UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Creation Care and the Gospel: It's about People and Trees!
Presentation by Rev. Ed R. Brown

April 2, 2014
7:00 PM
Pacific Rim Institute
180 Parker Rd
Coupeville, WA 98239

Rev. Edward R. Brown is the Director and CEO of Care of Creation, and serves as the Lausanne Senior Associate for Creation Care for the Lausanne Movement. He directs the work of Care of Creation in the US, Kenya and Tanzania, and as Lausanne Senior Associate is responsible for all of the Lausanne Movement’s creation care activities. Ed has been involved in the creation care movement for fifteen years; he speaks throughout the US and internationally on the topic of creation care, and has been a seminar presenter at no less than 5 Urbana conferences.

This is a free event and will be followed by a coffee reception.

 

Prairie Open House
May 8 - 10, 2014

Join us for our annual Prairie Open House! The prairie will be in bloom and we can't wait to share it with you.  Naturalists will take you off trail into the heart of the prairie and tell you about the natural history, the present state and the future plans for native lowland prairie here at the Pacific Rim Institute for Environmental Stewardship.

Daily Tours
10:00 AM
4:00 PM
7:00 PM

Tours are free and last approximately one hour, unless there is more interest by the group.  No reservations required.  Typically, there is less than a mile of walking involved.  If you would like to have a driving tour, please call ahead to schedule.  Dogs are welcome on the tours if they are kept on a leash and picked up after. 

If you would like to schedule a private tour for your group, please give us a call.
(360) 678-5586.

 

Annual Whidbey Raptor Day
September 20, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

At this FREE, family friendly event, get up close and personal with these hunters of the air.  Interact with local falconers, learn about these mysterious creatures and leave with a greater understanding of the intricate ecosystem we live in.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ongoing Events:

Prairie Tours with CEO Robert K. Pelant

Cabin fever? Relatives staying or coming for a bit too long? Why not push the spring envelope and get a jump start on your walking and touring of one of Whidbey Island's most unusual sites?

You owe it to yourself - AND your relatives! Come out to the Pacific Rim Institute's 175 acres of prairie and forest for a guided tour of our prairie restoration and research (endangered species, rare native plants, and more).

Why? It is good to know more about the place in which we live!

What? One hour healthful tour of our main prairie and forest sites.

When? Starting on Thursday 20 March, and every first and third Thursday following.
5:30 PM

Who? Pacific Rim Institute's CEO, Robert K. Pelant, will lead the tours, sharing details about why PRI exists, our current programs and what we are planning for the future.

Where?
Pacific Rim Institute for Environmental Stewardship / Au Sable Institute
Former WA State Game Farm

180 Parker RD, Coupeville, WA 98239
(360) 678-5586

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 04 March 2014 10:53 )