EVENTS CALENDAR
Saturday,
September 15, 2018

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! www.oregongarden.org

2018 NW Bonsai Rendezvous
Friday-Sunday, September 14-16, 2018
Milwaukie Community Center, Portland, OR


Join the Bonsai Society of Portland for 2018 NW Bonsai Rendezvous, 2 1/2 days packed with exciting workshops, world class bonsai exhibits, demonstrations, critiques and marketplace. Guest artists include Ryan Neil, Michael Hagedorn, Matt Reel, Bobby Curttright and several other local award winning bonsai artists. Get more information or register at www.bonsairendezvous.org or contact Jan Hettick, janhettick@comcast.net, 503-504-7760 for a registration form



Healing Gardens: Promoting Health and Well Being
Saturday & Sunday, September 15 & 16, 2018 • 9:30am-5:00pm
Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Portland, OR


Legacy Therapeutic Garden Program presents its 15th therapeutic garden conference. The natural environment can foster well-being and enhance people's ability to function. Join with conference participants to learn and share strategies to promote interdisciplinary approaches to planning, programming. Target participants: Therapists, landscape architects, planners, designers, fundraising teams, horticulturists, garden volunteers, activity professionals, public garden professionals, health and human service providers, parks and recreation teams, students and philanthropists. Conference objectives: Learners will be able to:
Identify needs of and stressors for families, patients and employees in the health care setting, identify three nature resources to combat stress, outline processes and strategies to promote interdisciplinary approaches to planning, programming, sustainability and evaluation of gardens and identify three to five new resources to aide in program development.

Cancellation Policy: Seven calendar days before Saturday, Sept.15, is possible with $30 processing fee retained. If less than seven calendar days cancellation, there is no refund of fees. Legacy Emanuel Medical Center Lorenzen Conference Center, 2801 N Gantenbein Ave, Portland, Oregon 97227. www.legacyhealthevents.org

Seeds: Sowing/Harvesting/Saving
Saturday, September 15, 2018 • 10:00am
Learning Garden at Jenkins Estate, Beaverton, OR


Presenter: Sarah Gramm Wolf. What the seed packets don’t tell you when planting seeds; heirloom varieties and seed harvesting (when to harvest, how to clean the seeds); seed saving (storage conditions); and do-it-yourself viability testing before planting your saved seeds. Pioneers brought their saved seeds with them when they crossed the Oregon Trail … the tiny, mighty seed!

In the Garden Series, Learning Garden at Jenkins Estate, 8005 SW Grabhorn, Beaverton, OR 97007. On weekends, use the Camp Rivendale entrance on Grabhorn Road, park, then walk past the play structure down to the Learning Garden. Free event, free parking, no registration needed. *Class is approved for one hour MG Education Credit. www.washingtoncountymastergardeners.org

Learning Garden Open House
Saturday, September 15, 2018 • 10:00am-1:00pm
Learning Garden at Jenkins Estate, Beaverton, OR


Tour the Master Gardener Learning Garden and attend FREE workshops, get help on your gardening questions from Master Gardeners at the Master Gardener Clinic held on site.

Learning Garden at Jenkins Estate, 8005 SW Grabhorn, Beaverton, OR 97007. On weekends, use the Camp Rivendale entrance on Grabhorn Road, park, then walk past the play structure down to the Learning Garden. Free event, free parking, no registration needed. www.washingtoncountymastergardeners.org

Chalkboard Planters
Saturday, September 15, 2018 • 11:00am(G)
Saturday, September 22, 2018 • 11:00am(V)
Al's Garden & Home, Gresham, Wilsonville(V), OR


Just in time for back to school, these adorable terra cotta pots are perfect for a teacher's gift or a fun container to display at home. We will be planting a flower in a terra cotta pot and personalizing it by attaching a chalkboard label, specially designed and written on by your child. Cost: $7.50 to cover the cost of materials.

Bonsai Class: Fall Care
Saturday, September 15, 2018 • 11:00am
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA


Learn how your work in the fall will set you up for achieving your desired results next spring. We will discuss and demonstrate how pruning and wiring choices can make the most this crucial time of year. 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. www.tsugawanursery.com



Winterize: Putting your Garden to Bed
Saturday, September 15, 2018 • 11:00am
Learning Garden at Jenkins Estate, Beaverton, OR


Presenter: Sue Ryburn. Fall signals the coming of our winter months and the time to prepare the garden for cooler, wetter days. Learn about steps to protect your plants, take advantage of the indoors for some garden tasks, prepare for spring and also support the ecosystem in your garden.

Learning Garden at Jenkins Estate, 8005 SW Grabhorn, Beaverton, OR 97007. On weekends, use the Camp Rivendale entrance on Grabhorn Road, park, then walk past the play structure down to the Learning Garden. Free event, free parking, no registration needed. *Class is approved for one hour MG Education Credit. www.washingtoncountymastergardeners.org

Harvest the Good Life Hoedown
Saturday, September 15, 2018 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR

Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR C’mon down to celebrate the harvest.... Time to put your hoes down and party up! 

 
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