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Upcoming Activities

Conservatory Pumpkin Patch Display

Oct 15-Nov 3; 10 am-4:30 pm; closed Mondays
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
  October 15-November 3 Tuesday-Sunday 10 am-4:30 pm Fanciful exhibition mums and a plethora of pumpkins provide a unique indoor opportunity for pictures around Hallowee…

Spooky Story Time

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019
1:00 pm
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Kings Books will be bringing a Spooky Story Time to the Conservatory with Tacoma members of The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, The Abbey of St. Joan! They’ll be readin…

Blossoms & Haunts

Thursday, Oct 24, 2019
7:00 pm
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
King’s Books and the Conservatory are teaming up to bring you a night of unspeakable horrors . . . Except we need you to speak, as you recite your favorite chilling stor…

Halloween Hurrah!

Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
4:00 pm
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Halloween Hurrah! October 31, 2019 4-7 pm Join us for a family friendly night of spooky plants, sweet treats, goblin brew and cackling games. $3 suggested donation Volunteers…

Lusio Lights the Conservatory

Friday, Nov 8, 2019
7:00 pm
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
At Lusio Lights, the Conservatory becomes a tropical gallery, featuring illuminated sculptural installations interacting with rare plants, curated by Lusio. Discover fascinati…

Second Sunday Music

Sunday, Nov 10, 2019
1:00 pm
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Enjoy live acoustic music among lush tropical floral displays on the second Sunday of every month. The performers reflect a wide spectrum of musical tastes and the music is in…

Story Hour

Wednesday, Nov 13, 2019
11:00 am
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Kids will have fun learning about nature and plants with Bonnie Beaudoin through short stories, craft and science projects. Book: Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert Science: Co…

Santa Visits the Conservatory

Saturday, Dec 7, 2019
10:00 am
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Join us for this much anticipated visit from Santa. Memorialize the holidays in the beauty of the Conservatory with a professional photograph with Santa (separate fee for phot…

Second Sunday Music

Sunday, Dec 8, 2019
1:00 pm
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Enjoy live acoustic music among lush tropical floral displays on the second Sunday of every month. The performers reflect a wide spectrum of musical tastes and the music is in…

Story Hour

Wednesday, Dec 11, 2019
11:00 am
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Kids will have fun learning about nature and plants with Bonnie Beaudoin through short stories, craft and science projects. Book: The Little Fir Trees by Margaret Wise Brown S…

Victorian Holiday Festival

Saturday, Dec 14, 2019
10:00 am
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Frolic and folly at our annual Victorian Holiday Festival honoring Tacoma’s historic Victorian-styled Conservatory. Staff and volunteers will be dressed in beautiful cos…

Cocoa & Carols at the Conservatory

Friday, Dec 20, 2019
6:00 pm
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Cocoa & Carols is an evening festive community sing along, featuring many of your favorite holiday carols and delicious cocoa. Bring your friends, family and favorite holi…

Story Hour

Wednesday, Feb 12, 2020
11:00 am
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Kids will have fun learning about nature and plants with Bonnie Beaudoin through short stories, craft and science projects. Book: Bears and Blossoms byShirley Parenteau Scienc…

Story Hour

Wednesday, Mar 11, 2020
11:00 am
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Kids will have fun learning about nature and plants with Bonnie Beaudoin through short stories, craft and science projects. Book: Flora’s Very Windy Day by Jeanne Birdsa…

Story Hour

Wednesday, Apr 8, 2020
11:00 am
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Kids will have fun learning about nature and plants with Bonnie Beaudoin through short stories, craft and science projects. Book: It’s Not a Daffodil by Elizabeth Honey…

Story Hour

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
11:00 am
W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Kids will have fun learning about nature and plants with Bonnie Beaudoin through short stories, craft and science projects. Book: Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney Science: Wild…