Volunteer for Friends of Hendricks Park :

 

Volunteer Opportunities:

Tuesday Morning Regulars - Want to meet other gardeners? Want to learn about plants in the Rhododendron Garden? Join the lively “Tuesday Morning Regulars” as they work each Tuesday in the Rhododendron Garden. Now working throughout the year.

Join the Tuesday Morning Regulars at the Hendricks Park office at the northeast end of the Rhododendron Garden (under the restrooms): every Tuesday 9 a.m. – Noon. For more information, call Christina Bentrup, 541/ 510-4636 or email to Christina.R.Bentrup@ci.eugene.or.us.

Forrest Saturday Morning Work Parties - Want to be part of the Forest crew, who is slowly but surely restoring the forest in Hendricks Park? The crew removes ivy, does invasive weed removal, trail work, and learns about forest ecology. See the Calendar for dates.

Be part of the change and join the crew at our monthly work parties on Saturdays. Meet at the picnic shelter at 9:00 a.m. and we’ll work to Noon. Call Christina Bentrup, 541/ 510-4636 or email to Christina.R.Bentrup@ci.eugene.or.us, for additional information.

Native Plant Garden Volunteers - The new Native Plant Garden volunteer group will work on Thursdays from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. RSVPs required for this group to Christina Bentrup, 541/ 510-4636 or email to Christina.R.Bentrup@ci.eugene.or.us

Other Volunteer Opportunities: If you are interested in learning how a non-profit works, want to become a committee member or Board member, or get involved with fundraising or other opportunities, contact us at (541) 607-4066 or by email at info@friendsofhendrickspark.org.

 

Date:

February 10, Saturday

Time:

9:00 a.m. - Noon

Location:

Meet at the F.M. Wilkins Picnic Shelter, 2200 Summit Ave., Eugene OR

Contact:

(541) 510-4636 or email to Christina.R.Bentrup@ci.eugene.or.us

Description:

Forest Work Party - Ivy removal

 

Date:

March 17, Saturday

Time:

9:00 a.m. - Noon

Location:

Meet at the F.M. Wilkins Picnic Shelter, 2200 Summit Ave., Eugene OR

Contact:

(541) 510-4636 or email to Christina.R.Bentrup@ci.eugene.or.us

Description:

Forest Work Party - Secondary invaders/ring ivy trees on either side of west trail

 

Date:

April 22, Sunday

Time:

9:00 a.m. - Noon

Location:

Meet at the F.M. Wilkins Picnic Shelter, 2200 Summit Ave., Eugene OR

Contact:

(541) 510-4636 or email to Christina.R.Bentrup@ci.eugene.or.us

Description:

Forest Work Party - Earth Day - Chip Wildflower Trail/Bonzer Bench spruce up

 

Date:

May 19, Saturday

Time:

9:00 a.m. - Noon

Location:

Meet at the F.M. Wilkins Picnic Shelter, 2200 Summit Ave., Eugene OR

Contact:

(541) 510-4636 or email to Christina.R.Bentrup@ci.eugene.or.us

Description:

Forest Work Party - Secondary invaders

 

Date:

June 2, Saturday

Time:

9:00 a.m. - Noon

Location:

Meet at the F.M. Wilkins Picnic Shelter, 2200 Summit Ave., Eugene OR

Contact:

(541) 510-4636 or email to Christina.R.Bentrup@ci.eugene.or.us

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Forest Work Party - Secondary invaders

 

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Past Event Information: “Mending Natural Systems Workshop Summary”

Friends of Hendricks Park is pleased to announce that the summary of the workshop “Mending Natural Systems in Our Cities” is now available online at:

http://www.ci.eugene.or.us/PARKS/natural/mending.htm

The page includes a brief summary of the two day workshop including the three keynote addresses, a description of  the World Café model and a synopsis of the plenary conversations.  There is also a complete list of organizations and contact information for all the groups and individuals who participated with a display table during the workshop.  This list includes a live web link for those organizations who have a webpage Also included is a list of all the businesses that supported the workshop with their attendance.

 

 

 

Tuesday Morning Volunteers

Tuesday Morning Regulars in the Rhododendron Garden