Gophers in the garden

Ten Goldy Gopher statues will be hiding among the peonies and hosta on the grounds of the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum as part of the "Summer in Motion" celebration opening Saturday. Events include a ribbon-cutting for the Gophers in the Garden exhibit, garden walking tours and a wildflower garden open house. "Summer in Motion" also will present live music and outdoor screenings of family movies on various dates through Aug. 31, 3675 Arboretum Dr., Chaska. Admission is $12 for adults: free for members and ages 12 and under. For a schedule, visit

Welcome wildlife

Do you wish there were more birds, butterflies and wildlife in your yard? Learn how to design a landscape that will attract them at a Minnesota State Horticultural Society program, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 6, Muriel Sahlin Arboretum, Roseville Central Park, 2525 N. Dale St., Roseville. Cost is $20; $15 for members. Register at or call 651-643-3601.

Wild Ones at Bush Lake

Explore and learn about native shoreline, prairie and woodland habitats with a naturalist during a Wild Ones Twin Cities Chapter tour on the grounds of Bush Lake in Bloomington, 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 5. The tour is free. For directions, go to www.wildones