Events

Come join us for volunteer events, workshops and other opportunities to be an active part of the 12,000 Rain Garden Campaign. A campaign where everyone wins!

March 29, 2017
  • Soil and Water Stewardship Training - Renton

    Date: March 29, 2017
    Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Location: Soil City Farm in Renton
    Build healthy soil and protect your watershed!
    Receive hands-on training and join a team of community members to empower friends and neighbors to support local food systems and practice environmental stewardship in their everyday actions.

    Sign up for our soil and water stewardship training to receive 21 hours of education through a combination of classroom learning and hands-on practice.

    We are offering this training at two locations in March and April 2017. Each training consists of six class sessions on Wednesdays and Saturdays over a span of six weeks, with alternating weeks of class.

    Soil City Farm in Renton:
    Three Wednesdays: March 29, April 12 and April 26; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
    Three Saturdays: April 1, 15 and 29; 10 a.m.-3 p.m..

    Apply now! Applications due March 12, accepted on a rolling basis.
    Apply at: http://www.seattletilth.org/about/soil-and-water-stewardship-training

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  • Mushrooms and the Mycology of Consciousness - Seattle

    Date: March 29, 2017
    Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Location: Moore Theater, 1932 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Purchase your ticket today! Join Paul Stamets and Louie Schwartzberg for an evening of connections, discovery, and the world-changing solutions that result from dynamic research.

    These two innovators team up to tell the compelling story of honey bees and mushrooms and their link to the future of our food supply.

    Buy tickets: http://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/0F00523902963939

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March 31, 2017
  • Eat Gelato, Save Salmon! - Seattle
    Time: All Day
    Date: March 31, 2017
    Date: March 31, 2017
    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
    Location: Gelatiamo, 1400 3rd Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    In honor of Spring, on March 31st Gelatiamo will be donating 20% of the day's proceeds from their downtown Seattle store to support the hands-on conservation work of Stewardship Partners.

    Sal the Salmon will be onsite between 1 and 4 pm to honor Gelatiamo's commitment to creating fresh local food using Salmon-Safe certified milk from Fresh Breeze Organic Dairy, and seasonal fruit from Tonemaker Family Orchard & Tonnemaker Hill Farm.

    Come stop by for some delicious, fresh gelato and say hi to Sal the Salmon!

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April 4, 2017
  • Center for Watershed Protection's 2017 National Conference - Webcast
    Time: All Day
    Date: April 4, 2017
    Date: April 4, 2017
    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
    Exciting speakers are lined up for the Center for Watershed Protection's 2017 National Conference on April 4th! During the conference’s first national webcast, “The State of our Watersheds,” experts from different regions of the country will share best practices on meeting the challenges and opportunities in watershed management.

    Register to attend online or in-person by March 28 at one of our hub locations. Spots are limited.

    Webcast rates: General Admission: $249, Center for Watershed Protection Association Members: $199

    Learn more and register: http://www.cwp.org/2017-national-webcast-descriptions/

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April 5, 2017
  • Salish Sea Expeditions 3 Day Marine Science and Experience Adventure - Seattle
    Time: All Day
    Date: April 5, 2017
    Date: April 5, 2017
    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
    Salish Sea Expeditions is once again offering their popular 3-day/2-night marine science and maritime experience adventures in April for any 5th-12th grade student from any school. These programs allow individual students from any school to experience the same adventure in science and sailing designed for whole classrooms.

    Salish Sea Expedition programs have been delivering programs for 20 years which provide classrooms of students the opportunity to experience hands-on learning of science and sailing concepts while on the waters of Puget Sound. It has since become a premier program allowing students to experience the land and waters of one of the most amazing estuarine systems in the world which we call the Salish Sea.

    During these programs students will investigate the marine waters using a variety of science equipment to collect, test and examine the water. They will peer into the microscopic world of plankton and ponder the changing chemistry of our oceans.

    Students will also learn skills for navigating a sailboat and be provided the challenge to chart a course and operate the boat. These are experiences which have opened minds and opened doors and even shaped career pathways along the way. Encourage a student to share the journey this spring.

