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July 28, 2019

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

Botanical Ecodyeing Silk Scarves
Sunday, July 28, 2019 • 9:00am–3:30pm
Leach Botanical Garden, Portland, OR


With Anna Zell. Botanical printing uses historical methods to capture colors, textures, and shapes found in nature – resulting in stunning plant portraits on fabric. Textile artist Anna Zell will lead you step-by-step through this environmentally gentle process that permanently transfers botanical pigments without synthetic dyes, inks or paints. You’ll take home your own eco-printed silk noil and a crepe de chine or charmeuse silk scarf, and you’ll have the knowledge to make more for yourself, or as spectacular gifts for others. Includes all silk fabric and dying supplies. (See Anna’s work at www.facebook.com/annazelldesigns). Cost: $130general/$120 Leach Garden Friend. Leach Botanical Garden, 6704 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97236. 503-823-1671 www.leachgarden.org

 
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