Rent the Watershed Science Center

Rent the Watershed Science Center for your special event. Adjacent to the banks of Issaquah Creek where magnificent salmon return every fall, the Watershed Science Center offers a unique setting for birthdays, rehearsal dinners, business retreats, workshops, and more!

The Watershed Science Center is one main hall, with a kitchen area that has two sinks, a microwave oven, coffeemaker, and refrigerator. The main room is carpeted, and there is available for use eight 6-foot tables, 49 adult chairs, and 28 junior (16-inch) chairs. Screen for slide shows or videos desends from the ceiling. Available media cart. No internet access. Capacity: 60.

You supply:

  • Serving utensils, plates, forks, napkins or any other necessary utensils
  • Tablecloths, if desired
  • Any food or drinks (no alcohol is allowed in facility)
  • Coffee & coffee filters
  • Decorations
  • Projector

PLEASE NOTE: No staples, pins or other devices that leave marks on the wall are allowed. All decorations must be removed from the building upon departure. No helium balloons are allowed on the hatchery grounds as they pose an environmental hazard (regular balloons are OK).

Rental Rates

$25/hour, 2-hour minimum, plus a $150 refundable cleaning and security deposit.

$50/hour, 2-hour minimum, plus a $150 refundable cleaning and security deposit.

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Click the link below to review the Watershed Science Center calendar for available times and to reserve the facility online. Contact (Ph 425-392-1118) with questions or more information.

In addition to payment we require completion of our rental agreement. Please click here to download the WSC Rental Agreement (PDF), and mail to FISH, 125 West Sunset Way, Issaquah WA 98027. Your deposit of $150 will be credited to your account 48 hrs. following your rental assuming there is no damage or clean-up required.

Friends of the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery on PlaceFull

FISH retains the right to deny or terminate use of the facility in the event that the proposed or actual activity runs contrary to the mission of supporting salmon education, watershed stewardship and/or promotion of the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery, as determined in the sole discretion of FISH.