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.
*11 Community Forestry Day
- Trail Tenders
After the wet & stormy seasons, our trail network needs attention. If you enjoy using the trails at Hopkins, this is a perfect fit for your interests, and a good time to help. Before the day has ended, we need help setting up the seasonal canopy outside Hopkins Hall.
SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY: We might pull out the grill for first time this year- if you'd like to chef for our volunteers, please arrange in advance. We'll purchase food if you can do the rest.
8:30am Team leaders arrive, volunteer teams assemble
9:00am Volunteer Projects
Noon Lunch - please call ahead so we know to expect you
1:00pm Volunteer projects continue
2:00pm Tour provides an insider's look at sustainable forestry; 90-minutes, some walking on rough 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.