2016 Friends Events:
(Friends events are not open to the public unless specified)
October book sale
Jan. 25, 2016, 1:00 pm Snyder Auditorium, Friends regular meeting. John Arthur of Minnesota Dragonfly Society will be speaking on "The World of Dragonflies and Damselflies".
April 25,2016, 1:00 pm Snyder Auditorium, Friends regular meeting. Bob Guthrie, research scientist, "Captivated by Kiwiberries - The Past, Present, and Future of Cold-hardy Actinidia in North America".
July 25, 2016, 1:00 pm Snyder Auditorium, Friends annual meeting. Autumn Boos, from Midwest Floating Island, will be speaking on "Floating Islands: Green Infrastructure for Improved Water Quality".
Aug. 24, 2016, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, Snyder Auditorium Friends Annual Banquet. Sue Leaf, author of "A Love Affair with Birds", will be speaking on Emma Roberts and Agnes Williams, two female botanical artists related to Thomas Sadler Roberts, the first director of the University of Minnesota Bell Museum.
Sept. 18, 2016, Friends Sunday Picnic, 12 noon to 2 pm, (eat at 12:30) Picnic Shelter B near the Learning Center. Coffee and water provided. Bring your own table service.
Oct. 6, 2016 3:30 pm to 6:30pm, Friends Preview Booksale
Oct. 7-9, 2016, 10am - 4pm Snyder Auditorium, Friends of AHL Booksale.
Oct. 24, 2016, 1:00 pm, Snyder Auditorium, Friends regular meeting. Kathryn Strand Koutsky & Linda Koutsky will be giving us "An Inside Look at The Fine Art of Minnesota Cooking." Join the authors for a tour of Minnesota's foodie scene from the 1880s to the 1980s.