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designing for the future

Upper Garden Development – December 2020

Construction video updates on Garden Expansion Phase One

Leach Garden Friends awarded grant from M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust

$130,000 capacity-building grant over 3 years; Introducing Virginia Brandabur, Visitor Services Manager

Upper Garden Construction Updates

Community updates about Upper Garden construction project

Phase One Development

The first phase of development construction began in 2019. Highlights include:

Designing for the Future

Nearly eight acres in the undeveloped Upper Garden will offer new botanical and programmatic experiences to visitors and…

Garden Updates

Bumble Bee Hikes

Every Thursday Morning - Free   Pre-registration is required   Explore the Garden at the speed-of-toddler! We’ll look for wildlife, listen to the wind and the creek, smell western redcedars and flowers, and touch the trees and leaves.  The children are encouraged...

Night Hike on October 16

7:00-8:30 PM In the dark, your ears take center stage as owls call and small critters scurry. Even the every-day sounds of leaves in the wind and the flowing creek will heighten and shift. We’ll walk the trails of the Garden as the sun sets, observing the changes...

Summer 2021 Newsletter

Summer 2021 Newsletter

Back 5 update, Staff Transitions, Farm to Table event, Music in the Garden, Updates on Hours, and more!

Spring 2021 Newsletter

Spring 2021 Newsletter

Upper Garden reopens – Main Entrance on SE Claybourne St – Timed-entry ticketing and more!

Newsletter Archives

Autumn 2021 Newsletter

Garden Newsletter Autumn 2021

Summer 2021 Newsletter

Back 5 update, Staff Transitions, Farm to Table event, Music in the Garden, Updates on Hours, and more!

Spring 2021 Newsletter

Upper Garden reopens – Main Entrance on SE Claybourne St – Timed-entry ticketing and more!

2020 Annual Report

A Year Like No Other

Autumn 2020 Newsletter

Garden Newsletter Autumn 2020

Summer 2020 Newsletter

Garden Newsletter Summer 2020

Spring 2020 Newsletter

Leach Garden News Spring 2020

Winter 2020 Newsletter

Leach Garden News Winter 2020

2019 Year in Review

Annual Leach Garden Friends meeting 2019

Autumn 2019 Newsletter

Leach Garden News Autumn 2019

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