Workshop Registration

To register for a workshop, please select the appropriate price option under the workshop description, and then click on Add to Cart.

You also can call us at 541-747-3817 or visit us at the Arboretum office between 10am – 4pm Monday – Friday. Or send a check to 34901 Frank Parrish Road, Eugene OR 97405 – be sure to include the name and date of the workshop.

To guarantee a full refund, please cancel your registration one week before the date of the event.

Mushroom Cultivation Workshop

Saturday, October 21st, 11am-4pm 

Explore mushroom cultivation through the seasons. Install native edible and medicinal mushrooms with Ja Schindler of Fungi For the People. In this workshop we will begin with a presentation of 24 species of mushrooms that are regionally appropriate and useful as either food, medicine, or plant partners. We will then install 5 of these species amongst the native flower gardens on the grounds of Mount Pisgah Arboretum. We will work with mushrooms that grow in soil/compost mixes, woodchip beds, and planted logs or stumps. Mushroom starter spawn of a variety of mushrooms will be available for purchase. A major focus of this workshop is developing a working understanding of dynamic microhabitats for growing a diversity of mushrooms at your home and gardens.Meet at the White Oak Pavilion. Members $40, Non-members $50. Pre-registration required.

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Origami Temple of Kindness Paper Arts Workshop

Saturday, December 2nd, 12pm-4:30pm

Come and make your own Temple of Kindness, complete with secret little messages of love, joy and happiness. Artist Glenda Goodrich guides you in creating a delightful 3-dimensional work of art to give as a gift for the holidays. That is, if you can bear to part with it! Follow step-by-step instructions to fold Origami bowls, cover mat board lids, adding beads and charms to create a sweet temple of delight!. $25 Members, $30 Non-members. Plus $10 materials fee paid to instructor. Pre-registration is required. When registering, please note which color of materials you would like provided for you: Orange, Yellow, Red, Blue, Green, Brown and Gold, Purple, or Black & White.

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