Stream Smart Events

Bear Creek Fall Festival


Come celebrate our local watershed at the Bear Creek Fall Festival at Bear Creek Park in Medford on October 19th, 2019. Visitors will be able to participate in fun, hands-on activities including salmon dissection, collecting stream macro-invertebrates, and viewing migrating and spawning salmon! Click on the flyer below for more details.


2019 Bear Creek Fall Fest Flyer


We are also looking for volunteers and sponsors for the event. So far, we have raised $2,750 of our $5,000 goal! If you’re interested, email for more information.



Community Clean-Up Events


Come join Payton for the Bear Creek Greenway Community Litter Clean-Up event on Saturday, August 17th, from 8:30am – 11:30am. For Payton’s senior project, she has organized this clean-up, with help from Jackson County Parks, and hopes to get help from at least 100 volunteers! For more information, email Payton at and register at Check out her Senior Project flyer!


Annual clean-up events are coordinated with the SOLVE events in April and September. For more information on local events including dates, times, and starting locations visit the SOLVE website. To find more information about a specific event and to register as a volunteer, click here.


2019 Events


Bear Creek Salmon Festival   Saturday October 5th at North Mountain Park.

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Annual Rogue Valley Earth Day – Closest Saturday to Earth Day Annually. 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. At ScienceWorks in Ashland.

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