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Saturday, October 6

Fall Native Plant Sale

9:00 am

Landscape your yard with plants that are native to our area. Planting natives ensures the conservation of our precious water resources and provides habitat for local birds, mammals and insects. Native plants require less water and care than oth... More
Coffee with the Birds

9:00 am

Meet the Park Ranger just before 9 am for a cup of coffee or hot chocolate at the Fort Nisqually Picnic Shelter. Be prepared to walk for up to 1 mile. Today's topic is Madrone Feeding Frenzy. Tahoma Audubon will have a binocular library fo... More
China Lake Volunteer Work Party

9:00 am

Help restore your local park's natural area every first Saturday. Our habitat steward and Friends of China Lake volunteers are there to provide a fun, open, and secure place to play, learn and grow. Volunteers are removing invasive ... More
Ryan's Park Volunteer Work Party

9:00 am

Help restore your local park's natural area every first Saturday. Our habitat steward Luis Yanez and volunteers are there to provide a fun, open, and secure place to play, learn and grow. Volunteers are removing invasive plants and ... More
Flora & Fauna

1:00 pm

Experience the magic of whimsically dressed Metropolitan Ballet of Tacoma artists dancing to live music as you wander at your leisure through this lush oasis in the heart of Wright Park. Light refreshments provided. Donations benefit W.W.... More
Nature at Night

7:30 pm

Discover who goes bump in the night at the Tacoma Nature Center. Walk the trails after dark and learn about the nocturnal residents in the park. Warm up afterwards with hot cocoa and cookies. Pre-registration required. Register online> ... More