Welcome

 
 
Tualatin Valley Chapter 
of the American Rhododendron Society
 meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 6:45 PM 

Regular Meetings September, October, November, December. (none in January)  February, March, April.
 
Last weekend in April — Annual Plant Sale 
at the Hillsboro Fairgrounds

Meeting Location:

Washington County Fire House
31370 NW Commerical Street
North Plains, OR 97133

Please join us for information, instruction, plant collection, and fun!  See upcoming program and special events on the next page, “Activities.”

Rhododendron gardens that the club maintains are under the “Gardens” section of this website.

Our Newsletter, The Rhody Runner is in the Tualatin Valley
Blog toward the end of the website.

 
Driving Directions to North Plains Firehall

From Hillsboro:  take 1st Avenue and head toward North Plains.  First Avenue becomes Glencoe Road, continue and cross over the Sunset Highway. Left onto NW Commercial St. Destination will be on the left.

From Forest Grove: Take NW Sunset Dr. 
Turn right onto OR-47 S/Nehalem Highway
Turn left onto NW Martin Rd. 
At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto NW Verboort Rd.
At the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto NW Cornelius/ Schefflin Rd.
Schefflin Rd.  becomes NW Zion Church Rd.
Get into left lane and turn left onto Glencoe Rd. at the light.
Continue into North Plains crossing over the Sunset Highway. 
Left onto NW Commercial St. 
Destination will be on the left.

From Beaverton or Portland:  Take US-26 W toward the coast.
Take exit 57 for Glencoe Rd toward N Plains
Turn right onto 1st St/NW Glencoe Rd.
Continue to follow NW Glencoe Rd.
Turn left at NW West Union Rd. onto NW Commercial St
Destination will be on the left.

Or just put this address into your GPS

Washington County Fire District 2
31370 Northwest Commercial Street
North Plains, OR 97133



If you have or know of a garden you would like to see featured please contact webmaster below. 

Ginny Mapes, webmaster
503-647-2896
ginny@coho.net

Always remember the beauty of the garden, for there is peace.
  Author Unknown

The trouble with gardening is that it does not remain an avocation.  It becomes an obsession. 
   Phyllis McGinley







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Meeting Location:


Washington County Fire District 2


31370 NW Commercial Street


North Plains, OR 97133

Nolan Blansit’s Photo and Cross — Ruffles