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What's going on at the Brightwater Center

The Brightwater Center features a wide range of free public programs and events throughout the year. Come visit for a tour or workshop to learn and discover!



Community Treatment Plant Tour
Saturday, September 12, 2015
10 a.m – noon
Brightwater Center

Come to Brightwater and find out how your wastewater gets cleaned! Tour the treatment plant, learn about our amazing water system, and what you can do every day to protect our water!

Participants must be at least 9 years old. Pre-registration is required via the King County Wastewater Education website. Note: The registration page is used for a variety of groups and events. In the "appointment details" section, indicate that you are registering for a Saturday community tour.

Do your Dahlias Right: How to Dig, Divide and Store for Winter
Saturday, October 10, 2015
10 a.m – 12 p.m.
Brightwater Center

Fall is just around the corner, and it’s time to prepare your dahlias for next year’s growing season.  Join us for a hands-on class to learn how to properly dig, divide and store dahlia tubers for winter.  Local dahlia experts Walt Jacenko and Caedmon Liburd will lead this workshop, answer questions, and impart any and all of their dahlia knowledge.  Participants will be able to take free dahlia tubers and monthly guides home with them!

Pre-register here.

Come visit

The grounds are open dawn to dusk daily.

The Brightwater Education and Community Center is open to the public Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Directions to Brightwater