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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.


Tree ID & Tree Art for Autistic Teens and Families

Leaven Community Center, 5431 NE 20th Ave., Portland, 97211

Saturday, June 21 2014, 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM

Summary

RSVP needed! Learn basics of tree identification and participate in a tree-inspired art session.

Category

Event Types > Community Events

Description

Teenagers and young adults with autism and their family members are invited to participate in Tree ID & Tree Art!

 

Learn the basics of tree identification and practice on the beautiful trees of Alberta Park. Following the lesson, teens and young adults will have the opportunity to artistically express how they enjoy trees in their lives and share what they learned from the workshop. Tree ID will be instructed by Natasha Lipai, AmeriCorps Tree Plan Coordinator with Portland Parks & Rec Urban Forestry.

 

Date:

Saturday, June 21st, 2014


Time:

11 am - 1:30 pm


Location:

Leaven Community Room
(wheelchair-accessible)
5431 NE 20th Avenue
Portland 97211

 

Please RSVP here! 

 

Snacks, tree ID books (Smithsonian), and art supplies will be provided, but participants are also welcome to bring their own materials and snacks. We will start indoors & then head outside for the tree ID lesson. Indoor restrooms will be available.

 

Please dress for the weather. We look forward to seeing you there!

 

For questions, contact Natasha at Natasha.Lipai@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8398