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National Get Outdoors Day

Celebrate National Get Outdoors Day on June 8, 2013 at OSU McDonald Forest

Saturday, June 8, 2013 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

The OSU College Forests and OSU Extension Service, Benton County, are hosting their first annual National Get Outdoors Day event at Peavy Arboretum north of Corvallis on Saturday, June 8, 2013 from 10:00am -3:00pm. 

This event is free to the public and will feature a variety of hands-on activities for youth (including free fishing for youth under 12) and guided bilingual (Spanish & English) hikes for people of all ages.   A number of local organizations will be on site to introduce participants to the outdoor activities and opportunities for families in the OSU College Forests and other outdoor areas in the Willamette Valley.  

National Get Outdoors Day is a national effort to connect youth and first-time visitors to the great outdoors.  Join us and discover the forest in your backyard.  For more information contact OSU Extension Service, Benton County at 541-766-6750.

Peavy Arboretum
8692 Peavy Arboretum Road
Free to the Public
Jody Einerson
jody.Einerson at oregonstate.edu