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Enjoy a festival, join a fun run, tour an interpretive site, or just make your own celebration with a family picnic or camping trip. Choose from dozens of activities and events throughout the year. You can submit your state park event via email to get it placed on the calendar. The Discover Pass is required for vehicle access to Washington state parks and state-managed recreation lands. For more information, visit the Discover Pass website.

Alta Lake State Park

  1. Movie night: Disney's Coco

    July 20, 2018, 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Alta Lake State Park

    Bringing you a new family favorite Disney movie: Coco. Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead. After meeting a charming trickster named Héctor, the two new friends embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history. Movie showing is weather dependent.

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Bridgeport State Park

  1. Movie night

    July 28, 2018, 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Bridgeport State Park

    Please join us for a great interpretive program as we team up with the Chief Joseph Hatchery of the Colville Tribes Fish and Wildlife Program to learn about Salmon and enjoy a short documentary entitled, "Salmon and the People: The Chief Joseph Dam Fishery Story." Event is dependent on weather.

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Bridle Trails State Park

  1. Discovery hike

    July 29, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Bridle Trails State Park

    Meet in the main parking lot at Bridle Trails State Park to join park staff in an exploration of forest ecosystems. Explore the unique cultural and natural beauty of this urban state park while discovering the importance of urban green spaces. Programs are appropriate for people of all ages. Sturdy shoes and water are recommended. The hike includes one hill, which climbs out of the parking lot. All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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  2. Junior Ranger hike

    July 29, 2018, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ Bridle Trails State Park

    Meet in the main parking lot at Bridle Trails State Park to join park staff in a fun family-friendly exploration of forest decomposers. Explore and play games while discovering the important role of these often underestimated plants, animals and bacteria in forest ecology. The program is designed for children ages 4 to 8, but all ages are welcome. Sturdy shoes, snacks and water are recommended. The hike will include one hill that climbs up from the parking lot. All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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Cama Beach State Park

  1. Crafts for all ages

    July 18, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Crafts vary from day to day

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  2. Nature or History walk

    July 18, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach Cama Center

    Take a walk with a guide and explore history and nature.

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  3. Wander and Sketch

    July 18, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Starts at the beach store

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  4. Crafts for all ages

    July 19, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Crafts vary from day to day

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  5. Eagles in the Forest walk

    July 19, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Take a walk through the forest, learn about our resident eagles and possibly see one.

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  6. Who eats with their feet?

    July 20, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach Cama Center

    Come to the beach store and see "who eats with their feet" microscopes, salt water tanks and a docent will be there to show you.

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  7. Toy boat building

    July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Cama Beach Vacation Houses

    build at toy boat at the boat house, led by the Center for Wooden Boats

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  8. Guided Hike

    July 21, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Take a hike with a guide to lead you.

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  9. How to crab

    July 21, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Cama Beach Cama Center

    Learn how to catch and clean crab. Meet in front of the store.

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  10. Crafts for all ages

    July 21, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach Vacation Houses

    Meet in front of the beach office for crafts, projects will vary from day to day.

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  11. Big bubbles at the beach

    July 22, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Join us in front of the store to blow bubbles that can get 20 feet long. Fun for all ages. Learn how to be able to do this at home.

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  12. Ranger talk

    July 22, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Cama Beach Vacation Houses

    A Ranger will set up in front of the store with cool nature or history items to see and feel. The Ranger will share information about the items and try to answer all questions (see if you can stump the Ranger).

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  13. Who eats with their feet?

    July 23, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach Cama Center

    Come to the beach store and see "who eats with their feet" microscopes, salt water tanks and a docent will be there to show you.

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  14. Crafts for all ages

    July 24, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Meet in front of the beach office for craft projects. Crafts will vary.

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  15. Jr. Rangers

    July 24, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Jr. Ranger program and activities.

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  16. Crafts for all ages

    July 25, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Crafts vary from day to day

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  17. Nature or History walk

    July 25, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach Cama Center

    Take a walk with a guide and explore history and nature.

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  18. Crafts for all ages

    July 26, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Crafts vary from day to day

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  19. Eagles in the Forest walk

    July 26, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Take a walk through the forest, learn about our resident eagles and possibly see one.

