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Wednesday, July 5

Story Hour

11:00 am

Join Bonnie Beaudoin in the tropical atmosphere of the Conservatory for storytelling along with a short hands-on art project. This month featuring Vegetable Gardens: Garbage Helps Our Garden Grow: A Compost Story by Linda Glaser Art: Garden... More

Friday, July 7

Sprout Smart Drop-In Day

11:00 am

Bring your little sprouts to the Conservatory for some fun and educational workshops and drop-in activities around plants and gardens. Jul. 7, 2017 / 11 am-2 pm This week's Drop-In activity: Learn how to listen for the music nature ... More

Sunday, July 9

Second Sunday Music Series

1:00 pm

Enjoy live acoustic music among lush tropical floral displays on the second Sunday of every month. This month's musical artist is the Kareem Kandi Trio. The performers reflect a wide spectrum of musical tastes and the music is intended t... More

Tuesday, July 11

Lavender Wand Making Workshop

1:00 pm

Join Conservatory Foundation board member, Priscilla Taylor to make a lovely lavender wand while sipping refreshing lavender lemonade. Lavender is one of Shakespeare's blooms. Free, Suggested Donation $3 W.W. Seymour Conservatory 316... More

Wednesday, July 12

Story Hour

11:00 am

Join Bonnie Beaudoin in the tropical atmosphere of the Conservatory for storytelling along with a short hands-on art project. This month featuring Country Gardens: The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter Art: Bunny Puppets Kids will h... More

Friday, July 14

Sprout Smart Drop-In Day

11:00 am

Bring your little sprouts to the Conservatory for some fun and educational workshops and drop-in activities around plants and gardens. Jul. 14, 2017 / 11 am-2 pm This week's Drop-In activity: Explore the Shakespeare in Bloom e... More

Saturday, July 15

The Earth Has Music for Those Who Listen

2:00 pm

Join us for a mesmerizing performance by classical vocalist Teresa Lin in the Conservatory as she takes us on a journey of Shakespeare's most memorable works around nature. Free, Suggested Donation $3 W.W. Seymour Conservatory 316 So... More

Tuesday, July 18

Lavender Wand Making Workshop

1:00 pm

Join Conservatory Foundation board member, Priscilla Taylor to make a lovely lavender wand while sipping refreshing lavender lemonade. Lavender is one of Shakespeare's blooms. Free, Suggested Donation $3 W.W. Seymour Conservatory 316... More

Wednesday, July 19

Story Hour

11:00 am

Join Bonnie Beaudoin in the tropical atmosphere of the Conservatory for storytelling along with a short hands-on art project. This month featuring City Gardens and Farmer's Markets: To Market, To Market by Anne Miranda Art: Market List ... More

Thursday, July 20

Third Thursday Extended Hours

10:00 am

Visit the Conservatory during extended hours every third Thursday of each month! Conservatory hours on this day are 10am - 7pm. From the extra daylight hours during the summer to the enchantment of the Conservatory at night during the winter... More
The Secret Art of the Tussie Mussie

5:30 pm

Attend our Tussie-Mussie workshop and embark on a fascinating journey into the Victorian/Edwardian age and the mysterious language of flowers. Compose your own secret message comprised of a small flower and herb bouquet. $10. Register at ww... More

Friday, July 21

Sprout Smart Drop-In Day

11:00 am

Bring your little sprouts to the Conservatory for some fun and educational workshops and drop-in activities around plants and gardens. Jul. 21, 2017 / 11 am-2 pm This week's Drop-In activity: Learn about nature in an engaging way by... More

Sunday, July 23

Food Truck Fest

10:30 am

Tacoma, isn’t it time you come to your senses? Tantalize your taste buds, savor the scents, feast your eyes on nature's beauty, and devour the sounds of great local music. Sunday, July 23, 2017 10:30 am-6:00 pm Wright Park, 501 Sou... More

Wednesday, July 26

Story Hour

11:00 am

Join Bonnie Beaudoin in the tropical atmosphere of the Conservatory for storytelling along with a short hands-on art project. This month featuring School Gardens: It's Our Garden: From Seeds to Harvest in a School Garden by George Ancona... More

Friday, July 28

Sprout Smart Drop-In Day

11:00 am

Bring your little sprouts to the Conservatory for some fun and educational workshops and drop-in activities around plants and gardens. Jul. 28, 2017 / 11 am-2 pm / This week's Drop-In activity: Carnivorous Plants. We'll learn abou... More

Saturday, July 29

Ethnic Fest Outdoor Movie
Pack your snacks, blankets and lawn chairs and head to the park for a free outdoor movie for the whole family! Summer Bash – featuring Click! Mobile Movies – is a summertime tradition in Tacoma. This summer, enjoy family-friendly... More
Ethnic Fest

12:00 pm

Celebrating Culture & Community for Over 25 years! Since 1986 the festival has featured the many cultures and ethnic groups that make Pierce County a great place to live. Enjoy two full days of music, dance, art, and foods from around... More

Sunday, July 30

Ethnic Fest

12:00 pm

Celebrating Culture & Community for Over 25 years! Since 1986 the festival has featured the many cultures and ethnic groups that make Pierce County a great place to live. Enjoy two full days of music, dance, art, and foods from around... More