Watershed Education

From touring project sites to helping plant a rain garden, we offer many opportunities for adults and young people to gain first-hand experience in water quality improvement. 

You can attend a workshop, take a class, participate in a public meeting or forum, or volunteer on a project or event. 

Our current offerings are listed below.  For even more great opportunities throughout Washington County check out the East Metro Water Resource Education Program

Upcoming Educational Events

Landscaping for Wildlife Workshop - NOW ONLINE WEBINAR
Learn how your yard can attract and support wildlife all year long from the smallest of bees to the wandering doe! Get ideas for creating and nurturing habitat on your land to attract wildlife and protect local water resources.
Date: April 23rd
Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

To access this free webinar:

https://zoom.us/j/239630568 (Meeting ID: 239 630 568 )

One tap mobile : +13126266799,,239630568#

Or dial: 312-626-6799 (Meeting ID: 239 630 568)

 

Blue Thumb Workshop: Planting for Pollinators-Stillwater NOW ONLINE WEBINAR
Your yard can BEE the change! Learn about how you can plant for pollinators, protect water quality, and receive funding for your own project.
Date: April 28th
Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

The link for this webinar will be emailed out to attendees who have registered on our eventbrite page: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/blue-thumb-workshop-planting-for-pollinator...

 

Public Listening Session – Shoreline Focused
We value your input as we plan for the next ten years of watershed management and hope you will attend one of our public listening sessions! Event Flyer
Date: June 2nd
Time: 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Stillwater Township Town Hall 13636 90th St N, Stillwater, MN 55082
RSVP: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZTJ6VZN registration is not required, but appreciated

2020 Landscape Revival: Native Plant Expo
The Oakdale Native Plant Expo and Market offers gardeners one convenient location to shop for Minnesota native plants from 6 local native growers and learn how to use the plants from conservation organizations.
Date: June 13th
Time: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: Oakdale City Hall 1584 Hadley Ave N, Oakdale, MN 55128

Public Listening Session 
We value your input as we plan for the next ten years of watershed management and hope you will attend one of our public listening sessions! Event Flyer 
Date: July 22nd
Time: 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Stillwater Township Town Hall 13636 90th St N, Stillwater, MN 55082
RSVP: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZTJ6VZN registration is not required, but appreciated