    April 7-9 departing/returning Seattle
    April 15-17 departing/returning Anacortes
    Salish provides all safety gear, camping gear, food and fun.

    For more information, and to register see https://www.salish.org/programs/sound-individual/
    Program cost $280 (Discounted to $210 if registered by 24 February)

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  • Whole Foods Market Community Support Day for Stewardship Partners - University Place
    Time: All Day
    Date: April 5, 2017
    Date: April 5, 2017
    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
    Location: 3515 Bridgeport Way W, University Place, WA 98466, USA
    Whole Foods Market Community Support Days take place four times per year to help raise funds for a local non-profit organization. 5% of Whole Foods Market Chambers Bay’s net sales on April 5th will be donated to support the hands-on conservation work of Stewardship Partners.

    Stewardship Partners will be using the funds raised from Whole Foods Market’s Community Support Day to fund the scholarship program for farmers who are not able to afford the initial costs of Salmon-Safe certification.

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April 6, 2017
  • Free Green Schools Resources Workshop - Shoreline

    Date: April 6, 2017
    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Location: Richmond Beach Library, 19601 21st Ave NW, Shoreline, WA 98177, USA
    Receive training and resources to green your school inside, outside and throughout the curriculum. For educators, school staff, parents, high school leaders and volunteers. Light dinner served, laptop recommended.

    Learn more about Eco-Schools USA at www.eco-schoolsusa.org!

    Register at http://eco-schoolsshoreline.brownpapertickets.com

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  • Stewardship Pints at The Nobel Fir's Pints for Parks - Seattle

    Date: April 6, 2017
    Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Location: The Noble Fir, 5316 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107, USA
    Join us at The Noble Fir to raise a toast for Stewardship Partners and sample Salmon-Safe Finnriver cider! $1 for every pint of any beer or cider sold goes to support the hands-on conservation work of Stewardship Partners' three programs Salmon-Safe, 12,000 Rain Gardens and Snoqualmie Stewardship. Hope to see you there!

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April 8, 2017
  • Snoqualmie Stewardship Volunteer Event: Earth Month Kick Off - Carnation

    Date: April 8, 2017
    Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Location: Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center, 10819 Carnation Duvall Rd NE, Carnation, WA 98014, United States
    Join Stewardship Partners and Oxbow Organic Farm and Conservation Center for an environmental restoration project celebrating Earth Month! Today we’ll maintain our Alder Grove buffer by removing invasive plants and installing native trees and shrubs. Light refreshments (coffee, water and snacks), tools, gloves and an overview of the work we are doing, why it’s important and how to do it are provided. We’ll educate volunteers about Oxbow Farm and Stewardship Partners. Bring your own lunch as well as a full water bottle and a coffee cup or travel mug for refreshments. If you’d like, stick around for a farm tour and a native plant and salmon walk.

    Dogs are not allowed on the farm.

    To sign up head to: http://www.stewardshippartners.org/volunteer-opportunity/2017-earth-month-kickoff-streamside-planting-at-oxbow-organic-farm-and-conservation-center/

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  • RainWise Contractor Fair - Seattle

    Date: April 8, 2017
    Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Location: City People's Garden Store, 2939 E Madison St, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
    Meet RainWise Contractors who can help jump start your rain garden or cistern project! Generous rebates are available!

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April 13, 2017
  • Beach Naturalist Training Course- Poulsbo

    Date: April 13, 2017
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Location: SEA Discovery Center, 18743 Front St NE, Poulsbo, WA 98370, USA
    Do you want learn about and explore shorelines and sea life? The Kitsap Peninsula is nearly surrounded by water, making it an amazing place to learn about the stars, clams, crabs, birds, bugs and other cool critters, seaweeds, and plants that live on our beaches. We also discuss Salish Sea oceanography and shoreline living, conservation and restoration.

    This 6 week non-credit training is open to the public and taught by local and regional experts.

    When: Thursday evenings from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm April 13 through May 18
    Where: SEA Discovery Center (Formerly Poulsbo Marine Science Center)
    Cost: $75, which includes a book and laminated ID cards; scholarships are available
    Who: Adults and teens; children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult
    Field trip options will be offered.

