Latest News

October 10 Annual Meeting/Elections

At the October 10th Annual Meeting, Marty Barke, Allen Eldridge, Susan Kennedy, Jason Sykora, and Corey Siewert were elected to the Board. The program,“Winterizing your Water Garden” was presented by Jamie Beyer, a Lifetime Master Gardener and founder and President of the Central Iowa Water Garden Association. Articles by Jamie can be found at


  • MWGS Garden at MN State Fair

A Successful Year at the Fair

This was our 20th year welcoming visitors to our MWGS Water Garden.  Thanks to Allen Eldridge and his team, Steve Stoltz, Steve Danielson and Dick Flipp, as well as all the people who helped maintain the garden all year and the monitors who welcomed the public. Check out the Fox News spot about the garden.

  • koi fish

Fish Sale and Rescue!

Are you are looking for either Koi or goldfish for your pond? A dedicated MWGS member takes in Koi and goldfish of all sizes from members and sells them with the proceeds returning to the Minnesota Water Garden Society. CLICK HERE for more information.

Upcoming Events

January 2022 Save the Dates

January 1, 2022 @ 8:00 am - October 9, 2022 @ 5:00 pm

January 9, 2022 General Meeting

January 9, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

February 13 ,2022 General Meeting

February 13, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Our mission is to increase the enjoyment and enthusiasm
for water gardening
through promotion, education, and shared experiences.

Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand. It is the greatest gift anyone can give.