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No Ivy League Calendar No Ivy League Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the PP&R's No Ivy League in restoring Forest Park! Holman Lane trail head at NW Raleigh St and NW Aspen Ave 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 Holman Lane entrance to Forest Park located at NW Aspen Ave and NW Raleigh St. Parking is available along NW Aspen Ave. Please be considerate of the neighbors and refrain from using their driveways as a turn around. MAP Register with SOLVE here. Questions: For more information contact Marshall Johnson at marshall.johnson@portlandoregon.gov or 503-310-0223 2019-01-02 09:00:00.0 2019-01-02 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar No Ivy League Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the No Ivy League and help your community remove ivy! Holman Lane trail head at NW Raleigh St and NW Aspen Ave 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 Holman Lane entrance to Forest Park located at NW Aspen Ave and NW Raleigh St. Parking is available along NW Aspen Ave. Please be considerate of the neighbors and refrain from using their driveways as a turn around. MAP Register with SOLVE here. Questions: For more information contact Katherine Rose at Katherine.Rose@portlandoreogn.gov or 503-260-1534 2019-01-05 09:00:00.0 2019-01-05 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar JCWC Creek Crew Leader training Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the Johnson Creek Watershed Council’s Creek Crew Leader team! Powell Butte Nature Park Powell Butte Nature Park (Outer Southeast) - JCWC Creek Crew Leader training Saturday, January 5, 10:00 AM-3:00 PM Join the Johnson Creek Watershed Council's Creek Crew Leader team! Creek Crew Leaders lead small groups at volunteer events in the Johnson Creek Watershed (SE Portland), many of which are held on PP R-managed sites. Perks of being a Creek Crew Leader include training, leadership and hands on ecological enhancement experience, making friends and networking in the community, and a Johnson Creek beanie hat! Creek Crew Leaders greatly enhance JCWC's ability to work with thousands of volunteers each year which PP R, as a project partner, also greatly appreciates and values. Training will include an indoor and outside component, so come prepared! A soup lunch will be served. Click here for more information or to RSVP: http://www.jcwc.org/events/2019-creek-crew-training/. 2019-01-05 10:00:00.0 2019-01-05 15:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Marquam Nature Park Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Bring in the New Year and join Friends of Marquam Nature Park to help restore this natural area! Marquam Nature Park, Towhee trail head off SW Marquam Hill Rd Event Details: 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. Volunteers will help remove ivy and maintain the trails in the park on a seasonal basis. 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 at the Towhee trail head located off SW Marquam Hill Rd. MAP Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm Register with Hands On Portland Questions: For more information contact Katherine Rose at katherine.rose@portlandoregon.gov or 503-260-1534 2019-01-09 09:00:00.0 2019-01-09 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Trees planting event at Columbia Children's Arboretum Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and Friends of Trees to plant native shrubs and trees at the Columbia Children's Arboretum Columbia Childnen's Arboretum 10040 NE 6th Dr Join Portland Parks Recreation, Friends of trees, Friends of the Columbia Children's Arboretum and Portland OIC, with support from the Port of Portland, East Multnomah Soil Water Conservation District, Metro, and the National Fish Wildlife Foundation to restore a part of one of NE Portland's "hidden gems": the Columbia Children's Arboretum. We will be planting hundreds of native trees and shrubs and removing invasive species including Himalayan Blackberry and English Ivy -- and your help is what makes this community planting possible! RSVPs kindly requested. Please arrive by 8:45am to sign-in and enjoy some breakfast treats and coffee, tea, or hot chocolate. The planting starts promptly at 9:00am. We provide gloves, tools, and guidance, so all you need to do is show up dressed for the weather and wearing sturdy shoes or boots - and be ready to have fun! How do I register? All individuals and groups are kindly asked to RSVP to save your spot(s) by filling out the Friends of Trees quick Registration Form, or emailing or calling Yoko (yoko.silk@portlandoregon.gov; 503-278-1341). Registration is highly recommended but not required. Under age 18? A signed Friends of Trees youth waiver is required for you to volunteer. We ask that youth 15 years and younger are accompanied by an adult. 