Hoyt Arboretum Friends (HAF) is a membership-based, nonprofit organization working in partnership with Portland Parks and Recreation to support Hoyt Arboretum.

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Hoyt Arboretum Friends Newsletters

At Hoyt Arboretum, we want to make sure our visitors have access to current information and news.  We're excited to be able to share our latest news with you through our monthly newsletter. In these newsletters you will find all sorts of information, from our curator's plant picks, to upcoming events and exciting opportunities. 

Anyone can recieve our free newsletter. To be added to our e-newsletter list, add your email address to the form above and click "submit."  It's that simple! To access our current and archived newsletters, click the links below, and enjoy the read!


December 2014 Newsletter

November 2014 Newsletter

October 2014 Newsletter

September 2014 Newsletter

August 2014 Newsletter

July 2014 Newsletter

June 2014 Newsletter

May 2014 Newsletter

April 2014 Newsletter

March 2014 Newsletter

February 2014 Newsletter

January 2014 Newsletter

December 2013 Newsletter

November 2013 Newsletter

October 2013 Newsletter

September 2013 Newsletter

August 2013 Newsletter

July 2013 Newsletter

June 2013 E-Newsletter

May 2013 E-Newsletter

April 2013 Newsletter

March 2013 E-Newsletter

January 2013 Newsletter

November 2012 Newsletter

Fall 2012 Newsletter

September 2012 E-Newsletter

August 2012 E-Newsletter

Summer 2012 Newsletter

June 2012 E-Newsletter

May 2012 E-Newsletter

Spring 2012 Newsletter

March 2012 E-Newsletter

February 2012 E-Newsletter

Winter 2011/2012 Newsletter

Fall 2011 Newsletter

Summer 2011 Newsletter

Spring 2011 Newsletter

Winter 2010 Newsletter

Fall 2010 Newsletter

Summer 2010 Newsletter

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2014 Hoyt Arboretum Friends Board of Directors

  • Keith Dubanevich, President
  • David Ellis, Vice President
  • Megan Whalen, Treasurer
  • Ben Hodgdon, Secretary
  • Nell Bonaparte
  • Liza Finkel
  • Edie Millar
  • Michael Wallace
  • Jere Webb

Hoyt Arboretum Friends Staff

Peggie Schwarz – Executive Director
Hoyt Arboretum Friends 
4000 SW Fairview Blvd.
Portland, OR 97221 
p. 503.823.1648 

Becky Schreiber – Communications & Office Manager
Hoyt Arboretum Friends 
4000 SW Fairview Blvd.
Portland, OR 97221 
p. 503.823.1649 

Heather Wilkinson – Volunteer Coordinator
Hoyt Arboretum Friends 
4000 SW Fairview Blvd.
Portland, OR 97221 
p. 503.823.4477 

Portland Parks & Recreation Staff

Martin Nicholson – Curator
Portland Parks & Recreation 
4000 SW Fairview Blvd.
Portland, OR 97221
p. 503.823.4475 

Erin Riggs – Taxonomist
Portland Parks & Recreation
4000 SW Fairview Blvd.
Portland, OR 97221 
p. 503.865.8733