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Hear and comment on plans for W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory

December 1, 2015

Wright Park attraction in need of restoration, renovationMetro Parks Tacoma is poised to embark on improvements to the W.W. Seymour Botanical Conse... Read More
Prepared to be dazzled: Zoolights open now through Jan. 3

December 1, 2015

Imagine a giant orange-and-white rock crab, pincers alternately snapping, glowing in the dark of a winter night. Think about mesmeriz... Read More
People with disabilities invited to Metro Parks' Dec. 5 holiday cruise

December 1, 2015

Volunteers, donations needed for 43rd annual event on Thea Foss Waterway As many as 200 people will get what may be their... Read More
FAB participants share the joy of singing

December 1, 2015

STAR Center hosts weekly choral get-together Monday morningsIf you recall happily singing while riding in the family car, or the delight of belting... Read More
Trail upgrades improve access to the heights of Wapato Hills Park

December 1, 2015

Metro Parks Tacoma has completed the first set of trail improvements for hikes up and around the loop at the top of Wapato Hills Park, the 70-acre... Read More
Park and zoo rank #1 in Best of Western Washington poll

December 1, 2015

Each year Western Washington consumers join together to vote for their local favorites. This year Point Defiance Park and Point Defiance Zoo &... Read More
Metro Parks Today: November 2015

November 4, 2015

Happy Wednesday. This issue has a decided winter theme, with the Polar Plaza, Zoolights, fun runs and more returning to the district. You&rsq... Read More
Help out for half off: Northwest Trek launches program to help the hungry

November 3, 2015

Visitors who bring two or more cans of food to the wildlife park between Nov. 6 and Nov. 29 will receive half off general admission, and they&rsquo... Read More
Get ready for the most colorful time of the year: Zoolights

November 1, 2015

Zoolights is set to shine Nov. 27-Jan. 3 at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium The holidays are a few weeks away, but Point Defi... Read More
Get the Scoop on Zoological Careers--For Free!

November 1, 2015

Sixth-grade through college-age students can get the scoop on Zoological careersStudents have met the polar bears. They’ve been enthralled by... Read More

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