Program Basic description Length Fee
Lake Washington Watershed Internship Program (LWWIP) Service learning internship gives over 100 hours volunteer service over the year. They teach in schools, monitor a local stream, restore habit, and other projects over the year. Possibility to earn 5 collage credits if they stay for 2-3 years School year; 2 hours every Tue; one or two Saturdays a month No
Science Educator in Training (SET) Help out as an aide for K-8 grade summer camps at the Mercer Slough and several other locations 2 weeks of teens choosing in the summer No
Environmental Science and Technology Program (Practicum) Science careers course. They go on field trips, learn about paths to environmental science careers and meet with working scientists. Working on getting a collage credit for this one as well. 5 weeks; 10-4 on Saturdays; one in the fall; one in the spring yes; BUT several needs based scholarships are available
Global Citizens. Local Science Summer camp for teens. Gather data for several citizen science projects. Camp on Mt. Rainier 1 week; offered 2 times a summer yes; possible scholarships, contact me if there is interest

Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center, Teen Program Coordinator| P (425) 450-0207

Pacific Science Center is an independent, not-for-profit educational institution that inspires lifelong interest in science, math and technology. The Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center is a collaboration of Pacific Science Center and the City of Bellevue.