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See where they paved paradise, put up a parking lot, then converted it to wildflowers

Want to see an example where people took Joni Mitchell’s “Big Yellow Taxi” song and turned it on its head?

The Friends of Baltimore Woods will lead a wildflower walk at a North Portland meadow that was converted from a parking lot.

The public is invited to meet at North Catlin and Decatur on Thursday, Aug. 8, from 7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

For more information, see friendsofbaltimorewoods.com.