Daffodil show is on – new date and location!

May 5, 2008

Category: Societies and groups

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Well, we are going to try again!!! The weather has warmed, Daffodils are growing! The DSM web site has been updated with the revised location information!
Bill in a warmer Minneapolis!!!
>From: “Margaret Macneale” > >The daffodil show is on, friends! Through the efforts of several >DSM members, we have found a new location for a one-day show, on >Saturday, May 17th. We hope your daffodils have started to open (I >had several pop open just yesterday!), so you can start planning for >the show! If you have a spare refrigerator, you can even start >picking now, as they open! > >Here are the details: >SHOW: Saturday, May 17 >LOCATION: City of Robbinsdale Public Safety Building, 4101 Hubbard >Ave N, Robbinsdale > (just east of Hwy 100, at 42nd Ave N exit) >HOURS: > SETUP: Friday, May 16, starting at 11:00 AM (takes a few hours) > ENTRIES: All entries must be placed by Saturday at 10:00 AM > Because it’s a public safety (aka police) building, you > can come in any time after set up, > and stay all night if you want staging your entries! > JUDGING: 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon > OPEN TO THE PUBLIC: 12:00 Noon to 6:00 PM > >We will do a partial tear-down Saturday evening, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. >We will finish tear-down on Sunday morning, from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. > >Here are some logistical details: >1) Enter at the main entrance, then come to the basement community room >2) There is an elevator, but no carts, so if you need a cart >consider bringing your own if you have a 2-wheeler (a few of us >have, and we’ll be happy to share if possible) >3) If you can, bring a card table to use while you’re staging your >flowers, then put it back in your car >4) There is a kitchen, so consider bringing some munchies to share! >5) After you’ve unloaded your car, you’ll have to move it to street >parking. There should be plenty nearby. > >Please help spread the word to all of your gardening >friends! Obviously there’s not much time to get publicity out, and >the location does not have much public traffic. So we want to >invite as many gardening folks as possibly by word of mouth. I am >attaching our press release, in case you wish to print and share it >with friends. > >Margaret Macneale, President >The Daffodil Society of Minnesota, Inc. >4530 Douglas Avenue >Golden Valley, MN 55416-3527 >763-377-1458 (eve & weekend) >952-542-4816 (weekday) > title= >www.daffodilmn.org >

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