Monday, October 8, 2018

Wetland Wander

Wetland Wander
Location: Golden Gardens
Directions: From Hwy 99, west on Barger, Right on Golden Gardens Street. Meet at the intersection of Golden Gardens Street and Jessen Drive.
Walk Leader: Lauri Holts, Ecologist with the City of Eugene
Free Program!

Since 2009, the City of Eugene has been working with other local organizations to enhance and improve the area surrounding Golden Gardens for wildlife habitat. Please join Ecologist Lauri Holts to learn about the City's current enhancements and the invasive removal and habitat project.

Wetland Wanders are casual walks through the West Eugene Wetlands. Walks are free and open to the public. Bring water, binoculars, close-toed shoes and appropriate layers. 

Monday, October 1, 2018

Village School Walk-a-thon


Village School Walk-a-thon
Date: Thursday, October 11th
Time: 12:50 p.m. 
Location: South High School Track; 24th and Amazon, Eugene

Two hundred Village School students grades 1-8 will embark on their 7th annual Community Service Walk-a-Thon. Students raise pledges for 8 community organizations which were chosen for co-sponsorship due to their commitment to community values and ecological awareness. This year Village School 2nd graders will be raising funds to support WREN! 

To learn more about the Walk-a-thon and how you can make a donation, please contact the Eugene Village School at