Water Resources Education Center

Welcome to the Water Center!

Whether exploring our Website or visiting our beautiful facility overlooking the Columbia River in Vancouver, you'll find a world of information designed to inspire us to become better stewards of our water resources. Teaching people of all ages how to wisely use this important, life-giving natural resource is what Vancouver's Water Resources Education Center is all about.

Reading in the Wild – extended through September

This free outdoor reading series for 3 to 6 year olds, weekly on Thursdays, extended through end of September. We read, and your little ones explore!

October Second Saturday: Animals Who Serve

Llamas, dogs and birds…oh, my! Kids and families are invited to help celebrate animals who serve our community. Enjoy Rojo the Therapy Llama, Reading to the Dogs, Parrots for Patriots and kid-friendly, hands-on activities.