Minneapolis Home + Remodeling Show
Get inspired to take on a DIY project with presentations on interior design and home improvement. Get budget-saving tips and meet with vendors. View the latest ideas in design with three designer rooms displaying trends in kitchens, bathrooms and living spaces. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Feb. 16-17; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 18. $4-$12. U.S. Bank Stadium, 900 S. 5th St., Mpls. minneapolishomeandremodelingshow.com.
Vegetable garden workshop
Spring is around the corner, and planting will soon begin. Make plans for this year’s vegetable garden at this hands-on workshop. Instructors will teach fundamental principles for planting and installation, as well as which vegetables are the easiest to grow. Get insights on techniques, plant selection, irrigation and harvesting. 9 a.m. Feb. 24. $10. Oliver Kelley Farm, 15788 Kelley Farm Rd., Elk River. Advance registration at mnhs.org.
Learn all about landscape design at the next meeting of the Garden Club of Minneapolis. Julie Weisenhorn, a University of Minnesota assistant extension professor, will discuss sustainable landscape design and plant selection. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13. Free. Lake Harriet United Methodist Church, 4901 Chowen Av. S., Mpls. mwgcm.org.
Considering a home improvement project this year? Gain expertise about kitchen and bath remodeling and more at the West Metro Home Remodeling Fair. Homeowners can attend seminars and consult with architects, master gardeners and other experts. The fair features more than 90 exhibitors focused on home remodeling and improvement, along with free activities to keep children amused. 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 11. Free. Eisenhower Community Center, 1001 Hwy. 7, Hopkins. homeremodelingfair.com.