EVENTS CALENDAR
Saturday, June 15
, 2019

Adelman Peony Gardens Open House
April 27-June 16, 2019 • 9:00am-6:00pm
Adelman Peony Gardens, Salem, OR


We currently grow over 25 acres of peonies, featuring nearly 500 varieties with profound color variations. Let us help you make both memories and excitement in your garden with peonies! Peonyparadise.com

Through the Garden Gate: 20th Albany Garden Tour
Saturday, June 15, 2019 • 10:00am-4pm
Gardens Around Albany and Linn County, OR


The OSU Extension Linn County Master Gardeners’ 20th Annual Garden tour – Through the Garden Gate – is the best gardening event to get inspiration for your own garden oasis. Tour beautiful private gardens around Albany and Linn County. You may start at any garden and tour them in any order. More gardens are added for this 20th year celebration and the cost is still just $15. From postage stamp gardens to rolling park-like acres, there will be something for everyone on the tour to enjoy. The garden owner and Master Gardeners will be at each garden to answer questions. All funds raised directly support gardening education for adults and youth in Linn County. Tickets are available now at the www.LinnMastergardeners.com, the Albany Visitors Center and select local nurseries. https://www.facebook.com/events/406311260138466/permalink/438189626950629/

Bonsai Event
Saturday, June 15, 2019 • 10:00am-3:00pm
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR


Portland Nursery and the Bonsai Society of Portland (BSOP) want to Rock Your Bonsai with a showing of Your Best Bonsai! Any customer can exhibit! Just for entering, you'll get a 10% off coupon (one per customer). All entries are judged by the public and the staff. Deliver your tree to Portland Nursery at 9000 SE Division between 8:00-10:00am on the day of the show. See our website for entry form. If you have any trouble signing up, just bring your tree in on the day of the show. www.portlandnursery.com

Kalmiopsis Discovery Day at Leach Botanical Garden
Saturday, June 15, 2019 • 10:00am–2:00pm
Leach Botanical Garden, Portland, OR


Come celebrate the Garden’s first ever Kalmiopsis Day, with a Botany Discovery Table, a Weird and Wondrous Nature Tour (1 pm), a Stone Cabin Open House (11-1), and botanical scavenger hunts for adults and kids. We hope you’ll join us for this fun, exploratory, out-in-the-garden event in honor of the day that Lilla Leach discovered a plant new to science, Kalmiopsis leachiana. “I had never seen anything so beautiful,” she said when seeing it for the first time. The Kalmiopsis Wilderness Area in the Siskiyou Mountains was created in large part to protect the unique habitat of this rare shrub. Free. Leach Botanical Garden, 6704 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97236. 503-823-1671 www.leachgarden.org

Al’s Kid’s Club: Macrame Madness
Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 • 11:00am(G)
Saturday, Jun 22, 2019 • 11:00am(V)
Al's Garden & Home, Gresham, Wilsonville(V), OR

Al's Garden & Home, Woodburn, Sherwood, Gresham, Wilsonville(V), OR
Houseplants are fun to take care of just like a beloved pet. You will need to water, feed, care for, and provide a home for your new plant friend. By tying knots in colorful cord, we'll build a bright hanging holder for your very own happy houseplant. Each participant will go home with a houseplant and custom made hanger. Cost: $7.50. www.als-gardencenterevents.com

Bonsai Class: Topic TBA
Saturday, June 15, 2019 • 11:00am
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA


Join us and learn about this fun, relaxing and artistic hobby. All levels are invited. We look forward to seeing you! A fee for materials may be added once topic is determined. Call us for more information. www.tsugawanursery.com



Making Strawberry Jam
Saturday, June 15, 2019 • 11:00am–12:00pm
Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR


Description: Start the fresh produce season by learning to make fresh strawberry jam. Farmer Justin will share his favorite low-sugar freezer jam recipe so you can enjoy delicious Oregon strawberries all year long! This class will include a demonstration and a small jar of jam to take home with you. Cost: $12. www.bloomingjunction.com

Hoyt Arboretum Guided Tours
Saturdays & Sundays, April 6-October 27, 2019 • 11:00am & 1:00pm
Hoyt Arboretum, Portland, OR


To better accommodate the public, Hoyt Arboretum is now offering two tours on Saturday and Sunday. Tours will begin at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. and last up approximately one and one-half hours every weekend through October 27. Trained guides take pride in their knowledge of the 2,000 species and the unique history of the area. Information regarding each day's tour is available on the

Tours are free for Hoyt Arboretum Members and $3 for non-members. Registration is not required, just show up to learn about the collection and have a nice walk in the trees. Attendees should be prepared for all types of weather conditions; boots or sturdy shoes are recommended and bring a jacket, camera and water. There are several hills in Hoyt Arboretum and sometimes large inclines on trails. Transportation to the Hoyt Arboretum is available via MAX, followed by a short walk up the hill or a ride on the Washington Park free shuttle to the arboretum visitor center. Paid parking in adjacent lots and limited free spaces are available on the street. http://hoytarboretum.org/events



Tea and Hors d’oeuvres in the Gardens of Enchantment!
Saturday, June 15, 2019 • 1:00pm-4:00pm
Hull Park, Sandy, OR


Hosted by The Oral Hull Foundation For the Blind and Low Vision. Come enjoy our beautiful 1/2 acre of manicured gardens at Hull Park in Sandy, OR, 43233 SE Oral Hull Road. Our event will feature a variety of teas and mouth-watering hors d’oeuvres. Slient auction and gift sale. Wear your best “tea party hat”! Great prizes for the fanciest hat, the funniest hat and the hat with the most flowers! Tickets $20 each or 2 for $35; kids 10-18 $7.00; ages 5-9 $4.00; 4 and under- Free. 43233 SE Oral Hull Road, Sandy, OR. Please call 503-668-6195 for tickets. www.hullparkandlodge.com

 
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