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  20. Discover wagon

    July 26, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Cama Beach Cama Center

    Meet near the Cama Store. The Discovery Wagon features a range of native animal skulls and pelts. Children of all ages use their observation skills, experience, and curiosity to discover what secrets an animal’s skull can reveal about the animal’s behavior.

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  21. Who eats with their feet?

    July 27, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach Cama Center

    Come to the beach store and see "who eats with their feet" microscopes, salt water tanks and a docent will be there to show you.

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  22. Guided Hike

    July 28, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Take a hike with a guide to lead you.

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  23. 9th Annual Quilts on the Beach Show

    July 28, 2018, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Cama Beach Vacation Houses

    This spectacular free outdoor display by Cama Beach Quilters is a burst of brilliant colors that draws visitors from throughout Puget Sound. There are sewing activities for all ages at Cama Center and the custom-made quilts and other handmade items are all for sale.

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  24. Big bubbles at the beach

    July 29, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Join us in front of the store to blow bubbles that can get 20 feet long. Fun for all ages. Learn how to be able to do this at home.

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  25. Ranger talk

    July 29, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Cama Beach Vacation Houses

    A Ranger will set up in front of the store with cool nature or history items to see and feel. The Ranger will share information about the items and try to answer all questions (see if you can stump the Ranger).

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  26. Who eats with their feet?

    July 30, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach Cama Center

    Come to the beach store and see "who eats with their feet" microscopes, salt water tanks and a docent will be there to show you.

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  27. Crafts for all ages

    July 31, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Meet in front of the beach office for craft projects. Crafts will vary.

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  28. Jr. Rangers

    July 31, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Cama Beach State Park

    Jr. Ranger program and activities.

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Cape Disappointment State Park

  1. Cape Disappointment Waikiki Beach concert series

    July 28, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Waikiki Beach Amphitheater

    Resolectrics

    A soulful blend of rock, classic rhythm & blues, and folk that will move you with bluesy riffs and swampy grooves.

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Deception Pass State Park

  1. Explorer's hike with Matt Klope

    July 18, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Deception Pass State Park

    Unleash your inner explorer! Join Matt Klope, retired wildlife biologist, on his fun-filled, family-friendly journey to find hidden treasures and learn about the natural aspects of Deception Pass. Beginning at the Discovery Center at Rosario, this will be a one-hour guided hike along the Rosario Beach/ Bowman Bay Trail stretching 0.5 miles.

    This is a one-way hike that ends at Bowman Bay, near the CCC Interpretive Center. Feel free to explore Bowman Bay or join Matt as he walks back to Rosario. We hope to see you there!

    This event is sponsored by Deception Pass Park Foundation.

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  2. Guided hike

    July 21, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Deception Pass State Park

    Join us for a slow-paced, family-friendly, one-hour, 0.9-mile guided hike along the North Beach trail. Beginning at the amphitheater, we will walk through a beautiful old-growth forest and explore local wildlife, plants, geology and history as we make stops along the way.

    This is a one-way hike that ends at the North Beach parking lot. Feel free to join us as we walk back to the amphitheater along the beach, take the same trail back or even explore the bridge. We hope to see you there!

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  3. Discovery Center

    July 21, 2018, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Deception Pass State Park

    Stop by our Discovery Center at Rosario beach anytime from noon to 4 p.m. to check out the displays or talk with our expert volunteers from the Deception Pass Park Foundation. Located in a historic Civilian Conservation Corps bathhouse, the center is jam-packed with animal pelts, microscopes, tide pool critters and a coloring table. A visit here should be on your must-do list while in the park. The Discovery Center is sponsored by the Deception Pass Park Foundation.

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  4. Junior Ranger program

    July 21, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Deception Pass Amphitheater

    Join us at the amphitheater for our family-friendly Junior Ranger programs. Beginning at 2 p.m., these programs offer kids of all ages a chance to learn about local trees, wildlife, ecosystems and more. Topics vary each week. Each program includes a short lesson, fun activity and a craft project. The best part is everyone walks away with their very own, very official Junior Ranger badge. We hope to see you there!

