March 23, 2019

March 23–April 29, 2019 • Mon–Thur, 9:00am-6:00pm; Fri-Sun, 8:00am-7:00pm
Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, Woodburn, OR

There are dozens of exciting activities taking place at the Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest! Click on the tabs below to learn about daily, weekend, and special events!

Raising Mason Bees
Saturday, March 23, 2019 • 10:00am-12:00pm
PCC Rock Creek, Portland, OR

Presenter: Ron Spendal, Master Gardener. Focuses on the environmental needs of the mason bees, nesting behaviors of mason bees, nesting and housing devices attractive to mason bees. Location: PCC Rock Creek Building 4 Classroom. 17705 NW Springville Rd. Portland, OR 97229. No registration needed, free parking: For weekday WCMGA educational events, use the Events Parking Lot behind Building 9. On Saturdays all campus parking areas available for free.

Planning Your Perennial Border
Saturday, March 23, 2019 • 10:00am-12:00pm
Rogerson Clematis Garden, West Linn, OR

Learn how to create a gorgeous perennial border and what to plant for your front or back garden to get year-round color and interesting textures. Learn how to plant for color cutting, sun or shade. Classes are $10 for FRCC members, $25 for non-members of FRCC, and free to FRCC members at the patron and Duchess of Waverly levels.

Kids' Club: Strawberries
Saturday, March 23, 2019 • 11:00am
Al’s Garden & Home, Wilsonville, OR

Back by popular demand, we are planting strawberry plants in a unique container. Kids will love picking and eating their delicious red, ripe strawberries throughout the summer months! Join us to learn more about this wonderful fruit! $7.50 to cover the cost of materials.

Guilt-Free Lawns
Saturday, March 23, 2019 • 11:00am
Portland Nursery (Stark), Portland, OR

With Claudia Groth of Portland Nursery. Lawns pump oxygen into the environment around our homes, they cool the air in summer’s heat, they relax us as they absorb urban noise, and they cushion a child’s play. Whether your lawn is toddler-sized or gold course-sized, make it the best it can be. Claudia will guide Portland’s lawn lovers through a year in the life of a well-maintained lawn.

Wake Up Your Garden
Saturday, March 23, 2019 • 11:00am
Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR

You're plants are beginning to wake from their winter slumber, be ready with this informative class covering soil rejuvenation, early spring pruning, common pests and disease prevention, and more! This event is free.

Pondless Water Feature
Saturday, March 23, 2019
Hughes Water Gardens, Stafford, OR

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Spring Wreath Making
Saturday, March 23, 2019 • 1:00pm
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR

With Jess of Portland Nursery. Welcome Spring by joining Jess of Portland Nursery to create a handtied wreath. We will use fresh flowers and branches that celebrate nature’s annual awakening. Materials fee: $30, payable at register on the day of the class. Class size limited to 20.

Being Successful with Roses in the NW
Saturday, March 23, 2019 • 1:00pm
Portland Nursery (Stark), Portland, OR

With Rich Baer, Portland Rose Society. Join Rose Society President and Master Rosarian Rich Baer for a basic class on roses: selecting roses, siting and planting them, and caring for them so they will bloom their best. Feel the Rose City pride, and pride in your own roses, whether they are for landscape or vase.

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