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Stewardship Calendar Tideman Johnson - Friends of Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Prepare an area to be planted during the upcoming March 7 Watershed Wide Event! Tideman Johnson Park: SE 37th Ave. & Tenino St. Tideman Johnson Park (Inner Southeast) - invasives removal Saturday, February 1, 9:00 AM-noon Join Portland Parks Recreation and the Friends of Tideman Johnson to enhance this little gem of a Park next to Johnson Creek. Ecological enhancement of this area provides cleaner air for community members and cleaner water in Johnson Creek, which supports salmon and other fish. Everyone welcome, and no experience necessary! 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. 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. Day of event call/text Susan: 503.823.5937 2020-02-01 09:00:00.0 2020-02-01 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar Forest Park No Ivy League Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the PP&R's No Ivy League in restoring Forest Park! Forest Park's NW Belgrave Ave area Project details: Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of planting and invasive plant 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 along NW Belgrave Ave located across from house address 2330 NW Belgrave Ave. Parking is available along NW Belgrave Ave and NW Aspen Ave. Please be considerate of the neighbors and refrain from using their driveways as a turn around when possible. Here is a MAP of the meeting location. Register with SOLVE Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8367 2020-02-01 09:00:00.0 2020-02-01 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Columbia Slough Watershed Council Stewardship Saturday Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and Columbia Slough Watershed Council to plant native shrubs and trees at the Columbia Children's Arboretum Columbia Children's Arboretum Join Portland Parks Recreation, Columbia Slough Watershed Council, and Friends of Columbia Children's Arboretum to plant native shrubs and trees in the natural area at Columbia Children's Arboretum! Please arrive by 8:45am to sign-in and enjoy some breakfast treats and coffee, tea, or hot chocolate. The planting starts 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 emailing, calling, or texting Yoko Silk (yoko.silk@portlandorgon.gov; 503-278-1341). Registration is highly recommended but not required. More information can be found here. We ask that youth 15 years and younger are accompanied by an adult. Please note, this site can get quite wet and soggy so wear waterproof shoes if you have them. See you there! 2020-02-01 09:00:00.0 2020-02-01 12:00:00.0 3 hours 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Lents Park Nature Patch Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Help plant a pollinator paradise near the Lents Park Playground & Garden! Lents Park: SE 92nd Ave and SE Steel St Lents Park (Outer Southeast) - planting Saturday, February 1, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Join Portland Parks Recreation, Green Lents, and the Johnson Creek Watershed Council to plant this lovely ribbon of pollinator-paradise flowing through the park. Parks staff have been transforming the southeast corner of Lents Park with fresh compost, tons of boulders, new trees, and habitat features to create a vast natural garden stretching from the forest understory to upland meadow with much in between. Learn more about the project here. Everyone welcome, and no experience necessary! 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. Meet at: Lents Park Playground - SE 92nd Ave and SE Steel St Tri-met bus: #17, Lents Park/SE 92nd bus stop. Walk to the southern end of the park. Bike/Walk the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. RSVP to JCWC: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfP-zafxXv8VTTw4QRnrNiEERD1axyBQLV-P4Z4IHWSanTmvw/viewform Day of event call/text Susan: 503.823.5937 2020-02-01 10:00:00.0 2020-02-01 13:00:00.0 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar Forest Park No Ivy League Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the PP&R's No Ivy League in restoring Forest Park! Forest Park's Belgrave Ave Project details: Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of planting and invasive plant 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 along NW Belgrave Ave located across from house address 2330 NW Belgrave Ave. Parking is available along NW Belgrave Ave and NW Aspen Ave. Please be considerate of the neighbors and refrain from using their driveways as a turn around when possible. Here is a MAP of the meeting location. Sign up with SOLVE (Registration closes 24 hours before the event) Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8367 2020-02-05 09:00:00.0 2020-02-05 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar SW Trails Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and SW Trails to help maintain trails in SW Portland Dickinson Park; SW 55th Ave and SW Alfred Ct Project details: Join Portland Parks Recreation and SW Trails to help maintain the trails in SW Portland. 