online or call 289-6068.

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Free

Tree Pruning (2nd St)

March 14 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Formative Pruning for Young Trees: In this class, you will discover how a LITTLE  bit of pruning when a tree is young can make a BIG difference as the tree matures. The techniques to make this difference will be shown in detail during this workshop. CJ Mitchell, our professional Arborist, will show you the best ways to be successful at your next attempt at pruning your young trees.  Sign up online or call 289-6068 

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Free

Apple Tree Care ( 2nd St.)

March 14 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

Save time and money by caring for your Apple trees properly.  We will share information on proper pruning, pest and disease management as well as soil fertility. Register online or call 289-6068.

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Free

Tasty Tomatoes (2nd St.) All in store classes have been moved online. Please check Facebook or Instagram for class times.

March 21 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

All in store classes have been moved online. Please check Facebook or Instagram for class times.    Learn to grow the tastiest tomatoes on the block! We will take an in-depth look at growing healthy, flavorful tomatoes. Topics covered include variety selection, soil preparation, disease control, garden vs.containers, plus staking and fertilizing. Register online or call 289-6068.

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Free

Curious About Community Gardening (2nd St.) All in store classes have been moved online. Please check Facebook or Instagram for class times.

March 21 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

All in store classes have been moved online. Please check Facebook or Instagram for class times.   Ever wondered or wanted to know more about Rochester’s community gardens?  In this class we will share more than 20 years experience at Rochester’s two community garden sites. We will share our secrets on how to succeed at these locations and answer your gardening questions. Register online or call 289-6068.

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Free

New Perennials 2020 (2nd St.) All in-store classes have been moved online. Please check Facebook or Instagram for class times.

March 28 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States

All in-store classes have been moved online. Please check Facebook or Instagram for class times.   Join Tami in the fun of learning about the new varieties of perennials we will be carrying this year. Find something new to add a pop of color or texture to your garden, big or small! Register online or call 289-6068.

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Free

Fantastic Foliage (2nd St.) All in-store classes have been moved online. Please check Facebook or Instagram for class times.

March 28 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Sargent’s on 2nd, 1811 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902 United States
Rodgersia Terrace garden

All in-store classes have been moved online. Please check Facebook or Instagram for class times.   Do you “be-leaf” in magic? Create beauty, color, texture, and drama in your perennial garden using the magic of foliage. Register online or call 289-6068.

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