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November 2020

CANCELED/SUSPENDED – Honeybee Hikes at Leach Botanical Garden

November 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until November 25, 2020

Leach Botanical Garden, 6704 S.E. 122nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97236 United States
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Free – $3

CANCELED/SUSPENDED DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT COVID-19. Children will walk the trails - listening to the wind and the creek, touching leaves and looking for wildlife like bunnies, woodpeckers and deer. Guides will then read a story and help the children craft something fun. Each week is different with seasonal themes. Ages: 2–5 years, accompanied by an adult. Meets at the Manor House. Dress for the weather. $3 per child, non-walkers free. Punch cards available in the Leach Garden Gift Shop.…

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Master Composter Recycler program: Recycling Done Right

November 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online webinar United States

Clark County’s Master Composter Recycler program is offering a series of free sustainable green living webinars. The Recycling Done Right webinar will turn participants into experts on what can go into blue recycle carts and what should stay out. Registration is required for all workshops and space is limited. To register for workshops, visit clarkcountycomposts.org. Participants will receive a confirmation email after successful registration. Recordings of previous webinars about backyard composting, red worm composting and lasagna garden composting are also…

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2020 Virtual Garden Tours

November 29 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00am on day 29 of the month, repeating until July 29, 2021

Online WA United States
free

Clark County residents can explore 15 local gardens maintained using earth-friendly techniques and hear from the host gardeners during this year’s Natural Garden Tour, hosted in an interactive, virtual format as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tour incorporates videos and photos of the properties, as well as interviews with local gardeners, into an innovative story map format. The new format allows visitors to view features, such as lawn alternatives, organic produce or pollinator habitat, as interactive map layers…

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December 2020

Whole Farm Planning: Living on the Land Class Series

December 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 9, 2020

$35

What does it mean to be a steward of the land?  It’s a simple idea: care for the land to conserve it for the future.  For 18 years, WSU Clark County Extension’s Small Acreage Program has taught stewardship principles through their Living on the Land class series. This course will be offered fully online this year. This year’s course will not only bring local experts each class to teach key stewardship principles to small acreage land stewards, but students will…

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Master Composter Recycler program: Preventing Food Waste in the First Place

December 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Live Webinar WA United States

Clark County’s Master Composter Recycler program is offering a series of free sustainable green living webinars. Preventing Food Waste in the First Place will teach participants how to grow wisely, prolong food storage, and prepare meals using leftovers. Participants will be eligible to receive a free food waste prevention kit (supplies limited). Registration is required for all workshops and space is limited. To register for workshops, visit clarkcountycomposts.org. Participants will receive a confirmation email after successful registration. Recordings of previous…

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Birds of Prey

December 5 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
$5 – $20

With instructor Laura Whittemore, meet the many diurnal (active by day) birds of prey found west of the Cascades at this time of year. From the ubiquitous Red-tailed Hawk to the frustratingly similar Cooper's and Sharp-shinned Hawks, participants will get ID tips, natural history facts, and resources for further study of these birds. The link to the Zoom meeting will be sent out to attendees before the workshop time.

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Whole Farm Planning: Living on the Land Class Series

December 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 9, 2020

$35

What does it mean to be a steward of the land?  It’s a simple idea: care for the land to conserve it for the future.  For 18 years, WSU Clark County Extension’s Small Acreage Program has taught stewardship principles through their Living on the Land class series. This course will be offered fully online this year. This year’s course will not only bring local experts each class to teach key stewardship principles to small acreage land stewards, but students will…

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Winter bird feeding basics

December 12 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
$5 – $15

Bird feeding is a popular hobby across the United States and millions of dollars are spent each year to attract birds using specialized feeders and food. But which ones are best for the Pacific Northwest and all its wet weather? Instructor Laura Whittemore worked for Portland’s Backyard Bird Shop for two decades and has heard it all and seen it all. Join this class to learn which birds you can attract at this time of year and how to set…

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2020 Virtual Garden Tours

December 29 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00am on day 29 of the month, repeating until July 29, 2021

Online WA United States
free

Clark County residents can explore 15 local gardens maintained using earth-friendly techniques and hear from the host gardeners during this year’s Natural Garden Tour, hosted in an interactive, virtual format as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tour incorporates videos and photos of the properties, as well as interviews with local gardeners, into an innovative story map format. The new format allows visitors to view features, such as lawn alternatives, organic produce or pollinator habitat, as interactive map layers…

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January 2021

2020 Virtual Garden Tours

January 29, 2021 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00am on day 29 of the month, repeating until July 29, 2021

Online WA United States
free

Clark County residents can explore 15 local gardens maintained using earth-friendly techniques and hear from the host gardeners during this year’s Natural Garden Tour, hosted in an interactive, virtual format as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tour incorporates videos and photos of the properties, as well as interviews with local gardeners, into an innovative story map format. The new format allows visitors to view features, such as lawn alternatives, organic produce or pollinator habitat, as interactive map layers…

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March 2021

2020 Virtual Garden Tours

March 29, 2021 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00am on day 29 of the month, repeating until July 29, 2021

Online WA United States
free

Clark County residents can explore 15 local gardens maintained using earth-friendly techniques and hear from the host gardeners during this year’s Natural Garden Tour, hosted in an interactive, virtual format as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tour incorporates videos and photos of the properties, as well as interviews with local gardeners, into an innovative story map format. The new format allows visitors to view features, such as lawn alternatives, organic produce or pollinator habitat, as interactive map layers…

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April 2021

2020 Virtual Garden Tours

April 29, 2021 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00am on day 29 of the month, repeating until July 29, 2021

Online WA United States
free

Clark County residents can explore 15 local gardens maintained using earth-friendly techniques and hear from the host gardeners during this year’s Natural Garden Tour, hosted in an interactive, virtual format as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tour incorporates videos and photos of the properties, as well as interviews with local gardeners, into an innovative story map format. The new format allows visitors to view features, such as lawn alternatives, organic produce or pollinator habitat, as interactive map layers…

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May 2021

2020 Virtual Garden Tours

May 29, 2021 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00am on day 29 of the month, repeating until July 29, 2021

Online WA United States
free

Clark County residents can explore 15 local gardens maintained using earth-friendly techniques and hear from the host gardeners during this year’s Natural Garden Tour, hosted in an interactive, virtual format as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tour incorporates videos and photos of the properties, as well as interviews with local gardeners, into an innovative story map format. The new format allows visitors to view features, such as lawn alternatives, organic produce or pollinator habitat, as interactive map layers…

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June 2021

2020 Virtual Garden Tours

June 29, 2021 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00am on day 29 of the month, repeating until July 29, 2021

Online WA United States
free

Clark County residents can explore 15 local gardens maintained using earth-friendly techniques and hear from the host gardeners during this year’s Natural Garden Tour, hosted in an interactive, virtual format as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tour incorporates videos and photos of the properties, as well as interviews with local gardeners, into an innovative story map format. The new format allows visitors to view features, such as lawn alternatives, organic produce or pollinator habitat, as interactive map layers…

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July 2021

2020 Virtual Garden Tours

July 29, 2021 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00am on day 29 of the month, repeating until July 29, 2021

Online WA United States
free

Clark County residents can explore 15 local gardens maintained using earth-friendly techniques and hear from the host gardeners during this year’s Natural Garden Tour, hosted in an interactive, virtual format as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tour incorporates videos and photos of the properties, as well as interviews with local gardeners, into an innovative story map format. The new format allows visitors to view features, such as lawn alternatives, organic produce or pollinator habitat, as interactive map layers…

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