OWIT AuctionThe Oregon Women in Timber (OWIT) will kick off the 75th Annual Oregon Logging Conference on Wednesday, February 20, 2012 at the Playwrights Hall at the at the Eugene Hilton.

Doors open at 4 pm to their fundraiser auction, reception and dinner.

This is the OWIT’s 22nd annual auction event to benefit its forest education program, Talk About Trees, and this year it will also be part of the OLC Pre-Registration, Meet & Greet festivities at the  Eugene Hilton Hotel.

The evening will begin good friends enjoying hosted beer and wine, while taking in the amazing silent and live items being offered at the evening’s auction. Also included with your ticket is a hearty buffet and a relaxed atmosphere to start the bidding for forestry education.

Click here to download dinner reservation form.

About Talk about Trees
Over 2.3 million Oregon students and adults have participated in a Talk About Trees classroom program since 1991! Talk About Trees is a statewide forestry education program. The purpose of the program is to increase student’s knowledge and awareness of forestry and related issues, including the life cycle of trees, forest health, trees as a natural resource, forest as habitat for animals, and careers in forestry. The on-site, hands-on science unit of study is offered to pre-school through eighth grade students free of charge and is presented by Talk About Trees facilitators.