EVENTS CALENDAR
Monday-Friday
, September 30-October 4, 2019

Bauman Farms Harvest Festival
September 21-October 31, 2019
Bauman Farms, Gervais, OR


Opening Day: September 21, 2019! We’ve been having Fun On The Farm Since 1895. Come early and spend the day with us! With so many fun things to do where do you start? This year there are more than 25 activities for kids of all ages. The farm is transformed into an activity center with mazes, obstacle courses, giggle-worthy rides, oodles of farm animals and memories-a-plenty! Plan on spending the day with us for Fall Family Fun….All Day Long! www.baumanshf.com

E.Z. Orchards Harvest Festival
Thru Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 10:00am-6:00pm
E.Z. Orchards, Salem, OR


October in Oregon is a magical time of year! Each October the Market and Farm pull together to host you at our HarvestFest! This time of year brings a new meaning to "hustle and bustle!" Fresh apples and pears arrive from our orchards daily and the pumpkin patch and corn maze are ready for visitors. Our store is still full of great local foods, as well as a large number of fun decorations, packaged foods, and fall gift items. 5504 Hazelgreen Rd NE, Salem, OR 97305. www.ezorchards.com

Drought Tolerant Plants for a Water Wise World
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 • 6:50pm
Griffith Park Building, Beaverton, OR


Presenter: Ron Guilford, Retail Manager, Blooming Junction Nursery Understanding the difference between Drought Tolerant and Drought Resistant plants is important; understanding why we need to incorporate them in the landscape is crucial. Location: City of Beaverton, Griffith Park Building, Room 330, 4755 SW Griffith DR, Beaverton, OR 97014 (sponsored by Washington County Master Gardeners Assn. No registration needed, free parking, free event.)

Leach Garden Weekly Honeybee Hikes
Wednesdays thru December 10, 2019 • 10:00am-11:00am
Leach Botanical Garden, Portland, OR


Join us for a weekly garden exploration just for preschoolers. Your little one will look for wildlife, listen to the wind and the creek, touch a thimble-berry leaf, water the Children's Discovery Garden and maybe even eat a raspberry right off the vine! Then pause while our guide reads the group a story before helping the children craft something fun. Each week is different with seasonal themes.

This hike takes place Wednesdays, 10:00-11:00am from February 6, 2019–December 11, 2019. Ages: 2–5 years, accompanied by an adult. Dress for the weather! $3.00 per child, non-walkers free. Punch cards available in the Leach Garden Gift House—purchase 5 hikes and get the 6th one free.

Meeting places will change during construction. Meet in the upper garden through March. From April - December, please check the website to confirm meeting location and parking information. Groups with 10+ children/adults must preregister by contacting the Education Coordinator, 503-823-1671. Please check website for possible cancellations. Leach Botanical Garden, 6704 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97236.

 
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