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2019 Market Science Calendar


 

FULL SEASON SCHEDULE COMING SOON!

We're excited about our schedule this summer and fall. It's filled with amazing science from Twin Cities researchers, showcasing everything from geology to entomology to mechanical engineering!

Please contact us (marketscience@umn.edu) if you'd like to join us to share your science!

Market Locations

Midtown Farmers Market - Saturdays, 8 am - 1 pm (Session Calendar)

Richfield Farmers Market - Saturdays, 8 am - 12 pm (Session Calendar)

Nokomis Farmers Market - Wednesdays, 4 pm - 8 pm (Session Calendar)

Linden Hills Farmers Market - Sundays, 9 am - 1 pm (Session Calendar)

Frogtown Farm Community Celebration - Second Thursday of the month, 4 pm - 7 pm (Session Calendar)

Tiny Diner Farmers Market - Thursdays, 5 pm - 8 pm (Session Calendar)

Special Events  - Times and Dates vary (Session Calendar)

 

Pre-Season Events (Back to top)

DateVenueTopic
9 Mar - SatBakken Museum Women in SciencePlant Stress
20 Mar - WedSTEM Expo (Minneapolis Public Schools)Plant Science
10 Apr - WedSciSpark

Ear of the Beholder

(How Animals Hear)

12 Apr - FriSt. Paul Discovery Day (UMN St. Paul Campus)Wonderful World of Plants
13 Apr - SatThe Works Museum Robotics DayDrones and Agricultural technology

 

Midtown Farmers Market (Back to top)

DateTopic .        
4 May - SatButterflies of Minnesota
11 May - SatPollinator Syndromes
18 May - SatPrairie Dispersal & Connectivity (Market Cancelled)
25 May - SatHoney Bees & Native Bees
1 June - SatCooperating Microbial Communities
8 June - SatPrairie Plant DIspersal & Connectivity
15 June - SatTrees
22 June - SatWild Bees
29 June - SatLaccore
6 July - SatInsects!
13 July - SatWonderful Wetlands!
20 July - SatPlants!
27 July - SatTBA
3 Aug - SatWhy are trees important?
10 Aug - SatSnapshot Safari!
17 Aug - SatChemistry!
24 Aug - SatCounting Nature
31 Aug - SatTBA
7 Sept - SatTBA
14 Sept - SatTBA
21 Sept - SatBe and explorer!
28 Sept - SatTBA
5 Oct - SatSoil Health
12 Oct - SatTBA
19 Oct - SatTBA
26 Oct - SatTBA

 

Richfield Market (Back to top)

DateTopic
18 May - Sat Evolution: What is a species?
15 June - SatRemote Sensing
20 July - SatTBA
17 Aug - Sat Parasites
21 Sept - SatTBA
19 Oct - SatTBA

 

Nokomis Market (Back to top)

DateTopic
12 June - Wed Mycology (Fungi)
26 June - WedTBA
10 July - WedTBA
31 July - WedPlants and Microbes
14 Aug - Wed Wonderful Wetlands!
28 Aug - WedTBA
11 Sept - WedTBA
25 Sept - WedTBA

 

Linden Hills Market (Back to top)

DateTopic
9 June - Sun Bioremediation
14 July - SunNanotechnology
11 Aug - SunMicrobiome
8 Sept - SunTBA
13 Oct - SunTBA

 

Frogtown Farm Community Celebration (Back to top)

DateTopic
13 June - Thurs Neuroscience
11 July - Thurs Microbial Communities
8 Aug - ThursLaccore
12 Sept - Thurs Why are trees important?
10 Oct - Thurs Why are trees important?

 

Tiny Diner Farmers Market (Back to top)

DateTopic
18 July - Thurs Why do we care about prairie conservation?
1 Aug - ThursTBA
15 Aug - ThursTBA

 

 

Special Events and County Fairs (Back to top)

DateEventTopic
12 July - ThursMorris Farmers Market (Morris, MN)Invertebrates
13 & 14 July - Sat & SunRamsey Co. Fair

Sat - Plant Pathology

Sun - Mycology

26 July - SatOlmsted Co. FairSoil Health
4 Aug - SatOpen Streets - NortheastTBA
25 Aug - SatOpen Streets - FranklinCell and Synthetic Biology
14 Sept - SatOpen Streets - West BraodwayBioreactors
26 Sept - SatMetro Children's Water FestivalTBA
22 Aug - ThurSTEM Day at the Fair

Chemistry! (AM)

BioTech (PM)

26 Aug - MonState Fair (CBS Booth)

Zoology

Plant Biology

Early AugItasca EventsTBA

 

 

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