    To register: http://kbn2017.bpt.me/

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April 15, 2017
  • Free Auto Leak Workshop - Seattle

    Date: April 15, 2017
    Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Location: South Seattle College, 6000 16th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98106, USA
    Concerned that your car might be leaking? Did you know that even a single drop on your driveway can mean a shorter lifespan for your car? Plus, leaks are the largest polluters of Puget Sound, so it’s also having a huge impact on the health of our local waters.

    Drivers can learn basic car care and get a free oil-leak inspection at the auto leaks workshops offered by the Department of Ecology and the Don’t Drip and Drive program. In addition to the professional inspection, the classes, valued at $125, will cover how to check basic car-care systems, vital fluids, belts, hoses, filters and much more.

    Many dates and times available at various locations! Head to https://fixcarleaks.org/workshop-events/ to see all workshop dates and to register.

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  • Snoqualmie Stewardship Volunteer Event: Earth Month Event - Carnation

    Date: April 15, 2017
    Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Location: Aronica Farm
    Join us as we continue to celebrate Earth Month by restoring the riparian habitat along the Snoqualmie River in the scenic Snoqualmie Valley. We will prepare the site for the planting of native plants aimed to enhance salmon habitat and restore the riverbank of a local farm. Tasks will focus on invasive plant removal, maintenance on past planting sites and we will most likely plant native trees and shrubs.

    This project site is on rough terrain. Due to these factors children are not encouraged to participate. There is plenty of parking but it’s a 5 or so minute walk through a pasture to the work site. Participants are encouraged to plan a day in the valley as there is plenty of room on site to enjoy a picnic and the towns of Duvall and Carnation are close by to continue your rural adventure at the end of the day.

    To sign up head to: http://www.stewardshippartners.org/volunteer-opportunity/2017-earth-month-event-streamside-restoration-at-aronica-farms/

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April 19, 2017
  • Free Green Schools Resources Workshop - Everett

    Date: April 19, 2017
    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Location: Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave, Everett, WA 98201, USA
    Receive training and resources to green your school inside, outside and throughout the curriculum. For educators, school staff, parents, high school leaders and volunteers. Light dinner served, laptop recommended.

    Learn more about Eco-Schools USA at www.eco-schoolsusa.org!

    Register at http://everetteco-schools.brownpapertickets.com/

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April 21, 2017
  • Beach Naturalist Training - Everett, Mukilteo, Edmonds

    Date: April 21, 2017
    Time: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Become a Beach Naturalist!

    Take 18 hours of training with WSU Extension Beach Watchers to learn about how marine life survives the ever-changing beach environment and how to share your new knowledge with the public. Then, volunteer 12 hours (4 shifts) with Beach Watchers this spring and summer as we teach school children and beach visitors in the Edmonds, Mukilteo and Stanwood areas.

    The training location will rotate between Everett, Mukilteo and Edmonds. Fridays, April 21st and 28th AND Saturday, April 29th, From 9 AM — 3:30 PM each day. Field Trips Included!

    Applications are due on April 7th and there is a $35 materials fee. All participants must fill a free background check form on the first day of training.

    For more information visit: http://extension.wsu.edu/snohomish/naturalresources/beachwatchers

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April 22, 2017
  • Snoqualmie Stewardship Volunteer Event: Earth Day Event - Carnation

    Date: April 22, 2017
    Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Location: Full Circle Farm, 31904 NE 8th St, Carnation, WA 98014, United States
    Volunteers will celebrate Earth Day by helping us maintain the restored riparian habitat along the Snoqualmie River and Griffin Creek in the scenic Snoqualmie Valley. We’ll perform restoration site maintenance on past planting areas by clearing the area of invasive plants. We’ll also plant native trees and shrubs.

    The project site is located on relatively rough terrain and there is a lot of walking involved as the project site is approximately ¾ mile from parking/registration. Due to these factors young children are not encouraged to participate.

