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2015 Events

Watch this page for Dragonfly workshops and gatherings.

If you know of any dragonfly events that you think we should have listed here, contact us at info@mndragonfly.org.

11th Annual Minnesota Dragonfly Gathering weekend

August -
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11th Annual Minnesota Dragonfly Gathering
To be determined

 

2016 MDS Workshops & Events

An MDS Workshop is a hands-on way to get introduced to the identification of dragonflies and damselflies.  Please come prepared for the weather, rain or shine. Also bring rubber boots or wading shoes, a lunch, water bottle and whatever else you will need for the day. Nets and field guides will be available for loan, but participants are encouraged to bring their own equipment if they have it. Other supplies will be provided.

2016

Events

January 25, 2016
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Chaska, MN - Snyder Building Auditorium

Friends of the Andersen Horticultural Library

The World of Dragonflies and Damselflies
 

Speaker: John Arthur, Board Member of the Minnesota Dragonfly Society  

February 14, 2016
2:00 PM to 4:00  PM

Edina, MN - Southdale Library

MN Water Garden Society

Details coming soon  

The World of Dragonflies and Damselflies
 

Speaker: John Arthur, Board Member of the Minnesota Dragonfly Society

March 12, 2016
12:30 PM to 1:30  PM

Edina, MN - Southshore Center

6th Annual Spring Garden Fair Registration required ($25)

 

The World of Dragonflies and Damselflies
 

Speaker: John Arthur, Board Member of the Minnesota Dragonfly Society

June 4, 2016
11:00 AM to
4  PM

St. Paul, MN - Lake Phalen

Waterfest 2016 "Make a Splash"

 

WaterFest is a free celebration of our clean lakes and offers outdoor fun and opportunities for hands-on learning about the water quality, wildlife, and special ecological features of our beautiful watershed.

June 5, 2016
1 PM to 5 PM

Brainerd, MN - Northland Arboretum

Dragonfly Workshop

 

John’s workshop will begin with "Beginning Dragonfly Identification" followed by a walk in the Arboretum’s fields and wetlands where we will capture and identify dragonflies and damselflies.

Speaker: John Arthur, Board Member of the Minnesota Dragonfly Society.

Cost, $25 Arboretum members and MNats, $40 all others.

 

Past Events

The Minnesota Dragonfly Society has been accorded 501(c)(3) status effective 04/18/13.