Be involved in sustainable forestry: volunteer at Hopkins Demonstration Forest
Guests and volunteers learn by doing and share their talents with others. We offer activities appropriate for all ages: individuals and families, youth and community groups are welcome.
Call 503-632-2150 if you have questions about any of the programs or events listed in our calendar. All events occur at Hopkins Demonstration Forest unless otherwise noted.
*13 Community Forestry Day
- Woodland Summer
Whether your family owns a woodlot or not, you can enjoy some of the sights, sounds and sweat that go into managing a forest. No telling what chores will remain in mid-summer, stay tuned. Call during the week prior to this CFD to confirm your role in a project. Thank you.
If you would enjoy putting on the lunch for our volunteers, please join our community in the forest. We'll buy the grub if you want to do the rest.
8:30am Team leaders arrive, volunteer teams assemble
9:00pm Volunteer Projects
Noon Lunch: please call ahead so we know to expect you
1:00pm Volunteer projects
2:00pm Tour provides an insider's view of sustainable forestry; 90-minutes with some walking on rough or uneven ground.
4:00pm Put tools away and clean up
Please remember to call 503-632-2150 by the Thursday prior to each CFD if you plan to volunteer, join us for community lunch, or the tour. Thank You.