August 4, 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!

Portland Nursery Summer Houseplant Sale
Thursday-Wednesday, August 2-8, 2018 • Store Hours
Portland Nursery (Stark & Division), Portland, OR

30% off all Houseplants including indoor Bonsai and Orchids, 30% off all Decorative Pots. Purchase a plant and a pot and get a free Pot-Up!
Largest Selection at our Division location.

Botanical Art with Jane Nash (Two-part Class)
Saturday, August 4, 2018 • 9:00am–12:00pm
Saturday, August 18, 2018 • 9:00am–12:00pm
Leach Botanical Garden, Portland, OR

You will begin with detailed sketches of your favorite flower or plant in colored pencil or watercolor. These sketches will then inspire creation of a finished 12” x 18” botanical illustration that is ready to frame. This class is suitable for all art skill levels. Supplies provided. Located in the Upper Meadow tent. Preregistration required. Adult class suitable for all skill levels. $70 for the series To register visit or call 503-823-1671. Leach Botanical Garden, 6704 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97236.

Grow a Hairy Caterpiller
Saturday, August 4, 2018 • 11:00am(W)
Saturday, August 11, 2018 • 11:00am(S)
Saturday, August 18, 2018 • 11:00am(G)
Saturday, August 25, 2018 • 11:00am(V)
Al’s Garden Center, Woodburn, Sherwood, Gresham, Wilsonville(V), OR

We will teach your young gardener about planting seeds and germination with this fun garden project! Each child will pant their very own "hairy" caterpillar to take home, water, and watch grow before their eyes. Do you have a tomato for our Great Big Tomato Contest? Don't forget to bring it in! It is also the official contest weigh-in and we will be awarding the prizes for the biggest tomatoes. Cost: $7.50 to cover the cost of materials.

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