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Stewardship Calendar No Ivy League Wednesday Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the the community to help aid in the removal of ivy! Forest Park at Lower Macleay: 2960 NW Upshur St. Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of invasive species removal and planting native plants in Forest Park. Tools, gloves, instruction, coffee and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, bring rain gear, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Volunteers will take a short hike to the site and will be working on uneven ground. Meeting location: Volunteers will meet at the Lower Macleay field house located at 2960 NW Upshur St. Register with SOLVE here. Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoreogn.gov or 503-823-9423 2017-11-01 09:00:00.0 2017-11-01 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar SW Trails volunteer event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join SW Trails for a morning of trail maintenance in our parks! April Hill Park- SW 58th Ave & Miles St Project details: Join Portland Parks Recreation and SW Trails to help maintain the trails in our SW Parks and natural areas. Tools, gloves, instruction and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Meeting location: April Hill Park, meet by the playground. Street parking is available along SW Logan Ct or SW Miles St. Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoreogn.gov or 503-823-9423 2017-11-02 09:00:00.0 2017-11-02 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Urban Forestry Calendar Neighborhood Tree Steward Class 5 Seminar/Workshop/Class Learn how to care for, protect and support our urban forest. Over the course of this seven- session program, you will gain the tools, skills and knowledge to "speak for the trees." Central Northeast Neighbors Office, 4415 NE 87th Ave, Portland OR 97220 Check out our website for full class schedule (you must attend all classes) and program details: www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/nts Register here (space is limited) Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry is proud to present the 2017 Neighborhood Tree Steward Program. The cost of the entire course is only $25 (scholarships are available). This seven session course will provide an overview of: tree biology, tree identification, tree pruning and maintenance, proper planting technique, ecosystem services, pests and pathogens of the urban forest, and urban forest management and policy. No previous experience is needed to become a Neighborhood Tree Steward (NTS), but you do need a passion for trees, a desire to learn, and the commitment to help. If you do have some experience with trees, this course will deepen your base of knowledge and provide opportunities for leadership in your community. Service is a vital component of the NTS program and Tree Stewards are asked to volunteer with tree related community projects after graduation. Questions? Contact NTS Program Coordinator, Nik Desai at Nik.Desai@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-4441. 2017-11-02 18:00:00.0 2017-11-02 20:30:00.0 0 0 0
Urban Forestry Calendar 2017 Tree Summit Community Events Park Tree Inventory results revealed! Mt. Scott Community Center, 5530 SE 72nd Ave. Join us at the biggest tree event of the season! Results from the 2017 Park Tree Inventory will be revealed, and participants will learn more about Portland's biggest and best trees. The Summit includes a volunteer networking lunch where you will learn about ways to get more involved in caring for Portland's trees and expanding the urban forest. Register here Agenda: 8:30am - 9am: Registration and snacks 9:00am - 12pm: Inventory results and guest speakers 12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch and brainstorming session Questions? Contact Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry at 971-201-9018 or treeinventory@portlandoregon.gov. More information is available on the project website at http://portlandoregon.gov/parks/treeinventory. 