WHEN: Saturday, April 22, 2023, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Members of the community are invited to attend.

WHERE: Native Plant Garden, Oregon Tech, 3201 Campus Drive, Klamath Falls, OR 97601

WHAT: Learn about native plant communities in the Klamath Basin and help beautify the Oregon Tech Native Garden with trail clearing and planting of young oak trees on April 22 at 10 a.m. An educational message will also be provided by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service about monarch butterfly stations on the Oregon Tech campus.

This event provides an opportunity to learn about native gardens, xeriscapes, the dangers of alien plants, and the benefits of native plants and pollinators. Activities will include clearing the trail system of weeds in the Native Garden. Snacks and tools will be provided.

DETAILS: Oregon Tech’s Native Garden is located at the northwest corner of campus near the Center for Excellence in Engineering and Technology; the prominent hill at that end of campus is the Native Garden. Bring gloves and water, if possible. For further information, contact Lloyd Parratt at 541-218-8947, lloyd.parratt@oit.edu.