Environmental Education

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Classes & Programs
Our classes and programs increase awareness and knowledge about environmental issues and provide participants the skills necessary to make informed decisions and take responsible actions.

We promote lifelong learning and reach all age groups, from very young children through senior citizens.
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Programs for schools and community groups that are customized to meet your needs.
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blankEdible Gardens
Explore the basics of successful vegetable gardening—from seed to table.
February–November, 2019
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zwgThe Zero Waste Garden and Kitchen
Nothing is wasted when you learn how to manage food waste and recycle yard debris/kitchen scraps at home.
October, 2019
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Image ofPatch ProgramPierce County PATCH
Become a leader in your community by putting the four R’s (reduce, reuse, recycle and respond) into practice.
Self-Directed Learning
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photo of a group of students with recycling binsRecycle at School
Recycling program assistance to Pierce County school districts and private schools (outside of Tacoma).
 
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Other Environmental Education Opportunities in Pierce County
These classes are offered by other agencies and are not affiliated with Pierce County Planning and Public Works.
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Fruit Tree Education Series
Harvest Pierce County
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Garden Workshops
Master Gardener Program
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EnviroHouse Workshops
City of Tacoma
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Phone: (253) 798-2179
Monday–Friday
8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Closed all major holidays