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Mother's Day
May
Free
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Instructor: Seattle Public Utilities Naturalists

This relaxing day celebrates all the mothers in our lives, as well as in the Watershed. Bring the entire family to enjoy tea, coffee, and snacks while strolling the grounds of the Education Center and savoring the spectacular views of Rattlesnake Ledge. Discover fun tidbits about moms – both human and wild – that have raised their families in the watershed.

May 10 (Sunday), 12pm-4pm
All ages, Free
No registration required.

Junior Naturalists
June, October
$5
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Instructor: Seattle Public Utilities Naturalist

Hey kids, bring an adult to explore nature as a naturalist! We will hear like deer, rustle like raccoons and bounce like bobcats. Be ready to walk 1.5 miles and dress for the weather as we discover signs of animals on land and in water.

June 13 (Saturday), 10:30am-12:30am
October 3 (Saturday), 10:30am-12:30am
4-10 years, $5 (adults free)

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Knee High Naturalists
July, August
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Instructor: Seattle Public Utilities Naturalist

Take a morning stroll from the Center along Rattlesnake Lake with a naturalist to discover rocks, birds, plants, and things. Paced for short legs and shorter attention spans, this program will explore shapes and colors found in nature. Up to two kids may be registered per adult.

July 23 (Thursday) 9:30am-10:30am
August 27 (Thursday) 9:30am-10:30am
18-36 months, $5 (adults free)

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Cedar River Salmon Journey
October
Free
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Instructor: Volunteer Naturalists
See spawning salmon along the Cedar River this fall! At Landsburg, learn how some salmon are allowed to enter our drinking water. This is a rare opportunity you don’t want to miss. Please Note: All viewing sites are along the Cedar River in the Renton and Maple Valley area.

October Weekends, 11am-4pm
All ages, Free
No registration required.

Wondering About Wildlife
December
Free
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Instructor: Seattle Public Utilities Naturalists
Grab your family and friends for a day of wild delight, both inside and out, at the Center. This free, hands-on event is packed with wildlife activities that will interest all ages. With so much to experience, bring a lunch and stay for the whole day.

December 30 (Wednesday), 10am-3pm
All ages, Free
No registration required.