April Hill Park Spring Bird Walk

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 8:00am to 10:00am
April Hill Park Bird Walk April 25 8am to 10am
Walk lead by Sarah Swanson & Max Smith, authors of Must See Birds of the Pacific Northwest.  Meet at the Giant Sequoia.  Dress for weather, be sure to bring Binoculars.  children Welcomed/ with a parent.  Bird list is available.

Sponsors: Friends of April Hill Park and Maplewood NA.
Contact: AprilHillPark@gmail.com 
Website: swni.org/AprilHillPark

Native Plant Sale at Spring Garden Park

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Spring is the time for projects and plans!  Complete your garden projects with a wide variety of native plants & support plans for summer events in the park with your purchase.  This event made possible by the generous support of Bosky Dell Natives & Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc.

Weed Watchers Workshop

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: SW Community Center, 6820 SW 45th Ave
FREE. Want to help keep new invasive plants from taking hold in SW Portland? Join the Multnomah Weed Watchers!  Attend the upcoming training on Wednesday, April 29 to learn how to identify new, high priority invasive species and what to do when you find them.  Training is led by West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District (WMSWCD), Tualatin Soil & Water Conservation District (TSWCD) and Bureau of Environmental Services (BES).

SWNI Spring Cleanup, Reuse and SWNI/SOLVE Litter Patrol

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Portland Christian Center parking lot, 5700 SW Dosch Rd.

SWNI Spring Cleanup Flyer

Stormwater Challenge: Hands-On Workshop

Sunday, May 3, 2015 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Participants will receive hands-on training on installing stormwater projects at residential demonstration sites.  We'll work together to implement the final design resulting from a combination of the planning and design work completed in the Introductory Workshop, with some additional consultation with each of the homeowners.  Each workshop will cover different practices.
For information, visit the course website at: http://greengirlpdx.com/SWChallenge.htm.
Register at: http://swni.org/stormwater

River View Natural Area

Monday, May 4, 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.
More at: http://www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/62001

April Hill Park Work Party

Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Construct a split rail fence with Portland Parks & Recreation, Friends of April Hill and Oregon State University Alumni to protect the natural area. Street parking is available along SW Logan Ct or SW Miles St. Please dress for the weather, wear close-toed shoes, bring a water bottle and be ready to get dirty! This is a family-friendly event and all ages are welcome but children must be supervised by an adult.

Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. 2014-2015 Volunteer Recognition Event

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.
It is time to honor our special neighborhood volunteers who have worked to make our community a better place to live, work, and play. This event is hosted by Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. (SWNI) and is open to everyone, of all ages, in southwest Portland.