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  5. Discovery Center

    July 22, 2018, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Deception Pass State Park

    Stop by our Discovery Center at Rosario beach anytime from noon to 4 p.m. to check out the displays or talk with our expert volunteers from the Deception Pass Park Foundation. Located in a historic Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) bathhouse, the center is jam-packed with animal pelts, microscopes, tide pool critters and a coloring table. A visit here should be on your must-do list while in the park. The Discovery Center is sponsored by the Deception Pass Park Foundation.

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  6. Guided hike

    July 28, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Deception Pass State Park

    Join us for a slow-paced, family-friendly, one-hour, 0.9-mile guided hike along the North Beach trail. Beginning at the amphitheater, we will walk through a beautiful old-growth forest and explore local wildlife, plants, geology and history as we make stops along the way.

    This is a one-way hike that ends at the North Beach parking lot. Feel free to join us as we walk back to the amphitheater along the beach, take the same trail back or even explore the bridge. We hope to see you there!

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  7. Discovery Center

    July 28, 2018, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Deception Pass State Park

    Stop by our Discovery Center at Rosario beach anytime from noon to 4 p.m. to check out the displays or talk with our expert volunteers from the Deception Pass Park Foundation. Located in a historic Civilian Conservation Corps bathhouse, the center is jam-packed with animal pelts, microscopes, tide pool critters and a coloring table. A visit here should be on your must-do list while in the park. The Discovery Center is sponsored by the Deception Pass Park Foundation.

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  8. Junior Ranger program

    July 28, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Deception Pass Amphitheater

    Join us at the amphitheater for our family-friendly Junior Ranger programs. Beginning at 2 p.m., these programs offer kids of all ages a chance to learn about local trees, wildlife, ecosystems and more. Topics vary each week. Each program includes a short lesson, fun activity and a craft project. The best part is everyone walks away with their very own, very official Junior Ranger badge. We hope to see you there!

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  9. Discovery Center

    July 29, 2018, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Deception Pass State Park

    Stop by our Discovery Center at Rosario beach anytime from noon to 4 p.m. to check out the displays or talk with our expert volunteers from the Deception Pass Park Foundation. Located in a historic Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) bathhouse, the center is jam-packed with animal pelts, microscopes, tide pool critters and a coloring table. A visit here should be on your must-do list while in the park. The Discovery Center is sponsored by the Deception Pass Park Foundation.

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Fort Casey State Park

  1. Volunteer to paint the guns at Fort Casey

    July 16, 2018, 8:00 AM - July 18, 2018, 4:00 PM @ Fort Casey State Park

    Washington State Parks and Ebey's Landing National Historic Reserve invite you to help kick off our disappearing guns' 50th anniversary celebration by painting Battery Worth! Work shifts run from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. Painting equipment will be provided, and everyone is welcome!

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Fort Worden State Park

  1. The Port Townsend Writers’ Conference

    July 15, 2018 - July 22, 2018

    The Port Townsend Writers’ Conference has been since 1974 at the wild heart of the thriving Pacific Northwest literary scene. With a focus on community and rigorous attention to craft, the Conference offers morning workshops, afternoon workshops, residencies, guided freewrites, and a vibrant readings and lectures series presented by vital, contemporary writers.

    Whether you’re new to writing, and seeking an inspirational environment to create new work; or simply desire to renew and recharge yourself in a writing retreat, the Port Townsend Writers’ Conference gives you the craft and connections to make breakthroughs in your work.

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  2. Fort Worden Advisory Committee Meeting

    July 19, 2018, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    FWAC will be having their meeting in the JFK Building, #246.

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  3. Free fridays at the fort

    July 20, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Centrum's popular lunchtime concert and reading series takes place on the lawn of the Nora Porter Commons building at Fort Worden State Park.

    This week features Jack Dwyer.

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  4. Abakis concert

    July 21, 2018, 7:30 PM @ Fort Worden State Park

    Abakis (aka Aba Kiser) creates collaborative music that bridges new and old worlds. Her music is a delicate blend of classic soul, powerhouse vocals and kottke style fingerpicking.

