Straub Environmental Center’s “From Cart to Art” is Happening November 14th

The Grand Hotel in Salem is thrilled to be one of the sponsors of the Straub Environmental Center’s 2nd Annual Fall Fundraiser, From Cart to Art.

From Cart to Art is a fun event showcasing how community artists turn recycled items into striking works of art and takes place at The Salem Convention Center on Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 6pm – 8pm.

We hope you will join us for a wonderful evening of art, local music, wine, beer, and earth-themed appetizers to support Straub Environmental Center’s mission to bring environmental education to the Mid Willamette Valley. Tickets to the event are $30 each.  Please  RSVP by November 6, 2015.  Click here to purchase tickets or call 503-391-4145


Straub Environmental Center’s 2nd Annual Fall Fundraiser
“From Cart to Art”
Saturday, November 14, 2015
6pm – 8pm
Salem Convention Center

Artists are invited to design, create and donate a piece of work for this event and to recognize your amazing talents as an artist. Each submission comes with a entry ticket to the gala! You may stand by your artwork and explain what it means to you to be an active steward of the environment and what your piece represents. Deadline is November 4th, 2015.

About Straub Environmental Center
The Friends of Straub Environmental Learning Center is a Salem, OR non-profit dedicated to environmental education. The Center sponsors community programs for all ages. 90% of their programs are free and open to the public! SEC’s role in our community as an environmental education leader informs and influences the entire mid-Willamette Valley by creating real change and having a measurable impact on our environment. SEC educational programs help attendees become more passionately involved in protecting and caring for our natural environment by teaching sustainable practices and motivating people to become stewards of the earth. To learn more about the Straub Environmental Center, visit them at or on Facebook.