FREE! Rain Gardens 101 Workshop: Apr 11, 2009

04/11/2009 - 9:00am
04/11/2009 - 1:00pm
East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District: We help people care for their land

Learn about Rain Gardens!
A great way to add beautiy to your yard & protect our streams

When: Saturday, April 11, 2009 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Where: Gresham City Hall
Council Chambers
1333 NW Eastman Pkwy

Greetings from East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District!

Our spring workshop season is in full swing & we want to invite you to attend the FREE Rain Gardens 101 Workshop taking place on Saturday, April 11th at the City of Gresham. Click here to register!.

Event Description

Rain gardens are a great way to add beautiful landscaping to your yard and protect our overloaded urban streams at the same time. Join us to learn how to build a rain garden on your property to keep our streams clean and healthy!

Participants will learn how to do a site assessment to determine where to safely install a rain garden, about impervious surface calculation, rain garden sizing, plant selection and rain garden construction and maintenance.

Click here to register!

Contact info

For questions or more info contact Katie Meckes, Outreach EMSWCD, phone 503-935-5368, or email

We've Moved! Please note our new address:
East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District
5211 N. Williams St.
Portland, OR 97217
503-222-SOIL (7645)