June Events Calendar Compiled by the Corvallis Sustainability Coalition

THURS, JUNE 7 (8 – 10 am)
TEND, MEND & MINGLE: Lincoln Garden
Monthly community garden work parties. Enjoy coffee, snacks and light garden work. FMI: http://lpi.oregonstate.edu/healthyyouth
At 110 SE Alexander Ave.
Contact: hyp@oregonstate.edu, 541-737-8014
Sponsor: Linus Pauling Institute – Healthy Youth Program

SAT, JUNE 9 (7:30 am – 12 noon)
BIRDING WALK IN MCDONALD FOREST (OAK CREEK TRAILHEAD)
Beginning birders & newcomers are welcome. Meet at Benton Center, 756 NW Polk St., to arrange carpools.
Contact: proebstw@gmail.com
Sponsor: Audubon Society of Corvallis

SAT, JUNE 9 (9 am – 12 noon)
NATURE WRITING WORKSHOP WITH HENRY HUGHES
Join award-winning Oregon author and poet, Henry Hughes, for an outdoor writing workshop along the Willamette River. More information provided upon registration.
At Little Willamette conservation area
Contact: rebecca@greenbeltlandtrust.org
Sponsor: Greenbelt Land Trust

SAT, JUNE 16 (9 am)
MARYS PEAK HIKE
Prepare for any weather conditions and bring a lunch and water. We’ll hike through the noble fir forest to the rock garden on the summit.
Meet at the Wilkinson Hall parking lot, southwest from the Monroe Beanery.
Contact: 541-754-0893, estherco@peak.org
Sponsor: Corvallis Native Plant Society

SUN, JUNE 17 (1- 3 pm)
WHAT MAKES A BIRD?
Learn how birds adapt to their habitat and explore the trails at Hesthavn Nature Center. All ages welcome.
At 8590 NW Oak Creek Drive
Contact: valchuckwalla@yahoo.com
Sponsor: Audubon Society of Corvallis

SUN, JUNE 17 (5 – 7:30 pm)
SYMPHONY ON THE LAND
Enjoy beautiful scenery and a musical line-up featuring Creighton Lindsay and the Delgani String Quartet, and Chintimini Brass Quintet. Tickets: $20, $15 GLT member and student, youth free. For tickets/info visit: www.greenbeltlandtrust.org
At Bald Hill Farm
Sponsors:  Greenbelt Land Trust, Corvallis-OSU Symphony

THURS, JUNE 21 (9 – 11 am)
TEND, MEND & MINGLE: LPMS Garden
Monthly community garden work parties. Enjoy coffee, snacks and light garden work.
FMI: http://lpi.oregonstate.edu/healthyyouth
At 111 Cleveland Ave.
Contact: hyp@oregonstate.edu, 541-737-8014
Sponsor: Linus Pauling Institute – Healthy Youth Program

SAT, JUNE 23 (10 am – 1 pm)
OSUSED STORE YARD SALE
Resident hall move-out merchandise. Store carries used furniture, computers, household items and more.
At the OSUsed Store, 644 SW 13th St.
Contact: http://fa.oregonstate.edu/surplus, surplus@oregonstate.edu, 541-737-7347
Sponsor: Oregon State University

SUN, JUNE 24 (11 am -1 pm)
AVERY HOUSE NATIVE GARDEN WORK PARTY
Help tend the native plant garden.
At Avery House Nature Center, 1200 SW Avery Park Drive
Contact: 541-754-0893, estherco@peak.org
Sponsor: Corvallis Native Plant Society

THURS, JUNE 28 (6 – 8 pm)
EDIBLE GARDEN TOUR: “WATCH THE GARDEN GROW”
Explore the Dunawi Creek Community Garden and Starker Arts Garden for Education. We’ll be returning to see the growth mid and late season, each tour with a bonus stop.
At 4238 SE Research Way
Contact: mark@bountifulbackyard.org
Sponsor: Bountiful Backyard, Corvallis Sustainability Coalition

THURS, JUNE 28 (6:30 – 8 pm)
CONSERVATION BOOK CLUB
Landmarks by Robert Macfarlane will be discussed.
At Bald Hill Farm
Contact: rebecca@greenbeltlandtrust.org
Sponsor: Greenbelt Land Trust