Green Schools Conference & Expo

The Green Schools Conference & Expo is the only national event to bring together all the players involved in making green schools a reality: people who lead, operate, build and teach in U.S. schools. Two days of programming offer inspiring keynote speakers, informative workshops and breakout...

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FREE Rain Gardens 101 Workshop

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.

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FREE Native Plants Workshop

Explore the benefits of gardening with Native plants. Discover Portland’s most common native plant communities, learn which species do well in similar growing conditions, and get tips to help them thrive.

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Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde Educator workshop

Join staff from the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde Community of Oregon in an educator workshop focused on cultural history, current tribal programs, and how to foster collaboration between indigenous and non-indigenous communities. The workshop includes a guided tour of Fort Yamhill, and...

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Jobs: Sauvie Island Center

Sauvie Island Center is accepting applications for spring and summer interns and volunteer farm field trip leaders. Interns commit to one weekday per week for 10 weeks of spring field trips (April through June) plus one training day. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis but must be...

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Summer Job Opportunities with PP&R Environmental Education!

Are you responsible, silly, curious about the world, and interested in connecting children with nature? Are you hoping to hone your skills as an educator? Spend your summer working at Portland Parks and Recreation’s Nature Day Camp! Our summer camp staff is comprised of teens and young adults (16...

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Trackers Outdoor Camp Educator

Our mission at Trackers: Greater connection to nature and community. Join our team and teach authentic outdoor skills to kids. At Trackers Camps we build shelters from the forest while teaching wilderness survival. All ages farm, fish, LARP, kayak, rock climb, blacksmith, and more. Even children...

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FREE Urban Weeds Workshop

Come learn about the most common garden and landscape weeds. You’ll find out how these aggressive plants take over in your yard, and get tips that will help you get the upper hand without turning to synthetic herbicides.

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FREE Rain Gardens 101 Workshop

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.

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FREE Beneficial Insects Workshop

Are you battling pests in your urban garden? Meet the beetles, bugs, flies, lacewings and other invertebrates such as spiders and centipedes that work around the clock to provide free pest control. You will discover plant types and management practices that provide habitat to attract and sustain...

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Oregon Zoo Youth Advisory Council

The Oregon Zoo is pleased to announce the launch of our Youth Advisory Council. This exciting new effort will focus on supporting emerging leaders in the conservation field age 18-25 in their leadership development as they serve in an advisory capacity for the Oregon Zoo. Members will provide...

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FREE Native Plants Workshop

Explore the benefits of gardening with Native plants. Discover Portland’s most common native plant communities, learn which species do well in similar growing conditions, and get tips to help them thrive.

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