environmental science center Section

Volunteers needed for ‘International Coastal Cleanup’ at Seahurst Sept. 12

Volunteers needed for ‘International Coastal Cleanup’ at Seahurst Sept. 12

Volunteers are needed to join Environmental Science Center staff & friends at Seahurst Beach in Burien on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. – Noon for the 2015 International Coastal Cleanup. “Turn... [Read more]

Here are the summer programs going on at the Environmental Science Center

Here are the summer programs going on at the Environmental Science Center

SEAHURST SUMMER PROGRAMS Saturdays from 10:00am—12:00pm Space is limited so please register online All programs will occur at the Environmental Science Center in Seahurst Park located at the north... [Read more]

Here’s what’s going on at Burien’s Environmental Science Center in April

Here’s what’s going on at Burien’s Environmental Science Center in April

Here’s what’s going on at Burien’s Environmental Science Center in April: “Science with Dr. Tom” Squid Dissection Sunday, April 12th: 10:30 AM—12:00 PM Toddler Time Every Wednesday April... [Read more]

Over 200 pounds of trash picked up during Seahurst Park cleanup last month

Over 200 pounds of trash picked up during Seahurst Park cleanup last month

Over 200 pounds of trash was collected throughout Seahurst Park on Friday, Feb. 20, with help from folks at the Environmental Science Center (ESC), the City of Burien, AVID students from Highline High... [Read more]

Here’s what’s going on at the Environmental Science Center in March

Here’s what’s going on at the Environmental Science Center in March

Here’s what’s going on at the Environmental Science Center in March: Environmental Talk Marine Mammal Mania! with Jamie Woodward MaST Center Marine Mammal Stranding Coordinator Sunday, March... [Read more]

Lots of great events coming up at Burien’s Environmental Science Center

Lots of great events coming up at Burien’s Environmental Science Center

Burien’s Environmental Science Center has a lot of great events planned for the month of February: Seahurst Beach Clean Up “Creating a cleaner habitat for salmon” Friday, Feb 20th • 12:00... [Read more]

Kick off the New Year with events at Environmental Science Center in January

Kick off the New Year with events at Environmental Science Center in January

Burien’s Environmental Science Center – located at Seahurst Park – will be holding several events to kick off the new year in January: Saturday, Jan. 3: FINAL After-Hours Beach Walk, from 8 –... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center holding After-Hours Beach Walk Friday night

Environmental Science Center holding After-Hours Beach Walk Friday night

Burien’s Environmental Science Center will be holding an After-Hours Beach Walk this Friday night, Nov. 21, from 8 – 10 p.m. at their campus at Seahurst Park Beach. Naturalists will be on hand... [Read more]

Learn about whales, beaches at upcoming Environmental Science Center events

Learn about whales, beaches at upcoming Environmental Science Center events

Burien’s Environmental Science Center has the following events coming up: Wednesday, Nov 5th (6:30-8:00 PM) — Talk: “Endangered Southern Resident Killer Whales: 10 Years of Research... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center holding free natural yard workshop this Sunday

Environmental Science Center holding free natural yard workshop this Sunday

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC), WSU Extension Master Gardeners, Village Green Perennial Nursery, and Sustainable Burien with support from King County are sponsoring a FREE workshop for... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s Water Education Workshop will be July 10

Environmental Science Center’s Water Education Workshop will be July 10

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) is inviting teachers of 3rd – 8th grade classes to register for the Water Education Workshop, being held Thursday, July 10,  from 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.... [Read more]

Burien’s Environmental Science Center holding free workshop March 29

Burien’s Environmental Science Center holding free workshop March 29

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC), along with SvR Design Company and Sustainable Burien, with support from the City of Burien and King County are sponsoring a FREE workshop on low-impact... [Read more]

REMINDER: Environmental Science Center’s FREE workshop on soil is Sunday

REMINDER: Environmental Science Center’s FREE workshop on soil is Sunday

REMINDER: Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be holding a FREE workshop on soil this Sunday, May 19 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the Burien Library. “A beautiful garden or yard... [Read more]

Burien’s Environmental Science Center ‘Seahurst Saturdays’ start May 18

Burien’s Environmental Science Center ‘Seahurst Saturdays’ start May 18

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) at Seahurst Park will be holding ‘Seahurst Saturday’ family programs this summer, on Saturdays from 10 a.m. – Noon (except for June 8), starting... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s Earth Day Dinner & Auction is April 20

Environmental Science Center’s Earth Day Dinner & Auction is April 20

Burien’s Environmental Science Center’s Earth Day Dinner and Auction will be from 6 – 9 p.m. on Saturday, April 20 at the SeaTac Community Center, located at 13735 24th Avenue South. “Please... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s ‘Don’t Feed the Monster’ Workshop is March 10

Environmental Science Center’s ‘Don’t Feed the Monster’ Workshop is March 10

The Environmental Science Center, Sustainable Burien, and Sustainable West Seattle, with support from the City of Burien, King County, and The Russell Family Foundation are sponsoring ‘Don’t... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center Announces Earth Day Kids Art Contest Winners

Environmental Science Center Announces Earth Day Kids Art Contest Winners

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) has selected three artworks to celebrate Earth Day and keeping the earth healthy through environmental stewardship…

Environmental Science Center Holding After Hours Beach Walk Friday, Dec. 14

Environmental Science Center Holding After Hours Beach Walk Friday, Dec. 14

Scene from a previous nighttime beach walk. Click image to see larger version. Photo by Michael Brunk. Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be holding a free After Hours Beach Walk on... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center Announces Earth Day Art Contest for Kids

Environmental Science Center Announces Earth Day Art Contest for Kids

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) would like to invite kids ages 5-13 to participate in its third annual Earth Day Art Contest. The deadline is Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, and winners will... [Read more]

Burien’s Environmental Science Center Holding Free ‘Insectival’ this Saturday

Burien’s Environmental Science Center Holding Free ‘Insectival’ this Saturday

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be holding an ‘Insectival’ from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. this Saturday, July 28 at their Seahurst Park location. But don’t let the title... [Read more]

REMINDER: Environmental Science Center’s ‘The Power of Plants’ is Saturday

REMINDER: Environmental Science Center’s ‘The Power of Plants’ is Saturday

REMINDER: Burien’s Environmental Science Center’s FREE ‘BIGFOOT BACKWOODS’ series “The Power of Plants will be from 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. this Saturday, July 14. “Plants... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s ‘Bigfoot Birds’ Program Will Be June 23

Environmental Science Center’s ‘Bigfoot Birds’ Program Will Be June 23

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be hosting a FREE program on birding in the Northwest on Saturday, June 23rd from 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. Wildlife photographer and active member of the... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s FREE ‘Bigfoot Beach: Crab Quest’ is Sunday

Environmental Science Center’s FREE ‘Bigfoot Beach: Crab Quest’ is Sunday

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be holding a FREE beach walk at Seahurst Park this Sunday, June 3rd from 10 a.m. – Noon, with Naturalists from the Seattle Aquarium and ESC roaming... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s ‘Bigfoot Adventure Series’ Starts Saturday

Environmental Science Center’s ‘Bigfoot Adventure Series’ Starts Saturday

Burien’s Environmental Science Center’s ‘Bigfoot Adventure Series,’ a series of free family programs at Seahurst Park, begins this Saturday, May 19 and continues through July 28. The... [Read more]