Linn Co. Master
Gardeners Present The 6th Annual BEEvent
Saturday, March 7, 2020 • 8:00am-5:00pm
Linn County Expo Center, Albany, OR
Featured keynote speaker: Olivia Messinger Carril,
co-author of Bees in Your Backyard, winner of the 2017
PROSE Award. Olivia Messinger Carril received her Ph.D.
in plant biology from Southern Illinois University and
has been studying bees and the flowers they visit for
nearly twenty years.
Also, join us for sessions on: Planting a home garden to
attract bees; How to read a pesticide label to
understand implications for pollinators; The Oregon Bee
Atlas - new updates; Pollinating flies and blue orchard
mason bees and more! Attendees can buy bee supplies,
cocoons, honey, plants, seeds and more.
First Saturday Guided
Saturday, March 7, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Saturday, April 4, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Saturday, May 2, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Saturday, June 6, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Saturday, July 4, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Saturday, August 1, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Saturday, September 5, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Saturday, October 3, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Saturday, November 7, 2020 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Leach Botanical Garden, Portland, OR
Join Gardener/Curator Courtney Vengarick for seasonal
explorations of the Garden. She will show you what's
blooming and of seasonal interest, provide useful and
engaging information, and share fun stories about the
adventurous creators of the Garden, Botanist Lilla Leach
and pharmacist/civic leader John Leach. Meet in front of
the Manor House. Free. No registration required. First
come, first served. Maximum tour size 15 visitors.
Guided Tours start on the First Saturday of March and
end on the first Saturday of November. (Exception: There
are no tours if the Saturday occurs on the same weekend
as our Annual Plant Sale or our Annual English Tea.
Please check the Calendar.)
Leach Botanical Garden 6704 SE 122nd Ave. Portland, OR