There was lots of nature to celebrate during the 2012 Multnomah Days in Multnomah Village, not far from where we live. During the parade, there was a pretty cool woodpecker costume from the Friends of Spring Garden Park and a large salamander puppet from SW Watershed Stewards:
Stewards fighting against invasive ivy monsters:
The Friends of Spring Garden Park also had a nature play setup in the Kid’s Zone:
A local 4-H group also had some farm animals to check out:
Thanks to all those involved for making nature part of this wonderful annual neighborhood celebration!