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 contact Community Program Manager Ellen Holste at

June Storywalk: Forest Bright, Forest Night

by Jennifer Ward; Illustrated by Jamichael Henterly

Tuesday, June 1 - Wednesday, June 30



Virtual Family Yoga Series

Sun Salutations -- Wednesday, June 23

Polllinator Poses -- Wednesday, July 21

Moon Salutation -- Wednesday, August 18

6 - 7 pm

Jessica McCrumb of Otterdance Yoga will guide our practice through a variety of movements, games, and stories around a theme designed to encourage playfulness, laughter, and just plain togetherness time. This program will be live-streamed through Zoom.


Register here!


Braiding Sweetgrass Discussion Group

Thursdays June 17, 24

July 8, 15

12:30 - 1:30 pm

Join us for a discussion about the book,
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants by American professor Robin Wall Kimmerer. Download the discussion guide here. Join us on Zoom! Copies of Braiding Sweetgrass are available in the Institute gift shop.


Register here!


A Latesummer Night's Green

Saturday, August 14

6 - 8 pm

Save the Date! More information is coming soon!


Holiday Gift Show

Sunday, November 14

Noon – 1 pm

The Institute is seeking applications from vendors for the 2021 Holiday Gift Show. Applications are due August 31.

Application for Approval to Vend