Program & Event Calendar

Are you looking for something fun to do in the forest? Join the Tillamook Forest Center staff for a variety of fascinating, forest-related programs. From Dutch oven cooking presentations to wildflower walks we’ve got something for everyone.

Most events are FREE and open to ALL AGES.

Do you have an organized group that would like a special program about the Tillamook State Forest? Contact us in advance of your planned visit to see if we can accommodate your group.

For more information call 866-930-4646. For directions to the center click here.

May 25 (Sat) 11:30 AM

Tea Time | Tonics of the Forest

Join naturalists for a talk about teas from the leaves, roots, and flowers of plants that can be found in the Tillamook State Forest, then sample some of the concoctions and vote for your favorite!

May 25 (Sat) 1:30 PM

Beautiful Butterflies, Mysterious Moths

Have you ever wondered what type of insect is fluttering around as you walk through the forest? Think all moths are the ugly step-cousin of the beautiful butterfly? Join naturalists to learn how to identify many of the forest butterflies and moths in our area. Learn some of the habits of these beautiful insects and where to find them in the nearby woods and meadows.

May 25 (Sat) 2:30 PM

Dances with Dippers

Have you heard about the latest dance craze called “dipping”? A drab, grey, little bird told us that it’s the best! This sing-songy little swimmer is flying into the center to guide you through the aquatic world of the American Dipper. Join our naturalists to explore the Tillamook’s most unique little songbird.

May 26 (Sun) 11:30 AM

Dances with Dippers

Have you heard about the latest dance craze called “dipping”? A drab, grey, little bird told us that it’s the best! This sing-songy little swimmer is flying into the center to guide you through the aquatic world of the American Dipper. Join our naturalists to explore the Tillamook’s most unique little songbird.

May 26 (Sun) 1:30 PM

Tea Time | Tonics of the Forest

Join naturalists for a talk about teas from the leaves, roots, and flowers of plants that can be found in the Tillamook State Forest, then sample some of the concoctions and vote for your favorite!

May 26 (Sun) 2:30 PM

Beautiful Butterflies, Mysterious Moths

Have you ever wondered what type of insect is fluttering around as you walk through the forest? Think all moths are the ugly step-cousin of the beautiful butterfly? Join naturalists to learn how to identify many of the forest butterflies and moths in our area. Learn some of the habits of these beautiful insects and where to find them in the nearby woods and meadows.