2019-01-12 09:00:00.0 2019-01-12 12:00:00.0 3 hours 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Columbia Slough Watershed Council Stewardship Saturday at Columbia Children's Arboretum Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and Columbia Slough Watershed Council to plant native shrubs and trees in Columbia Children's Arboretum Columbia Children's Arboretum 10040 NE 6th Dr. Portland Join Portland Parks Recreation, Columbia Slough Watershed Council, and the Friends of Columbia Children's Arboretum. to continue restoration on this unique property. Volunteers will have the opportunity to plant native shrubs and trees, and remove invasive plants. This event runs rain or shine! Be sure to dress for the weather and bring water, rain gear and sturdy shoes. Snacks, tools, training and gloves will be provided. Registration is requested. Notes on accessibility: The site is about an 8 minute walk from the parking area. The site itself is wooded and uneven with woody debris. There will be a portable restroom available for use. For more information and to register, click here (you will be redirected to the Columbia Slough Watershed Council's site) or email or call Yoko (yoko.silk@portlandoregon.gov; 503-278-1341) 2019-01-19 09:00:00.0 2019-01-19 12:00:00.0 3 hours 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Terwilliger and West Willamette Restoration Partnership Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Friends of Terwilliger for a morning of restoration work along Terwilliger Parkway. Meet at the restrooms on SW Terwilliger Blvd and Hamilton Terrace 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, August, and October). Meeting Location: Volunteers will meet by the bathrooms at SW Terwilliger Blvd and Hamilton Terrace Questions: Contact Charlie Nappi at charles.nappi@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6537 Register on Hands On Portland. 2019-01-19 09:00:00.0 2019-01-19 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Restoration Work Party at Errol Heights Park Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Plant native plants, remove invasive species, and check out beaver dams! SE 45th and Tenino Drive - parking on SE 45th Errol Heights Park (Inner Southeast) - planting invasive species removal Saturday, January 199:00 AM- 12:00 PM Join Portland Parks Recreation and the Friends of Errol Heights Park to complete important ecological enhancement projects at this little gem of a park. Planting native plants provides cleaner air for community members and cleaner water in Johnson Creek - which supports salmon and other native fish. Keep your eye out for beaver, ducks, and other wildlife as you volunteer alongside other community members—everyone welcome, and no experience necessary! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt, and sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle, rain gear, and sunhat. Bring rubber boots if you have them; we will also have various sizes that you may borrow. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea, and snacks provided. Children welcome but must be accompanied by an attentive adult. Meet at: SE 45th Tenino Dr. Park on SE 45th. Please be aware not to block neighbor's driveways. Tri-met: Bus #75 (SE 45th Tenino stop) Ride/walk to the site on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. Exit trail at SE 45th St. entrance and ride a short distance north and up the slight hill on SE 45th St. Trail entrance is past the Franz bakery outlet, on your right. Contact Information: For more information or to RSVP, contact Stewardship Coordinator Susan Hawes: susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov or 503.823.6131. Day of event call/text Paul: 503.348.7681 or Susan: 503.823.5937. 2019-01-19 09:00:00.0 2019-01-19 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar No Ivy League Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join in the removal of English ivy from Forest Park! Holman Lane trail head at NW Raleigh St and NW Aspen Ave Project details: Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of invasive species removal 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 Holman Lane entrance to Forest Park located at NW Aspen Ave and NW Raleigh St. Parking is available along NW Aspen Ave. Please be considerate of the neighbors and refrain from using their driveways as a turn around. MAP Register with SOLVE here. Questions: For more information contact Katherine Rose at Katherine.Rose@portlandoregon.gov or 503-260-1534 2019-01-19 09:00:00.0 2019-01-19 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Dr. MLK Jr. National Day of Service at Indian Creek Natural Area Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join fellow community members to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Junior’s life and work to advance civil