Celebration of the
November 1-21, 2021
Lan Su Chinese Garden, Portland, OR
Make way pumpkins, this is the season for
chrysanthemums! At Lan Su we are celebrating the
chrysanthemum in November with our Chrysanthemum Penjing
Exhibit a unique artform that will inspire with wonder.
The illustrious history of the Chrysanthemum is honored
through presentations on Chinese medicine, floral arts
displays, cultivation and demonstrations and more!
Nov 1-21: Chrysanthemum Penjing Exhibit
Nov 1-21: Chrysanthemum Floral Arts Display
Featuring local floral designers, Michelle Dummer,
Michelle Koeppe & Thang Ngo on Nov 6 & 7.
Nov 2, 9 & 16: Classical Chinese Medicine Lecture Series
Chrysanthemums as medicine from a classical Chinese
perspective with Dr. Gabriel Forest Weiss.
Nov 14: Cultivating Chrysanthemum Penjing
A talk with Asian gardening consultant, Mark Vossbrink.
Nov 20: The Chrysanthemums of Lan Su
A display and demonstration with Lan Su horticulturist,
Carla Lilyquist & horticulture volunteer, Janet
Nov 20: Chrysanthemum Q&A
Q & A table with Maymelle Wong of the Portland
Week of Lights
Thursday-Sunday, November 4-7, 2021
Als Garden and Home, Sherwood(4th), Gresham(5th),
Wilsonville(6th), Woodburn(7th), OR
The Holiday Season is almost here, and our Week of
Lights is back! From November 4th through the 7th, save
20% on Christmas merchandise and more all day long at
Al's. When the sun goes down, the lights really begin to
shine! Start the Holiday season with food, drinks,
Christmas music and a Special after-hours shopping
experience. For those attending the Al's of Woodburn
event, there will be a farm tour of poinsettias where an
Al's growing expert will walk you through the process of
how our wide varieties of poinsettias are grown.
Each store will have their own night to shine (see dates
and times below).
Al's of Sherwood November 4, 2021 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Al's of Gresham November 5, 2021 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Al's of Wilsonville November 6, 2021 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Al's of Woodburn November 7, 2021 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Poinsettia Tour leaves from the Woodburn store at
Cooking with Pumpkin
Saturday, November 6, 2021 10:00am11:00am
Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR
Pumpkins are delicious and nutritious! Learn how to take
your Halloween decor from whole pumpkin to gourmet dish
in this class taught by farmer Justin featuring autumn
inspired sweet and savory recipes. $15/person Register