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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.

Tricks to Tree ID: Book Signing and Walk

Hoyt Arboretum: 4000 SW Fairview Blvd

Thursday, April 24 2014, 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM


Event Types > Community Events


Bring your lunch and join Hoyt Arboretum curator, Martin Nicholson, and Trees to Know in Oregon author and OSU professor Ed Jensen for an informal Q&A and book signing from from 11:30 - 12:30 in the arboretum visitors center.


Following lunch Ed Jensen will lead us on a walk through the arboretum to learn tricks of the trade for  identifing Oregon's common tree species.  Ed is an enthusiastic and engaging teacher! This is a walk you'll definitely not want to miss.