Parks & Recreation

Hit The Trail, Kelly Creek: May 3, 2008

05/03/2008 - 9:00am
05/03/2008 - 1:00pm
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Big Service Day!
Trail Project at Kelly Creek

When: Saturday May 3rd, 2008 9:00AM - 1:00PM

Where: Undetermined. Call for meeting location.

Gresham Parks needs your help to build a new addition of trail to Kelly Creek Trail. This new trail will allow more residents of Kelly Creek Neighborhood to access and enjoy the beauty that Gresham Parks and Trails have to offer!

Let's Get Dirty: May 10, 2008

05/10/2008 - 9:00am
05/10/2008 - 2:00pm
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Gardening at the Zimmerman House

When: Saturday May 10th 2008 9:00AM - 2:00PM

Where: Zimmerman Park
17111 NE Sandy Blvd.

Take a step back into history by volunteering at the Zimmermann House. This 1874 farmhouse is a perfect reflection of typical Columbia River dairy farm life in the late 1800s. Volunteers are needed to weed and prune in the garden, which will contribute to the historical site overall beauty.

SOLV: Down By The Riverside: May 17, 2008

05/17/2008 - 9:00am
05/17/2008 - 1:00pm
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SOLV Down By the Riverside
at Butler Creek Invasive Removal Project

When: Saturday May 17th, 2008 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Where: Butler Creek Greenway
SW Binford Ave and SW Binford Lake Pkwy
(Meet at trailhead)

Hold it weeds! It's time to go! Volunteer to help restore Butler Creek's native landscape by volunteering at this upcoming restoration event. Volunteers will be removing ivy, holly, and blackberry from a section of the Butler Creek Trail to help ensure the preservation of future native species in Butler Creek Greenway.

East Gresham Community Information Fair: Feb 6, 2008

02/06/2008 - 7:00pm
02/06/2008 - 8:30pm
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When: Wednesday, February 6, 2008 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Where: Gordon Russell Middle School Commons
3625 E Powell Valley Rd
Gresham, Or

Sponsored by the Kelly Creek, Mt. Hood, Northeast, and Powell Valley Neighborhood Associations

Over 30 Exhibitors

Native Planting at Gresham Woods: Feb 2

02/02/2008 - 9:00am
02/02/2008 - 1:00pm
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Native Planting at Gresham Woods

When: Saturday, February 2nd – 9am to 1pm

Where: Gresham Woods

Directions: Powell Blvd east, right onto Eastman Pkwy. (223rd), right on Birdsdale, first left on SW 8th St. park on street near “Tree Planters at Work” sign, small access path to Springwater trail.

Contact: Friends of Trees 503.282.8846

Get Involved!

Get dirty, make new friends and help restore Gresham streams at Saturday morning community events this winter and spring!

Native Planting at Gresham's Main City Park: Jan 26, 2008

01/26/2008 - 9:00am
01/26/2008 - 1:00pm
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Get dirty! Help restore Gresham streams

When: Saturday, January 26th - 9am to 1pm

Where: Main City Park

Directions: Powell Blvd.west, Left onto N. Main St. directly into the park. Park in southern parking lot, and meet close to the barn.

Contact: Rachel Zarfas 503.618.2789 rachel.zarfas@ci.gresham.or.us

Get Involved!

Get dirty, make new friends and help restore Gresham streams at Saturday morning community events this winter and spring!

Volunteers Needed to Help Gresham’s Streams!

Reach out to your community: Become a volunteer today!

Non-native, invasive weeds like Himalayan Blackberry and English Ivy are taking over stream banks in neighborhoods all over Gresham! Weed infestations are causing bank erosion and water pollution, destroying wildlife habitat and decreasing property values in our community.

Get Involved!

Get dirty, make new friends and help restore Gresham streams at Saturday morning community events!

Winter Projects: Volunteers needed for Gresham Parks

Garden Winter Clean Up, Trail Building Projects

Are you feeling cooped up inside because of the rain and falling temperatures?

Don't let the weather get you down. Bundle up and join in for one of our upcoming winter volunteer projects!

Upcoming Winter Projects:

  • Community Garden Winter Clean Up! Dec 8

    Where: City Hall Community Garden (1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham)
    When: Saturday, Dec 8, 2007
    9:00AM – 1:00PM
    Volunteers needed: 5
    Click here for project details


  • Trail Building Work Party! Dec 15

    Where: North Gresham Park (1111 SE 217th Avenue, Gresham)
    When: Saturday, Dec 15, 2007
    9:00AM – 1:00PM
    Volunteers needed: 10
    Click here for project details

Come prepared for changing weather conditions; bring a hat, coat, gloves or other appropriate hand covering; wear enclosed shoes. Warm beverages and snacks provided!

Community Garden Winter Clean Up! Dec 8

12/08/2007 - 8:00am
12/08/2007 - 12:00pm
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Community Garden Winter Clean Up! Dec 8

Where: City Hall Community Garden (1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham)
When: Saturday, Dec 8, 2007
9:00AM – 1:00PM
Volunteers needed: 5
Click here for project details

Come prepared for changing weather conditions; bring a hat, coat, gloves or other appropriate hand covering; wear enclosed shoes. Warm beverages and snacks provided!

They'd love to have your help!

Trail Building Work Party! Dec 15

12/15/2007 - 8:00am
12/15/2007 - 12:00pm
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Trail Building Work Party! Dec 15

Where: North Gresham Park (1111 SE 217th Avenue, Gresham)
When: Saturday, Dec 15, 2007
9:00AM – 1:00PM
Volunteers needed: 10
Click here for project details

Come prepared for changing weather conditions; bring a hat, coat, gloves or other appropriate hand covering; wear enclosed shoes. Warm beverages and snacks provided!

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