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The City of Albany offers FREE water-related classroom presentations to Albany schools and facility tours.

Talking Water Gardens Scavenger Hunt

How many plants and animals can you find and identify? Share your results on social media using the hashtag #talkingwatergardens

Click here to download the scavenger hunt PDF

Classroom Presentations

After the Flush

Grade: 3-8; Time: 45 minutes

What happens after the flush?  This program uses kitchen wizardry and hands-on activities to understand the fascinating trip our wastewater takes to come clean. Other topics include the water cycle, watersheds, stormwater management, and water conservation.

Stormwater Overview

Grade: All; Time: 45 minutes

What is stormwater and where does it go? This program is designed to introduce students to stormwater and our City’s storm system. Hands-on activities provided.


Albany’s Watershed Illustration (pdf)

Interactive Resources: 


Service Project Ideas & Lesson Plans: 



twg tour

  • Albany-Millersburg Water Treatment Plant (drinking water), minimum age group for this tour is 4th grade
  • Albany-Millersburg Water Reclamation Facility (waste water),  minimum age group for this tour is 4th grade
  • Albany-Millersburg Talking Water Gardens, 778 Waverly Drive NE

Transportation assistance available by submitting a EE funding application when you register for a tour. 

For more information

For more information on funding or other options, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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