Loading Events

← Back to Events

Mount Pisgah Arboretum

+ Google Map
34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
(541) 747-3817 http://www.mountpisgaharboretum.org

Past Events

August 2018

Kids’ River Walk

August 16 • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Take a wading hike in the river and search for water bugs, fish and frogs. Armed with nets, buckets and magnifiers we'll catch and take a close look at these river critters. Critter catching materials provided. Bring your water shoes, sense of adventure and be ready to get wet. Meet at the Visitor Center. Don't forget your parking pass. $8 per family, Members FREE.

Find out more →

Blackberry Eat and Cut Work Party

August 25 • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

It’s blackberry season! Join us as we walk the trails and remove blackberries and their ripe fruits. Tools, gloves, and a parking pass will be provided to volunteers (we suggest you bring along a water bottle). Please RSVP to site@mountpisgaharboretum.org if you plan to attend.

Find out more →

September 2018

Bird Walk

September 9 • 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Join Julia Siporin and Joni Dawning for another monthly bird walk intended for people with all levels of birding experience. We’ll use vocalizations, habitat, and behavior clues for identification of our breeding and year-round residents. Come discover the Arboretum’s avian diversity. Please bring binoculars. Option to continue the walk until noon for those who are interested. Rain or shine. Meet at the Arboretum Visitor Center. Don’t forget your parking pass. $5, Members FREE.

Find out more →

Late Summer Wildflowers Walk

September 15 • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Join Arboretum Interpretation Coordinator August Jackson for a tour of the amazing diversity of wildflowers which wait to bloom until the end of summer. We'll take a walk along a wet prairie and down to the river to see emergent vegetation in bloom. We will also look at which insects pollinate these late-season flowers. Meet at the Visitor Center. Don't forget your parking pass. $5, Members FREE.

Find out more →

False Brome Removal Work Party

September 15 • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Join us as we remove invasive false brome from along the upper portions of the Jette Trail. Tools, gloves, and a parking pass will be provided to volunteers (we suggest you bring along a water bottle). Please RSVP to site@mountpisgaharboretum.org if you plan to attend.

Find out more →

Trailside Prune and Groom Work Party

September 29 • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Join us as we walk the trails and prune overgrown vegetation in preparation for the fall field trip season. Tools, gloves, and a parking pass will be provided to volunteers (we suggest you bring along a water bottle). Please RSVP to site@mountpisgaharboretum.org if you plan to attend.

Find out more →

October 2018

Bird Walk

October 14 • 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Join Julia Siporin and Joni Dawning for another monthly bird walk intended for people with all levels of birding experience. We’ll use vocalizations, habitat, and behavior clues for identification of our fall and year-round residents. Come discover the Arboretum’s avian diversity. Please bring binoculars. Option to continue the walk until noon for those who are interested. Rain or shine. Meet at the Arboretum Visitor Center. Don’t forget your parking pass. $5, Members FREE.

Find out more →

The Free Herbalism Project

October 14 • 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

On Sunday, October 14 Mountain Rose Herbs will be hosting their free biannual botanical event, The Free Herbalism Project! Experience the magic at the beautiful Mount Pisgah Arboretum while learning from two amazing herbal teachers, Tieraona Low Dog and Paul Bergner.  In addition to educational talks, the event will feature several herbal vendors, delicious food trucks, and free botanically inspired prints with Sean O'Reilly from Eugene Printmakers. Mountain Rose Herbs staff will be on hand to answer questions, offer up some…

Find out more →

Prune and Groom Work Party

October 20 • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Join us as we walk the trails and prune overgrown vegetation in preparation for the upcoming Mushroom Festival. Tools, gloves, and a parking pass will be provided to volunteers (we suggest you bring along a water bottle). Meet at the Arboretum Visitor Center. Please RSVP to site@mountpisgaharboretum.org if you plan to attend.

Find out more →

Scarecrow Building and Pumpkin Carving Workshop

October 21 • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Fall is here, and Halloween is just around the corner! Get ready for the Mushroom Festival's Scarecrow Contest at this fun, family-oriented event. The Arboretum staff provides inspiration and know-how for creative pumpkin carving, and you can design your own unique scarecrow to enter in the Scarecrow Contest or display on your lawn. Scarecrows made at the workshop can be entered in the Scarecrow Contest at our Mushroom festival for FREE! Pants, shirts, straw, and pumpkins provided, but you are…

Find out more →

Mushroom Festival

October 28 • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Join us for one of the largest fungal celebrations on the West Coast! Co-sponsored by Lane Community College and the Cascade Mycological Society. Hundreds of local mushroom species on display, live local music, hourly nature walks with experts, scarecrow contest, fresh-pressed apple cider, food booths, and local arts, crafts, and plant vendors. Suggested donation $8, Arboretum members FREE. For more information, visit http://www.mountpisgaharboretum.com/festivals-events/mushroom-festival-2018/

Find out more →

Mount Pisgah Arboretum Mushroom Festival

October 28 • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Local area favorite fall festival is back for 38th year! What better way to spend a Sunday in autumn than strolling trails, listening to live music, sampling fresh-pressed cider, and learning about the natural world around us? The community is invited to enjoy this fun, all-ages annual event and support a treasured local resource at the same time. Presented in partnership with The Cascade Mycological Society (CMS) and Lane Community College, this years’ event features: More than 300 varieties of…

Find out more →

November 2018

Monthly Bird Walk

November 11 • 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd
Eugene, United States
+ Google Map

Join Julia Siporin and Joni Dawning for another monthly bird walk intended for people with all levels of birding experience. We’ll use vocalizations, habitat, and behavior clues for identification of our fall migrants and year-round residents. Come discover the Arboretum’s avian diversity. Please bring binoculars. Option to continue the walk until noon for those who are interested. Rain or shine. Meet at the Arboretum Visitor Center. $5, Members FREE.

Find out more →
+ Export Events