Green Roofs, Goats & Glogg

  The Minnesota Green Roofs Council invites you to a Green Roof Happy Hour at the Red Stag in Minneapolis!  We’re getting together from 4:30 to 6:30 on Wednesday, December 14th to enjoy a few refreshments and hear about the famous green roof goats.  Actually, the of Al Johnson’s Swedish Restaurant in Door County, Wisconsin was...

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The Minnesota State Fair is coming up quick!

  Thousands of Minnesota State Fair visitors have visited our Eco Experience exhibit over the last few years, and here’s your chance to help make it all possible again.  We’re looking for volunteers to help us staff our green roof exhibit: it’s a fun way to spread your enthusiasm for sustainable building with interested (and...

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Big Red Trucks and Bigger Green Roofs AGAIN!

Here’s another great opportunity to visit one of the newest, most sophisticated green roofs in the state: the Minnesota Green Roofs Council is hosting a free tour at the St. Paul Fire Station No. 1 at 2:00pm on Thursday, July 14th.  With a strong focus on public education, this green roof features native Minnesota plant...

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Big Red Trucks and Bigger Green Roofs

If you haven’t had a chance to see the lush greenery growing on the new St. Paul Fire Department Station No. 1, here’s a great opportunity!  The Fort Road Federation is sponsoring a West End Neighbors’ Garden Tour on Saturday, June 18th, from 10:00am to 4:00pm.  In addition to more than a dozen beautiful ground-level gardens,...

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The Annual MGRC Picnic is coming up!

The MGRC is hosting an afternoon of green roof networking and local foods at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum!  This is our third annual picnic and networking event, as well as our way of saying a hearty “Thank You!” to all the volunteers and sponsors who have supported the MGRC and the local green roof movement this past...

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