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Spring Walks at the Arboretum

All walks start at the Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building. Preregistration is required and the max group size 15. Following State of Oregon guidelines, masks are currently optional for our outdoor walks. After signing up, you will be emailed a square invoice for the walk. Members and kids under 4 are FREE, Non-Members $5 per person. If the walk you wanted to go to is full and you would like to be put on a waitlist, please email [email protected]

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Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Location Time (PDT) Available Slot
03/13/2022 (Sun.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  9:00am - 11:30am  

Monthly Bird Walk (10)

Join Julia Siporin and Mieko Aoki for another monthly bird walk intended for people with all levels of birding experience. We’ll use vocalizations, habitat, and behavior clues for identification of our year-round residents and early spring migrants.

 
All slots filled
John Ostrom (2)
Art Stiers (2)
debra falkenberg
Miriam Bolton (2)
Nola Nelson
Bob Roelke Roelke
Janice Morrow
03/25/2022 (Fri.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 12:00pm  

Early Spring Wildflowers Walk (15)

Join Arboretum Interpretation Coordinator August Jackson as we take a walk around the Arboretum identifying the flowers in bloom. If the weather is good, we'll also take a look at some of our native pollinators.

 
All slots filled
Jessilyn Brinkerhoff (2)
Anna Davis (2)
kelly pratt
Laurie Haliski
debra falkenberg
Leslie Belsher
Tim Gardner
Kelley Suzanne
Nancy Incognito
Rudy Balli
marci cutler
Holly Rockwell
Debbie Krakauer
03/27/2022 (Sun.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 1:00pm  

Mindful Meanderings (12)

We will attune our senses to the simple delights and serenity of the natural world using various sensory awareness practices and guided mindfulness-based meditations. These will support a more direct connection with wonder, awe, and gratitude.

 
All slots filled
Rebecca McCroskey
Kathy Okerberg
Amanda Gross
Nancy Sorensen
Cathy Irwin
Angela Soto (2)
Beth Shershun
Robert Roelke (2)
Kelley Suzanne
Linn Cooper
04/01/2022 (Fri.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 12:00pm  

Early Wildflowers Family Walk (15)

Come search for early spring wildflowers. We'll learn why plants have flowers and why native flowers are so important! We'll finish the walk by creating pressed flower bookmarks.

 
All slots filled
Randi Eby (3)
One four-year-old
Rebecca Hazen Hazen
Elise Stengle (3)
Sierra Reiley (2)
2yr old and infant
Michelle Rindy (2)
One 3 year old
Karen Ostrov
One 3 yr old, one 5 yr old
Bethany Maizel
zeke - 3, naomi - 1, levon - 5
Janice Morrow
Janice Stanger
04/10/2022 (Sun.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  8:00am - 11:30am  

Monthly Bird Walk (15)

Join Mieko Aoki and August Jackson for another monthly bird walk intended for people with all levels of birding experience. We’ll use vocalizations, habitat, and behavior clues for identification of our year-round residents and early spring migrants.

 
All slots filled
marci cutler
Pat Goyne
Judith McStravick
Don Wirtala
Erin Hanna
Wendy Cook (2)
Leslie Belsher
Emmalyn Garrett
Janice Morrow
Peter Alilunas
debra falkenberg
Anai Herz (2)
Nola Nelson
04/15/2022 (Fri.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 12:00pm  

Pond Scooping Family Walk (15)

Spring at the pond is a busy time of year with lots of frogs, birds and turtles. But look under the water and there's even more life! We'll scoop the pond to find aquatic insects and tadpoles of all kinds and we'll make a dragonfly craft at the end.

 
12 of 15 slots filled
Randi Eby (3)
One four-year-old
Michelle Rindy (4)
One 4 year old
Bethany Maizel
zeke - 3, naomi - 1, levon - 5
Leah Moore (2)
Shandi Morris (2)
3 year old
Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Buidling  11:00am - 1:00pm  

Native Bees Walk (15)

Join August Jackson, Arboretum Interpretation Coordinator and regional expert on bees for a tour of the dozens of native bees that make their home at Mount Pisgah. We'll identify the bees we find, and discuss their floral associations.

 
12 of 15 slots filled
Kelly Pratt
Don Wirtala
Leslie Belsher
Janice Morrow
Debbie Krakauer
debra falkenberg
Bob Roelke Roelke (2)
Robin Risque
Linn Cooper
Elizabeth Thorin
Michelle Spurlock
04/23/2022 (Sat.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 1:00pm  

Birds, Bees, Butterflies and Blooms Walk (15)

Enjoy the vibrant spring life at the Arboretum with local ecologists Peg Boulay and Bruce Newhouse. Peg and Bruce will identify and engage with flowers, trees, birds, bees, and anything else you please!

 
All slots filled
Daniel Gerg (2)
marci cutler
Pat Goyne (2)
Judith McStravick
Don Wirtala
Leslie Belsher
Emmalyn Garrett
Debbie Krakauer
Suzanne Staples
Denene Roberts
Seleucia Sivad
kelly pratt
Bryan Ribelin
04/24/2022 (Sun.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 1:00pm  

Mindful Meanderings (12)

With Julia Siporin. We will attune our senses to the simple delights and serenity of the natural world using various sensory awareness practices and guided mindfulness-based meditations.

