EVENTS CALENDAR
Saturday
, December 7, 2019

Christmas in the Garden, presented by Power Kia
November 29, 2019-January 5, 2020
The Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR


Enjoy an immersive holiday event based on a traditional European-style Christmas Market, where you can experience the sights, sounds and smells of the season. Stroll through the forest and our one million lights, while sipping a warm, spicy gluhwein. Feast on a variety of international dining options from pizza to fondue. Explore our Market vendors and find the perfect Christmas gift. Enjoy music from choirs and cozy up to a wood-burning fire pit. Those more adventurous will enjoy ice skating or snowless tubing, while the rest of the crew watches from the comfort of our fully-covered, heated tents. Our event is designed for friends and family to linger, enjoy time together and experience the traditions that make this time of year so special. www.oregongarden.org

ZooLights
November 29, 2019-January 5, 2020
The Oregon Zoo

As you walk around the zoo, you'll see a dazzling display of more than 1.5 million lights, and experience the zoo in a whole new way.
In addition to visiting elephants, mountain goats and other wildlife, you can ride the popular lighted train and carousel, and enjoy hot drinks and local food carts. Photos with Santa will be available for the little ones every evening through Dec. 24.
Pricing varies depending on the date. www.oregonzoo.org

Tsugawa Christmas Open House Weekend
Friday-Sunday, December 6-8, 2019
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA


Join us for a three day event, celebrating this wondrous season. We'll have Christmas decorations and trees on display, cut and living Christmas trees, tons of beautiful plants, and great gift ideas for everyone on your list. We'll also have seminars on Saturday (see below). Check our emails and Facebook for a special coupon good all weekend. We hope you will join us and help us celebrate! SAVE THE DATE!! www.tsugawanursery.com

Mason Bees Cocoon Cleaning
Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 10:00am-12:00pm
PCC Rock Creek, Portland, OR


Presenter: Ron Spendal, Master Gardener. The third of three presentations on mason bees. This is a hands-on workshop showing how to extract, clean, and store mason bees. LOCATION: WCMGA Education Garden at PCC Rock Creek. PCC Rock Creek Building 4 Workroom, 17705 NW Springville Rd. Portland, OR 97229.

Christmas Creations DIY
Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 10:00am
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA


Join Dana and Karlene as they share their expertise on indoor and outdoor containers for the winter months. A variety of plants and fresh cut greens will be discussed and displayed. After class discussion we will assist you in making your own Christmas creation. This may be in the form of a centerpiece or a Christmas greens container. You may bring your own container or purchase one of ours. For attendees, we will be offering a 50% discount on all containers used for the class.
Class fee: $25.00 for a centerpiece ; $35.00 for a container. www.tsugawanursery.com



Winter Faire
Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 10:00am-4:00pm
Leach Botanical Garden, Portland, OR


Enjoy a walk in the winter garden and then stop by the Manor House and Garden Gift Shop for festivities and sales! Storewide 20% off sale in the Garden Gift Shop. Local artisans, complimentary hot beverages, specialty wreaths, baked goods. Visit the winter garden, sip a hot beverage, support local craftspeople, and get 20% off of everything in the shop! www.leachgarden.org



Christmas Wreath and Bow Making Class
Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 11:00am–12:30pm
Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR


Make your own gorgeous Holiday Wreath from Noble Fir, Pine, Incense Cedar, and other natural Pacific Northwest materials. Ron will demonstrate and give one-on-one help to ensure your wreath will be as beautiful as it is unique! All materials to make a full and festive wreath are included with the price of the class, but participants are encouraged to bring a special keepsake ornament to add to their wreath. Bring pruners and gloves if you have them. Participants must register before Wednesday, December 4th. Sorry, no refunds after December 4th. Cost: $45/person. www.bloomingjunction.com



Wreath Making Class
Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Garland Nursery, Corvallis, OR


Martha Stewart has nothing on you! This holiday season you made your very own wreath out of fresh greens! Bask in the glory of the tidal wave of compliments on your handmade creation. Our busy lil elves will instruct you on how to become the wreath craftsman of your dreams! Cost: $35 Preregistration required. Call 541-753-6601 to reserve your spot! Garland Nursery, 5470 NE Highway 20, Corvallis, OR. www.garlandnursery.com



Natural Ornaments
Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 11:00am(W)
Saturday, December 14, 2019 • 11:00am(S)
Saturday, December 21, 2019 • 11:00am (G, V)
Al's Garden & Home, Woodburn, Sherwood, Gresham, Wilsonville(V), OR


Winter fun starts with this great holiday craft project. Create cute and silly natural ornaments for your tree out of tree cookies, paint pens, clothes pins, and of course glitter! Keep your ornament or give it as a holiday gift. www.als-gardencenterevents.com



Wreath Making Workshop
Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 12:30pm
Saturday, December 14, 2019 • 12:30pm
Portland Nursery (Stark), Portland, OR


With Portland Nursery Staff. Come create a beautiful wreath for your door this holiday season! Portland Nursery staff will supply the technical know-how, you bring your own special style, your gloves and pruners. We will make a 12” wreath with fresh greens and other decoration. We will provide pruners, but please bring a pair if you have some. Dress warmly! Class limit 10 people. $35 materials fee. www.portlandnursery.com



Wreath Making Workshops
Saturday • December 7, 2019 • 12:30pm
Sunday • December 8, 2019 • 10:00am
Saturday • December 14, 2019 • 10:00am
Sunday • December 15, 2019 • 12:30pm
Portland Nursery (Division), Portland, OR


With Portland Nursery Staff. Create your own fresh and beautiful wreath for the holidays! You will be guided through the process of making a wreath that is unique to you and guaranteed to bring holiday cheer into your home! Feel free to bring your own special decorative elements to add to your wreath. Extra special embellishments to personalize your wreath available to purchase additionally.
Class limited to 12. $35 fee (pay at register after class) covers materials for a mixed green wreath with pinecones and handmade bow. Please bring gloves and hand pruners. www.portlandnursery.com



Holiday Gift Bonsai
Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 1:00pm
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA


Join Fabio as he helps you prepare a bonsai for yourself or for your holiday gift giving. Basic bonsai care will be discussed and expert help will be provided to assist you as you prepare your bonsai. There will be a selection of materials provided for purchase to complete your project.
Class Fee: Will range from $40.00 to $100.00 depending on what type of plant material you choose. www.tsugawanursery.com



Macramé Hanger
Saturday, December 7, 2019 • 1:00pm-2:00pm
Garland Nursery, Corvallis, OR


Cost: $25.00. It’s retro, it’s modern, it’s back and all the cool kids are doing it. The elves of Garland will show you how to make your very own macramé hanger. Have your potted plants at home fight it out (Not to the death! Just a friendly competition.) over who gets the honor of being The Macramé Plant! Or perhaps you’d prefer to walk your brand new hand-crafted (By you no less!) hanger around the nursery to find the perfect potted plant.… Garland Nursery, 5470 NE Highway 20, Corvallis, OR. www.garlandnursery.com

 
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