Boise Environmental Education

The city of Boise is dedicated to providing its citizens the opportunity to learn about our unique local environment and ways to live sustainably within it. Boise Environmental Education is a multi-agency partnership providing environmental lessons and programs to children and adults. The Public Works and Parks & Recreation Departments cooperate to bring you an assortment of classroom lessons, field trips, regular monthly programs and special events designed to educate, inform, and entertain.

Watershed Foothills Learning Center
The Boise WaterShed, located at the West Boise Wastewater Treatment Plant, features high-tech interactive computer exhibits, and a theater and library.  The Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center, located in the Boise foothills desert-sagebrush ecosystem, provides low-tech outdoor foothills experiences plus classroom and conference room spaces.
The Boise WaterShed is open to the public Monday-Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We also host WaterShed Weekends on the third Saturday of each month, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Foothills Learning Center hosts special events on the Second Saturday of each month, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

                                          

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