Workshops

Pollinators for Your Yard: Tue, May 11, 2021 6PM-7:30PM

05/11/2021 - 6:00pm
05/11/2021 - 7:30pm
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Pollinators for Your Yard: Tue, May 11, 2021 6PM-7:30PM. Free Hands-On Event. Info here!

Free Hands-On Event

When: Tue, May 11, 2021 6PM-7:30PM
Where: Gresham Japanese Garden
Main City Park
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Join members of the Friends of the Gresham Japanese Garden for a free class in the greenhouse. Learn about native host plants for butterflies and how to create a pollinator yard.

Register for Pollinators for Your Yard

All classes and workshops follow COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines. Masks are required.

Learn more about the Gresham Japanese Garden or email info@GreshamJapaneseGarden.com.

Free Workshop! Urban Weeds: Sun, May 16, 2021 1PM-3:30PM

05/16/2021 - 1:00pm
05/16/2021 - 3:30pm
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Free Workshop! Urban Weeds: Sun, May 16, 2021 1PM-3:30PM. Seeking Volunteers. Info here!

Seeking Volunteers

When: Sun, May 16, 2021 1PM-3:30PM
Where: Online workshop<

Learn how to landscape for clean water and healthy habitat from the safety and comfort of home.

In this workshop, get to know the most common garden and landscape weeds, plus some notorious plant invaders in our area. We'll teach you some simple tips to try without turning to synthetic herbicides.

Learn more and register.

These free online classes are offered by the East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District. For more information, contact the EMSWCD office at 503-222-7645.

Free Workshop! Naturescaping Basics: Sat, May 15, 2021 9AM-1PM

05/15/2021 - 9:00am
05/15/2021 - 1:00pm
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Free Workshop! Naturescaping Basics: Sat, May 15, 2021 9AM-1PM. Saving Our Streams. Info here!

Saving Our Streams

When: Sat, May 15, 2021 9AM-1PM
Where: Online workshop

Learn how to landscape for clean water and healthy habitat from the safety and comfort of home.

In this workshop, get to know the practice of designing your landscape so it reduces water use and decreases stormwater runoff . while saving you time, money and energy.

Learn more and register.

These free online classes are offered by the East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District. For more information, contact the EMSWCD office at 503-222-7645.

Free Workshop! Creating an Edible Landscape: Sat, May 22, 2021 9AM-11:30AM

05/22/2021 - 9:00am
05/22/2021 - 11:30am
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Free Workshop! Creating an Edible Landscape: Sat, May 22, 2021 9AM-11:30AM. Beautiful & Delicious. Info here!

Beautiful & Delicious

When: Sat, May 22, 2021 9AM-11:30AM
Where: Online workshop
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Learn how to landscape for clean water and healthy habitat from the safety and comfort of home.

In this workshop, get the insight and tools to add edible plants into your landscape, from annual veggies and herbs to perennial berries and fruit trees. With design tips, soil and water conservation in mind.

Learn more and register.

These free online classes are offered by the East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District. For more information, contact the EMSWCD office at 503-222-7645.

Free Workshop! Beneficial Insects: Wed, May 26, 2021 9AM-11:30AM

05/26/2021 - 9:00pm
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Free Workshop! Beneficial Insects: Wed, May 26, 2021 9AM-11:30 am. Learn, Share, Grow. Info here!

Learn, Share, Grow

When: Wed, May 26, 2021 9AM-11:30 am
Where: Online workshop

Learn how to landscape for clean water and healthy habitat from the safety and comfort of home.

In this workshop, meet the beetles, bugs, flies, lacewings and other invertebrates (spiders!) that work around the clock to provide free pest control, aka the good guys.

Learn more and register.

These free online classes are offered by the East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District. For more information, contact the EMSWCD office at 503-222-7645.

Creating an Edible Landscape: Sun, Apr 04, 2021 1PM-3:30PM

04/04/2021 - 1:00pm
04/04/2021 - 3:30pm
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Creating an Edible Landscape: Sun, Apr 04, 2021 1PM-3:30PM. Online workshop. Info here!

Let's Grow Together!