2017-11-04 08:30:00.0 2017-11-04 13:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Gabriel Park Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Volunteer in Gabriel Park to help leaf mulch Meet by the community garden located off SW Canby St Join Portland Parks Recreation for a morning of leaf mulching the area next to the pollinator meadow to help prepare the soil for future plantings. This is a family friendly event and all ages are welcome. Children must be supervised by an adult. Instruction, tools, gloves and snacks provided. Please come dressed for the weather, bring rain gear, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Register for this event at SOLVE Questions:For questions about volunteering for this event, contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-9423.For questions about the site itself, contact Kendra Petersen-Morgan at kendra.petersen-morgan@portlandoregon.gov. 2017-11-04 09:00:00.0 2017-11-04 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Tideman Johnson - Friends of Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the Friends and other community members to restore this little gem of a Park! Tideman Johnson Park Tideman Johnson Park (Inner SE) - invasives removal Saturday, November 4, 9:00 AM-noon Join Portland Parks Recreation and the Friends of Tideman Johnson to restore this little gem of a Park next to Johnson Creek. Ecological restoration of this area provides cleaner air for community members and cleaner water in Johnson Creek, which supports the salmon and other fish. Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle, rain gear and/or sunhat. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea and homemade treats provided. Children welcome, and must be accompanied by an attentive adult. *Bring rubber boots and/or waders if you have them!* If not, we have a variety of boot sizes you can choose from to borrow. Meet at: SE 37th Ave. Tenino St. Turn west onto Crystal Springs Blvd. from SE 45th St. Turn left onto SE 37th and park along the street next to the Springwater Corridor trail entrance. Tri-met bus: #75, SE 45th Springwater Corridor trail (SCT)/Johnson Creek Blvd. bus stop. Walk west on SCT for ½ mile. Bike/Walk the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. For more information or to RSVP contact Stewardship Coordinator Susan Hawes at: susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6131 by 3:00 PM Friday before event. Day of event text/call Susan: 503-823-5937. 2017-11-04 09:00:00.0 2017-11-04 12:00:00.0 3 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar No Ivy League Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the the community to help aid in the removal of ivy! Forest Park at Lower Macleay: 2960 NW Upshur St. Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of invasive species removal and planting native plants in Forest Park. Tools, gloves, instruction, coffee and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, bring rain gear, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Volunteers will take a short hike to the site and will be working on uneven ground. Meeting location: Volunteers will meet at the Lower Macleay field house located at 2960 NW Upshur St. Register with SOLVE here. Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoreogn.gov or 503-823-9423 2017-11-04 09:00:00.0 2017-11-04 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Marquam Nature Park and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Friends of Marquam Nature Park to restore this natural area! TBA Join PP R, the Friends of Marquam Nature Park, Hands On Portland and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership in removing English ivy and other invasive species from the park. Trail maintenance and plantings are done on a seasonal basis. Gloves and tools are supplied or you may bring your own. Please bring a water bottle if you have one, and wear long pants and closed-toe shoes. Work parties occur the last Saturday of the month, 9:00 AM-noon. Register with Hands On Portland today! Questions: Contact the Stewardship Coordinator Mary Verrilli for questions at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-9423. 2017-11-08 09:00:00.0 2017-11-08 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Calendar East Portland City Council Hearing Community Events Join us as we present 3 East Portland Parks to Portland City Council: Mill Park, Midland Park, and SE 150th and Division Street Park. Public testimony welcome and encouraged. David Douglas High School, South Cafeteria, 1500 SE 130th Avenue, Portland Your parks are taking shape! Join us as we present 3 East Portland Parks to Portland City Council: Mill Park, Midland Park, and SE 150th and Division Street Park. Public testimony welcome and encouraged. Wednesday, November 8, 6:00pm to 8:30pmDavid Douglas High School, South Cafeteria, 1500 SE 130th Avenue, Portland 97233 Community Reception at 5:00pm. Everyone is welcome! More Info: SE 150th and Division Park: portlandoregon.gov/parks/150division Mill and Midland Parks: portlandoregon.gov/parks/mill Contact: Barbara Hart at 503-823-5596 or barbara.hart@portlandoregon.gov 2017-11-08 18:00:00.0 2017-11-08 20:30:00.0 0 0 0
