Willamette trip summer 2013 © C. Durbecq

September 15, 2019
  • Festival Latino and Fun Run

    September 15, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Monteith Riverpark, 489 NW Water Ave, Albany, OR 97321, USA

    *** English below ***
    ¡Venga a celebrar la Cultura Latinoamericana en el Festival Latino de Albany 2019!

    Evento Gratuito para el público. Habrá comida para comprar, actividades para los niños, espectáculos culturales y una feria de recursos comunitarios, incluyendo consultas con abogados legales!

    NUEVO ESTE AÑO! Carrera Divertida familiar a las 10am! registracion comienza a las 9am.

    Feria de Recursos:
    Se estan tomando inscripciones para la feria de recursos AHORA! HAC se ha unidos a la agencia Cascade Pacific Resource Conservation and Development para aprovechar su apoyo financiero fiscal. Favor de completar la solicitud disponible en la seccion de discusion y haga un cheque por $35 a nombre de Cascade Pacific RC&D y escriba HAC "table fee" en la linea de abajo. Favor de dirigir cualquier pregunta a Jayahaccochairbenton@gmail.com.
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    Come Celebrate with Us: the Latino America Diversity at Albany’s Festival Latino 2019!

    This free event includes cultural performances, children's activities, food for purchase, a fun run, and a community resource fair, including a legal clinic. You can't miss it!

    Resource Fair:
    Registration for the resource fair is open NOW! HAC has joined the Cascade Pacific Resource Conservation and Development agency to leverage its fiscal financial sponsorship. Please complete the application available in the discussion section and make a check for $35 payable to Cascade Pacific RC&D and write HAC "table fee" on the byline. Please direct any questions to Jayahaccochairbenton@gmail.com.

    Contact HAC Co-chairs for more information:
    Jaya Conser Lapham (541-264-9311) or Valentina Soaares (702-235-2787)

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September 20, 2019
  • PARK(ing) Day

    September 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
    456 SW Monroe Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    Around the globe, people are celebrating the international PARK(ing) Day, an initiative to promote re-thinking of public space. It always takes place the 3rd Friday of September. The idea is to transform parking lots into parks, playgrounds, BBQ parties, gardens...Grey parking places are being transformed into a liveable and creative space.
    Come visit BSWCD for a fun, creative activity or just to say hi.

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September 28, 2019
  • Salmon Watch Volunteer Training

    September 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Clemens Park, Alsea, OR 97324, USA

    Interested in watershed health, fish and wildlife or environmental education?I
    Want to help our youth experience the great outdoors while immersed in watershed science?

    TRAINING: Three free trainings are offered for volunteers to learn how to lead the field stations. Pick ONE of the following dates:
    1. August 22nd, 12:00 - 4:00pm at the Bald Hill Farmhouse (sign up at
    2. September 6th, 9:00am - 1:00pm at Albany Senior Center (sign up at
    3. September 28th, 9:00am - 1:00pm at Clemens Park

    SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER WITH LINN BENTON SALMON WATCH! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090945AAA82CA4FA7-salmon11

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  • Native Bulb and Seed Sale

    September 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Corvallis Fall Festival, Central Park

    Boost world happiness: provide native blooms for pollinators! We posit that seeing bees buzzing about, watching butterflies flutter and spying spritely hummingbirds is good for your soul! Purchase a variety of native bulbs and seeds from BSWCD at Fall Festival. Find us in the Sponsor Area by the old fountain, between the food vendors and the art booths.
    Sign up to volunteer with us at the Bulb and Seed Sale! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0b4eabad29aaf58-native

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September 29, 2019
  • Native Bulb and Seed Sale

    September 29, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Corvallis Fall Festival, Central Park

    Boost world happiness: provide native blooms for pollinators! We posit that seeing bees buzzing about, watching butterflies flutter and spying spritely hummingbirds is good for your soul! Purchase a variety of native bulbs and seeds from BSWCD at Fall Festival. Find us in the Sponsor Area by the old fountain, between the food vendors and the art booths.
    Sign up to volunteer with us at the Bulb and Seed Sale! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0b4eabad29aaf58-native

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October 5, 2019
  • Shonnard's Native Plant Weekend!

    October 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Shonnard's Nursery, Florist, and Landscape, 1022, 6600 Philomath Blvd, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    10am - 1pm: Benton SWCD will be present with information about gardening with natives to help the birds!

    11am: Native Seed Collecting class - Presenter: Jon Anderson, Jonny Native Seed

    1pm: Planting a Native Plant Hedgerow class- Presenter: Donna Schmitz (BSWCD) & Amy Bartow (Natural Resources Conservation Service Plant Materials Center)

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October 6, 2019
  • Shonnard's Native Plant Weekend!

    October 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Shonnard's Nursery, Florist, and Landscape, 1022, 6600 Philomath Blvd, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    10am to 1pm: OregonFlora - tabling

    11am (tentative): OregonFlora presentation

    1pm: Meet the Locals: Intro to Native Shrubs & Perennials class - Presenter: Darren Morgan

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October 7, 2019
  • BSWCD Monthly Board Meeting

    October 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    456 SW Monroe Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    The BSWCD Board meets on the first Monday of each month. Come 15 minutes early to enjoy snacks and socializing. We usually have an informational guest speaker, along with the usual board meeting agenda items. Occasionally, meetings are rescheduled, so please call before you show up. 541-753-7208

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October 22, 2019
  • Salmon Watch Dine-out at Sky High Brewing

    October 22, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Sky High Brewing & Pub, 160 NW Jackson Ave, Corvallis, OR 97330, USA

    Eat in a meal in support of this grassroots field trip program!

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November 4, 2019
  • BSWCD Monthly Board Meeting

    November 4, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    456 SW Monroe Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    The BSWCD Board meets on the first Monday of each month. Come 15 minutes early to enjoy snacks and socializing. We usually have an informational guest speaker, along with the usual board meeting agenda items. Occasionally, meetings are rescheduled, so please call before you show up. 541-753-7208

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November 12, 2019
  • Salmon Watch Dine-out at Block 15

    November 12, 2019
    Block 15 Brewing Co, 300 SW Jefferson Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    Eat in meal in support of this grassroots field trip program!

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December 2, 2019
  • BSWCD Monthly Board Meeting

    December 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    456 SW Monroe Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    The BSWCD Board meets on the first Monday of each month. Come 15 minutes early to enjoy snacks and socializing. We usually have an informational guest speaker, along with the usual board meeting agenda items. Occasionally, meetings are rescheduled, so please call before you show up. 541-753-7208

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January 6, 2020
  • BSWCD Monthly Board Meeting

    January 6, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    456 SW Monroe Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    The BSWCD Board meets on the first Monday of each month. Come 15 minutes early to enjoy snacks and socializing. We usually have an informational guest speaker, along with the usual board meeting agenda items. Occasionally, meetings are rescheduled, so please call before you show up. 541-753-7208

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February 3, 2020
  • BSWCD Monthly Board Meeting

    February 3, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    456 SW Monroe Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    The BSWCD Board meets on the first Monday of each month. Come 15 minutes early to enjoy snacks and socializing. We usually have an informational guest speaker, along with the usual board meeting agenda items. Occasionally, meetings are rescheduled, so please call before you show up. 541-753-7208

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March 2, 2020
  • BSWCD Monthly Board Meeting

    March 2, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    456 SW Monroe Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333, USA

    The BSWCD Board meets on the first Monday of each month. Come 15 minutes early to enjoy snacks and socializing. We usually have an informational guest speaker, along with the usual board meeting agenda items. Occasionally, meetings are rescheduled, so please call before you show up. 541-753-7208

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