Annual Events

Native Plant Sale:

The Native Plant Sale’s pick-up day is held every February. Order deadline is sometime in January. Check the Native Plant Sale pages for details.

Urban Creek Tour:

In late spring or early summer, you are invited to tour one of the area’s storied urban creeks and discover wild places in the city.

Thank You Celebration:

At the end of the summer we thank our partners and volunteers with this fun, music- and food-filled outdoor event.

Annual Meeting:

Our Annual Meeting takes place in the fall. At this event, we present our Annual Report and Audit information.

Monthly Meetings

Benton SWCD Board Meetings:

Our Board Meetings are held on the FIRST MONDAY each month, at 6:30 pm at the Benton SWCD office, 456 SW Monroe Avenue, Suite 110 in Corvallis, Oregon. The office entrance is located on 5th Street. The District meetings are open to the public. Contact us for further information on agenda items. If the first Monday falls on a holiday, contact us for the adjusted meeting date.

Watershed Council Monthly Meetings:

The Marys River Watershed Council Monthly Meetings take place on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, Philomath City Hall (980 Applegate Street). Contact Xan Augerot, Watershed Council Executive Director via email mrwc@peak.org or at (541) 758-7597 for agenda items and activities.

Alsea Watershed Council Monthly Meetings are the 3rd Thursday each month at 7 pm.  Contact Linda Johnston, Watershed Council Coordinator,  via email 5rivers@pioneer.net or call (541) 528-3221 for agenda items and meeting place.

Long Tom Watershed Council Monthly Meetings are the Last Tuesday each month at 5:30 pm.  Contact Dana Dedrick, Watershed Council Coordinator, via email longtom@efn.org or call (541) 683-6578 for agenda items, meeting place, and activities.

The Luckiamute Watershed Council Monthly Meetings are on the second Thursday each month at 7:00 pm, 144 S Warren Street, Monmouth.  Contact Kristen Larson, Council Coordinator, via email info@luckiamutelwc.org or by phone at 503-837-0237.