Mon, Jun 19|
Lakeville South Cub Car Pool Location
June 19th Evening Tour of Joy S's Gardens and the Lavender Barnyard - Carpool Event
Join us for a delightful evening touring Joy's beautiful Lakeville gardens and a tour and cutting opportunity at the Lavender Gardens in Farmington. * Registration is LIMITED to 40 and is REQUIRED to attend. Registration is open for Guests!! Registration closes on Wednesday.
Time & Location
Jun 19, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Lakeville South Cub Car Pool Location , 20250 Heritage Dr, Lakeville, MN 55044, USA
About the Event
***RSVP will close when either we reach 40 participants or on Wednesday, June 14th at 5:00 PM. LAGC is covering the $10 fee at the Lavendar Barnyard.
- An email with a detailed itinerary and addresses will be sent out the Friday before the event to anyone who has RSVP'd.
- PLEASE aim to carpool if possibe as parking is limited.
- At 5:30, meet in the Lakeville South Cub ( 20250 Heritage Drive, Lakeville) parking lot in the area closest to Dodd. Plan to depart at 5:45.
Tour 1: 6:00-7:00
We are excited that Joy S offered to share her gardens with us! Joy has lived in Lakeville for the past 30 yeas and her gardens have grown and multiplied over the years. As their trees matured, they moved from gardening vegetables to flower gardens. In 1999, she added a beautiful waterfall. Both Joy and her husband jointly share a love of gardening.
Tour 2: 7:30-8:30/9:00
Marie and Marty, owners of the Lavender Barnyard started with the simple idea of trying to figure out how to earn a living from their few acres. They planted lavender, not knowing if it would survive the Minnesota winters. Not only did it survive, but they are now harvesting 1000's of stems each year! We will begin with a tour and lesson on harvesting lavender, followed by the opportunity to pick lavender! Lavender products will be available to purchase.
**Guests can RSVP to be placed on a waitlist to attend if the tour is not filled. Guests will be asked to pay $10 to cover the costs at the Lavender Barnyard. A member of the Programs Committee will collect Guest fees at the beginning of the tour.