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Volunteers needed! Explorando el Columbia Slough – a bilingual nature festival


Join the Columbia Slough Watershed Council, city staff and the community for the annual Explorando el Columbia Slough, a bilingual nature festival with fun for the whole family! Guests enjoy guided canoe rides, music and dance, storytelling, nature crafts and more. The event take place Saturday, June 24th at the Colwood Golf Course at 7323 NE Columbia Blvd.

Volunteer participation is essential to our success!

Volunteers do not necessarily need to speak Spanish. Those with little to no Spanish are still welcome to volunteer and we can pair you up with someone who speaks Spanish!  Volunteers help manage festival set up, registration, canoe rides, arts and face painting, parking, gardening, watershed activities, food and drink and more! Snacks, lunch and an event t-shirt are provided for all volunteers.

To register, visit

Contact Karen at or 503-281-1132 

El Columbia Slough Watershed Council presenta su festival anual Explorando el Columbia Slough, lo cual es un evento bilingüe y divertido para toda la familia. Los invitados disfrutarán de paseos guiados en canoa, música y danza, cuentos, grupos comunitarios, manualidades y mucho más. Los voluntarios ayudarán manejar todos los aspectos del evento- su participación será esencial para el triunfo del evento!

¿Necesito hablar ingles para participar?  No necesariamente. ¡Es una buena oportunidad para cualquier hispanohablante dentro de nuestra comunidad! Hablantes nativos y con fluidez en español se necesitarán durante todas las horas del evento y animamos a que se inscriban para ayudar. ¡No te preocupes si no hablas ingles, estarás al lado de alguien que lo pueda hablar!


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