Oregon 150, Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) and the City of Hood River will present the second dedication of Oregon's five sesquicentennial Youth Legacy Parks on Friday, June 26th, at the new Waterfront Park on the Columbia River, 2:00 p.m.
As one of Oregon 150's six signature projects, this youth legacy project is geared toward reconnecting kids with nature; following a growing national movement to get children out of the house and into the outdoors.
One dedication already took place in Seaside Oregon. Help to honor our Youth Legacy Projects by attending the dedication in Hood River or one of the final three dedications, cities, dates and times below.
City of Creswell, Garden Lake Park: July 4, Time: 5:00 p.m.
City of Lebanon, Cheadle Lake Park: July 8, 1:00 p.m.
City of Grass Valley, City Park: July 11, Time: TBA
Visit the Oregon150 website for more information. Plan to stay a few days, maybe take in another Oregon 150 event and stay at an Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild inn nearby.
For accommodations near the Hood River dedication choose an Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member inn at Hood River Oregon lodging. There is a Eugene bed and breakfast near Creswell and near Lebanon the Harrison House B&B in Corvallis or choose one of three inns in Albany. Wilson Ranches Retreat in Fossil is near the Grass Valley dedication.
No matter which Oregon 150 event you choose to attend, and there are many, there is an Oregon Bed and Breakfast member inn near by to accommodate you.