Free Home and Garden Workshops
Tacoma and Pierce County residents are invited to participate in free workshops designed to support healthy, sustainable homes and gardens.
Workshop Already Full?
If a workshop you'd like to take is full, please register for the wait list. You will be notified if there's a cancellation. Some workshops may be repeated if a minimum of 10 are on the wait list.
Advance registration required. Schedule is subject to change.
Ductless Heat Pump & A/C: Advantages & Incentives
Water-wise pollinator plants for beauty & function - CANCELED
Backyard Chickens: Getting Started
Backyard Chickens: Getting Started - NEW
Yard Waste & Worm Bin Composting
Food: Too Good to Waste -- Join the Challenge! - NEW Tuesday workshop
Solar Power: How it Can Work for You
Herb Gardens for Flavor & Fun
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Visits and Pre-Arranged Tours
The EnviroHouse is open for drop-in visits or pre-arranged tours.
General Public Hours
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 10 AM - 3 PM, and Saturday and Sunday, 11 AM - 5 PM.
Please call (253) 573-2426 or email the EnviroHouse with questions.
Save the Date: South Sound Sustainability Expo
The ninth annual South Sound Sustainability Expo is set for March 5, 2016, at the Tacoma Convention and Trade Center. Free event with vendors, family-friendly activities and workshops.
Other Workshop Resources