Our sale will be In-Person this year!
Tuesday, May 10th
St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church
3450 Irving Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55408

Many Volunteers will be needed for a successful sale.
Please email Mary Maynard (maynard4375@yahoo.com) if you can help.

Planting and transplanting at Gary Geister’s Eagan greenhouse:
15-20 volunteers (mid-March to late April  – Gary will call when he needs helpers)

Preparing bench cards and labels: ~5 volunteers, Date/Time/Place TBD

Signs and banners
~10 volunteers  (Pick up signs, place in area, put up/take down banner, collect signs)

Set up at church, Monday, May 9: ~15 volunteers  (set up tables, unload 4-5 trucks, arrange plants, price, coordinate food for all-day workers, other duties as needed)

Set up at church, Tuesday morning: ~15 volunteers (finish up anything needed from Monday, prepare “container kits”, coordinate food for all-day workers, etc.)

Cashiers, checkout, carryout: ~12 volunteers (need to be able to “surge” checkout process earlier in the sale day as necessary)

Sale floor assistants:  ~ 20 volunteers (2 shifts for Annuals, Hostas, Natives, Perennials,Vines, Vegetables, Design Assistants, etc.)

Post-Sale Teardown: ~ 15 volunteers  Many hands make light work.  Load up leftover plants; sweep and clean as necessary; Put area back in its original configuration. 

There will be more information to come as we flesh out the plans for the sale, but we appreciate everyone’s help.  Thank you in advance!

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