NATIONAL NIGHT OUT Family Friendly Picnic
Sunday, August 7, 2016 |
3 - 6 pm
By the outdoor pool on the Lewis & Clark campus
(#23 on campus map)
- Tennis & Swimming (lifeguard on duty)
- Free Beverages and Food from the grill will be provided.
- Please bring a side dish or a dessert to share!
- No dogs on campus
In case of rain we will gather at the Templeton Campus Center Level 2
(#36 on map)
The 2016 Picnic
We may have the following information tables:
- NET - Neighborhood Emergency Team information.
- The CVNA+NET delegate+sector project (proposed Bylaws amendment in May 2017.)
- RVNA Nature in Neighborhood Grant - pending on grant status.
- CVNA Tree Project?
2015 Summer Picnic Photos
No photos yet of all the great food that materialized, or of the throngs of merry picnickers. Lisa says: I was amazed at how the food table came together with everyone's culinary contributions.
Thanks to Tryon Creek Grill for providing food for the Grill! A Big Thanks to Lewis & Clark College for providing drinks, the picnic grounds, and use of the outdoor swimming pool!
Neighborhood Emergency Team Table
Here is a shot of the NET table. Tons of information was available, including, for example, the HELP and OK (red and green) signs that can let emergency responders quickly assess your house. See our NET page for info on how you can prepare your home to be a safer haven in an regional emergency.
Quote from Dylan: It was an absolute pleasure to help staff the NET table and to have the opportunity to meet so many wonderful folks from our community!
The food was delicious too! :)
Here's the NET sector map.
(We need to get a version of this on the website.)
Back Yard Habitat and Naturescaping Table
Thanks to Denny Barnes for organizing and presenting info on
naturescaping and certification of Backyard Habitat. See Friends of Riverview page about Nature in Our Backyard: [LINK].
Denny also gave away two native plants, and suet for bird feeder!
River View Natural Area
Thanks to Lisa McG for compiling info-goodies for the newly forming River View Natural Area, including plant specimens and maps. Lisa answered plenty of questions. The management plan map (on the easel) was a big hit. (Lisa stepped out of the photo with her plate of food! :^)
See more on the Friends of River View Natural Area website.
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