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March 26th, 2017

Desert Arts and Crafts

It’s craft time at the Nature Center!
March 26th, 2017

Next Stop…The Cactus Hotel!

The giant saguaro cactus touches many lives in the desert.
March 26th, 2017

Color to Calm

Take a break and explore the relaxing world of adult coloring. Coloring helps reduces stress and anxiety.
March 26th, 2017

TinkerTime: Makerspace for Kids

A maker space for children to design, experiment, and invent as they explore hands-on STEAM activities through self-guided tinkering.
March 26th, 2017

Chess Club

The Spark Chess Program (SCP) is a new and exciting chess program that’s fun for everyone!
March 26th, 2017

MACH: Comic Book Workshop

Learn the ins and outs of making your own comic book!
March 26th, 2017

Science Sunday

Join us for a STEM program each Sunday.
March 26th, 2017

Board Game Afternoon

Come play a variety of board games.
March 26th, 2017

Family Brain Boost

The whole family can enjoy this program that shows Science is Everywhere!
March 26th, 2017

Guided Bird Walk With Anne And Kathe

See bright red resident Northern Cardinals as well as dozens of other species seen and heard around the gardens every week.
March 26th, 2017

Edible & Medicinal Plants Of The Sonoran Desert Guided Walk With Dave Morris

Walk the Curandero Trail on a slow-paced tour guided by ethnobotanist and member of the Choctaw nation Dave Morris as he explains how Sonoran desert peoples used local foliage to survive.
March 26th, 2017

Intro to Shopbot CNC Router

In this class, guests will learn the basics of using a 5' by 10' Shopbot CNC Router.
March 26th, 2017

Liberty Wildlife OPEN

You can take self guided tours through our eco-friendly building, interactive learning lab and our interpretive trail where you will find many birds of prey.
March 26th, 2017

Family Hike – Sonoran Desert Superstore

Round up the family and experience the McDowell Sonoran Preserve on a guided hike designed Just For Kids sponsored by Conservancy Women.
March 26th, 2017

Bootlegger/Coyote Canyon Trails

We will see some unique desert plants along the way.
March 26th, 2017

SkyNights StarGazing

An awe-inspiring opportunity to explore the night skies from the summit of Mt. Lemmon uses Arizona's LARGEST dedicated public telescope.
March 26th, 2017

Cocktail Garden

If you enjoy concocting your own cocktails, why not designate a space to grow some special ingredients?
March 26th, 2017

iPhone And iPad Photography: Getting Started

The best camera is often the one you have with you when something spectacular happens right before your eyes.
April 5th, 2017

The Art Of Irrigation System Maintenance & Repair

Learn how to maximize your water efficiency prevent underground leaks, and more, from a pro with over 20 years of experience.
April 6th, 2017

Green Building Lecture Series: Guaranteed Fresh Air: How To Get It Indoors And Keep It

Hear about options for getting fresh air ventilation while keeping your home airtight and energy efficient.
April 15th, 2017

Bear Essential’s Young Reporter Cookout

Young Reporters and those who want to sign up can come to Saguaro National Monument West for dinner and a night hike to learn about desert ecology and ecosystems.
April 22nd, 2017

Water Conservation Workshop

The workshops teach residents how to beautify their yards and conserve water through xeriscaping.
April 27th, 2017

Birding Agua Caliente Park

Take a guided walk to look for spring migrants, such as tanagers, warblers, and flycatchers, as well as hummingbirds, orioles, vireos and other resident specialties.
May 12th, 2017

San Pedro River Walk

he San Pedro River, a narrow green oasis rippling through desert grassland, is one of the last wild rivers in the Southwest and one of the most endangered.