Photography by Adam Lynn.

Photography by Adam Lynn.

Classes & Workshops 

Fostering lifelong learning & a love of nature 

Throughout the year, we offer various workshops and courses for youth  and adults in partnership with the Tacoma Nature Center, University of Puget Sound's Slater Natural History Museum, the Falcon Research Group, and others. Check back often to see which classes are coming up!

  Help Wildlife and Become a Habitat Steward!      WHEN  Two Saturday Field Trips on November 10 & 17   Also:  Four Classes on 11/5, 11/7, 11/12, 11/14   WHERE  Adriana Hess Audubon Center, 2917 Morrison RD W, University Place, WA 98466 ( map )   WHAT  Learn from expert speakers about Rain Gardens, Gardening For Wildlife, Noxious Weeds, Habitat Restoration, PNW Ecology And More! The National Wildlife Federation, in partnership with the Tahoma Audubon Society in University Place, is offering a  Habitat Steward Training™  to teach you how to help others create and restore wildlife habitat in backyards, schoolyards, and other private and public areas. This program is engaging, fun and highly informative and you get to meet and interact with local conservation professionals and other similarly interested folks!   BENEFITS  Benefits of participating in the training include a National Wildlife Federation volunteer t-shirt, hands-on training, engaging field trips, a comprehensive training manual with local resources, instruction from local professionals, and continued support from NWF staff.

Help Wildlife and Become a Habitat Steward!

WHEN
Two Saturday Field Trips on November 10 & 17
Also: Four Classes on 11/5, 11/7, 11/12, 11/14

WHERE
Adriana Hess Audubon Center,
2917 Morrison RD W,
University Place, WA 98466 (map)

WHAT
Learn from expert speakers about Rain Gardens, Gardening For Wildlife, Noxious Weeds, Habitat Restoration, PNW Ecology And More!
The National Wildlife Federation, in partnership with the Tahoma Audubon Society in University Place, is offering a Habitat Steward Training™ to teach you how to help others create and restore wildlife habitat in backyards, schoolyards, and other private and public areas. This program is engaging, fun and highly informative and you get to meet and interact with local conservation professionals and other similarly interested folks!

BENEFITS
Benefits of participating in the training include a National Wildlife Federation volunteer t-shirt, hands-on training, engaging field trips, a comprehensive training manual with local resources, instruction from local professionals, and continued support from NWF staff.

more 2018/2018 Fall/Winter Classes coming soon

Join Tahoma Audubon for a class (or several) this fall/winter!

How to register:

Registration for the classes below will be done through Tahoma Audubon (click "Register" with each listing to link to registration page). You can also call or visit the Adriana Hess Audubon Center to register: 253-565-9278 or 2917 Morrison Rd W, University Place. The Tacoma Nature Center is not handling registrations for these classes.

Part of the registration fee for these classes goes to support Tahoma Audubon's mission of connecting people with nature. It's a win-win. You get to learn more about the world around you, and we appreciate the additional support! To save on classes, become a member for a 10% or more discount on all classes. 

Please note: 

Don’t wait to the last minute to register for classes. If the minimum attendance of a class is not met two business days before the class starts, the class will be canceled and registrants will be refunded. Classes are either held at the Adriana Hess Audubon Center (2917 Morrison Road W, University Place) or Tacoma Nature Center (1919 S. Tyler St., Tacoma), with field trips held throughout the region.

Scholarships:

In an effort to make our classes accessible to all who wish to take them, and thanks to the generosity of our donors, scholarships are available. Please call the office for more details.

 

 

2018/2019 Fall/winter Classes

  Photography by Adam Lynn.

Photography by Adam Lynn.



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