OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Workshops, Institutes, and Programs

Upcoming Workshops & Events

Outdoor School Workshops will start with ODS in the title.

Workshop/Event Title Date Location
ODS - Flying WILD for Outdoor School 07/31/2018 Sherwood, Oregon
ODS - WILD About Outdoor School 08/13/2018 Silverton, OR
Discovery Trail at HJ Andrews 09/28/2018 Blue River, OR

Other Workshops and Programs

Seedlings to Sawmill Teacher Tour:

When: August 1st, 8 am-4 pm

Where: Eugene, Oregon

Hosted by Forests Today & Forever

During this program, you will:

  • Learn about the most valuable and renewable resource on the planet; trees!
  • Visit a state-of-the-art sawmill
  • Explore forest management for multiple uses
  • Interact with forestry professionals
  • Get ideas for integrating forest education into your classroom

To Register and for more details, call or email Beth:

coordinator@foreststodayandforever.org

541-554-1342

 

Now Accepting Applications for GreenWorks! Grants

By James McGirt

Project Learning Tree is offering grants of up to $1,000 to involve students in service-learning projects to improve the environment at their school or in their community. The projects provide opportunities for students to partner with their school, local businesses, community organizations, and natural resource professionals. The funds can be used by students in a variety of ways, including but not limited to implementing recycling programs, conserving water and energy, establishing school gardens and outdoor classrooms, improving a forest, or restoring a natural habitat. 

The deadline to apply is September 30. To be eligible, applicants must have attended a PLT workshop (either in-person or online). https://www.plt.org/resources/greenworks-grants/