Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events Search

March 2019

Annual Meeting~Wednesday, March 27th~Honoring Emma

March 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a review of 2018, including financials, a look at plans for 2019, and election of Board members. THEN, we will shift gears to honor and celebrate the Land Trust's founder, Emma Amiad, before she leaves us. Yes, Emma is moving on (and off the island).  It's difficult to imagine Vashon without Emma. It would be a different place if not for her and the vision she had back in 1989. All are welcome and encouraged to come!

Find out more »

March Book Group ~ The Seed Underground: A Growing Revolution to Save Food

March 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Vashon Land Trust Building, 10014 SW Bank Road
Vashon, WA 98070 United States
+ Google Map

The Seed Underground: A Growing Revolution to Save Food By Janisse Ray, award-winning author and activist. This book was chosen to spread the word about an activity some on Vashon already know about and practice, including Matsuda Farm's Manager, Caitlin Ames. Join us on a "journey to the frontier of seed-saving. The Seed Underground is driven by stories, both the author's own and those from people who are waging a lush and quiet revolution in thousands of gardens across America to…

Find out more »

April 2019

WSU Ext Forest Health Seminar: Understanding Tree Mortality

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Vashon Land Trust Building, 10014 SW Bank Road
Vashon, WA 98070 United States
+ Google Map
Free

This is a follow-up to the very popular webinar WSU offered, then over-registered for last month! Dead and dying trees have proliferated throughout western Washington. Trees were particularly hard-hit in 2018, especially western redcedars, causing concern for many property owners. Attend one of these public seminar to learn why so many trees are dying right now. Learn what makes forests healthy or unhealthy and how to recognize when there’s a problem on your property. Topics include insects, diseases, and drought,…

Find out more »

April Book Group ~ The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World

April 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Vashon Land Trust Building, 10014 SW Bank Road
Vashon, WA 98070 United States
+ Google Map

Yep, it's time to read a book about climate change. The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World By Jeff Goodell Book Overview A New York Times Critics' Top Book of 2017,One of Washington Post's 50 Notable Works of Nonfiction in 2017, One of Booklist's Top 10 Science Books of 2017, "An immersive, mildly gonzo and depressingly well-timed book about the drenching effects of global warming, and a powerful reminder that we can…

Find out more »

May 2019

May Book Group ~ Braiding Sweetgrass

May 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

By Robin Wall Kimmerer

Find out more »

July 2019

Party Under The Big Sky at Matsuda Farm ~ Saturday, July 6th

July 6 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Matsuda Farm, 10424 SW Cemetery Rd
Vashon, WA 98070
+ Google Map

Food, Fun, and Fundraising on the Farm including Live Music from The Van Redeker Band, dinner catered by The Hardware Store, homemade pies from Vashon's best bakers, ice cream from Glass Bottle Creamery, event hosts Kevin Joyce & Martha Enson, and more! Tickets will go on sale on May 15th.

Find out more »
+ Export Events