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Stewardship Saturday at Whitaker Ponds

Face coverings required. Come join the CSWC and Portland Parks and Recreation as we add some more native plants to one of our favorite Natural Areas, Whitaker Ponds! Grab a shovel and sword fern as we dig into this great urban natural area. Register to volunteer here! https://www.columbiaslough.org/events-list/stewardship-saturday-at-whitaker-ponds

Portland, OR

12/5/20 9:00 AM

Medford Parks and Greenways Cleanup - Hawthorne Park

CALLING ALL MEDFORD PARKS AND GREENWAY CLEANUP VOLUNTEERS! Join us at a Medford Park from 8 AM - 11 AM! Please join us for these events that mean so much to our City’s keeping our rivers and streams clean and healthy. Your continuing efforts are appreciated! This event will take place along Bear Creek, and will be in partnership with Medford Police Department and Parks Department. Join this Cleanup and Education Event! You will be given further details by contacting Michael by email or phone. Many thanks, Michael (541) 774-2695 michael.mace@cityofmedford.org

Medford, OR

12/5/20 9:00 AM

Mary S. Young Park Work Party for December - PLANTING NATIVE PLANTS

DECEMBER IS PLANTING MONTH! Join us at the beloved Mary S. Young Park to help restore the habitat for wildlife and humans at these first Saturday work days. This month we are planning to plant 1000 native plants. Volunteers have worked continuously for more than 10 years to remove ivy and other non-native vegetation, plant native plants and trees, build trails, etc. You will get a good workout and feel good about contributing to the health of this beautiful forest. Tools are provided. Work gloves and sturdy footwear recommended. Activities include: Planting native plants. Meet at Mary S. Young State Park in West Linn Google maps - https://goo.gl/maps/XXneyqo6Bpx

West Linn, OR

12/5/20 9:00 AM

Swan Island Boat Ramp Clean Up (Se habla español)

​ Join together with SOLVE and to take care of a little known boat ramp on the Willamette River. Hidden in a quiet corner of Swan Island, the Swan Island Boat Ramp offers public access to the water and a small stretch of beach on a sheltered cove. Help remove harmful plastic litter from the beach before the wind and rain carry it out to sea. Collecting trash improves water quality and protects wildlife from entanglement and mistaking litter for food. Sign up today to have a positive impact on our community and our ecosystem. When: Saturday, December 5, 2020 10:00am - 12:00pm Advanced Registration Required: Pre-registration is required! To help avoid crowding during check-in, please sign up (green button below) ahead of time so you can sign our electronic waiver in advance. Meeting Location: Volunteers will meet at Swan Island Boat Ramp. Look for SOLVE signs and a check in table. MAP. What's Provided: Heavy-duty garbage bags, litter grabbers, and rubber palm work gloves. Volunteers will check in, gear up, hear a safety talk and then spread out to collect litter. What to Bring: Please come wearing a face covering, closed-toed shoes, back pack, snack and a filled reusable water bottle. Check the forecast before you come, and be prepared to be outside for two hours. If you have your own gloves or litter collection gear, you can bring them if you want to. Observe social distancing throughout the cleanup. Parking: There is free parking at the boatramp. Its best if you do not leave valuables in your vehicle. Bathrooms: There is a porta potty, but its condition (clean or not clean) can vary widely. Please plan accordingly. Contact: Contact dan@solveoregon.org with any questions about this event.

Portland, OR

12/5/20 10:00 AM

Detrash Portland - pick up event starting at the N Williams Cartside Food Carts

This Saturday we are back! I want to thank everyone who participated in the Virtual events that we held over the last 2 weekends. Just goes to show that trash pick up is an activity that you can do anywhere at anytime. But this Saturday we will be having another trash pick up event IN PERSON! This IRL event will be held at the Cartside Food Carts located on N Williams just above Broadway and the Moda Center. Date: Saturday, December 5th Time: 10 am Location: Cartside Food Carts Address: 1825 N Williams Ave., Portland, OR 97227 Run Time: 2 hours Due to the limited space of this venue we will be limiting the event to 25 volunteers. We will be meeting at the outdoor dining tables to sign in volunteers and then we will provide equipment including gloves, high-vis vests, bags, and trash grabbers. Everyone is required to wear a MASK at all times. Look for the signs and volunteers wearing high-vis vests. Cartside will also be offering discounts on food and drinks to participants.

Portland, OR

12/5/20 10:00 AM

Medford Parks and Greenways Cleanup - Railroad and Howard School Park

CALLING ALL MEDFORD PARKS AND GREENWAY CLEANUP VOLUNTEERS! Join us at a Medford Park from 8 AM - 11 AM! Please join us for these events that mean so much to our City’s keeping our rivers and streams clean and healthy. Your continuing efforts are appreciated! This event will take place along Bear Creek, and will be in partnership with Medford Police Department and Parks Department. Join this Cleanup and Education Event! You will be given further details by contacting Michael by email or phone. Many thanks, Michael (541) 774-2695 michael.mace@cityofmedford.org

Medford, OR

12/12/20 9:00 AM

SOLVE

2000 SW 1st Ave
Suite 400
Portland, OR 97201
503.844.9571
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