Coronavirus Update:

Council events will be held virtually until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check back on this page, on our Facebook page, and/or contact us for updates.

Spirit of the Marys: Sprint to the Solstice

Join the Council in a virtual 5K walk, run, or roll or a virtual 50K bike around the watershed! Donations gratefully accepted, but event is free to register. 

More information can be found on the MRWC event page or the Facebook event page.

Board Meetings

The tentative 2020 schedule for the Marys River Watershed Council Board of Directors Meetings can be found below.

COVID-19 UPDATE: Starting 3/31/2020, all Marys River Watershed Council Board Meetings will be held over videoconference until social distancing recommendations have been lifted. Meetings will still be open to the public; for information on how to attend, please contact us. All are welcome.

Once social distancing recommendations have been lifted, the Board Meetings will return to our regular location – Philomath City Council Chambers, 980 Applegate Street, Philomath, OR 97370. The meetings are open to the Board, staff, and the public.

·         June – no Board Meeting

·         Wed. July 15, 2020

·         Wed. August 19, 2020

·         September – MRWC Annual Celebration (pending social distancing being lifted)

·         Wed. October 21, 2020

·         Wed. November 18, 2020

·         December – MRWC Holiday Open House, location and date to be determined

The meetings are generally held on the third Wednesday of the month from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, but some exceptions and meeting times could change, particularly as the COVID-19 situation develops.

We will do everything possible to keep this information up-to-date; however, the times, dates, and/or locations of the Marys River Watershed Council Board Meetings are subject to change or cancellation without notice given unforeseen circumstances, shifts in schedules, or other conflicts in the use of the location. We encourage guests that plan to attend to reach out in advance at to confirm meeting information. 

If you need time on the agenda, please reach out at least 1 week prior to the meeting.