Beaumont-Wilshire Neighborhood Association

Two Free Workshops: Native Plants and Slough 101

Native Plant Workshop (Spanish speaker available)
Explore the benefits of gardening with Native plants! This workshop will introduce you to common native plant communities in Portland, show examples of species that do well in similar growing conditions, share successful planting tips that will help them thrive and more! You’ll walk away with loads of information so you can decide which native plants will work well in your yard.
**¡Aprenda sobre las plantas nativas a nuestra región y llévese consejos para ayudar a su jardín prosperar! Esta presentación destacara las mejores opciones y condiciones ambientales para que usted pueda utilizar las mejores especies de plantas en su jardín. Clase en inglés con hispanohablante disponible.

Date: March 2nd (Wednesday)
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Whitaker Ponds Nature Park
7040 NE 47th Ave
Portland, OR 97218

Registration and More Information:
Questions? Contact Karen Carrillo at or 503-281-1132

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Twitter Link: #sloughlove #watershed

Join the Columbia Slough Watershed Council March 12 for Slough 101, a FREE workshop about the Columbia Slough watershed and its unique story. Slough 101 covers local history, water, wildlife, and current issues in the watershed with eight local experts. Explore watershed health, environmental issues and recreation opportunities in N-NE Portland, Gresham and Fairview.

Pre-registration is required. The workshop is free and presented with the sponsorship of the Bureau of Environmental Services and the Portland Water Bureau. Light refreshments will be provided. Suitable for adults and teens 14 & up.

Slough 101
Date: March 12th (Saturday)
Time: 9am – 12: 45pm

Water Pollution Control Lab
6543 N Burlington Ave
Portland, OR 97203

Registration and More Information:
(503) 281-1132
Questions? Contact Karen Carrillo at or 503-281-1132

Karen Carrillo
Outreach & Events Director

Columbia Slough Watershed Council
7040 NE 47th Ave
Portland, OR 97218

To foster action to protect, enhance, restore and revitalize the Slough and its watershed

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