Friends of Trees: Plant with Friends of Trees in Happy Valley! (Saturday, Mar 18th)
Posted by Hannah Cherry
Have the signs of Spring got you looking to get outside?
Would you like to help your community in a few short hours? Don’t mind getting a little dirty? If so, join Friends of Trees as we plant hundreds of native shrubs and trees in Happy Valley Park!
When: Saturday, Mar 18th, 9am-12pm (Please arrive around 8:40am to be registered in time to enjoy some free breakfast snacks and hot coffee/tea. The event will start promptly at 9:00am)
Where: Happy Valley Park, 413770 SE. Ridgecrest Rd, Happy Valley, OR –look for Friends of Trees signs as you get close
Groups of Planters Welcome! We love a planting posse! We ask that any group of 5 or more simply pre-register via our Group Registration Form (http://www.friendsoftrees.org/volunteering/group-registration).
We provide gloves, tools and guidance–no tree care experience needed! Be sure to come dressed for the weather wearing sturdy closed-toe shoes, waterproof layers (rain pants, rain jacket) you don’t mind getting dirty, a hat, and get ready to have fun! If you have any questions or need further information, please don’t hesitate to be in touch with our Volunteer & Outreach Program at 503-595-0213. We hope to see you there!
About the Organization
The Friends of Trees Green Space program is focused on planting native trees and shrubs to restore watershed health and these community tree plantings occur in parks and natural areas across the greater Portland Metro region.