 
All slots filled
Leslie Belsher
Rebecca McCroskey
Tessa Riley (2)
Seleucia Sivad (2)
Linn Cooper
Joanna Merson
Robin Mariona
Gracie OBrien
Corey Cosgrove
Aspen Bierwirth
04/29/2022 (Fri.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 12:00pm  

Wildflower Walk (15)

Join August Jackson, Arboretum Interpretation Coordinator for a tour of what's blooming at the Arboretum at the end of April.

 
11 of 15 slots filled
Debbie Krakauer
Greta Pressman
debra falkenberg
Gracie OBrien (2)
Robin Cochran
Linn Cooper
Jill Paulson
Wendy Osuna (3)
1 under four
05/08/2022 (Sun.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  8:00am - 11:30am  

Monthly Bird Walk (15)

Join Julia Siporin and Mieko Aoki and for another monthly bird walk intended for people with all levels of birding experience. We’ll use vocalizations, habitat, and behavior clues for identification of our breeding residents and spring migrants.

 
13 of 15 slots filled
joan Gray (2)
My Ngan Ta (2)
One is 6 years old
Kimberlee Wollter
debra falkenberg
Janice Morrow
Bev Byrd
Greg Hyde
Robin Mariona (2)
Don Wirtala
Nola Nelson
05/13/2022 (Fri.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 12:00pm  

Flowers and Pollinators Family Walk (15)

In this walk for families and kids we'll search for flowers and pollinators with bug nets and magnifiers. We'll learn how flowers and pollinators each help each other. At the end of the walk we'll create native bee houses to take home.

 
All slots filled
Patricia Bishop (3)
Michelle Rindy (2)
One 4 year old
Bethany Maizel
zeke - 3, naomi - 1, levon - 5
Shandi Morris (3)
2 3 year olds
Leah Moore (4)
Two 3-year-olds
Jeff Ward (2)
1 adult, 1 infant, 1 toddler (2.5yo)
05/22/2022 (Sun.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  9:00am - 1:00pm  

Mindful Meanderings (15)

We will attune our senses to the simple delights and serenity of the natural world using various sensory awareness practices and guided mindfulness-based meditations. These will support a more direct connection with wonder, awe, and gratitude.

 
13 of 15 slots filled
Aspen Bierwirth
Diane Lang
Grace O’Brien
Robin Mariona
Linn Cooper
Diane Butera
Arline Zeidler (2)
No
Tim Blood
Annette Leong
Raquel Gwynn (2)
Mary Humphrey
10:00am - 12:00pm  

Insect Walk (15)

Open your eyes to the fascinating world of insects on a walk led by insect-enthusiast and Mt. Pisgah blog author Karen Richards.

 
14 of 15 slots filled
Evan Lemke (3)
Family of 3, One child (5)
Kara Lester (5)
Victoria White
Dennis Gerl
kema roseberry roseberry
Janice Morrow
Peni Snow
Abbra Pyle
05/30/2022 (Mon.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 12:00pm  

Birds & Nests Family Walk (15)

Come learn about our most common Arboretum birds. We'll search for nests, chicks and feathers along the way. Bring binoculars if you'd like, but eyeballs are enough for this beginner birds walk! Kids will try to create their own bird nest.

 
All slots filled
Patricia Bishop (5)
Michelle Rindy (5)
One four year old
Bethany Maizel
zeke - 3, naomi - 1, levon - 5
Cynthia Orlando
Jeff Ward (2)
1 adult, 1 infant, 1 toddler (2.5yo)
Pat Goyne
06/12/2022 (Sun.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  8:00am - 11:30am  

June Bird Walk (18)

Join Mieko Aoki and Julia Siporin for another monthly bird walk intended for people with all levels of birding experience. We’ll use vocalizations, habitat, and behavior clues for identification of our year-round residents and breeding population.

 
3 of 18 slots filled
Victoria Koch
Nola Nelson
Don Wirtala
06/17/2022 (Fri.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  10:00am - 12:00pm  

How Plants Talk Family Walk (15)

We think of plants as silent and still, but they are actually talking to each other all the time! Learn how they communicate and how people and plants help each other. We'll be learning common useful plants and even doing some tasting of the edible ones.

 
All slots filled
Patricia Bishop (3)
Bethany Maizel
zeke - 3, naomi - 1, levon - 5
Shandi Morris (3)
2 3 year olds
Randi Eby (3)
Two kids - 10 and 4
Jess Winans (2)
6 yr old
Holly Rockwell (2)
2 adults and a 4 year old
Kara Schnoes
Two under 4
10:00am - 12:00pm  

Early Summer Wildflowers Walk (18)

Kick off summer with a tour of the Arboretum’s drought-tolerant wildflowers! Join Arboretum Interpretation Coordinator August Jackson on a guided walk to explore and identify summer blooms and their pollinators.

 
06/18/2022 (Sat.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  1:00pm - 3:00pm  

Reptiles and Amphibians Walk (18)

Join Tom Titus, local biologist and author, on an exploration of the reptiles and amphibians that make their home on Mount Pisgah.

 
15 of 18 slots filled
Kara Lester (5)
Don Wirtala
Liz Van Buren
Annette Leong
Lorna Baldwin (2)
Lorna and Gary Ladenes
Tamara Satterwhite (2)
Patricia Bishop (3)
We have a 3 year old
06/19/2022 (Sun.) Mount Pisgah Arboretum Education Building  9:00am - 1:00pm  

Mindful Meanderings (12)

We will attune our senses to the simple delights and serenity of the natural world using various sensory awareness practices and guided mindfulness-based meditations. These will support a more direct connection with wonder, awe, and gratitude.

 
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