rights by volunteering together in Indian Creek, a shared public space. Indian Creek Natural Area National Day of Service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.! Indian Creek Natural Area (Outer Southeast) - ivy removal Monday, January 21, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM Join Johnson Creek Watershed Council and Portland Parks Recreation to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Junior's life and work to advance civil rights. Dr. Martin Luther King Junior dedicated his life to service and selflessness. To honor his legacy, we will participate in reflective conversation and activities in addition to our site enhancement work. If you have a favorite quote, story or photo of Dr. King that you wish to share, feel free to bring it with you. We'll start the day by sharing with each other (if you wish) how Dr. King has inspired you. Why do you serve your community through volunteering? What does upholding civil rights and social justice give back to the community, and how does this reveal itself in our shared natural areas? These are just some of the questions we hope to reflect on in dialogue with each other, as we remove ivy and help to protect the native plants and trees in this shared public space. Everyone is welcome, and no experience necessary! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Wear warm clothes—it can get cold and windy! 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: 10368 SE Knapp St, Portland, OR 97266 Tri-met: Bus #19 (I-205 Overpass stop) or Green line MAX (Flavel stop). Pass under the I-205 Overpass, then walk southeast 200 feet on Mt. Scott Blvd. (Flavel becomes Mt. Scott Blvd.), then east on SE Knapp for ¼ mile. Indian Creek is on your right. Bike/Walk the Springwater Corridor and I-205 trails: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. RSVP TO JCWC: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdfQjyhlxGwhcUcs_Pa6i9vrkbSswIYU-BFtvLceqhh91hfmg/viewform?vc=0 c=0 w=1 For more information contact Susan at: susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-6131 by 1:00 PM Saturday, January 19. Day of event call/text Susan: 503-823-5937. 2019-01-21 09:00:00.0 2019-01-21 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Woods Park Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and Friend of Woods for a morning of restoration work int Woods Park. Woods Park: SW 48th Drive. Portland, OR Event Details: Join Portland Parks Recreation, Solve and the Friends of Woods Park for our monthly Saturday volunteer event. Volunteers will help remove ivy and maintain the trails in the park on a seasonal basis. 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: For more information contact Katherine Rose at katherine.rose@portlandoregon.gov or 503-260-1534 2019-01-26 09:00:00.0 2019-01-26 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Marquam Nature Park Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and the Friends of Marquam to help restore Marquam Nature Park. Marquam Nature Park Flicker Trailhead at SW 12th and SW Gaines Event Details: 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. Volunteers will help remove ivy and maintain the trails in the park on a seasonal basis. 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 at the Flicker trailhead park entrance located at SW 12th and Gaines. MAP Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm Register with Hands On Portland Questions: For more information contact Katherine Rose at katherine.rose@portlandoregon.gov or 503-260-1534 2019-01-26 09:00:00.0 2019-01-26 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Columbia Slough Watershed Council Stewardship Saturday at Johnson Lake Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and Columbia Slough Watershed Council to plant native shrubs and trees at Johnson Lake park! Johnson Lake property Join PP R and Columbia Slough Slough Watershed Council to plant native shrubs and trees at the Johnson Lake natural area park! This event runs rain or shine! Be sure to dress for the weather and bring water, rain gear and sturdy shoes. Snacks, tools, training and gloves will be provided. Parents should note that there is a water body on this site. This opportunity is open to volunteers 14 years and older, unless accompanied by an adult. Registration is requested. Site accessibility: There are dirt pathways along Johnson Lake. The work area will be wooded and uneven. No formal restrooms or shelters are available at Johnson Lake, but there will be a portable restroom on site for volunteer use. **Meet at the cul-de-sac at the end of NE Colfax, off of NE 92nd. For more info and to register, click here (you will be redirected to the Columbia Slough Watershed Council's website) or email/call Yoko (yoko.silk@portlandoregon.gov; 503-278-1341) 2019-01-26 09:00:00.0 2019-01-26 12:00:00.0 3 0 0 0