Urban Forestry Calendar Local Tree Care Providers Workshop Seminar/Workshop/Class An opportunity for tree care professionals to expand their knowledge of Portland's tree regulations. Community Music Center (3350 SE Francis St. Portland, OR 97202) One of the ways that Portland's arborists can stay informed on local tree regulations is to attend a Local Tree Care Provider Workshop on an annual basis. Participating arborists can ask questions directly to Urban Forestry staff, and review information such as: When a permit is required How to property submit an application How to provide supporting documentation Updates to the Tree Code What: Local Tree Care Providers Workshop When: Thursday, November 9th, 2017, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Where: Community Music Center, 3350 SE Francis St., Portland, OR 97202 Cost: Free and open to all tree care companies, arborists and landscapers To register: https://tinyurl.com/LTCP-11-9-17 2017-11-09 10:00:00.0 2017-11-09 13:00:00.0 3 hours 0 0 0
Calendar Pioneer Courthouse Square Opening Celebration Community Events Pioneer Courthouse Square, 701 SW 6th Avenue Come celebrate the completion of the 2014 Parks Replacement Bond construction and kick off the holiday season downtown with the Stimson Lumber Tree Arrival. Festivities include a performance by March Fourth Marching Band, a visit from Santa, the Dickens Carolers, free hot chocolate provided by Unitus Community Credit Union, free cupcakes, and more! Learn more. Learn more about the Pioneer Courthouse Square Bond Project here. 2017-11-09 12:00:00.0 2017-11-09 13:00:00.0 0 0 0
Urban Forestry Calendar Neighborhood Tree Steward Class 6 Seminar/Workshop/Class Learn how to care for, protect and support our urban forest. Over the course of this seven- session program, you will gain the tools, skills and knowledge to "speak for the trees." Rosewood Initiative Community Space, 16126 SE Stark St, Portland OR 97233 Check out our website for full class schedule (you must attend all classes) and program details: www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/nts Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry is proud to present the 2017 Neighborhood Tree Steward Program. The cost of the entire course is only $25 (scholarships are available). This seven session course will provide an overview of: tree biology, tree identification, tree pruning and maintenance, proper planting technique, ecosystem services, pests and pathogens of the urban forest, and urban forest management and policy. No previous experience is needed to become a Neighborhood Tree Steward (NTS), but you do need a passion for trees, a desire to learn, and the commitment to help. If you do have some experience with trees, this course will deepen your base of knowledge and provide opportunities for leadership in your community. Service is a vital component of the NTS program and Tree Stewards are asked to volunteer with tree related community projects after graduation. Questions? Contact NTS Program Coordinator, Nik Desai at Nik.Desai@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-4441. 2017-11-09 18:00:00.0 2017-11-09 20:30:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Hands on Portland trail work Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Hands on Portland and other community members to improve trails on Powell Butte! Powell Butte Nature Park Powell Butte Nature Park (Outer SE Portland) Saturday, November 11, 9:00 AM-noon Join Hands On Portland and Portland Parks Recreation in service on Powell Butte on this Veteran's Day. Projects include trail work, ivy and other invasive species removal, fence work and possibly mulching or watering native plants. No experience necessary! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle, rain gear and sunhat. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea and granola bars provided. Participants should be at least 8 years old and accompanied by an attentive adult. (Participants unaccompanied by an adult should be at least 14 years old.) Volunteers will be walking up to 5 miles during the event, so arrive before 9:00 AM to make sure you meet up with the group. All projects start at 9:00 AM. Meet at: Main Entrance, south of Powell Blvd. (Hwy 26 East) on SE 162nd. Turn south onto SE 162nd from Powell Blvd. and follow the entrance road to the visitors center and parking lot at the top of the Butte. Group will likely be hiking quite a ways from the parking lot, so be on time to be sure to meet up with the group. Tri-met bus: # 9. (SE 162nd St. stop) Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. RSVP to Hands on Portland: https://www.handsonportland.org/HOC__Volunteer_Opportunity_Details_Page?id=a0C1200000lXTub For more information contact Susan: 503.823.6131 before 12:00 PM Friday before event. Day of event text/call Lucy: 503.314.0347 or Susan: 503.823.5937. 2017-11-11 09:00:00.0 2017-11-11 12:00:00.0 3 0 0 0
