August 26, 2017

Art in the Garden
July 14-September 30, 2017
The Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR

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

Pacific NW Dahlia Show
Saturday-Sunday, August 26-27, 2017
Oaks Park, Portland, OR

Hosted by The Portland Dahlia Society. On display in the Dance Pavilion will be hundreds of dahlias from throughout the northwest region competing for Best in Show as well as arrangements and
a dahlia photo competition. Admission and parking are free.

The Therapeutic Garden Program Celebration
Saturday, August 26, 2017 • 10:00am-1:00pm
Legacy Good Samaritan, Portland, OR

Celebrate 20 years of healing, hope and health 1997-2017 at Good Samaritan Stenzel Healing Garden. June 6, 1997 John King, MD, Legacy CEO and Rehabilitation Institute of Oregon patients lead the garden dedication ceremony. All Legacy team members and community members are invited to join garden celebration activities:

Join us for garden tours, raffle prizes, therapeutic garden information, pet therapy and more. See rehabilitation, recovery and restoration in action in Legacy’s first hospital healing garden. Legacy team members make this a family outing, and get your Good Health Passport stamped for these activities. For more information contact Teresia Hazen coordinator of therapeutic gardens See more about the garden at

The 2017 Annual Dahlia Festival
Saturday-Monday, August 26-28, 2017
Saturday-Monday, September 2-4, 2017
Swan Island Dahlias, Canby, OR

Indoor Display Hours: 10 am to 6 pm; Field Hours: 8 am - 6 pm. A must see for the dahlia lover, or if you just love flowers. View over 400 floral arrangements of dahlias, over 15,000 cut dahlia blooms on display, in our three indoor display rooms. This is the largest display put on by one grower anywhere in the United States!

About The Festival: Floral arranging demonstrations and talk on dahlia culture take place daily during the festival at 1pm. Live dahlia tuber dividing demonstration 12noon to 4pm each day during the festival. You can also take a stroll through and view over 30 acres of dahlias in full bloom during the festival. Be sure to take some cut flowers home with you to extend your visit and remember the beauty.
Dogs are NOT allowed in the indoor display rooms during the 6 days of the festival. Dogs are allowed on the premises and only on a leash. Even though they are allowed we do not recommend them to be brought during this extremely busy event. Thank you for your cooperation and for thinking about the safety of your 4-leggeds friends. Food booths & refreshments will be located at the farm during this event.

Exposed Root Indoor Bonsai
Saturday, August 26, 2017 • 11:00am-1:00pm
Garland Nursery, Corvallis, OR

Create and take home an indoor Exposed root style bonsai using Serissa. Class covers potting, wiring, pruning and care. Fee: $55, includes Serissa, pot, wire and soil.

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