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From professional development workshops for educators of all types, to lessons for life long learners, these programs are offered throughout the year with support from community partners. 


Watershed Tour


Boise WaterShed

The Boise WaterShed offers programs and resources for educators and lifelong learners.  Come visit and tour the facility, see various works of Public Art on display and learn about water protection and conservation. Attend a program or take a water renewal facility tour.

For educators, there are training programs through Project WET and an entire Resource Library to help them bring the lessons of the WaterShed into their classrooms. 

Additionally, groups aligned with Boise WaterShed's mission are able to rent the theater for meetings and educational events at no cost.




Boise Urban Garden School (BUGS)

BUGS offers programs and educational opportunities for adults.  Whether you're a novice or have a green thumb, there are opportunities to learn different gardening techniques.  Let BUGS help you turn your garden into everything you need and more.





Foothills Learning Center


Foothills Learning Center

People protect what they love and love what they know. At Foothills Learning Center programs are offered that engage the community by developing a love of nature and a conservation ethic.

From in depth survival skills workshops to free and fun guided hikes, Foothills Learning Center programs will help kick start your adventurous and inquisitive minds.



Zoo Boise

Leave the kids behind and connect to wildlife! This is the zoo in a whole new light, diving deeper into topics while including the element of fun on a grown up level.