When: Sun, Apr 04, 2021 1PM-3:30PM
Where: Online workshop

Learn how to landscape for clean water and healthy habitat from the safety and comfort of home.

In this workshop, get advice for how to include edible plants in your landscape, from annual veggies and herbs to berries and fruit trees.

Learn more and register

These free online classes are offered by the East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District.

For more information, contact the EMSWCD office at 503-222-7645.

Organic Vegetable Gardening: Tue, Apr 06, 2021 6:30PM-8PM

04/06/2021 - 6:30pm
04/06/2021 - 8:00pm
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Organic Vegetable Gardening: Tue, Apr 06, 2021 6:30PM-8PM. Gardening Workshop. Info here!

Gardening Workshop

When: Tue, Apr 06, 2021 6:30PM-8PM
Where: Online via Zoom

Learn how to improve your garden's health and our environment by growing organically.

Gresham Japanese Garden volunteer Jim Buck will offer instruction about soil preparation, planting succession tips, companion planting, avoiding diseases, different types of composting, and elements of permaculture.

This is a free class hosted on Zoom.

Register to attend the class. The Zoom link will be sent to you before the class.

Learn more about the Gresham Japanese Garden or email info@GreshamJapaneseGarden.com.

City of Gresham 2021-22 CDBG and HOME Grant Application Workshop: Thu, Jan 14, 2021 9AM-10:10AM

01/14/2021 - 9:00am
01/14/2021 - 10:00am
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City of Gresham 2021-22 CDBG and HOME Grant Application Workshop: Thu, Jan 14, 2021 9AM-10:10 am. Free workshop. Info here!

Free Workshop

When: Thu, Jan 14, 2021 9AM-10:10AMbr />
Where: Online meeting via Zoom

The City of Gresham and Multnomah County will hold an application workshop for subrecipients seeking Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Home Investment Partnerships (HOME) grant funding for potential housing and community development projects in fiscal year 2021-2022.

The workshop will be held remotely via Zoom:

Workshop topics will include a program overview, information about eligible projects, estimated availability of funds, and the application and selection process for subrecipients.

Translation services and sign language interpretation are available with 48-hour notice. For more information please contact May Cha with Multnomah County at 503-988-2469 or May.P.Cha@multco.us or Rachel Nehse with the City of Gresham at 503-618-2818 or Rachel.Nehse@GreshamOregon.gov.

Free Basic Bike Repair: Aug 23: Sun, Aug 23, 2020 1PM-5PM

08/23/2020 - 1:00pm
08/23/2020 - 5:00pm
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Free Basic Bike Repair: Aug 23: Sun, Aug 23, 2020 1PM-5PM. Coho Picnic Shelter, Main City Park. Info here!

When: Sun, Aug 23, 2020 1PM-5PM
Where: Coho Picnic Shelter
Main City Park
219 South Main Ave.
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The non-profit organization Bikes for Humanity is offering free basic bike repairs. Outdoor, socially-distanced repairs will happen near the Coho picnic shelter.

You can also donate old bikes to be fixed up for those in need.

For more information about this event, contact Andrew at Bikes for Humanity at 503-496-9641.

City of Gresham Free Workshop: Creating an Edible Landscape: Thu, Mar 05, 2020 6PM-8PM

03/05/2020 - 6:00pm
03/05/2020 - 8:00pm
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City of Gresham Free Workshop: Creating an Edible Landscape: Thu, Mar 05, 2020 6PM-8PM. Info here!

Functional and Delicious

When: Thu, Mar 05, 2020 6PM-8PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
1333 NW Eastman Pky
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This free workshop gives insight and tools for thoughtfully incorporating edible plants into your landscape from annual veggies and herbs to perennial berries and fruit trees.

This workshop will include:

  • Design tips
  • Building fertile soil
  • Water conservation
  • Native plants
  • Edible fruits and nuts
  • Beneficial insects

You'll walk away ready to assess your site and make a plan for a beautiful "and delicious" landscape.

Register in advance.

For more information about this event, contact Rhesa at 503-222-7645 or Rhesa@emswcd.org.

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