fbpx

Tag: White Oak Savanna

  • Preserve nature area, but follow due process

    Preserve nature area, but follow due process

    Published in the West Linn Tidings and Oregonian: There is a gem in West Linn – the White Oak Savanna. The 14-acre park boasts a stand of rare white oaks and at the top of its slope, a stunning view of the Willamette River and the Willamette Narrows. As you walk the nature trail, the […]

  • Concert for the White Oak Savanna

    Concert for the White Oak Savanna

    The Concert for the White Oak Savanna will be Saturday, August 17th, from 3:30 to 5:30 at the Willamette Park stage. Two virtuoso Latin guitarists, Mariano De Orbegoso and Masud Tahmassbi, will play at a beautiful spot with the river flowing behind the stage. They usually play at El Gaucho at the Benson Hotel. The […]

  • Stepping Up To The Plate Part 2: Now It’s Your Turn

    Stepping Up To The Plate Part 2: Now It’s Your Turn

      I’ll admit it; the day I went to register volunteers at the White Oak Savanna (WOS) I was a little skeptical. It wasn’t the noteworthy organization or the wonderful people that run it that had me uneasy. No, it was the notion that I couldn’t possibly be of any help as a volunteer for […]

  • Stepping Up To The Plate: The Roberta Schwarz Way

    Stepping Up To The Plate: The Roberta Schwarz Way

    The day I met Roberta Schwarz I was struck by her passion: For the environment, for education and for the community in general. Roberta Schwarz isn’t a famous celebrity, but her actions are much more important than any person seen on the cover of a tabloid. She is a person who evicts change in the […]

  • Run/Walk for the White Oak Savanna

    Run/Walk for the White Oak Savanna

    The 2nd Annual Run/Walk for the White Oak Savanna will be held on Sunday April 14th at the Rosemont Ridge Middle School track. The address is 20001 Salamo Rd. in West Linn. The 5 k Run will start at 9 am. The 1 mi. walk will start at about 10 am. There will be great […]