Spring Owtings 2015

The auction was a great success! After paying most of the bills, it looks like we will have a little over $77,000 to dedicate to Talk About Trees. This is an increase of about $8,000 from last year. Many thanks to our awesome donors and at-tendees that came to the event! The Browning rifles with… Continue Reading

2015 OWIT Auction Results

We had a lot of amazing ladies helping this year! Thanks everyone for another awesome event! Here are the results: Direct Donations $12,730 Ticket & Table Sales $24,990 Partners in Education $7,600 Rifle Raffle $5,000 Live Auction $37,275 Silent Auction $15,424 Heads & Tails $2,220 Wine Wall $920 Initial Total $105,239  This is an increase… Continue Reading

2015 Auction Line Up

Talk About Trees Annual Auction Wednesday, February 18, 2015 Live Auction Lineup Download a pdf version here Handmade Wooden Skidder Donated by Weyerhaeuser Springfield and made by Weyerhaeuser employee Doug Peterson Newport Getaway for Two – One night stay in a deluxe waterfront suite at Anchor Pier Lodge in Newport Oregon. (July-September: Available Sunday-Thursday. October… Continue Reading

Fall Owtings 2014

Happy Fall everyone! This is one of my favorite times of year as the colors are just so beautiful! I was able to attend the Pacific Logging Congress this year and it was a great experience. Several of us from Eastern Oregon made the trip west and joined other local OWIT members from the area… Continue Reading

Oregon Women in Timber’s 24rd Annual Auction Event

Oregon Women in Timber invites you to the 77th Annual Oregon Logging Conference and Oregon Women in Timber’s 24rdAnnual Auction Event to benefit the award winning forest education program, Talk About Trees!   The Auction will be part of the Meet & Greet festivities at the Eugene Hilton Hotel & Conference Center on Wednesday, February 18,… Continue Reading

Oregon Women In Timber 2014 Annual Meeting

Saturday, September 27, 2014 At the: Oregon Garden Resort Meeting Agenda 9:00 AM—Welcome and Introductions 9:15 AM—Current Business 10:00 AM—Speakers–Union County OWIT 10:45 AM—Speaker—Arwen McGilvra 11:30 AM—Auction Planning for 2015 12:00 PM—Soup & Salad Lunch RSVP to Diann Washburn by September 15th Send $25 to: OWIT at PO Box 760, Dallas, OR 97338 Download invite… Continue Reading

Spring Owtings 2014

Greetings Fellow OWIT’s and Friends Happy Spring! Although it is nice to get the moisture and the snowpack of winter, it is always great when the sun shines down on us with the warmth of Spring. We are busy in Eastern Oregon getting ready for our annual Ag-Timber parade. Come honor these two amazing industries… Continue Reading

OWIT Auction – Results

The auction was a great success! Thank you everyone for all your help and support. Here are the results: Wine Wall $1320 Partners in Education $7200 Heads & Tails $1800 Rifle Raffles $5000 Tickets & Table sales $22900 Direct Donations $16377 Silent Auction $17403 Live Auction $33175 Grand Total $105,175 Now remember we will have… Continue Reading

OWIT Auction – Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who attended the “Talk About Trees” Annual Auction!  It was Wednesday, February 19th at the Eugene Hilton Hotel & Conference Center. We had some great items this year.  Here are some of the Live Auction items. 1991 Maple Covered Bridge – Print of Original Painting by Local Artist, Carol Van Curler,… Continue Reading

Auction Update

We wanted to take a minute to catch you all up on the auction planning! Our next Auction meeting will be in Dallas on Saturday February 1st at 10:00.  Everyone is welcome so email me if you can attend and I’ll send you directions. We will be selling Rifle Raffle Tickets, Partners in Education Lapel… Continue Reading