August 18, 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!

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 18, 2018 • 11:00am(G)
Saturday, August 25, 2018 • 11:00am(V)
Al’s Garden Center, 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.

Bonsai Class: Topic TBA
Saturday, August 18, 2018 • 11:00am
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodburn, 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.

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