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"It felt like a great escape from the classroom, and made me wish we could take our kids outside every day. We slowly walked back to school, wishing to be outside all day." — Partner Teacher with our Slough School Program

Recent News

  • We’re hiring! Outreach and Events Director

    The Outreach and Events Director’s primary duties are to manage outreach, communications, and events coordination for the Council and its programs.  The Council holds a variety of public events throughout the year, including festivals, large and small paddling events, walking and bicycling tours, family outdoor activities, award dinner and fundraiser, and restoration activities.  Outreach staff participate in events and activities put on by partners and other community organizations and play an active role in the development and implementation of the Council’s racial equity plan. See full position description here.

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  • Aquifer Adventure - Discover Your Inner Pirate!

    Join us September 12th from Noon-4 PM at Aquifer Adventure for a FREE afternoon of piratical fun. Big and little pirates alike are invited to this free family festival all about groundwater, with free T-shirts for the first 300 kids!

    This event is full of hands-on activities, giving participants of all ages the chance to learn about hidden treasure - not gold, but groundwater, a precious resource that flows below your feet!  Come dressed in your finest pirate togs, or just learn to speak like a pirate when you arrive.

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  • Education internship now open!

    Be a part of the Slough Team! Apply for our Education Internship today!

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  • Now recruiting Slough School volunteers for Fall!

    Now’s your chance to participate as a volunteer and assist educators in providing quality outdoor education experiences to Slough students!

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Aquifer Adventure

Saturday September 12, 12:00pm

Big and little pirates alike are welcome to join us for a family festival all about groundwater!

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Evening Canoe the Slough

Thursday September 24, 5:00pm

Bring the whole family for a safe canoe trip! Limited kayaks available.

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Slough School Volunteer Orientation

Saturday October 03, 9:00am

Connect kids to nature as a Slough School volunteer!

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