Thursday, August 30, 2012

Sept 6 FREE Turkey Roasters at Arby's 1am-1pm

I'm not a huge fan of Arby's but I am a fan of free food!

Sept. 6 from 11am-1pm 

Choose from Turkey Classic, Turkey 'n Cheddar Classic, or Grand Turkey Club and taste the greatest thing since sliced roast beef.


Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Family Adventure Day

Family Adventure Day
Saturday August 18th, 10:00am-1:00pm
The Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is hosting the last Family Adventure Day of the summer this Saturday from 10:00am- 1:00pm. This community event promotes healthy kids, families and natural spaces. Nature enthusiasts of all ages are invited to experience the wonders of wildlife through Nature Stories, Pond Life Encounters, Wetland Art, and much more. Volunteer Naturalists will be located along the Refuge’s year-long trail with activities, games, and crafts for the whole family to enjoy. Visitors are also invited to explore the trails, wildlife overlooks, and interpretive areas on their own. Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is located at 19255 SW Pacific Highway (99W), just north of Sherwood. This event is free and does not require advanced registration. Please refer any questions to Gardiner at or 503.625.5944.

Gardiner Platt
Environmental Education Coordinator
Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge
19255 SW Pacific Hwy
Sherwood, OR 97140
503- 625-5944
503- 625- 5947 (Fax)

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Perseid Meteor Shower Watch

Date: Aug. 12, 2012Time: At sunset
Cost: Free with $5 parking per vehicle fee
Located at: Rooster Rock State Park or L.L. "Stub" Stewart State Park
Access: Everyone

Perseid Meteor Shower Watch

The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) is getting ready for its largest star party of the year on Sunday, August 12, the Perseid Meteor Shower Watch! Hundreds of star lovers from across the Pacific Northwest will be meeting at both Rooster Rock State Park and Stub Stewart State Park at 8 p.m. to watch and enjoy the wonder of the Perseid Meteor Shower. The event, sponsored by OMSI, the Rose City Astronomers, the Vancouver Sidewalk Astronomers and Oregon Parks and Recreations will have telescopes set up for attendees to use. OMSI staff will be presenting informal talks about the meteor shower, constellations, and the summer sky. On the scheduled day of each OMSI Star Party, it is suggested that interested visitors call the OMSI Star Parties Hotline, (503) 797-4610 #3 then #5, or check the OMSI Star Parties web site for possible weather-related cancellations.
To reach Rooster Rock State Park, take I-84 east of the Sandy River at exit 25. The park is located 22 miles east of Portland.
To reach L.L. "Stub" Stewart State Park, take US-26 west of Portland and turn right on OR-47. The park is located 23 miles west of Portland.

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Learn to make Wholesome Baby Food Tonight in Canby

Learn how to make wholesome, tasty and nutritious baby food.
Workshop tonight at 6:30 pm at the library.Presented by Oregon State University Extension Service of Clackamas County.

Hanna Hofer
Programming/Public Relations
Canby Public Library