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 Summer Activities & Special Guests:

AUGUST
  • 8/1 - 8/23: Painted Vintage Camper
  • 8/15-8/18: Explore a Mini Winnebago with Awesome RV
  • 8/16: In the Garden: Solar Energy in the Greenhouse & Greenhouse Necklaces
  • 8/17: Tin Embossing with Piano Pieces with OlympiaMEGA
  • 8/18: Planting seeds with the Thurston County Food Bank
  • 8/18: In the Garden: Solar Energy in the Greenhouse & Greenhouse Necklaces
  • 8/18/-8/20: MakeSpace: Nature Maker-Wind Chimes, Sculptures, Solar Power & More
  • 8/19: Barnyard Animals with 24-Carrots 4-H Club
  • 8/19: Crow Drummers
  • 8/19 & 8/20: Solar Days
  • 8/19 & 8/20: Rock Wall Climb
  • 8/19: Hip Hop & Contemporary Ballet with Studio West
  • 8/19: 24 Carrots 4-H Club Meet and Greet Animals
  • 8/20: In the Garden: Solar Energy in the Greenhouse & Greenhouse Necklaces
  • 8/23: In the Garden: Catching Sun Beams - Sun Catchers
  • 8/23 & 8/30: Meet Smokey Bear - US Forest Service
  • 8/25: In the Garden: Catching Sun Beams - Sun Catchers
  • 8/25-8/27: Silkscreen
  • 8/26: Magic Show with Jeff Evans
  • 8/26: Paramount Martial Arts
  • 8/26: Olympia Youth Chorus
  • 8/26: Patchwork Tugboats with Olympia Harbor Days
  • 8/27: In the Garden: Catching Sun Beams - Sun Catchers
  • Ongoing: Splash Ball
  • Ongoing through Aug. 23: Giant Painted VW Bus
  • All Month: Live Animals - Chicken Check-in and Feeding
  • Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays: Visit the Northwest Naturalist Cabin

Outdoor Learning This Summer:

Garden Discovery (Saturdays) & Nature Play (Sundays)

Featured Activities:
  • Chicken Talks
  • Dance with Bees
  • Greenhouse Necklaces
  • Fairy Houses
  • Mud Cupcakes
  • Garden Frogs
  • Animal Tracking
  • Pond Creatures