EVENTS CALENDAR
Sunday
, September 15, 2019

Art in the Garden
July 14–September 22, 2019
The Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR


Enjoy stunning art installations, created by local artists, on display throughout the Garden. The event kicks off with an opening reception and opportunity to meet the artists. www.oregongarden.org

Fall Garden Fair
Saturday & Sunday, September 14 & 15, 2019 • 10:00am-5:00pm
The Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR


The Oregon Garden is so excited to once again partner with the Oregon State Federation of Garden Clubs to present the second annual Fall Garden Fair! Join us for an event that invites visitors of all ages to engage with and learn about gardening in the state of Oregon. Peruse a horticultural showcase to learn more about the plants that grow in our region, attend a judged floral show, find a new addition for your own garden from local nurseries and garden artists at the plant sale and get inspired at one of our educational demonstrations. Above all, enjoy the thriving gardening community we’re so lucky to be a part of!

Activities: Plant and garden sale, floral showcase, horticultural showcase, judged floral design show, educational demonstrations, hands-on workshops, live bee demonstration hive, free gardening book and magazine swap, children’s crafts and activities, hourly raffle drawing… and more! www.oregongarden.org

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 website.

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



Fall Rose Show
Saturday, September 14, 2019 • 12:00pm-8:00pm
Sunday, September 15, 2019 • 11:00am-5:00pm
Lloyd Center, Portland, OR


The Portland Rose Society presents its annual Fall Rose Show on September 14 & 15, 2019, at Lloyd Center. Join us to explore the variety of roses from the quarter-inch micro-minis to the 8 inch standard blooms. from the exotic green rose to the red rose hips, from the calm colors of the "Peace" rose to the raucous shades of "Ring Of Fire". You can find us on the second floor near Ulta Beauty. The show opens to the public at noon on Saturday, September 14, and is available for viewing until the Mall closes at 8 p.m. On Sunday, September 15, the show opens at 11 a.m. and runs until 5 p.m. when the remaining blooms will be distributed to the public. Entries will be accepted Saturday morning from 6:30am to 9:30am New entries are encouraged and welcomed and there will be designated people to help new exhibitors prepare their roses. Our aim is to help Portlanders learn more about roses, their care and beauty, and just maybe, find a new rose to plant this fall. At Lloyd Center on the second floor by Ulta Beauty. www.portlandrosesociety.org

Conifers
Sunday, September 15, 2019 • 1:00pm-2:00pm
Garland Nursery, Corvallis, OR


Conifers are truly the backbone of any Pacific Northwest landscape. When everything else has gone dormant your conifers will be the stars of the garden. Come explore the wild and wonderful world of conifers with Garland’s own Patrick Meehan. www.garlandnursery.com

 
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