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August Garden Events

Art Under the Sun
August 7 –  5pm – 9pm Hanna Farms
A dozen local artists gather for an open air show in the garden.

HPSO Gen(i)us ProgramL Fanfare of Trumpets – Summer Garden Non-Stop Performers
August 10 – 7 pm
Multnomah Center 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219
Maurice Horn, Joy Creek Nursery will  highlight many of the very best perennials for summer flowering. He will offer useful tips about selection and cultivation. Plants for sale too! $5.00 – Tickets available at the door (cash or checks only, please).

Zenger Farms 2nd Annual Picnic
August 14, 6pm – on
Celebrate Farming in the City!
No reservations necessary, just show up! Admission is sliding scale $15-$35. Children under 12 free. Cash or checks preferred.

Vermicomposting and Building a Worm Bin
August 18 – 6pm – 8pm
Growing Gardens
Learn how to turn your kitchen scraps into rich compost using red wiggler worms. This hands-on workshop will include building worm bins. All participants wil go home with a worm bin and red wigglers. Workshop cost – $40. Sign up today. Call  Rodney at 503-284-8420.

Metro Natural Gardening Seminars
Ongoing presentations for the general public co-sponsored by OSU Extension Service
http://www.oregonmetro.gov/index.cfm/go/by.web/id=576

Coastal Rivers and Streams Watershed School
August 26 and 27
Tillamook State Forest Center
http://extension.oregonstate.edu/watershed/

Rainwater Harvesting Training
Monday, August 30
Clackamas Community College
http://www.conservationdistrict.org/

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Author: beedazzled

BeeDazzled Gardens creates specialized perennial beds and containers that attract beneficial insects, birds, and butterflies.

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