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Build your own terrarium: a garden in glass

September 28, 2015

W.W. Seymour Conservatory hosts a terrarium workshop Oct. 3 Fair weather gardeners, take heart. Tyra Shenaurlt, site manager of Metro Par... Read More
CityLine: Zoo meetings and programs

September 24, 2015

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium staff appeared on TV Tacoma to talk about the upcoming public meetings about the aquarium and the impending openi... Read More
The Wicked Garden showcases horticultural curiosities, perilous plants

September 21, 2015

W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory exhibit includes crafty little carnivores Beware the pretty ones. Some are poised to... Read More
Details of New Aquarium to be Discussed at Public Meetings Sept. 28 and 30

September 15, 2015

Bond funds approved by voters in 2014 will pay for replacement of aging North Pacific Aquarium; new facility is expected to open at Point Defiance... Read More
Relax and Renew at W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory

September 14, 2015

Find your muse amid leafy greenery in Wright Park’s antique greenhouse When she recalls the first time she offered to gui... Read More
Propane grills allowed back into Point Defiance Park; visitors urged to use caution

September 3, 2015

Charcoal grilling and other fires still banned in the park for safety Beginning this weekend, propane-only grills will be allowed back into... Read More
CityLine: Tacoma Open and Downtown to Defiance

September 3, 2015

The Tacoma Open and Downtown to Defiance were featured on CityLine on Thursday, Sept. 3.Click here to watch the show onlineCityLine on TV Tacoma is... Read More
Metro Parks Today: September 2015

September 2, 2015

  Happy Tuesday. This issue of Metro Parks Today has an extensive capital project update, news about events such as Fort Nisqually’s Ca... Read More
Garden Festival Returns to Point Defiance Park

September 1, 2015

September 20 event features lectures, marketplace, free admission This year&r... Read More
Point Defiance Boathouse volunteers host Wounded Warriors

September 1, 2015

A dedicated group of Point Defiance Boathouse tenants again banded together this summer to share the joy of Puget Sound salmon fishing with wounded... Read More

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