    Don't miss your chance to see this talented musician in a quaint little venue.

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  5. Jazz Port Townsend – The Workshop

    July 22, 2018 - July 29, 2018

    Spend a week living and learning with some of the finest musicians in the jazz world. Led by Artistic Director John Clayton, Jazz Port Townsend is the summer jazz camp designed to take you to the next level of musicianship. There’s a lot to learn at Jazz Port Townsend in 2017. We’ve made changes in our Vocal Track and Educator Track we think you’ll love, and we have several instrumental faculty who are new this year. Whether it’s your first time here or your 31st, you’ll find lots of fresh input on how to improve throughout the year.

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  6. Free fridays at the fort

    July 27, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Centrum's popular lunchtime concert and reading series takes place on the lawn of the Nora Porter Commons building at Fort Worden State Park.

    This week features Jazz Big Band led by Clarence Acox.

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  7. Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Workshop

    July 29, 2018 - August 5, 2018

    The downhome, back-porch vibe of this early acoustic blues program make this week feel like a family gathering. Over thirty of the country’s best acoustic blues musicians take participants on a journey through history and tradition with classes designed to honor traditions as well as build skills and inspire new traditions. Jam sessions stretch from the afternoons until dawn.

    This generous community shares your passion and energy, and we can almost guarantee that by the end of the week you AND your playing will be heading in new directions. Daily classes are offered in Delta, Piedmont, Hill Country, and Ragtime styles; blues guitar, finger-picking, slide guitar, harmonica, violin, mandolin, banjo, piano, bass, accordion, ukulele, singing, washboard, gospel choir and history, all taught by masters of early traditions. The faculty concerts at the end of the week are the grand finale to a blues experience you can’t find anywhere else.

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Lake Easton State Park

  1. Lake Easton campground program

    July 20, 2018, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

    Bring the family and enjoy this 45 minute program on a natural, cultural or historic theme related to this park. Topics will vary throughout the summer and will be posted weekly at the park. Meet at the amphitheater near the day use/swim beach parking lot.

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  2. Lake Easton campground program

    July 21, 2018, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

    Bring the family and enjoy this 45 minute program on a natural, cultural or historic theme related to this park. Topics will vary throughout the summer and will be posted weekly at the park. Meet at the amphitheater near the day use/swim beach parking lot.

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  3. Junior Ranger programs at Lake Easton

    July 22, 2018, 9:00 AM

    Become a Junior Ranger! Activities and games for children will entertain adults as well. Adults are required to stay with their children during programs. Meet at the amphitheater near the day use/swim beach parking lot.

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  4. Junior Ranger programs at Lake Easton

    July 29, 2018, 9:00 AM

    Become a Junior Ranger! Activities and games for children will entertain adults as well. Adults are required to stay with their children during programs. Meet at the amphitheater near the day use/swim beach parking lot.

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Lake Sammamish State Park

  1. Junior Ranger programs

    July 20, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM @ Lake Sammamish State Park

    Meet at Sunset Beach Bathhouse. Discover amazing animals, wacky wetlands and how to be a steward of parks while participating in a fun family-friendly program designed for youth ages 4 to 12. Junior Ranger programs are provided weekly on a different topic each week. All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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  2. Mini ranger programs

    July 21, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM @ Lake Sammamish State Park

    Meet at Sunset Beach Bathhouse. Listen to stories and play games while exploring nature in a family-friendly program designed for children 2 to 6. The mini ranger programs are provided weekly on different topics. All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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  3. Junior Ranger program

    July 21, 2018, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Lake Sammamish State Park

    Meet at Sunset Beach Bathhouse. Discover amazing animals, wacky wetlands and how to b a steward of parks while participating in a fun family-friendly program designed for youth ages 4 to 12. Junior Ranger programs are provided weekly on a different topic each week. All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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  4. Junior Ranger programs

    July 27, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM @ Lake Sammamish State Park

    Meet at Sunset Beach Bathhouse. Discover amazing animals, wacky wetlands and how to be a steward of parks while participating in a fun family-friendly program designed for youth ages 4 to 12. Junior Ranger programs are provided weekly on a different topic each week. All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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  5. Mini ranger programs

