July 28, 2018

Silk Road
Sunday, July 1, 2018-Friday, August 31, 2018
Lan Su Garden, Portland, OR

Discover the wonders of silk this July & August at Lan Su, including talks, a silk worm display, and a display of silk art and textiles.

Art in the Garden
July 13, 2018 – September 30, 2018
The Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR

Join us for Art in the Garden, which features stunning art installations in the Garden throughout the summer!

Let's Combo! A Fun, Interactive Garden Design Workshop
Saturday • July 28, 2018 • 11:00am
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR

With Darcy Daniels, designer with Bloomtown® Gardens and creator of Have fun, get inspired, and soak up garden-making tips from design pro Darcy Daniels, designer with Bloomtown® Gardens and creator of This hands-on, interactive combo-making exercise will be delivered in a small group format. Darcy will give a brief presentation sharing some of her top tips for creating successful plant combinations, after which participants will venture into the nursery to create combinations from the plants available. The group will reconvene to “workshop” what attendees came up with. Darcy will lead a discussion and provide supportive feedback so that participants can to learn from each other and grow their skills in this practical and participatory class. Limited to 12 students.

Build Your Own Earthworm Hotel
Saturday, July 28, 2018 • 11:00am(V)
Al’s Garden Center, Gresham, Wilsonville(V), OR

Earthworms play a major role in the ecosystems in which they reside as well as in the world. They effectively recycle nutrients from rotting material and help aerate the soil. Join us to create your very own worm "guests" included!

Bonsai is for Everyone
Saturday, July 28, 2018 • 1:00pm
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR

With Lucy Davenport of Bonsai Akira. Lucy Davenport of Bonsai Akira will cover the elements of styling- taking a plant specimen from nursery stock to a finished bonsai. The class will include an overview of the techniques of styling, including root pruning, branch pruning, wiring, and leaf reduction. This allows persons with any level of experience to participate. Bring a plant or just come to learn.

Art and Wine in the Garden
Saturday & Sunday, July 28 & July 29, 2018
Garland Nursery, Corvallis, OR

Our stunning gardens provide the perfect backdrop as you wander through all the beautiful arts and crafts from over 30 plus local artists. All the while, you can enjoy great wine! Free to the public. Wine, food, arts and crafts foe purchase. This weekend is a good ole’ fashioned good time! 5470 NE Highway 20, Corvallis, OR 97330.

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