Event Calendar Garden Plot Renewal Event Community Events Renewal event for registered community gardeners. Spanish interpretation provided. Hacienda CDC, 2nd Floor Conference Room - 6700 NE Killingsworth St. You are invited to a meeting to renew your plot for the 2017 - 2018 community garden season, starting November 1st, 2017 and ending October 31st, 2018. Come to this event to: Pay for your plot for next year Complete a scholarship application Request a different plot Update your contact information Spanish interpretation provided. Questions? Call 503-823-1612 or email pkcomgard@portlandoregon.gov The City of Portland is committed to providing meaningful access. For accommodations, modifications, translation, interpretation or other services, please contact 503-823-1612. Traducción o interpretación: 503-823-1612. 2017-11-15 16:00:00.0 2017-11-15 18:00:00.0 2 hours 0 0 0
Calendar Lynchview Park Community Gathering Community Events Patrick Lynch Elementary School, 1546 SE 169th Place Come see the three design concepts for the park Kids welcome Free snacks Translation in Spanish and Russian More info: portlandoregon.gov/parks/73739 Questions? Maija Spencer, 503-823-5193, maija.spencer@portlandoregon.gov REUNIÓN COMUNITARIA DEL PARQUE LYNCHVIEW Miercoles, Noviembre 15, 6:00pm - 7:30pmPatrick Lynch Escuela Primaria, 1546 SE 169th Place Ven a ver los tres conceptos de diseño para el parque Los niṅos son beinvenidos Bocadillos gratis Traducción en español Preguntas? Maija Spencer, 503-823-5193, maija.spencer@portlandoregon.gov LYNCHVIEW Парк Общественное собрание Среда, 15-го Ноября, 6 - 7:30 вечераPatrick Lynch Elementary School, 1546 SE 169th Place Приходите посмотреть на три варианта дизайна парка Приходите с детьми Бесплатные угощения перевод на Русский язык Вопросы? Maija Spencer, 503-703-0903, maija.spencer@portlandoregon.gov 2017-11-15 18:00:00.0 2017-11-15 19:30:00.0 0 0 0
Urban Forestry Calendar Neighborhood Tree Steward Class 7 Seminar/Workshop/Class Learn how to care for, protect and support our urban forest. Over the course of this seven- session program, you will gain the tools, skills and knowledge to "speak for the trees." Harrison Park Elementary School, 2225 SE 87th Ave, Portland OR 97216 Check out our website for full class schedule (you must attend all classes) and program details: www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/nts Portland Parks Recreation Urban Forestry is proud to present the 2017 Neighborhood Tree Steward Program. The cost of the entire course is only $25 (scholarships are available). This seven session course will provide an overview of: tree biology, tree identification, tree pruning and maintenance, proper planting technique, ecosystem services, pests and pathogens of the urban forest, and urban forest management and policy. No previous experience is needed to become a Neighborhood Tree Steward (NTS), but you do need a passion for trees, a desire to learn, and the commitment to help. If you do have some experience with trees, this course will deepen your base of knowledge and provide opportunities for leadership in your community. Service is a vital component of the NTS program and Tree Stewards are asked to volunteer with tree related community projects after graduation. Questions? Contact NTS Program Coordinator, Nik Desai at Nik.Desai@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-4441. 2017-11-18 09:00:00.0 2017-11-18 12:30:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Albert Kelly Native Planting Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Help plant native plants and remove invasive species at Albert Kelly Park Albert Kelly Park- West end of the park at SW Mitchell & SW 38th Ave Join Portland Parks Recreation in to help restore Albert Kelly Natural area by planting native plants and removing invasive species. This event is to honor one of our Bridlemile Creek Stewards Greg Schifsky, who spent countless hours removing invasive species in this area. Let's come together to plant natives and pull weeds for Greg. This is a family friendly event and all are welcome but children must be accompanied by an adult. Instruction, gloves, tools and light refreshments provided. Please dress for the weather, wear long pants and closed-toe shoes and bring a water bottle. Registration is required. Please sign up though this event listing. Meeting location: Volunteers will meet at the west end of the park by SW Mitchell St and Sw 38th ave. Please refer to the MAP for details. Questions: Contact the Stewardship Coordinator Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-9423. 2017-11-18 09:00:00.0 2017-11-18 12:00:00.0 3 hours 0 40 0
