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!

September 17, 2019
  • Symbiosis: Re-imagining the City's Future - Seattle

    Date: September 17, 2019
    Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Location: Seattle Architecture Foundation, 1010 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Symbiosis presents the work of many architects, each of whom express the notion of a symbiotic relationship through the long-standing tradition of model making. The exhibition examines architecture's reciprocal relationship with community, and investigates a city's discourse with nature.

    Join in for this illuminating discussion. Three architects featured in Seattle Architecture Foundation’s 22nd Annual Model Exhibit: Symbiosis will discuss humans’ symbiotic relationship with the environment, technology, and how it will shape our future.

    More info at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1116956108513502/

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  • RainWise Webinar

    Date: September 17, 2019
    Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Learn from the comfort of your own home about how you can apply for a rebate for up to 100 percent of the cost of a cistern and/or rain garden from Seattle Public Utilities and King County. You will hear a short presentation about the program, listen to a RainWise homeowner story and have a chance to ask questions for RainWise staff.

    Registration Website: http://bit.ly/September17Webinar

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September 19, 2019
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: September 19, 2019
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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September 23, 2019
  • RainWise Workshop - Seattle

    Date: September 23, 2019
    Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Location: Capitol Hill Branch - The Seattle Public Library, 425 Harvard Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102, USA
    Learn about how you can apply for a rebate for up to 100 percent of the cost of a cistern and/or rain garden at this free workshop from Seattle Public Utilities and King County. You will hear a short presentation about the program, meet a homeowner in your area that completed the rebate process and meet trained RainWise contractors to take the next step for your rebate! Parking garage on site.

    Registration Website: http://tinyurl.com/RainWiseRegister

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September 28, 2019
  • Workshop and Tour: Beautify and Care for Your Streamside Property - Renton

    Date: September 28, 2019
    Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Location: Barbee Mills HOA in Renton - 4205 Williams Ave N - Renton, WA 98056
    Don’t miss this FREE class and stream restoration tour for homeowners living along bodies of water. Learn from restoration experts about managing stream, lake and wetland properties in a way that supports the environment and your land use goals.

    For details, link here: https://beautifyyourstreamrenton.eventbrite.com

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  • Rain Garden Workshop - Montlake Terrace

    Date: September 28, 2019
    Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Location: 23000 Lakeview Drive, Mountlake Terrace, WA, 98043, United States
    Come learn all about rain gardens and other techniques to reduce your lawn and make your landscape more resilient! Professionals will be on hand for information about incentives and other ways to make these ideas a reality in your own backyard.

    Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rain-garden-workshop-tickets-69889420137

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  • Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop - Bothell

    Date: September 28, 2019
    Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Snohomish Conservation District is hosting a Bothell Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop on September 28th! More details to come.

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October 1, 2019
  • RainWise Workshop - Seattle

    Date: October 1, 2019
    Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Location: Green Lake Branch - The Seattle Public Library, 7364 East Green Lake Dr N, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Learn about how you can apply for a rebate for up to 100 percent of the cost of a cistern and/or rain garden at this free workshop from Seattle Public Utilities and King County. You will hear a short presentation about the program, meet a homeowner in your area that completed the rebate process and meet trained RainWise contractors to take the next step for your rebate! Parking garage on site.

    Registration Website: http://tinyurl.com/RainWiseRegister

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October 3, 2019
  • Stories of Our Watersheds - River Restoration Northwest's 6th Annual Film Event - Seattle

    Date: October 3, 2019
    Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Location: Northwest Film Forum, 1515 12th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122, USA
    Eleven short films that represent a diverse set of rivers and watersheds from across the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Selected films share stories from a variety of conservation organizations, tribes, watershed councils, agencies, filmmakers, as well as people simply enjoying their rivers and lakes.

    Visit our website for a complete list of films: http://www.rrnw.org/film2019

    Tickets $10 in advance / $15 at door. Limited Availability. Non-refundable.

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October 5, 2019
  • Rainwise Meet-a-Contractor Fair - Seattle

    Date: October 5, 2019
    Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Location: Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands, 5513 S Cloverdale St, Seattle, WA 98118, USA
    Learn about applying for a rebate from Seattle Public Utilities and King County for up to 100 percent of the cost of your rain garden or cistern. This is an opportunity to meet a collection of RainWise contractors and learn what will work for you.

