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  • MN state fair water garden

20 Years at the Fair!

Next year MWGS will celebrate 20 years creating and maintaining the water garden the MN State Fair grounds. We are looking for any pictures of our State Fair Site over the years.  Please can scan and email to and indicate the year taken. Thank You!


  • Sedge plant

October 11, 2020 Annual Meeting, Election Results

Elected Board members:  Marla Davenport (3 yrs), Anne Flipp (1 yr) , Soni Forsman (2 yrs), Jim Kirchner (3 yrs),  Star Platt (3 yrs), Bruce Schnabel (1 yr)
Program:  Best Grasses for Minnesota with Special Highlights: Grasses for Water Gardens!
Mary H. Meyer, Ph.D., Professor and Extension Horticulturist, Director of Masters in Professional Studies-Horticulture, University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum


Upcoming Events

January 10, 2021 General Meeting

January 10, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

February 14 ,2021 General Meeting

February 14, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

March 14, 2021 General Meeting

March 14, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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

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