Stewardship Calendar Errol Heights - Friends of Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the Friends and other community members to improve beaver habitat! Errol Heights Park Errol Heights Natural Area (Inner SE Portland) Saturday, November 18, 9:00 AM-noon Join Portland Parks Recreation and the Friends of Errol Heights to complete important ecological enhancement projects at this little gem of a Park. Keep your eye out for beaver, ducks and other wildlife as you volunteer alongside other community members! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle, rain gear and sunhat. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea and snacks provided. Children welcome, and must be accompanied by an attentive adult. Meet at: SE 52nd SE Tenino Dr. From Woodstock St., drive south on SE 52nd to SE Tenino Dr. (watch for a dirt road on your right, which is Tenino Dr.) Park along SE 52nd. Please be aware not to block neighbor's driveways. From Johnson Creek Blvd., drive north on SE 45th Place, which turns into Harney Drive. Turn left onto SE 52nd and park near the next turnoff to Tenino Dr. Tri-met bus: #75 will drop you off at SE 45th Tenino Dr. Walk about 200 feet south on SE 45th and walk the trail through the natural area to the SE 52nd St. entrance (~ ½ mile). Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. Exit trail at the SE 45th St. entrance and then ride a short distance north and up the slight hill on Harney Drive. Turn left onto SE 52nd and left again onto SE Tenino Dr., which is a dirt road. For more information contact Susan at: susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6131 by Thursday, September 14. Day of event call Paul: 503-348-7681 or call/text Susan: 503-823-5937. 2017-11-18 09:00:00.0 2017-11-18 12:00:00.0 3 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Terwilliger volunteer event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Friends of Terwilliger for a morning of restoration work along Terwilliger Parkway. TBD Project: Join PP R, the Friends of Terwilliger, Hands On Portland, and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership in removing invasive non-native species, including English ivy, Himalayan blackberry, and clematis. Events: Work parties occur every third Saturday of the month, 9:00 AM-noon (except July, Aug, Oct). Meeting Location: TBD Questions: Contact Mary at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-9423. Register on Hands On Portland. 2017-11-18 09:00:00.0 2017-11-18 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar No Ivy League Work Party Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the the community to help aid in the removal of ivy and native planting! Forest Park at Lower Macleay: 2960 NW Upshur St. Project details: Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of invasive species removal and planting native plants in Forest Park. Tools, gloves, instruction, coffee and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, bring rain gear, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Volunteers will take a short hike to the site and will be working on uneven ground. Meeting location: Volunteers will meet at the Lower Macleay field house located at 2960 NW Upshur St. Register with SOLVE here. Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoreogn.gov or 503-823-9423 2017-11-18 09:00:00.0 2017-11-18 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Woods Memorial Park Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Friends of Woods to help maintain the trails in the park! SW Woods Parkway, Stairway trailhead Join Portland Parks Recreation, Solve and the Friends of Woods Park every 4th Saturday. This is our annual leaf raking event where we rake leaves off all the trails in Woods Park to protect the tread. Come join in the fun! Instruction, tools, gloves and snacks provided. Please dress for the weather, wear sturdy, closed toed shoes and bring a water bottle.This is a family-friendly event and all ages are welcome, but children must be supervised by an adult. Meeting Location: Volunteers will meet by the Stairway trail located off SW Woods Parkway. Register today with SOLVE. Questions: Contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-9423. 2017-11-25 09:00:00.0 2017-11-25 12:00:00.0 0 0 0