We’re looking for a new Executive Director Did it Grow in Oregon? volunteering is good for you! Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner on Place-Based Education Pilot Program Spotlight on Metro

We’re looking for a new Executive Director

Dear Friends of the Sauvie Island Center: Eleven years ago, a yellow school bus first pulled into Howell Territorial Park and turned loose a class ...

Did it Grow in Oregon?

Did it Grow in Oregon When students arrive for farm field trips we always ask them what they think they’ll see growing on the farm. ...

volunteering is good for you!

Whether you’re looking for a volunteer opportunity that will get you outside, or an internship to round out your skills and experience, we’ve got a ...

Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner ...

This year we are excited about the opportunity to partner with three third grade classes at Sitton Elementary School in the St Johns neighborhood for ...

Spotlight on Metro

Do you know Metro? If you don’t, you should.  Metro works with communities, businesses and residents in the Portland metropolitan area to chart a wise ...

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We’re looking for a new Executive Director

We’re looking for a new Executive Director
December 7, 2016, No Comments on We’re looking for a new Executive Director

Dear Friends of the Sauvie Island Center: Eleven years ago, a yellow school bus first pulled into Howell Territorial Park and turned loose a class full of students to spend their school day exploring the natural area and the 18 ... Read More»

Farm Fresh Recipes for Kids

Farm Fresh Recipes for  Kids
October 18, 2016, No Comments on Farm Fresh Recipes for Kids

Thanks to a grant from the Oregon Department of Agriculture’s Specialty Crop Block Grant Program, we are sending kids from North Portland home with bundles of farm fresh veggies and custom cookbooks. On the farm, we spend a lot of ... Read More»

Did it Grow in Oregon?

Did it Grow in Oregon?
October 3, 2016, No Comments on Did it Grow in Oregon?

Did it Grow in Oregon When students arrive for farm field trips we always ask them what they think they’ll see growing on the farm. We hear all kinds of different answers from “bananas” to “carrots.”  Thanks to a new ... Read More»

volunteering is good for you!

volunteering is good for you!
August 16, 2016, No Comments on volunteering is good for you!

Whether you’re looking for a volunteer opportunity that will get you outside, or an internship to round out your skills and experience, we’ve got a few different ways you can get involved with Sauvie Island Center.  Volunteer Farm Educators lead ... Read More»

Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner on Place-Based Education Pilot Program

Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner on Place-Based Education Pilot Program
September 9, 2015, No Comments on Sitton Elementary and Sauvie Island Center Partner on Place-Based Education Pilot Program

This year we are excited about the opportunity to partner with three third grade classes at Sitton Elementary School in the St Johns neighborhood for the second year of a place-based education pilot project.  Thanks to funding from the East ... Read More»

Spotlight on Metro

Spotlight on Metro
September 4, 2015, No Comments on Spotlight on Metro

Do you know Metro? If you don’t, you should.  Metro works with communities, businesses and residents in the Portland metropolitan area to chart a wise course for the future while protecting the things we love about this place. Metro also ... Read More»