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Urban Weeds

March 6

9 to 11:30 AM, VIRTUAL

Attracting Pollinators

March 13

9 to 11:30 AM, VIRTUAL

Forest Bathing Walks

March 21

10 AM to 12:30 PM, MANOR HOUSE

Forest Bathing Walks

April 4

10 AM to 12:30 PM, MANOR HOUSE

education  posts

Forest Bathing Walks

Shinrin Guided walks with Irene Bailey

Beneficial Insects VIRTUAL – presented by EMSWCD

Meet the beetles, bugs, flies, lacewings and other invertebrates such as spiders and centipedes that work around the clock to provide free pest control.

Attracting Pollinators VIRTUAL – presented by EMSWCD

Learn about the different kinds of pollinators that might be living in your garden and how to support them!

Urban Weeds VIRTUAL – presented by EMSWCD

Learn weed identification and tips!

Introductions to Mushroom Identification – VIRTUAL

Learn about mushrooms with Leah Bendlin

City Nature Challenge 2021

Ideas and resources to help you look for, find, attract, and document nature in your house or yard!

Ikebana in a Box – VIRTUAL

Japanese floral art with Nana Bellerud

New Scavenger Hunts for Your Garden Visit!

Explore the garden and make discoveries!

Fun Activities – August 25

Portland State researchers have launched a website that pinpoints trees in Portland…

Fun Activities – August 18

Covid 19 getting to you physically and mentally?

“Nature itself is the best physician.”
– Hippocrates

Fun Activities – August 11

BIRDS, BUTTERFLIES, PLANTS & TREES!

Fun Activities – July 7

Learn about Bees & Butterflies & Become a Community Scientist!

Fun Activities – June 20

There is plenty to do during this time of physical distancing, from community science projects for all ages, to fun and engaging stories and videos for little children.

Fun Activities – June 13

Fun Activities - June 13Educational Activities for All Ages While Sheltering in PlaceThere is plenty to do during this time of physical distancing, from community science projects for all ages, to fun and engaging stories and videos for little children.Check back each...

Fun Activities – June 6

There is plenty to do during this time of physical distancing, from community science projects for all ages, to fun and engaging stories and videos for little children.

Fun Activities – May 30

There is plenty to do during this time of physical distancing, from community science projects for all ages, to fun and engaging stories and videos for little children.

Fun Activities – May 23

There is plenty to do during this time of physical distancing, from community science projects for all ages, to fun and engaging stories and videos for little children.

Community Habitat Enhancement Project

“This area is toast!” A restoration expert’s reaction to Leach Garden’s eastern five acres sounds daunting but knowing that the magical beauty of Garden grew from the remains of a pig farm provides great hope and momentum.

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