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COVID-19 UPDATE: At this time, out of an abundance of caution and in recognition of community concerns, the EnviroHouse will be closed to visitors until further notice. All EnviroHouse Workshops have moved to a virtual format. See below for more information on  upcoming virtual workshops.


As the situation evolves, please check the City’s “What’s Going On” section of the website for the most up-to-date information about the City’s response. For more information about COVID-19, go to TPCHD.org/coronavirus.


EnviroHouse Workshops Have Gone Virtual!

While we are not able to gather in-person at the EnviroHouse, our regular workshop program has moved to a virtual format. Below you will find a list of upcoming virtual workshops, links to register for FREE, and recordings of past virtual workshops. For more information about registering for an EnviroHouse virtual workshop, call

(253) 591-5172 or email ehouse@cityoftacoma.org.


Upcoming Workshops

Wednesday, September 16, 4-5 PM - Yard Waste Composting and Worm Bins

Wednesday, September 23, 4-5 PM - Enhance Your Home with Shade Trees

Wednesday, October 14, 4-5 PM - Efficient Home Heating Options

Tuesday, October 20, 4-5 PM - Pruning Landscape Trees

Wednesday, November 18, 4-5 PM - Electric Vehicles: Why Now, What to Know


Past Workshops

Recordings of all workshops will be available soon. 

Whole Home Heating & Cooling, July 16, 2020 

Garden Herbs - Plant to Use and Preserve, July 1, 2020  

Waterwise Natural Yard Care-Thursday, June 25, 2020

Electric Vehicles: Why Now, What to Know - May 20, 2020



Please call (253) 591-5172 or email the EnviroHouse with questions. 


Other Garden Resources

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


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