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Earth Day Party at the Zoo celebrated the planet and its ecosystems

April 21, 2013

At its annual Earth Day Weekend event, presented by Tacoma Power, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium recognized and celebrated the many faces of our... Read More
Fort Nisqually Launches Crafts of the Past, May 4

April 17, 2013

Visiting Artisan Program Runs May 4 through September 29. Visitors to Fort Nisqually Living History Museum can learn how to make sc... Read More
Metro Parks Featured in Junior Daffodil Parade

April 15, 2013

Catch Metro Parks on TV Tacoma’s coverage of the Junior Daffodil Parade! Our Tacoma Titans Paralympic basketball team was featured a... Read More
Tacoma Nature Center Bee Hive Exhibit

April 12, 2013

This April, with the help of volunteer father/daughter bee keepers Dave and Shannon D'Andrea, the Nature Center will be installing an observation b... Read More
Heartwarming Honesty at Northwest Trek

April 3, 2013

Tuesday, April 2, proved an honest day’s work for both the staff and visitors at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park.When computer and phone systems... Read More
Parks Foundation Hires Executive Director

April 1, 2013

The Greater Metro Parks Foundation has hired Bryan Flint as Executive Director. Bryan will lead the Foundation’s efforts to develop inn... Read More
Tacoma Titans to Serve as Honorary Grand Marshals

April 1, 2013

Join us in celebrating the Tacoma Titans’ as they represent Tacoma as the Honorary Grand Marshals of the 2013 Junior Daffodil Parade... Read More
April's Featured Volunteer - Alex Deome

April 1, 2013

Volunteers play a vital role at Metro Parks Tacoma, working alongside staff members, other volunteers and the global community to jointly achie... Read More
Photographer Helps Endangered Species

April 1, 2013

Renowned Wildlife Photographer Tells Stories with his Camera to Help Endangered Species Acclaimed National Geographic photojournalist Joel Sa... Read More
Americorps Volunteers Lend a Hand

April 1, 2013

An Americorps crew of nine volunteers wrapped up five weeks of work at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park with the planting of an important rain garden.... Read More

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