Outreach

Oaks, a Mural, and Native Plants in our Landscape

By |2019-11-09T15:20:32-08:00July 6th, 2019|Categories: Outreach|

Oak Harbor Garry Oak Society is excited about the completion of the new mural painted on the side of a building at the corner of Jensen Street and E. Pioneer Way. The mural, depicting a Garry oak meadow at sunset, points the way to historic Smith Park, which contains hundreds of ancient Garry oaks, [...]

Staying Cool Under the Shade of Oaks!

By |2019-11-09T15:21:57-08:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Outreach|

Isn't it nice to find a cool shady spot under our majestic oaks during these warm summer days? Oak Harbor Garry Oak Society met with the film crew from Whidbey Telecom in July under the shade of Smith Parks oaks to shoot film for a show called The Curious Islander. The Curious Islander segment will focus [...]

Notable Oaks of Oak Harbor Walking Tour April 21, 2018

By |2019-11-09T15:44:31-08:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: Outreach|

Saturday, April 21st 2018 10AM - 12PM Featuring the Post Office Demonstration Native Plant Garden and Smith Park Oak Grove Meet At: Oak Harbor Post Office parking lot at 10:00 AM Naturalist Educator Melissa Duffy and Local Historian Scott Hornung will lead a tour of some of Oak Harbor's noteworthy Garry oaks and plants found in [...]