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: Dickinson Park, meet at SW 55th Ave and Alfred Ct MAP Register with SOLVE Questions: For more information contact mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8637 2020-02-06 09:00:00.0 2020-02-06 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Powell Butte Second Saturday event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Plant wildflowers to beautify the Butte for park visitors! Powell Butte Nature Park: 16160 SE Powell Blvd. Powell Butte Nature Park (Outer Southeast) - planting Saturday, February 8, 9:00 AM-noon Join Hands on Portland and Portland Parks Recreation to plant native plants on Powell Butte. Planting wildflowers in this area provides beauty for community members and habitat for the many varied pollinator species on the Butte. 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. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, snacks, and coffee/tea provided. Children welcome and must be accompanied by an attentive adult. Meet at: Main Entrance, south of Powell Blvd. (Hwy 26 East) on SE 162nd. 16160 SE Powell Blvd. Turn south onto SE 162nd from Powell Blvd. and follow the entrance road to the visitor's center and parking lot at the top of the Butte. Follow event signs to the parking area. Tri-met bus: # 9. (SE 162nd St. stop) Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. RSVP to HOP: https://www.handsonportland.org/opportunity/a0C1H00001DrnBrUAJ For more information contact Susan: 503.823.6131 or susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov. Day of event text/call Susan: 503.823.5937. 2020-02-08 09:00:00.0 2020-02-08 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Marquam Nature Park Volunteer Event with Friends of Marquam Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and the Friends of Marquam to help restore Marquam Nature Park. Marquam trailhead at SW Sherwood Drive Event Details: Join PP R, the Friends of Marquam Nature Park, Hands On Portland and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership to help remove ivy from Marquam Nature Park. Volunteers will be hiking to the site and will be working off trail on slopes and uneven ground. Tools, gloves, instructions, snacks and coffee provided. Please dress for the weather, wear long pants and closed toes shoes and bring a water bottle. Volunteer events in Marquam occur the last Saturday of the month, 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM Register: with Hands On Portland Meeting Location: Marquam trailhead at SW Sherwood Drive MAP Questions: Contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8367 2020-02-12 09:00:00.0 2020-02-12 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Terwilliger Parkway Volunteer Event with Friends of Terwilliger Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the Friends of Terwilliger and PP&R to help restore Terwilliger Parkway each month Terwilliger Parkway, SW Hamilton St and SW Terwilliger Parkway Project: Join PP R, the Friends of Terwilliger, Hands On Portland, and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership in planting native plants at Eagle Point. This planting will be in honor of the late Commissioner Nick Fish who led and supported Portland Parks for many years! Come plant for Nick Fish! 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 Street Questions: Contact Mary at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8367 Register on Hands On Portland. 2020-02-15 09:00:00.0 2020-02-15 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Errol Heights Third Saturday event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Watch for beaver, ducks and other wildlife as you plant in this dynamic wetland area! Lower Errol Heights Park: SE 45th & Harney Dr. Errol Heights Park (Inner Southeast) - Planting Saturday, February 15, 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. Planting native plants provides cleaner air for community members and cleaner water in Johnson Creek, which supports salmon and other fish. It also feeds the beavers � 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—rubber boots if you have them. (We will have a few pairs to loan for the event.) 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 45th Harney Dr. Park on SE 45th or Harney. Be aware not to block neighbor's driveways. Enter Park through gate behind Franz Bakery. Tri-met: Bus #75 (SE 45th Harney stop) Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. Exit trail at SE 45th St. entrance and ride a short distance north to the intersection of SE 45th and Harney Dr. Entrance to Lower Errol Heights Park is from Harney Dr. RSVP to: http://www.jcwc.org/events/habitat-enhancement-at-errol-heights-2/ For more information Susan: susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov or 503.823.6131. Day of event call Paul: 503.348.7681 or Susan: 503.823.5937. 2020-02-15 09:00:00.0 2020-02-15 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
No Ivy League Calendar Forest Park No Ivy League Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the PP&R's No Ivy League in restoring Forest Park! Forest Park's Belgrave Ave Project details: Join Portland Parks Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of planting and invasive plant 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 along NW Belgrave Ave located across from house address 2330 NW Belgrave Ave. Parking is available along NW Belgrave Ave and NW Aspen Ave. Please be considerate of the neighbors and refrain from using their driveways as a turn around when possible. Here is a MAP of the meeting location. Register with SOLVE Questions: For more information contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8367 2020-02-15 09:00:00.0 2020-02-15 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Powell Butte - Nature Conservancy planting Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Plant native shrubs at this family-friendly event! Powell Butte Nature Park: 16160 SE Powell Blvd. Powell Butte Nature Park (Outer Southeast) - planting Saturday, February 22, 9:00 AM-noon Join Portland Parks Recreation and The Nature Conservancy to plant native plants on Powell Butte. Planting native shrubs provides cleaner air for community members, erosion control, and habitat for grassland birds and other animals. 