Author: becky

Volunteer for the Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale

We need your help with this year’s Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale. The sale is scheduled for Saturday, May 11, 2019, the day before Mother’s Day, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Woodstock Community Center, 5905 E 43rd Ave., Portland. Proceeds from the sale help pay for routine maintenance,… Read More»

Hypertufa Work Party Kicks off 2019 Plant Sale Preparations

The 2019 WOODSTOCK NEIGHBORHOOD PLANT SALE is Saturday, May 11th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Woodstock Community Center, 5905 E 43rd Ave. It’s a tradition: A group of neighborhood friends who volunteer annually to help with the Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale get together for a hypertufa party,… Read More»

FAQs re: Woodstock Blvd development proposal

AN OVERVIEW OF THE PROPOSED REDEVELOPMENT OF THE BLOCK THAT INCLUDES THE JOINERY SE Woodstock Blvd to Martins St, between 48th and 49th Aves [click to download a PDF of this overview] What is being proposed on the “Joinery block”? As submitted to the City of Portland, the redevelopment proposes… Read More»

Raid Your Garden for the Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale

CALLING ALL GARDENERS! We depend on YOU for the success of our annual neighborhood plant sale benefit, which is largely made up of plant donations from generous gardeners in our community. Though the sale doesn’t take place ’til May, the day before Mother’s Day, NOW is the time to begin… Read More»

Woodstock Plant Sale: A Huge Success Again!

Our thanks to everyone in the community who turned out for this year’s plant sale on Saturday, May 12th to benefit the Woodstock Community Center. Gross sales came to $5,300, the highest sales total in our history! We’d like to thank our generous plant donors and the 45 volunteers who… Read More»

Don’t Miss Our Plant Sale!

Join us Saturday, May 12th from 9am to 3pm at the Woodstock Community Center for the Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale! A splendid variety of plants at wonderful prices awaits you at this popular annual event. Come by and hang out with neighbors who love to garden just like you. Location:… Read More»

Volunteer for the Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale

We need your help for this year’s Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale scheduled for Saturday, May 12th, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Woodstock Community Center, 5905 E 43rd Ave. Proceeds from this annual event go into the Woodstock Community Center Maintenance Fund and support volunteer efforts to provide… Read More»

SAVE THE DATE: May 12th—Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale

Our 2018 Plant Sale takes place Saturday, May 12th, from 9 am to 3 pm. The location is the Woodstock Community Center, 5905 SE 43rd Ave., Portland. We will be selling: • Perennials, herbs, vegetable starts, succulents • Native plants, ornamental grasses, trees • Miniature sedum gardens and house plants… Read More»

Save Our Community Centers!

The Woodstock Community Center has been tagged for possible closure in the city’s budget process, along with several other small centers. As reported in last month’s e-news, Portland Parks and Recreation’s Requested Budget for 2018-19 recommends closing Woodstock Community Center (WCC), as part of a package of 5% budget cuts.… Read More»

Hypertufa for the Woodstock Plant Sale

Seven Woodstock neighbors recently kicked off preparations for the annual Woodstock Neighborhood plant sale by holding a hypertufa work party. Drinking hot cider and sharing conversation over a couple of hours, they crafted the hypertufa plant pots that will hold Shelly Keach’s beautiful miniature sedum gardens, a popular Mother’s Day… Read More»