Category Archives: Lake Oswego Parks

Labor Day Picnic Spots in Lake Oswego

Labor Day means picnics and barbecues. If you’re looking for a place to set out your spread, Lake Oswego has many parks with picnic tables and even picnic shelters that can be rented out for larger groups. The following parks … Continue reading

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Lake Oswego Celebrates Tree City of the Year Designation During Arbor Week

Trees—we have so many in Lake Oswego, (an estimated 60,000 just on our streets alone!) we tend to take them for granted. That is, until they start putting on showy displays like the Japanese Cherry blossoms lining our streets right … Continue reading

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Lake Oswego’s Movies in the Park Offer Free Family Entertainment

Darkness, camera, action! That’s the City of Lake Oswego’s cue that its summer Movies in the Park are ready to roll starting Thursday, July 20, beginning at dusk (8:30 to 9:00 p.m.) at Millennium Plaza Park at First and Evergreen. … Continue reading

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3 Reasons Why Olivia Newton-John Wants You to Get Fitsical!

Back in the day when her hit, “Physical,” rocked the billboard charts, Olivia Newton-John rocked the look: leotards, leg warmers and headbands. The City of Lake Oswego thinks you can do the same and invites you to attend their 80s … Continue reading

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Why the Rogerson Clematis Garden is a Perfect Excuse to Have a Garden Party

The Rogerson Clematis Garden at Luscher Farm is just another example of how the city of Lake Oswego belies its size. With more than 1600 individual clematis spread on an acre of land surrounding the historic farmhouse, it is the … Continue reading

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Mother Nature Has Friends in Lake Oswego

In honor of Mother’s Day, I’d like to give a nod to a mother we can all be grateful for—Mother Nature. Here in Lake Oswego it seems she has quite a few friends. Over 700 in fact – stewardship program … Continue reading

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Lake Oswego’s CSA Shares Program Brings Locally Grown Food to Lake Oswegans’ Tables

Lake Oswego locavores have many choices to support their desire to eat locally grown or produced food. They can register for a Community Garden plot determined by a lottery at the end of each year. They can shop at our … Continue reading

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