Classes and Events

Classes and Programs held through the year.  Please register by calling the office at 541-672-4461 or email Holly at: holly.burton@oregonstate.edu.   Please check our online Calendar of Events for more information about upcoming classes. 

  • Tree School Umpqua 2017 - click here for more information

Registration begins February 1st, early registration is $55 per person, registration is required.  Tree School catalogs will be mailed out the first week of February.  If you are unsure if you are on our mailing list, please call our office to verify. 


 

2017 Weed Day & Luncheon Presentation on Pollinators - February 1st at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.  Click here for more information.

  • Master Woodland Manager Volunteer Program

    The Master Woodland Manager (MWM) training is offered by Oregon State University Forestry Extension as a master's level course for landowners who are interested in an intensive forest management training and sharing the knowledge gained through this training with people in their local communities.  Graduates of the program have been serving Oregon for 20 years.

    MWM volunteer training will be offered in Douglas County in the Fall of 2019! While it seems so far away, you can start preparing for it today. Be sure to enroll attend events such as Tree School and classes like the Basic Forestry Shortcourse to make sure you’re ready for MWM classes.

    • Are you interested in becoming a Master Woodland Manager in Douglas County? Call or email Alicia Jones to get on the interest list at 541-236-3002 or alicia.jones@oregonstate.edu.  For more information, visit the statewide Master Woodland Manager website.

  • OSU Extension Forestry Program - Statewide Calendar of Events

  • For information about Extension Forestry events happening around the state, please visit our website at: Extension Forestry Calendar

Local Education Events - Hosted by our Partners

  • Douglas County Small Woodlands Association Annual Meeting & Dinner – March 23rd

    Thursday March 23, 2017
    5:30pm – 8:30pm
    Douglas County Fairgrounds, Roseburg

    This is an opportunity for OSWA members to have a pleasant evening dining out, visiting with neighbors, and getting updated on the group’s current and future activities. Mike Cloughesy, Director of Forestry for the Oregon Forest Resources Institute, is this year’s guest speaker.

    Not a member and want to attend? Visit  http://www.oswa.org/blog/douglas/ for more information on becoming an OSWA member.

     

    Event flyers will be mailed in the beginning of March with more details.

  • The Ins and Outs of Special Forest Products – February 18th – Lane County

    Learn the basics of setting up a small business for the purpose of marketing your non-timber forest products—the greenery, berries, medicinals, fungi and landscape plants—that you might like to sell from your forest. Look at different marketing strategies and methods commonly used in this business. This is a “no-spin” class... just the skills you need to know to be successful. Find out about the laws and regulations, time management realities to accommodate, contracting, personnel management, and get a tour of the product warehouse and much more.....

    For additional information and to register, visit the Lane County Extension Forestry website http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/upcoming-classes-events

  • Lane County Small Woodlands Association's Annual Seedling Sale - February 4th
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