Archive for the ‘Tideman-Johnson Park’ Category

Johnson Creek Clean-up Event Aug. 23

Monday, August 11th, 2014

Johnson Creek Watershed Council is hosting a Johnson Creek clean-up event on Saturday, August 23, 2014. Volunteers will meet at Mill Park at the corner of SE Linnwood Ave and SE Overland St. for the clean-up that runs from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The clean-up will include wading in the creek for trash removal […]

Final Tideman Johnson Park work party for season

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

From Marianne Colgrove: Hey all Friends of Tideman Johnson, This Saturday is our last work party of the season – woo hoo!  It is going to be a beautiful day, and we are going to pull easy weeds, and then have a celebratory barbecue. Saturday June 7th, 9am – noon meet up near the boardwalk […]

Tideman Johnson this Saturday, May 3rd!

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Hey all Friends of Tideman Johnson, It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood, and an excellent reminder why our dear little plants need mulch! That’s right, this Saturday is mulch day. Have no fear, this mini heat wave is expected to subside by Saturday and it’ll be nice an cloudy – a perfect day for […]

Friends of Tideman Johnson This Saturday, Apr. 5

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Hi all Friends of Tideman Johnson, I hope you all have been enjoying this on-again/off-again spring weather. I think all our little plants are happy, and I KNOW the weeds love it. So, before the grasses grow up big and tall and we can’t tell the good guys from the bad guys, we’re going to […]

Johnson Creek Watershed-wide Event March 1

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Hey all Friends of Tideman Johnson, March 1st is the Johnson Creek Watershed Wide Event   This is a really great event  with a lot of people working together through out the watershed.  Attached is a picture of our happy crew from 2009. Tideman Johnson is one of the sites, and we’ve ordered a caboodle of native […]

Tideman Johnson Work Party Feb 1.

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Howdy Friends of Tideman Johnson, I, for one, am happy that he rain has returned.  It helps the natives we planted last month get properly settled in, and it’ll make the ground nice and soft this coming Saturday.  We have two tasks ahead of us: Plant the last few native shrubs left over from last […]

Special Tideman Johnson work party Saturday

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

From Marianne Colgrove Happy New Year! With this lovely mild weather, those frigid days of early December are a distant memory and I can even imagine spring is coming.  Perfect weather for a little work party! As you may recall, we have about 200 lovely native plants just waiting to go into the ground in […]

December Tideman Johnson work party cancelled and rescheduled for January

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

The Tideman Johnson Park work party for Saturday, December 7, 2013, has been cancelled due to frigid weather. The weather on planting day  is calling for high temperatures near freezing. “I know we’re all pretty tough, but our little plants are sensitive and don’t love going into the frozen ground,” said Marianne Colgrove of Friends […]

Tideman Johnson work party this Saturday

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

This event has been cancelled for Dec. 7th and rescheduled for Saturday, January 4, 2013. From Marianne Colgrove: Hey all Friends of Tideman Johnson, This Saturday we’re going to plant some native plants in our oak grove! Yes, we have a grove of native Oregon White Oak (aka Garry Oak, aka Quercus garryana). It’s actually […]

Friends of Tideman Johnson Fall Schedule

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

By Marianne Colgrove Hey all Fabulous Friends of Tideman Johnson! This Sunday is the autumnal equinox, which is another way of saying, Summer’s over, let’s go work in the park!   We will be convening in Tideman Johnson Park the first Saturday of each month, 9am – noon. Our dates this fall are: October 5, […]