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Stewardship Calendar No Ivy League Wednesday volunteer event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the No Ivy League in the removal of English ivy from Forest Park! 2960 NW Upshur St. Portland, OR 97210 Project Details: Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of invasive species removal and 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 on SOLVE here. Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoreogn.gov or 503-823-9423 2018-10-03 09:00:00.0 2018-10-03 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! 2018-10-04 09:00:00.0 2018-10-04 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! 2960 NW Upshur St. Portland, OR 97210 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 2018-10-06 09:00:00.0 2018-10-06 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Marquam Nature Park Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Friends of Marquam Nature Park to help maintain the trails in the park! Marquam Nature Park, Towhee trail head off SW Marquam Hill Rd 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. View event details > 2018-10-10 09:00:00.0 2018-10-10 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Second Saturday with Hands on Portland Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Improve trails on Powell Butte! Powell Butte Nature Park Powell Butte Nature Park (Outer Southeast) - trail work Saturday, October 13, 9:00 AM-noon Join Hands On Portland and Portland Parks Recreation to improve trails on Powell Butte. 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 and coffee/tea 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 a distance 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 REQUIRED to Hands on Portland (space is limited): https://www.handsonportland.org/opportunity/a0C1H000018kDxZ For more information contact Susan: 503.823.6131 before 12:00 PM Friday before event. Day of event text/call Neil: 503.351.9725. 2018-10-13 08:00:00.0 2018-10-13 17:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Errol Heights volunteer event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join in on invasive ivy and clematis search & destroy efforts! Errol Heights Park Errol Heights Natural Area (Inner Southeast) - invasives removal, fence repair Saturday, October 20, 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—everyone is welcome, and no experience is 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 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: 503.823.6131 before 12:00 PM Friday before event. Day of event call/text Paul: 503-348-7681 or Susan: 503.823.5937. 2018-10-20 09:00:00.0 2018-10-20 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar JCWC native planting event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Plant native plants together with other community members! Powell Butte Nature Park - SE Ellis entrance Powell Butte Nature Park (Outer Southeast) - planting Saturday, October 20, 9:00 AM-noon Join the Johnson Creek Watershed Council and other community volunteers to plant native plants near Powell Butte's westside Ellis Street entrance, to increase habitat in a wetland area. Everyone welcome, and no experience necessary! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Rubber boots may be helpful; some will be available to borrow. 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 Ellis SE 145th. Turn east onto Ellis from SE 136th, jog onto SE 139th and back onto Ellis. Recommended parking is on Ellis Street. Please be aware not to block neighbors' driveways. 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 # 17 (SE Ellis SE 136th stop). Walk east on Ellis Street to SE 145th. Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. RSVP to JCWC: Courtney Beckel, 503.652.7477, x.101 For more information contact Susan: 503.823.6131 before 12:00 PM Friday before event. 2018-10-20 09:00:00.0 2018-10-20 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! 2960 NW Upshur St. Portland, OR 97210 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 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 2018-10-20 09:00:00.0 2018-10-20 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar No Ivy Day at Baltimore Woods Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R, Friends of Baltimore Woods, and Columbia Slough Watershed Council to remove invasive plants at Baltimore Woods! Baltimore Woods Join PP R, Friends of Baltimore Woods, and Columbia Slough Watershed Council to help remove invasive plants like English ivy from Baltimore Woods! Tools, gloves, instruction, coffee and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather (rain gear), wear study shoes, and bring a refillable water bottle. Click here for more info and to register. 2018-10-27 09:00:00.0 2018-10-27 12:00:00.0 3 hours 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Mt. Tabor Park Weed Warriors Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Friends of Mt. Tabor Park Weed Warriors Mt. Tabor Visitor Center The Friends of Mt. Tabor Park relies on the generous support of our volunteers to keep the park safe, clean, and accessible to all. Scroll down to see how you can help make a difference. Weed Warriors Every last Saturday from March through October, 9am-12pm, FMTP Weed Warrior volunteers meet at the Mt. Tabor Visitor Center (near the amphitheater) to remove invasive plant species and restore native habitat to Mt. Tabor Park. All tools are provided. Be sure to wear sturdy shoes, long pants, and long sleeves to protect yourself as you work alongside trees and bushes, including thorny blackberry. If you have a favorite pair of work gloves, bring those as well (though we have gloves you can borrow). Bring your own water bottle to stay hydrated. We'll provide a mid-work snack. Volunteers of all ages are welcome to participate. However, any volunteer under 16 must attend with a parent or adult chaperone; and children under 8 must be in the company of an adult for the duration of the service project. For further information on Weed Warrior service projects and to sign up, contact Stasia Honnold at fmtpweedwarriors@gmail.com. Visit the Weed Warriors facebook page for photos and updates. 2018-10-27 09:00:00.0 2018-10-27 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Friends of Woods Memorial Park Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Friends of Woods to help restore this natural area! SW Woods Parkway, Stairway trailhead Join Portland Parks Recreation, Solve and the Friends of Woods Park for our annual No Ivy Day. Volunteers will removal ivy from the natural area. 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. 2018-10-27 09:00:00.0 2018-10-27 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar NO IVY DAY 2018 Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Volunteer for No Ivy Day- our biggest ivy pulling event of the year! Volunteer sites throughout the Portland Metro Area Get out your favorite pair of gloves and join the legacy of invasive English ivy removal in Portland for our 15th year! Help restore your favorite park or natural area and then join other volunteers from around the city to celebrate with free lunch and raffle prizes! Make sure to sign up for a site! No experience necessary. This is a family friendly event. Click here for more information about No Ivy Day and to register for a site today! 2018-10-27 09:00:00.0 2018-10-27 14:00:00.0 0 0 0