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October 12, 2019
  • RainWise Meet-a-Contractor Fair

    Date: October 12, 2019
    Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Location: City People’s Garden Store, 2939 E Madison St, Seattle, WA, 98112, United States
    Learn about applying for a rebate from Seattle Public Utilities and King County for up to 100 percent of the cost of your rain garden or cistern. This is an opportunity to meet a collection of RainWise contractors and learn what will work for you.

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October 13, 2019
  • RainWise Workshop - Seattle

    Date: October 13, 2019
    Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    Location: Rainier Beach Library, 9125 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA, 98118, United States
    Learn about how you can apply for a rebate for up to 100 percent of the cost of a cistern and/or rain garden at this free workshop from Seattle Public Utilities and King County. You will hear a short presentation about the program, meet a homeowner in your area that completed the rebate process and meet trained RainWise contractors to take the next step for your rebate! Parking lot on site.

    Register at: http://tinyurl.com/RainWiseRegister

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October 16, 2019
  • Southern Resident Killer Whales: Will the Next Generation Survive? - Mukilteo

    Date: October 16, 2019
    Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Location: Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave, Mukilteo, WA 98275, USA
    Tied to Orca Recovery Day, Snohomish Conservation District is partnering with the Snohomish County Marine Resource Committee, City of Mukilteo, Northwest Straits Foundation, Snohomish County Public Works, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, SeaWorld, Shell Puget Sound Refinery, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for a free workshop and talk about the Southern Resident Killer Whales.

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October 17, 2019
  • Professional Rain Garden Workshop 2019 - Bremerton

    Date: October 17, 2019
    Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Location: Norm Dicks Government Center 345 6th Street, Bremerton, WA 98337 United States
    Two day workshop for industry professionals covering the design and installation of Rain Gardens! </p>


    Learn about regulations, site analysis, materials specifications, soils and maintenance from experienced professionals and agency regulators. 

    Register at: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4250893 
    View the agenda at: https://bit.ly/2Zn6Nve
     

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  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: October 17, 2019
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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October 19, 2019
  • Duwamish Alive! Return of the Salmon

    Date: October 19, 2019
    Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Save the date for a habitat restoration work party with ECOSS and Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust.

    More info at: http://www.duwamishalive.org/

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October 26, 2019
  • RainWise Workshop - Seattle

    Date: October 26, 2019
    Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Location: Swansons Nursery, 9701 15th Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98117, USA
    Learn about how you can apply for a rebate for up to 100 percent of the cost of a cistern and/or rain garden at this free workshop from Seattle Public Utilities and King County. You will hear a short presentation about the program, meet a homeowner in your area that completed the rebate process and meet trained RainWise contractors to take the next step for your rebate! Parking lot on site.

    Register at: http://tinyurl.com/RainWiseRegister

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November 12, 2019
  • Become-a-RainWise-Contractor Training

    Date: November 12, 2019
    Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Free three-day training is available to prepare licensed Contractors and Landscape Professionals to install City of Seattle and King County RainWise rebate-funded rain gardens and/or cisterns on private property in specific Seattle neighborhoods. Attendance is required for all three days of training for contractors who want to participate in the RainWise program.

    Location: TBD
    Registration link: TBD

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November 21, 2019
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: November 21, 2019
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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December 19, 2019
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: December 19, 2019
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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January 16, 2020
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: January 16, 2020
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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February 20, 2020
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: February 20, 2020
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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March 19, 2020
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: March 19, 2020
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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March 20, 2020
  • 5th Annual Puget Sound Green Infrastructure Summit

    Date: March 20, 2020
    Time: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Location: University of Washington Tacoma, 1900 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA 98402, USA
    Save the date for the 5th Annual Green Infrastructure Summit!

    For more information head to: http://www.12000raingardens.org/summit/

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April 16, 2020
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: April 16, 2020
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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May 21, 2020
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: May 21, 2020
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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June 18, 2020
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: June 18, 2020
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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July 16, 2020
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: July 16, 2020
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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August 20, 2020
  • GrIP (Green Infrastructure Partnership) monthly meetings

    Date: August 20, 2020
    Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Location: Varies monthly
    The Green Infrastructure Partnership meets on the third Thursday afternoon of each month to offer expert presentations on GSI topics of interest to our participants. For location and topic visit http://www.700milliongallons.org/about/green-infrastructure-partnership-grip/

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