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Free Home and Garden Workshops


Advance Registration Required

Click the links below to register for workshops. If you have difficulty registering online or would prefer to register by phone, please contact the EnviroHouse at (253) 573-2426. Registration requests may also be sent via email. Please note the workshop dates and times on your calendar. If your plans change, please call or email to cancel so others on the wait lists can attend.


Workshop Already 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 ten people are on the wait list.


March 2018 Workshops

Solatube Natural Daylight with DIY Install Demo 
Saturday, March 3, 10:30 AM

Yard Waste & Worm Bin Composting 
Saturday, March 10, 10:30 AM

Heat Pump Know-How: Home Heating, Water Heaters & more
Saturday, March 17, 10:30 AM


Rain Barrels-How to Make and Maintain
Sunday, March 18, 1:30 PM


Rain Barrels-How to Make and Maintain

Sunday, March 18, 3 PM


Backyard Chickens: Getting Started (Will be offered again in April)
Saturday, March 24, 10:30 AM


Chickens: Build a Secure Coop and Run 
Saturday, March 24, 1:30 PM

Smart Energy Home and Efficient Appliances
Saturday, March 31, 10:30 AM


April 2018 Workshops


Solar Power: How it Can Work for you

Saturday, April 7, 10:30 AM

Native Plants to Enhance your Habitat
Saturday, April 14, 10:30 AM


Full list of April through July workshops coming soon! Please check back.  

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EnviroHouse at Tacoma Recovery & Transfer Center (formerly Tacoma Landfill)

3510 South Mullen Street

Tacoma, WA 98409

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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. 


Other Garden Resources

Pierce County Free Edible Garden Workshops
Tacoma, Lakewood, Puyallup, Parkland, and Orting
WSU Pierce County Master Gardeners 
Tacoma, Puyallup and other Pierce County locations


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Contact EnviroHouse

(253) 573-2426

Email EnviroHouse



Tacoma Recovery & Transfer Center
(formerly Tacoma Landfill)
3510 S. Mullen St.
Tacoma, WA 98409


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