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Upcoming Forestry & Natural Resource events in & around Benton, Linn, & Polk Counties
Linn County Small Woodlands Annual Meeting
Save the Date: January 17, 2015
Location: ZCBJ Hall, 38704 N. Main St. Scio
Watch for details.
Oregon Master Naturalist Online Training
See website for details and to register
Date: January 19th - April 12th
Benton County Small Woodlands Annual Meeting
Rick Fletcher will be our speaker and will talk about the recent woodland owner trip to Norway and Sweden. A couple new members of the woodland community, OSU Extension Forestry Tammy Cushing and Tiffany Fegel, will be introduced and will have a chance to tell us about their new jobs and how they will be interacting with the small woodland community.
Date: Saturday, January 24, 2015.
Location: Beazell Forest Education Center, Kings Valley Hwy.
Time: Lunch at 12:00 noon, program will run until 3:00 pm
Fee for lunch: $15.00 payable at the door
RSVP to Jody by email (please include a phone number) or 541-766-6750
Willamette Valley Bird Symposium
See flyer for details and to register. Registration deadline January 15
Date: Saturday, January 24, 2015
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Linus Pauling Science Center, Room 125, Oregon State University, Corvallis
Fee: $10 includes lunch
Forest Tax Symposium
Understanding Oregon's Family Forest Tax Landscape. Join fellow landowners, foresters, and trained tax and estate planning professionals to learn about the myriad of taxes related to forests and forestland ownership. Space is limited - register early! See flyer for additional details.
Date: Monday January 26, 2015
Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Location: OSU's CH2M Hill Alumni Center
Registrater online or contact OSWA 503-588-1813
Polk Soil & Water Conservation District Native Plant Sale
Pre-order by January 16th
Pre-order pick up February 6th,
Overstock sale February 7th, 9 am - 4 pm
Location: Polk County Fairgrounds Building C
Local Wood Products Fair
Bring your “Goods from the Woods” to exhibit.
Got Wood... If you are a local woodland owner, craftsperson or business producing & selling materials or products from our local woodlands and forests you are invited to exhibit. See flyer for registration and further details. Held in conjunction with the Linn Small Woodlands Seedling Sale
Date: Exhibitor Regisration deadline: Janunary 27, 2015
Fair date: February 7, 2015
Time: 8:00 am - 12 noon
Location: Linn County Expo Center Albany
Questions contact Jody or call 541-766-6311
Linn Small Woodlands Association Seedling Sale
Pre-order seedlings & mail check to the address on the order form. Your seedlings will be packaged and ready for you to pick up the morning of the sale, you avoid lines & more likely to get what you want.
Information table and an OSU Extension trained Master Woodland Manager will be available to answer questions.
Proceeds will be used to help fund educational programs for youth in Linn County, including 4-H and college scholarships.
Pre-order deadline: January 31, 2015
Sale Date: February 7, 2015
Time: 8:00 am - 12 noon
Location: Linn County Expo Center, Albany
Questions: Fay or Sherm Sallee,(541) 451-5322 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Benton Soil & Water Conservation District Native Plant Sale
Paper orders deadline December 31, electronic order deadline January 31. See flyer for details and order form
Order pick up date: Saturday February 22, 2015 you will be assigned a pick up time.
Native Plant Market Sale, cash or check only. All plants $3.00
Date: Sunday February 23, 2015
Time: Noon to 3:00 pm
You, Your Tree Farm & Taxes
Free talk sponsored by Linn Chapter of Oregon Small Woodlands Association and OSU Extension
Date: Wednesday Febrary 25, 2015
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Location: LBCC Lebanon Center