Learn How To Raise Backyard Chickens Wed., April 22nd

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Burien Parks and Recreation Department is offering another unusual, rather fowl class on Wednesday, April 22nd on “Keeping Backyard Chickens” from 6:30pm to 8pm at the Burien Community Center (the first class was held on Feb. 24th).

Here are the details:

WHAT: Keeping Backyard Chickens

WHEN: Wednesday, April 22nd, from 6:30pm to 8pm

WHERE: Burien Community Center, located at 425 SW 144th Street, Burien (map below)

COST: $6 per person.

Click here to register, or call 206-988-3700. For more information, click here.

INFO: Living well these days may require a move ‘back’ to living naturally, with classes in using your environmental resources efficiently and living naturally.

Imagine having chickens in your own backyard! Unique pets, abundant eggs, rich compost, sustainable living–more people every day are discovering the many joys of chicken keeping. Learn whether chickens are right for you, and how to get started–even if you have a small yard. Find out about care, feeding, and housing needs. See displays, hear from an experienced chicken keeper and walk away with helpful resources.

The workshop is offered as part of the city’s efforts to encourage sustainable living. Burien code allows up to three hens per residence. No roosters are permitted. $6 Fee. Register: Burien Parks & Recreation, 206-988-3700.

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2 Responses to “Learn How To Raise Backyard Chickens Wed., April 22nd”
  1. Susie says:

    That is one B.A.C.!!!

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  2. Lisa B. says:

    I may go; you need skills like this in your back pocket in case your neighbors start acting up.

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