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. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, snacks, and coffee/tea provided. Children welcome and must be accompanied by an attentive adult. Meet at: Main Entrance, south of Powell Blvd. (Hwy 26 East) on SE 162nd. 16160 SE Powell Blvd. Turn south onto SE 162nd from Powell Blvd. and follow the entrance road to the visitor's center and parking lot at the top of the Butte. Follow event signs to the parking area. Tri-met bus: # 9. (SE 162nd St. stop) Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. RSVP to TNC: https://www.nature.org/en-us/get-involved/how-to-help/volunteer-and-attend-events/find-local-events-and-opportunities/powell-butte-volunteer-work-party/ For more information contact Susan: 503.823.6131 or susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov. Day of event text/call Susan: 503.823.5937. 2020-02-22 09:00:00.0 2020-02-22 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Woods Park Volunteer Event Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join the Friends of Woods to help restore this natural area Stairway trailhead at SW Woods Parkway and SW 45th Ave Event Details: Join Portland Parks Recreation, Solve and the Friends of Woods Park for our monthly volunteer event in Woods Park. Please 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. MAP Register: with SOLVE Questions: Contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8367 2020-02-22 09:00:00.0 2020-02-22 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Springwater community litter pick-up! Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Keep it Pretty, Rose City! SOLVE event Foster Floodplain Natural Area: SE 104th & Foster Road Foster Floodplain Natural Area Springwater Corridor trail (Outer Southeast) - Keep It Pretty, Rose City! litter patrol Friday, February 28, 10:00 AM-noon Join Portland Parks Recreation and SOLVE for this Keep it Pretty, Rose City! event. Picking up litter beautifies our public spaces and keeps trash out of nearby Johnson Creek! 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. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, snacks, and coffee/tea provided. Children welcome and must be accompanied by an attentive adult. Meet at: Foster Floodplain parking lot at SE 104th Foster. (If parking lot is full, park along Foster Rd.) Tri-met: #73, #10 (weekdays) (or #14, and walk east on Foster) Bike/Walk the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap. RSVP to SOLVE: https://www.solveoregon.org/opportunity/a0C1I00000PaP3a For more information contact Susan: 503.823.6131 or susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov. Day of event text/call Susan: 503.823.5937. 2020-02-28 10:00:00.0 2020-02-28 12:00:00.0 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Columbia Slough Watershed Council Stewardship Saturday - Leap year! Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join Columbia Slough Watershed Council and PP&R to plant native shrubs and trees at Wilkes Creek Headwaters Wilkes Creek Headwaters Join Portland Parks Recreation and the Columbia Slough Watershed Council to plant native shrubs and trees in Wilkes Creek Headwaters natural area! Please arrive by 8:45am to sign-in and enjoy some breakfast treats and coffee, tea, or hot chocolate. The planting starts 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 emailing, calling, or texting Yoko Silk (yoko.silk@portlandorgon.gov; 503-278-1341). Registration is highly recommended but not required. Meet at the intersection of NE 154th Ave and NE Fremont St. We ask that youth 15 years and younger are accompanied by an adult. Note: Please meet at the entrance at the intersection of NE 154th Ave and NE Fremont St. It is about an 8 min walk on uneven ground to the planting area. See you there! 2020-02-29 09:00:00.0 2020-02-29 12:00:00.0 3 hrs 0 0 0
Stewardship Calendar Marquam Nature Park Volunteer Event with Friends of Marquam Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers Join PP&R and the Friends of Marquam to help restore Marquam Nature Park. Marquam Trail at SW Marquam Hill Rd Event Details: Join PP R, the Friends of Marquam Nature Park, Hands On Portland and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership to for a leap year event. It only happens once every four years. Volunteers will be planting native plants and removing ivy. Volunteers will be hiking to the site and will be working off trail on slopes and uneven ground. Tools, gloves, instructions, snacks and coffee provided. Please dress for the weather, wear long pants and closed toes shoes and bring a water bottle. Volunteer events in Marquam occur the last Saturday of the month, 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM Register: with Hands On Portland Meeting Location: Marquam trailhead at SW Marquam Hill Road MAP Questions: Contact Mary Verrilli at mary.verrilli@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-8367 2020-02-29 09:00:00.0 2020-02-29 12:00:00.0 0 0 0