NEWS RELEASE Register now for the “Garden Party and Workshop for Northern Gardeners” sponsored by the Beltrami County Master Gardeners on Saturday, March 25th, 2017, from 8:30 am–3:00 p.m. The $25 dollar fee covers classes, coffee, lunch, and door prizes. Many vendors will be present for shopping opportunities. This event will be held at the Evangelical Free Church in Bemidji. Speakers and topics include: “Amazing Succulents” - Kelly Sanquist, Kelly’s Cottage Garden, Park Rapids, “Establishing Pollinator Habitat” - Larry Voltz, District Conservationist, Bemidji, “Growing Fruit in the Northland” - Joe Bergeson, Bergeson Nursery, Fertile, “Tips and Tricks for Growing Potatoes in Your Garden” - Dr. Andrew Robinson, Extension Potato Agronomist at NDSU/University of MN, “You Are More Like a Tulip Than You Know” - Kris Naig, DPT, PRC, Outpatient Rehab Manager, Sanford Medical Center, Bemidji, “Garlic 101 for the Northern Gardener” - Helenruth Schuette, Beltrami County Master Gardener, and “Tulips – Eye Candy!” - Candy Barthel, Retired Beltrami County Master Gardener. Pre-registration is required and must be received by Thursday, March 16th, 2017. No tickets will be sold at the door. Please call Jennifer at (218) 444-5722 to request a brochure/registration form.