Entries by Joanne Lazo

Pollination Celebration

Celebrate National Pollinator Week June 19 -25 Join us on Friday, June 16th from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm for Pollination Celebration, a morning of learning, tasting and growing together in our Grow Lunch Garden on the grounds of beautiful Topaz Farm . Learn about the important role pollinators play in our food supply. Search […]

We’re in! 2022 Give Guide

We finally made it! The Sauvie Island Center is in Give Guide (GG!) for the first time this year. We couldn’t be more excited. Not familiar with GG!? In a nutshell Willamette Week’s Give!Guide is Portland’s easiest path to year-end giving. This grassroots fundraising campaign has raised more than $48 million since its inception in […]

Biochar workshop Friday, February 18 noon to 4 @ Topaz Farm

We are happy to be offering another Biochar workshop with Cuauhtemoc at our beautiful home on Topaz Farm! If you aren’t sure what Biochar is, you want to learn more, or you simply want to find biochar community join us on the farm. What is Biochar? Biochar is a specialized form of charcoal produced using […]

Food, fun and farming @ Farm Camp

Sauvie Island Center’s Farm Camp is outdoor experience where children are outside all day, every day soaking up the fresh air and sunshine. Each day at camp is a new adventure as we explore beautiful Topaz Farm and all it has to offer. For more information, or to registered, check out Farm Camp.