• We have gone virtual! Due to Covid-19 we are now offering many of our programs virtually.
• Noon-Time Chat with 10-Minute University™ Join us for this new series of gardening classes beginning in February and running through June. Pre-registration is required and each class has its own link for registration. See our 10-Minute University™ page for more info
• 2021 Lecture Series is being presented via a monthly webinar on the 2nd Monday of the month. We hope to “see” you log in and join us as we learn about trending topics like composting, birds in the garden, greenhouses, low water plants, plant combinations, and the age old problem of slugs and snails in our gardens. See our Lecture Series page for more info
May 10, 2021 – 7:00 pm : Backyard Birds Elaine Murphy, Naturalist, Nature Services
Brighten your yard by inviting birds to visit. Learn what you can do to attract birds by providing for their basic needs, including how to improve your backyard habitats with plants that provide food and shelter and proper use of bird feeders and baths. Elaine also will share tips for identifying common local birds.
Elaine Murphy is an avid birder and has been an educator for nearly 40 years. She teaches nature classes and leads bird walks in the Portland metro region. Recently she appeared at the Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District, Backyard Bird Shop, numerous garden centers and many garden clubs. https://backyardbirdshop.com/elaine-murphy/
• Metro area Master Gardener offices are closed. Gardening help can be requested through OSU Extension Service by following this link: https://extension.oregonstate.edu/mg/metro and through Ask an Expert. Please stay well during this challenging time.
Master Gardeners™ are trained volunteers, educated through OSU Extension Service to offer the local community Reliable, Relevant and Reachable gardening information and education opportunities.
Reliable: our gardening advice and education is science-based.
Relevant: customized information for your gardening situation.
Reachable: call us on the phone, email us a question, or visit with us at markets or gardens in your community.
Clackamas County Master Gardeners are the folks who put on the annual Spring Garden Fair, bringing together over 7,000 gardeners with over 140 plant and garden-art vendors.