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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

Urban Forestry Events Calendar

This calendar lists all of the events hosted by PP&R Urban Forestry, including Urban Forest Workshops, Neighborhood Tree Steward events, Tree Inventory Project events, and Arbor Month events.


Sunnyside Cherry Tree Walk & Run

Sunnyside School Park, SE 35th & Yamhill

Sunday, April 13 2014, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Category

Event Types > Community Events

Description

Sunnyside neighborhood's Tree Team, in partnership with Portland Parks & Recreation's Urban Forestry, is hosting a tour of Sunnyside's flowering cherry trees! Participants have the option to run on a self-guided tour, or take it slow on a stroll guided by Urban Forestry staff.

 

Date: Sunday, April 13th
Time: 10 am to noon
Starting location: Sunnyside School Park
Link to route: tinyurl.com/SEcherry

RSVP here!

 

The tour will highlight the cherry tree legacy in Sunnyside, where 10 percent of the street trees are cherry trees! We will also note the biodiversity risk that is associated with having too many cherries (or any species) and give recommendations for alternative flowering species.

 

Refreshments will be provided by local businesses, including some delicious dried cherries from Cherry Country Farms!