CANCELED: Reptiles of Washington Class

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve 21656 184th Ave SE, Renton, WA

REGISTRATION REQUIRED Join us for a family-friendly workshop where we will learn about several reptiles that live in Washington state. We will talk about major groups of reptiles, introduce scientific terms, learn about unique reptile traits, and make an art print of scale types to take home! This workshop has been developed for kids ages […]

Restoration Work Party

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve 21656 184th Ave SE, Renton, WA

Registration Required Help SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve beautify our grounds and maintain our trails by removing invasive weeds and pruning native species. No previous experience or tools are required, simply arrive with weather-proof clothing for working outside, a water bottle, and a smile. Please be aware that you may encounter muddy areas and plants with […]

Guided Nature Walk: Fruits and Seed Dispersal

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve 21656 184th Ave SE, Renton, WA

REGISTRATION REQUIRED Venture on a forest walk through SHADOW's trails and discover the fantastic adaptations of plants, animals, and fungi for dispersal. Guided Nature Walks are outdoor explorations that take place rain or shine, designed for people of all ages. Come with weather appropriate clothes and shoes for moderate levels of walking – inclines or […]

King County Library Tree Tour ’22 (Kids Day)

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve 21656 184th Ave SE, Renton, WA

REGISTRATION REQUIRED Join Children’s Librarian, Ms. Monica, to celebrate the rare trees found in Shadow Lake Bog! Listen to stories, do a fun activity, and go on a guided walk through the beautiful bog. Choose either the 10:00 am or 11:15 am session. This event is most suitable for ages 5 and older. Kids must […]

Restoration Work Party

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve 21656 184th Ave SE, Renton, WA

Registration Required Help SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve beautify our grounds and maintain our trails by removing invasive weeds and pruning native species. No previous experience or tools are required, simply arrive with weather-proof clothing for working outside, a water bottle, and a smile. Please be aware that you may encounter muddy areas and plants with […]

Reservation Work Party

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve 21656 184th Ave SE, Renton, WA

Registration Required   Help SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve beautify our grounds and maintain our trails by removing invasive weeds and pruning native species. No previous experience or tools are required, simply arrive with weather-proof clothing for working outside, a water bottle, and a smile. Please be aware that you may encounter muddy areas and plants […]

King County Library Tree Tour ’22

REGISTRATION REQUIRED Celebrate rare trees in the SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve bog. Go on a short, guided walk and then return to the learning center for an activity. Sponsored by the Friends of the Covington Library. Registration here for the event!

Climate Science – A Free Interactive Presentation

Due to a family emergency, we are unable to host this event. Do you have questions and want to learn more about how climate change is affecting our region? Join us at SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve for a special interactive presentation about climate science with retired polar scientist and high school science educator Esther Muñoz. […]

Restoration Work Party

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve 21656 184th Ave SE, Renton, WA

Registration Required   Help SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve beautify our grounds and maintain our trails by removing invasive weeds and pruning native species. No previous experience or tools are required, simply arrive with weather-proof clothing for working outside, a water bottle, and a smile. Please be aware that you may encounter muddy areas and plants […]

Restoration Work Party

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve 21656 184th Ave SE, Renton, WA

Registration Required   Help SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve beautify our grounds and maintain our trails by removing invasive weeds and pruning native species. No previous experience or tools are required, simply arrive with weather-proof clothing for working outside, a water bottle, and a smile. Please be aware that you may encounter muddy areas and plants […]