Programs and Events

Events & Programs for the Whole Family!

At Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, we offer year-round programs and special events. Whether we are celebrating the changing of the seasons or offering science programs, we always offer the opportunity for the whole family to join in on the fun! Many of our programs and events are free, although, some special events may have a small fee applied.

Current Events

Pierce Cedar Creek Institute has is committed to provided quality programs for community members of all ages. Until we are safely able to host programs inside, most community programs will be conducted virtually. However, as long as it remains safe to do so, we will be hosting a few outdoor events through the end of the year. If you have any questions about the following events, please contanct Community Program Manager Ellen Holste at

Holiday Cloth Gift Wrap Workshop: Special Offer!

Looking for the perfect holiday gift for someone who loves crafting and is interested in reducing waste? With this special offer, your gift recipient will learn furoshiki, a traditional Japanese art that has evolved into a modern alternative to paper gift wrapping. All of the necessary materials—cloth, ink, block stamps—and a recording of a virtual workshop led by Dayna Walton of Solstice Handmade are included. Materials can be picked up at the Institute (M-F, 9 am-5 pm), mailed to you, or mailed directly to your recipient. The workshop recording will be sent via email. A limited number of material packets is available.

*ALERT: We are currently transitioning to a new Payment Processor. Due to this transition, NO online payments will be accepted except Donations. To make a payment for meal pick-ups or general programs, please call us and we will process your request over the phone or in-person. If you are calling after hours or over the weekend, please feel free to leave a voicemail and our staff will contact you back the next morning or Monday!