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BLT Day 2018

Location: Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch, Minot
Date: May 12, 2018
Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  


  • Purchase vegetable and floral plants, ornamental grasses, herbs, hanging plants, and planters. The plants are raised by Ranch residents and staff, and the planters are built by Ranch residents. This family-friendly event provides funding for the Verendrye Electric Greenhouse Technology Program on the Ranch's Minot campus.
  • Bring your own planters/containers, purchase our plants, and we'll pot them for you.
  • Dakota Cruisers Vintage Auto Display
  • BLT Luncheon from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in Bremer Hall (on the Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch Minot campus.) Lunch is $7/person or $15 for families of three or more.

For more information, contact Marcia Bartok at



Location: Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch, 6301 19th Ave. NW, Minot (NYPUM building--north side of County Rd. 15)
Date: Saturday, July 28, 2018
Cost: $20 per vehicle 
Registration: 10 a.m.
Kickstands up: 11 a.m.

Motorcycles and automobiles welcome!


  • We will leave from Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch at 11 a.m., and travel to Renville Corner, Mohall,  and Kenmare.  Final leg will end mid-afternoon with light supper and prizes at Magic City Harley-Davidson, 6701 Hwy. 83 S., Minot.
  • A sweep vehicle, with trailer, will be available for anyone who has trouble during the ride.
  • Event proceeds benefit NYPUM (National Youth Project Using Minibikes) held each summer on the Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch Minot campus.

To RSVP (requested but not mandatory), or learn more, call Todd Fjeldahl, 701-852-3628.