FREE Rain Gardens Workshop

Brought to you by East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District, these FREE workshops show participants how to create low-maintenance, low cost landscapes that conserve water, prevent pollution, and create healthy habitat for local birds & wildlife.

Rain Gardens 101
Saturday, 10/7 from 9:00AM – 1:00PM
Trinity United Methodist Church – 3901 SE Steele St.
Learn how rain gardens add beauty and color to your yard while helping restore the health of urban streams at the same time. You will get step-by-step details on how to plan, design and build your own rain garden. Where possible, workshop includes a short tour of a nearby rain garden.

Workshop: Selecting the Right Tree

Join Julie Fukuda with Urban Forestry as she showcases species that perform well in our region. Flowers, fall color, diversity, and fruits and nuts for wildlife are just a few characteristics that will be covered at this FREE workshop!  Hosted at Zenger Farm, Saturday, December 17th from 9:00-11:00AM.  For more information, visit the Facebook event here.

SE Portland Air Monitoring Project FREE Workshop

September 29th, 5-8pm
September 30th, 6-8pm
Brentwood-Darlington Community Center, 7211 SE 62nd Ave

Are you concerned about the air quality in our neighborhood? Then join Neighbors for Clean Air and Portland State University’s research team for the SE Portland Air Monitoring Project FREE Workshop. For more information, visit them on the web at whatsinourair.org or on Facebook.