When: Sat, Oct 15, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Where: Peninsula Park Rose Garden, 700 N Ainsworth St, Portland, OR
Specific Location: Meet at the gazebo in the park
Ages: All children welcome with adult supervision.
Come explore Portland’s first and oldest rose garden and join the Friends of Peninsula Park Rose Garden for their 4th year participating in Parke Diem. We hope many neighbors will come join this fun, hands-on project. This is a family friendly event where volunteers will help plant 10,000 crocus bulbs.
Things to bring: Please dress for the weather, wear long sleeves and pants and sturdy closed-toed shoes and bring work gloves if you have them. Please bring a full water bottle. Please mark all personal items with your initials.
Sign up at http://www.portlandpf.org/parke-diem-1/peninsula-park as soon as possible if you want to get a free Parke Diem t-shirt!
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How Your Donations Help...Donations to Friends of Peninsula Park Rose Garden are tax-deductible, and are used to help us preserve and enhance the historic Peninsula Park Rose Garden and its 103 year old masonry. Click the button to make a donation via PayPal. You do not have to have a PayPal account to donate. Thank you!
Come for a Stroll TodayIn 1912, Emanuel Mische designed the Rose Garden in a formal French style, with a central fountain, and intended the garden to be a ‘strolling’ garden. It’s still a wonderful place to spend a few hours, strolling, sitting, relaxing and enjoying thousands of roses.
Peninsula Park Rose Garden
Friends of Peninsula Park Rose Garden is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, dedicated to the preservation of the historic Peninsula Park Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon.
You can reach us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by postal mail at:
Friends of Peninsula Park Rose Garden
1631 NE Broadway
Portland, OR 97232