    To sign up head to: http://www.stewardshippartners.org/volunteer-opportunity/2017-earth-day-event-streamside-restoration-at-full-circle-farm/

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April 25, 2017
  • Free Green Schools Resources Workshop - Tacoma

    Date: April 25, 2017
    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Location: Tacoma Public Library, 1102 Tacoma Ave S, Tacoma, WA 98402, USA
    Receive training and resources to green your school inside, outside and throughout the curriculum. For educators, school staff, parents, high school leaders and volunteers. Light dinner served, laptop recommended.

    Learn more about Eco-Schools USA at www.eco-schoolsusa.org!

    Register at http://tacomaeco-schools.brownpapertickets.com/

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April 29, 2017
  • Free Auto Leak Workshop - Everett

    Date: April 29, 2017
    Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Location: Sno-Isle Tech, 9001 Airport Rd, Everett, WA 98204, USA
    Concerned that your car might be leaking? Did you know that even a single drop on your driveway can mean a shorter lifespan for your car? Plus, leaks are the largest polluters of Puget Sound, so it’s also having a huge impact on the health of our local waters.

    Drivers can learn basic car care and get a free oil-leak inspection at the auto leaks workshops offered by the Department of Ecology and the Don’t Drip and Drive program. In addition to the professional inspection, the classes, valued at $125, will cover how to check basic car-care systems, vital fluids, belts, hoses, filters and much more.

    Many dates and times available at various locations! Head to https://fixcarleaks.org/workshop-events/ to see all workshop dates and to register.

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  • Snoqualmie Stewardship Volunteer Event: Earth Month Event - Carnation

    Date: April 29, 2017
    Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Location: Sinnema Farms, Across the street from, 26805 NE 100th St, Carnation, WA 98014
    Join Stewardship Partners as we celebrate Earth Month by restoring the banks of Ames Creek and the Snoqualmie River near Carnation, WA. Light refreshments, tools, gloves and an overview of the work we are doing, why it’s important and how to do it are provided. We’ll educate volunteers about the property and our restoration efforts in the Snoqualmie Valley.

    Participants will help us plant native trees and shrubs along the river bank, where the mouth of Ames Creek meets the Snoqualmie River. This lovely, historic site is part of a multi-generational farm and is currently home to a field of flowers tended by the Hmong community. Bring a lunch, snacks and a full water bottle and a coffee cup or travel mug for refreshments if you’d like.

    To sign up head to: http://www.stewardshippartners.org/volunteer-opportunity/2017-earth-month-streamside-restoration-event-at-sinnema-farms/

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May 3, 2017
  • Free Auto Leak Workshop - Marysville

    Date: May 3, 2017
    Time: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Location: Marysville Pilchuck High School, 5611 108th St NE, Marysville, WA 98271, USA
    Concerned that your car might be leaking? Did you know that even a single drop on your driveway can mean a shorter lifespan for your car? Plus, leaks are the largest polluters of Puget Sound, so it’s also having a huge impact on the health of our local waters.

    Drivers can learn basic car care and get a free oil-leak inspection at the auto leaks workshops offered by the Department of Ecology and the Don’t Drip and Drive program. In addition to the professional inspection, the classes, valued at $125, will cover how to check basic car-care systems, vital fluids, belts, hoses, filters and much more.

    Many dates and times available at various locations! Head to https://fixcarleaks.org/workshop-events/ to see all workshop dates and to register.

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May 6, 2017
  • Wildlife in the City Festival - Seattle

    Date: May 6, 2017
    Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Location: Pacific Science Center, 200 2nd Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    The National Wildlife Federation and local partners are proud to spearhead the first ever Seattle Wildlife in the City Week series which will celebrate and elevate the dynamic conservation movement that is alive in Seattle and across the Puget Sound region from May 1-6, 2017.

    The Wildlife in the City week will culminate with a festival on May 6th at the Pacific Science Center. We hope to see you there!

    More information: http://seattlewildlifeweek.org/

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  • Westside Plant & Garden Art Fair - West Seattle

    Date: May 6, 2017
    Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Location: Westside Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 7141 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98136, USA
    It's springtime in Seattle! And Mother's Day is just around the corner. Time to get creative in our homes and garden spaces (and pick up a little something for Mom along the way).

