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STAR Center hosts ParentMap’s South Sound Preschool Preview Jan. 31

January 27, 2016

Bring the kids for free admission to Treetops Playgrounds from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Get a head start on planning for the 2016-2017 sch... Read More
Jessie K. Baines Jr. takes office as newest Metro Parks Tacoma commissioner

January 12, 2016

Erik Hanberg elected Board president for 2016, Andrea Smith elected Board clerk The Metro Parks Board of Park Comm... Read More
Help shape improvements to Foss Waterway Park and Central Park

January 11, 2016

Public meeting set to get input on plans for downtown waterfront sitesMetro Parks and the Foss Waterway Development Authority are working together... Read More
Improvements coming to your Conservatory

January 8, 2016

Have you visited the W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory lately?In 2005, Metro Parks, the City of Tacoma Landmarks Preservation Commission and the... Read More
Metro Parks Today: January 2016

January 8, 2016

Happy 2016. In addition to great events and great places to visit, you’ll find many ways to hel... Read More
Nominations now open for Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium's Paw of Approval award

January 5, 2016

Nominations are now open for the fourth annual Paw of Approval award, which recognizes work by Pierce County businesses to reduce greenhouse gas em... Read More
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park sets all-time attendance record

January 5, 2016

When the Weed family of Bremerton walked through the turnstiles at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park on December 31, they made history. Together, they w... Read More
Fort Nisqually to temporarily close in January and February, reopen in March

January 2, 2016

Department of Ecology to remediate soil as part of its ongoing Tacoma Smelter Plume cleanup Fort... Read More
Signs highlight the diversity of trees in Tacoma’s Wright Park

January 2, 2016

Arboretum collection dates back to 1898, includes 27 champions It’s hard to imagine what Wright Park looked like in 18... Read More
Evolution featured in exhibit at W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory

January 1, 2016

Work from 13 Washington artists includes dioramas, ceramics, sculpture and video The lush foliage of W.W. Sey... Read More

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