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August 2019

Incredible Insects

August 11 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Tillamook Forest Center, 45500 Wilson River Hwy
Tillamook, 97141
Free

They are often seen as villains, but what if they’re superheroes in disguise? Join us for a short talk on the benefits that insects provide to humans and the environment, followed by a walk to a nearby meadow where we will go on an insect safari!   Programs are free and open to all ages. For more details, call us at (503) 815-6800, visit our program & event calendar, or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/tillamookforestcenteroregon to receive fun forest…

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Tillamook Farmers Market

August 13 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
(Outside at) Tillamook City Hall, 210 Laurel Ave.
Tillamook, OR 97141 United States

Head down to the corner of Laurel Avenue and Second Street every Saturday through September from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. for one of the best Farmers Markets on the coast! Find more than 50 vendors selling everything from fresh produce, berries, hand-crafted gifts, jewelry, smoked nuts, hand-made cheeses, baked goods, furniture and so much more! Enjoy live music every day from 10 – 1 and fun games and activities for the kids. Be sure to stop by the Farmers…

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Master Recyclers Trash-to-Treasure activity

August 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tillamook Library – Hatfield Room, 1716 Third Street
Tillamook, 97141
Free

Join us for a fun and creative craft time using treasures commonly thrown away. All supplies are provided, and the class is free to those ages 12 and up. (Younger folks may come with a responsible adult in attendance). Space is limited so sign up in advance at the Tillamook County Library.

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Trees of the Tillamook Forest Walk

August 16 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tillamook Forest Center, 45500 Wilson River Hwy
Tillamook, 97141
Free

Join us on a leisurely tree walk at the Tillamook Forest Center. We will take an easy stroll, seeking some of the diverse tree species that comprise our Coast Range forests. Learn the many benefits of these forest giants and some crafty ways to spot them in the woods. **Path is ADA accessible and easily trekked with strollers or wheelchairs.   Programs are free and open to all ages. For more details, call us at (503) 815-6800, visit our program…

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Steam-Fueled Forestry

August 16 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Tillamook Forest Center, 45500 Wilson River Hwy
Tillamook, 97141
Free

High pitched whistles pierced the air, steam powered gears spun and steel cables flurried to and fro to fuel the logging industry at the turn of the 20th century. At the center of this perfected mechanical movement was the Steam Donkey, an ingenious invention that revolutionized the industry, eased the lives of early loggers, and paved a path to modernization. Join us as we journey back to the time of steam engines to discover the mechanics behind this powerful metal…

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Tillamook Farmers Market

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
(Outside at) Tillamook City Hall, 210 Laurel Ave.
Tillamook, OR 97141 United States

Head down to the corner of Laurel Avenue and Second Street every Saturday through September from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. for one of the best Farmers Markets on the coast! Find more than 50 vendors selling everything from fresh produce, berries, hand-crafted gifts, jewelry, smoked nuts, hand-made cheeses, baked goods, furniture and so much more! Enjoy live music every day from 10 – 1 and fun games and activities for the kids. Be sure to stop by the Farmers…

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Steam-Fueled Forestry

August 17 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tillamook Forest Center, 45500 Wilson River Hwy
Tillamook, 97141
Free

High pitched whistles pierced the air, steam powered gears spun and steel cables flurried to and fro to fuel the logging industry at the turn of the 20th century. At the center of this perfected mechanical movement was the Steam Donkey, an ingenious invention that revolutionized the industry, eased the lives of early loggers, and paved a path to modernization. Join us as we journey back to the time of steam engines to discover the mechanics behind this powerful metal…

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Scat | The Doo-Doo Diaries

August 17 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Tillamook Forest Center, 45500 Wilson River Hwy
Tillamook, 97141
Free

Are you feces fanatic? A turd nerd? Or do you just want to know what you stepped in? Join us for a down-and-dirty look at how scat influences life in the Tillamook State Forest, and you’ll soon be the number one expert on number two!   Programs are free and open to all ages. For more details, call us at (503) 815-6800, visit our program & event calendar, or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/tillamookforestcenteroregon to receive fun forest updates.

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Trees of the Tillamook Forest Walk

August 18 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Tillamook Forest Center, 45500 Wilson River Hwy
Tillamook, 97141
Free

Join us on a leisurely tree walk at the Tillamook Forest Center. We will take an easy stroll, seeking some of the diverse tree species that comprise our Coast Range forests. Learn the many benefits of these forest giants and some crafty ways to spot them in the woods. **Path is ADA accessible and easily trekked with strollers or wheelchairs.   Programs are free and open to all ages. For more details, call us at (503) 815-6800, visit our program…

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Scat | The Doo-Doo Diaries

August 18 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Tillamook Forest Center, 45500 Wilson River Hwy
Tillamook, 97141
Free

Are you feces fanatic? A turd nerd? Or do you just want to know what you stepped in? Join us for a down-and-dirty look at how scat influences life in the Tillamook State Forest, and you’ll soon be the number one expert on number two!   Programs are free and open to all ages. For more details, call us at (503) 815-6800, visit our program & event calendar, or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/tillamookforestcenteroregon to receive fun forest updates.

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