    July 28, 2018, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM @ Lake Sammamish State Park

    Meet at Sunset Beach Bathhouse. Listen to stories and play games while exploring nature in a family-friendly program designed for children 2 to 6. The mini ranger programs are provided weekly on different topics. All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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  6. Junior Ranger program

    July 28, 2018, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Lake Sammamish State Park

    Meet at Sunset Beach Bathhouse. Discover amazing animals, wacky wetlands and how to b a steward of parks while participating in a fun family-friendly program designed for youth ages 4 to 12. Junior Ranger programs are provided weekly on a different topic each week. All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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Lime Kiln Point State Park

  1. Art and science in the park

    July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Lime Kiln Point State Park

    Meet Ranger David Halpern at the Lime Kiln Point Interpretive Center for science and art programs that will include learning about arachnids or fish, how to make a map or compass, wood grains and growth, and how to make a replica eagle’s nest.

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  2. Art and science in the park

    July 31, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Lime Kiln Point State Park

    Meet Ranger David Halpern at the Lime Kiln Point Interpretive Center for science and art programs that will include learning about arachnids or fish, how to make a map or compass, wood grains and growth, and how to make a replica eagle’s nest.

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Manchester State Park

  1. Manchester State Park Junior Ranger Program

    July 21, 2018, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Manchester State Park

    Kids of all ages are encouraged to join our Junior Ranger Program. This 30 minute program will talk about the history, wildlife and plants of Manchester State Park.

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  2. Manchester State Park Junior Ranger Program

    July 27, 2018, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Manchester State Park

    Kids of all ages are encouraged to join our Junior Ranger Program. This 30 minute program will talk about the history, wildlife and plants of Manchester State Park.

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  3. Manchester State Park close encounters with birds of prey from the Pacific Northwest

    July 28, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Manchester State Park

    Get up close and personal with the American Kestrel, a bird of prey from the Pacific Northwest. Learn what makes this bird an avid hunter and the unique qualities it portrays in this 60 minute program.

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Olmstead Place State Park

  1. Junior Ranger programs at Olmstead Place

    July 21, 2018, 9:00 AM

    Become a Junior Ranger! Activities and games for children will entertain adults as well. Adults are required to stay with their children during programs. Meet at the south end of N. Ferguson Road (circle parking lot nearest I-90).

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Saint Edward State Park

  1. Nature Nook

    July 19, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Saint Edward State Park

    While listening to the city of Kenmore concert series at Saint Edward, drop by the Nature Nook table to discover feathers, skulls, tracks and more. This activity is for people of all ages All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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  2. Nature Nook

    July 26, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Saint Edward State Park

    While listening to the city of Kenmore concert series at Saint Edward, drop by the Nature Nook table to discover feathers, skulls, tracks and more. This activity is for people of all ages All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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Saltwater State Park

  1. Beach Naturalist at Saltwater State Park

    July 28, 2018, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Saltwater State Park

    Not only will you witness Puget Sound's multitude of marine plants and animals, you'll also see beach naturalists: advocates for these living wonders sharing their knowledge with beachgoers.

    Beach naturalists know their beaches: they can help you enjoy the habitat without harming it; tell you what sea stars eat; explain why barnacles stand on their heads; describe how moon snails lay their eggs; and so much more.

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Seaquest State Park

  1. Mt. St. Helens Visitor Center formal talks

    June 1, 2018 - September 3, 2018 @ Mount St. Helens Interpretive Center

    These interpretive talks will immerse visitors in the history of Mt. St. Helens. Participants will travel through time to learn about the devastating 1980 eruption, the ever-changing landscape and story of recovery, the incredible return of wildlife and the important job volcanologists perform every day monitoring the Cascade Mountain range of volcanoes. Programs last 15 to 20 minutes and take place outside at the amphitheater.

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  2. Junior Ranger program

    July 20, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Seaquest State Park

    These family-friendly evening programs are geared towards children of all ages and last approximately one hour. They provide the perfect blend of learning and entertainment for families camping at Seaquest or at the end of a long day trip. Park staff will give lessons on the local and regional wildlife, geology and ecosystems. Fun interactive crafts and activities are also scheduled.

