River Road – Santa Clara Neighborhood Plan

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9th Awbrey Park Wildflower Celebration – Saturday, May 1

Awbrey Park Wildflower Celebration 2021

MARK YOUR CALENDAR! Saturday, May 1  
11 a.m.— 3 p.m.
Awbrey Park (River Road and Spring Creek Drive)

Celebrate wildflowers with the Friends of Awbrey Park and see what neighborhood volunteers can accomplish together!   Bring a picnic and take yourself or your family on a
self-guided tour.  Signs will guide  you around the park.  Family Friendly  – 2 separate playground areas for different aged children.  And a large open  lawn for playing on.

  • Take a Self Guided Tour
  • First 20 to complete a Treasure Hunt are eligible to win a native plant
  • Take home a rock painting kit
  • Live acoustic music
  • Masks Mandatory, Hand Sanitizer will be provided on site.

Please check in at the host station before you begin your self guided tour. Members of The Friends of Awbrey Park and the Santa Clara Community Organization will be spacing groups of people to ensure proper Covid-19 protocols are followed.

The Wildflower Celebration is the final event of our 13th season of maintaining the flowers and shrubs at the park. After the Celebration, The Friends of Awbrey Park will take the summer off and resume work parties in October. We hope to see you at the Celebration and wish you a great summer.

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Eugene-Springfield Bike Map Survey

The Eugene-Springfield Bike Map is getting an update and the City wants to hear from you!

Portion of Eugene-Springfield Bike Map

From the City:

The current version of the bike map was printed in 2015, and we know some things have changed. Help us identify how to improve the new map.

We want to how you’re using the map, which resources and information should be included, what size the map should be, and more. Give your feedback: take the survey.

The new bike map will be printed and available starting June 2021, so look for it at local bike shops and other businesses this summer!

Survey open through April 30.

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State of Oregon is looking for Citizen Advisors for Land Conservation & Development Committee

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Staff and members of the Citizen Involvement Advisory Committee(CIAC) are hosting a meeting to provide information for community members to learn  more about CIAC and the work of the coming year. Find preliminary information about the committee here.

Please join us!

Topic: CIAC Recruitment Information Session
Time: April 9, 2021 03:30 PM

Join Zoom Meeting
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Meeting ID: 883 3221 8894
Passcode: 445574

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Irving Grange Blood Drive April 29 & 30

Pop Up blood drives will be held at the Irving Grange on April 29th and 30th. You must set up an appointment and wear a mask. Appointments can be set up on the Bloodworks Northwest website here.

The event will run from 10 to 5 on Thursday the 29th and 9 to 4 on Friday the 30th. The Irving Grange is located at 1011 Irvington Drive.

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Monthly SCCO meeting reminder – this Thursday, 7PM

April 1
7 PM

Join Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/92158526316?pwd=MGM4U25yY2NpZCs1eG1jd0NqQXFmZz09
Passcode: 971665

Agenda:
-Neighborhood facilitation administering vaccines
-Suicide prevention initiative
-Progress in forming a 501(c)3 Santa Clara Foundation board
-Formation of Social Justice Committee

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