    DATE: Saturday, May 6 (10-3) and Sunday, May 7 (10-2)

    The Westside Plant & Garden Art Fair is here to help with perennial, veggie, herb & berry plants at exceptional prices, local artisans with handcrafted products for home & garden a "low-mileage" garden tool, accessory, and book sale opportunities to learn about local events, resources, and classes.

    Fresh sweet and savory treats from our "Garden Cafe" will be available. Pick up Mother's Day gifts including floral and succulent arrangements, cards, artisanal culinary products, handcrafted bath/body products & more!

    More information available from: http://westsidegardenfair.weebly.com/

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May 13, 2017
  • Free Auto Leak Workshop - Seattle

    Date: May 13, 2017
    Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Location: South Seattle College, 6000 16th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98106, USA
    Concerned that your car might be leaking? Did you know that even a single drop on your driveway can mean a shorter lifespan for your car? Plus, leaks are the largest polluters of Puget Sound, so it’s also having a huge impact on the health of our local waters.

    Drivers can learn basic car care and get a free oil-leak inspection at the auto leaks workshops offered by the Department of Ecology and the Don’t Drip and Drive program. In addition to the professional inspection, the classes, valued at $125, will cover how to check basic car-care systems, vital fluids, belts, hoses, filters and much more.

    Many dates and times available at various locations! Head to https://fixcarleaks.org/workshop-events/ to see all workshop dates and to register.

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  • Conifer Walk with Van Bobbitt - Seattle

    Date: May 13, 2017
    Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Location: Green Lake, Seattle, WA, USA
    The Northwest is full of beautiful and interesting conifers. Some natives such as Western Red Cedar and Douglas Fir. Others, while not technically considered native, nevertheless are common throughout our landscape such as Oriental Spruce.

    Join Van Bobbitt, a beloved and respected retired landscape horticulture instructor from South Seattle College, to learn more about various species of conifers that grow around Green Lake. Van taught at South Seattle for nearly 20 years, sharing with many generations of students his love, knowledge, and enthusiasm about a “group of plants [that] can be both awe-inspiring and magical” (Gardening with Conifers, Adrian Bloom, Firefly Books, 2002).

    Preregistration is required and space is limited. Specific meeting location will be sent upon registration.

    $20 – pre-registration only. Limited spots.
    More information: info@plantamnesty.org or 206-783-9813
    http://www.plantamnesty.org/events2

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May 17, 2017
  • Living Future Unconference 2017 - Seattle

    Date: May 17, 2017
    Time: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
    Location: The Westin Seattle, 1900 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Living Future is all about cross-industry collaboration. Regenerative design can only happen when all voices are brought to the table. If you’re interested in making a difference in your community, then there’s a place for you at Living Future.

    For more information and to register: http://livingfutureunconference.org/

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May 25, 2017
  • Free Auto Leak Workshop - Shoreline

    Date: May 25, 2017
    Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Location: Shoreline Community College, Shoreline, WA 98133, USA
    Concerned that your car might be leaking? Did you know that even a single drop on your driveway can mean a shorter lifespan for your car? Plus, leaks are the largest polluters of Puget Sound, so it’s also having a huge impact on the health of our local waters.

    Drivers can learn basic car care and get a free oil-leak inspection at the auto leaks workshops offered by the Department of Ecology and the Don’t Drip and Drive program. In addition to the professional inspection, the classes, valued at $125, will cover how to check basic car-care systems, vital fluids, belts, hoses, filters and much more.

    Many dates and times available at various locations! Head to https://fixcarleaks.org/workshop-events/ to see all workshop dates and to register.

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July 20, 2017
  • Feast on the Farm 2017 - Carnation

    Date: July 20, 2017
    Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Location: Full Circle Farm, 31904 NE 8th St, Carnation, WA 98014, USA
    Join us for the 2017 Feast on the Farm at Full Circle Farm.

    Head to feastonthefarm.org for more information!

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