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Neighborhood Greening Exchange

December 8, 2012 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

| $5
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A half-day forum on community-driven greenspace projects

What is it?

  • A half-day forum to share information and strategies on community driven neighborhood park, natural area, and other greenspace projects.
  • An opportunity to inspire and educate new community greenspace advocates.
  • Provide a forum to discuss strategies for effective and successful community organizing, outreach to diverse communities, fund raising, effective collaboration with local governments, the media, businesses, and non-profit organizations.

Who should come?

Individuals interested in learning how to develop and implement a neighborhood green space projects, including trails, community gardens, natural area acquisition and restoration, or other public greenspace efforts.

What are the details?

Who will be there?

Project presenters: Friends of Gateway Green, Nadaka Nature Park and Garden Project, Let’s Build Thomas Cully Park, Green Lents, Depave, and the Portland Parks Foundation.

There will be lunchtime screening of a local advocacy film “Lonely Tree: Old Growth in Peril at 3-Creeks.”

Find more info and register with the Audubon Society of Portland

 

 

Details

Date:
December 8, 2012
Time:
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
$5

Venue

Ventura Park Elementary School
145 Southeast 117th Avenue, Portland, OR 97216 United States