(Free) Urban Weeds Workshop

Weeds! We all have them. Come learn how to identify the most common garden and landscape weeds along with some of the other more notorious plant invaders of the region. We will walk you through how these aggressive plants take over in your yard and provide some simple yet effective tips that will...

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PCC Composting Assistant

Portland Community College Sustainability is looking for an enthusiastic individual, that doesn’t mind getting their hands dirty, to join our team in a part-time, temporary capacity to advance the college’s sustainability and waste management efforts. Under direction of the District Sustainability...

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(Free) Urban Weeds Workshop

The East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District (EMSWCD) invites you to join a FREE Workshop on Urban Weeds. Date: Wed, Oct. 2 Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Location: St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church (Hosted by Friends of Nadaka) Address: 17405 NE Glisan St, Portland, 97230 About the Class:...

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EMSWCD Free Conservation Gardening Workshops

FREE Natural Gardening Workshops Coming Your Way This Fall! Fall is the perfect time of year to start planning your outdoor projects! The cool weather and coming rains provides a perfect opportunity to plant fruit trees and other perennials, design your landscape with native plants, prepare your...

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History of Botanical Gardens – Chet Orloff

With beautiful photos and entertaining stories, Chet Orloff will take us from the gardens of antiquity forward to the great documentary gardens of the 18th and 19th centuries and finally to the gardens of our own Pacific Northwest.  He will discuss the work of some of the great names in garden...

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School Garden Coordinator Certificate Training

registration is now open for the School Garden Coordinator Certificate Training June 17-21st in Portland, OR. School garden volunteers, teachers, food service staff and non-profit educators from around the country come together for a week of hands-on learning and school garden tours. If you have...

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Volunteer Field Trip Leader Spring 2019

Are you passionate about teaching, nature, or working with children? If so, consider volunteering with the Sauvie Island Center this spring! Volunteers are trained to lead or co-lead small groups of elementary school students through hands-on activities about plant life cycles, pollination, soil...

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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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Zenger Farm Executive Director

Zenger Farm is seeking a new Executive Director! The Executive Director will guide the farm’s development in alignment with our mission to promote sustainable food systems, environmental stewardship, social justice, and access to good food for all. Zenger Farm has an annual operating budget of...

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Village Building Convergence

The Village Building Convergence starts in just over a week! Our Placemaking sites are finalizing their schedules, and we’ll send up another update in a few days. About half of the sites have info now, and we’re updating as the info comes in. Visit this page to see what’s up in...

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