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Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204


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CANCELED due to weather-Homestead Restoration Event

Marquam Nature Park SW 12th and SW Gaines

Saturday, December 7 2013, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Plant native plants with the Homestead Neighborhood Association


Event Types > Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers


Join Portland Parks & Recreation and the Homestead Neighborhood Association for a morning of planting native plants in Marquam Park. Planting native plants will improve water quality and biodiversity to keep this natural area beautiful for people and wildlife.

The group will meet at the entrance to Marquam Nature Park located at SW 12th and SW Gaines. Street parking is available along the road.Tools, gloves and snacks will be provided. Please come dressed for the weather, wear sturdy closed toed shoes and bring a water bottle. Be ready to get dirty!


For more information, please contact Mary Verrilli, Westside Stewardship Coordinator, at 503-823-9423 or  

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