Hatchery, zoo add events to Highlands Days

April 2, 2013

Special activities and discounts are being offered to Issaquah Highlands residents on April 10 and 12 at Highlands Days in Issaquah.

Friends of the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery is planning tours, habitat hikes, fish-printing and family-centered activities April 10 to give families a chance to explore during spring break. The zoo is offering a “buy one get one free” admission discount to any highlands resident that visits April 12.

Hatchery events are planned between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. April 10. Tours of the inner workings of the hatchery will be at 10 and 11 a.m., noon and 1 p.m. Habitat hikes will be at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Participants will take a quarter-mile walk along Issaquah Creek and learn about what makes a stream a home for salmon.

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