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  3. Junior Ranger program

    July 21, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Seaquest State Park

    These family-friendly evening programs are geared towards children of all ages and last approximately one hour. They provide the perfect blend of learning and entertainment for families camping at Seaquest or at the end of a long day trip. Park staff will give lessons on the local and regional wildlife, geology and ecosystems. Fun interactive crafts and activities are also scheduled.

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  4. Mt. St. Helens Visitor Center wetland guided walks

    July 22, 2018, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Mount St. Helens Interpretive Center

    Visitors will explore the wetland ecosystem of Silver Lake on a flat, slow-paced, 45-minute guided walk. Created from a Mt. St. Helens' eruption thousands of years ago, this area is home to unique flora and fauna, as well as an abundance of migratory birds.

    All programs are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather, staffing availability and attendance levels. Program information is advertised daily on the visitor's center front bulletin.

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  5. Junior Ranger program

    July 27, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Seaquest State Park

    These family-friendly evening programs are geared towards children of all ages and last approximately one hour. They provide the perfect blend of learning and entertainment for families camping at Seaquest or at the end of a long day trip. Park staff will give lessons on the local and regional wildlife, geology and ecosystems. Fun interactive crafts and activities are also scheduled.

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  6. Junior Ranger program

    July 28, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Seaquest State Park

    These family-friendly evening programs are geared towards children of all ages and last approximately one hour. They provide the perfect blend of learning and entertainment for families camping at Seaquest or at the end of a long day trip. Park staff will give lessons on the local and regional wildlife, geology and ecosystems. Fun interactive crafts and activities are also scheduled.

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  7. Mt. St. Helens Visitor Center wetland guided walks

    July 29, 2018, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM @ Mount St. Helens Interpretive Center

    Visitors will explore the wetland ecosystem of Silver Lake on a flat, slow-paced, 45-minute guided walk. Created from a Mt. St. Helens' eruption thousands of years ago, this area is home to unique flora and fauna, as well as an abundance of migratory birds.

    All programs are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather, staffing availability and attendance levels. Program information is advertised daily on the visitor's center front bulletin.

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Spencer Spit State Park

  1. Coffee with the birds

    July 19, 2018, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Spencer Spit State Park

    Join our interpretive hosts at Spencer Spit State Park for a relaxing morning of birding! Bring your coffee mug; we'll supply the fresh brewed coffee, cream and sweetener, and hot chocolate for the kids. We'll enjoy a slideshow of birds found on Spencer Spit, then explore the marsh, shoreline and forest in search of birds. Meet at the Nature Center located at the entrance of the campground.

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  2. Coffee with the birds

    July 26, 2018, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Spencer Spit State Park

    Join our interpretive hosts at Spencer Spit State Park for a relaxing morning of birding! Bring your coffee mug; we'll supply the fresh brewed coffee, cream and sweetener, and hot chocolate for the kids. We'll enjoy a slideshow of birds found on Spencer Spit, then explore the marsh, shoreline and forest in search of birds. Meet at the Nature Center located at the entrance of the campground.

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Wallace Falls State Park

  1. Wallace Falls evening program

    July 27, 2018, 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Wallace Falls

    Meet park staff at Wallace Falls State Park's amphitheater and discover flora and fauna unique to the Pacific Northwest . Learn how to safely interact with wildlife and identify local plants, and find out about the regions fascinating history. Topics will change monthly. All programs are subject to cancellation due to weather or staffing availability.

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Yakima Sportsman State Park

  1. Yakima Sportsman evening programs

    July 27, 2018, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

    Bring the family and enjoy this 45 minute program on a natural, cultural or historic theme related to this park. Topics will vary throughout the summer and will be posted weekly at the park. Bring a chair and meet at the entrance to the campground.

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  2. Yakima Sportsman evening programs

    July 28, 2018, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

    Bring the family and enjoy this 45 minute program on a natural, cultural or historic theme related to this park. Topics will vary throughout the summer and will be posted weekly at the park. Bring a chair and meet at the entrance to the campground.

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