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Upcoming W. W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory Events

Thursday, October 19

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

Saturday, October 21

Relax & Renew

9:00 am

Let go of your work week and kick start your weekend with a loving community based practice of meditation, sound, light movement and sacred breath. This gathering invites all levels of experience to join together in a supportive community. Surr... More

Thursday, October 26

Blossoms and Haunts

7:00 pm

King's Books and the conservatory are teaming up to bring you a night of frightening Halloween frivolity. Bring a chilling story, odd tale, or eerie poem to fill the group with delightful dread. Do you need some inspiration? Take a tr... More

Saturday, October 28

Everything Chocolate

1:00 pm

It's National Chocolate Day and we're celebrating with local chocolatier, Tease Chocolates. Listen to a fun informative talk, hnold a cocoa pod, and nibble on some chocolate. $3 suggested donation W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservato... More
Spooky Story Time

3:00 pm

King's books and the conservatory are teaming up to bring you an afternoon of spooky stories, geared towards ages 3-6 years old. Deadly puns! Boo hags! Ghosts! Lost gatos black! Join us for a frightenly good time. $3 suggested donation ... More

Tuesday, October 31

Halloween Hurrah!

4:00 pm

The Conservatory is open late for a haunting good time and sweet treats. Join us for a family friendly night of spooky plants, goblin brew and cacking bingo. (Bingo games will be on the half hour.) $3 suggested donation W.W. Seymour Botan... More

Saturday, November 4

The Majesty of Flora and Fauna

1:00 pm

A Benefit Performance Metropolitan Ballet of Tacoma Dancers will be dressed to represent fauna: Butterfly, Cricket, Peacock, Ladybug, Koi Fish and other exotic creatures. Come tour the Conservatory and be surprised by the beauty and elega... More

Sunday, November 5

The Majesty of Flora and Fauna

1:00 pm

A Benefit Performance Metropolitan Ballet of Tacoma Dancers will be dressed to represent fauna: Butterfly, Cricket, Peacock, Ladybug, Koi Fish and other exotic creatures. Come tour the Conservatory and be surprised by the beauty and elega... More

Wednesday, November 8

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 Secret Gardens - Special Gardens in Stories, Art, and Your Neighborhood: The Curious Garden by... More

Sunday, November 12

Second Sunday Music Series

1:00 pm

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 intended to appeal to audiences of all ages and sensibilities. Mo... More

Thursday, November 16

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

Saturday, November 18

Relax & Renew

9:00 am

Let go of your work week and kick start your weekend with a loving community based practice of meditation, sound, light movement and sacred breath. This gathering invites all levels of experience to join together in a supportive community. Surr... More

Saturday, December 2

Santa Visits the Conservatory

10:00 am

Join us for this much anticipated visit from Santa and his reindeer friends. Memorialize the holidays in the beauty of the Conservatory with a professional photograph with Santa for $15. cookies, crafts and and jolly good times provided. $3 ... More

Saturday, December 9

Victorian Holiday Festival

10:00 am

Frolic and folly at our annual Victorian Holiday Festival honoring Tacoma's histgoric Victorian-styled Conservatory. Staff and volunteers will be dressed in beautiful costumes. Enjoy live music, crafts and delightful refreshments. $3 sug... More

Sunday, December 10

Second Sunday Music Series

1:00 pm

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 intended to appeal to audiences of all ages and sensibilities. Mo... More

Wednesday, December 13

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 Winter Gardens: Fox's Garden by Princesse Camcam Art: Snowflake Design Kids will have ... More

Saturday, December 16

Cocoa and Caroling

6:00 pm

Bring the family and enjoy a hot cocoa bar and caroling at the Conservatory. $3 suggested donation W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory 316 South G Street in historic Wright Park (253) 591-5330 More

Thursday, December 21

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

Wednesday, February 14

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 Herb Gardens: First Garden: The White House Garden and How It Grew by Robin Gourley Art: Herb... More

Wednesday, March 14

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 Monet's Garden: Katie and the Impressionists by James Mayhew Art: Paper Plate Pond Kid... More

Wednesday, April 11

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 Flower Gardens: Miss Lady Bird's Wildflowers: How a First Lady Changed America by Kathi Ap... More

Wednesday, May 9

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 Tiny Gardens: Flower Garden by Eve Bunting Art: Egg Carton Plant Starter Kids will have fu... More