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March 31st, 2018

Google Developer Group Study Jams

GDG Tucson is a place to learn about developing with Google services and technologies.
March 31st, 2018

Tucson Sky & Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
March 31st, 2018

Undiscovered Worlds

Humans have long imagined exotic and intriguing worlds beyond our solar system.
March 31st, 2018

Touring the Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
March 31st, 2018

Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

No longer the stuff of science fiction, the discovery of the black hole is a triumph of modern science.
March 31st, 2018

SkyNights StarGazing Program

An awe-inspiring opportunity to explore the night skies from the summit of Mt. Lemmon uses Arizona's LARGEST dedicated public telescope. 
March 31st, 2018

Flower Badge Workshop (Junior)

Flowers are used for much more than just their good looks!
March 31st, 2018

Clover Petal Workshop (Daisy)

Observe similarities and differences between various insects and learn their importance for pollination of the many plants that surround us.
March 31st, 2018

LockSync Labs

Ever wanted to learn how to pick a lock?
March 31st, 2018

San Pedro River Walks

The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.
March 31st, 2018

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 31st, 2018

Field Trip: Mason Center/Arthur Pack

Join Tucson Audubon for an introduction to birdwatching basics and our Mason Center.
March 31st, 2018

‘Welcome to the Desert’ Walk

These brief walks are designed to introduce you to our beautiful South Mountain here in the Sonoran Desert. 
March 31st, 2018

Saturday Morning Stories

Join us in the Dottie Gilbert Reading Room to enjoy our favorite desert stories.
March 31st, 2018

Tour: Museum Highlights

Visit each exhibit gallery throughout the Museum for an introduction to the Colorado Plateau.
March 31st, 2018

Cholla Bud Harvest

Participate in the centuries-old Sonoran Desert springtime ritual of harvesting cholla buds.
March 31st, 2018

Fur, Feathers & Fangs

A Look at Mammals, Birds, and Reptiles of the Sonoran Desert Region
March 31st, 2018

Family Brain Boost

Join our education team and jump-start your brain with fun, interactive science activity!
March 31st, 2018

Intro to Shopbot

In this class, guests will learn the basics of using a 5' by 10' Shopbot CNC Router.
March 31st, 2018

Intro to 3D Printing

Interested in 3D Printing and don’t know where to start?
March 31st, 2018

S.M.A.R.T. Lab

SMART Lab incorporates Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) with having fun. Build, Create or Design with us!
March 31st, 2018

Girl Scouts Daisies: Clover Petal Workshop

Observe similarities and differences between various insects and learn their importance for pollination of the many plants that surround us.
March 31st, 2018

Birds of Tohono Chul

Learn to identify residents and those just passing through, plus information on habits and habitat.
March 31st, 2018


Nature lovers, shutterbugs and bug lovers will get an in-depth glimpse of some of the most engaging creatures in the Sonoran Desert, butterflies!
March 31st, 2018

Wildflowers: What’s Bloomin’?

Bring your camera to capture the colors of spring and develop more than a nodding acquaintance with our annual wildflowers.
March 31st, 2018

Raptor Free Flight- Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Come experience the thrill of free flying birds of prey at the Raptor Free Flight.
March 31st, 2018

Natural History Field Study – Ethnobotany

This Field Study is limited to those participants or previous participants attending  Conservancy Ethnobotany lectures.
March 31st, 2018

Hummingbird Banding at the San Pedro House

Up to 10 species of hummingbirds use the green corridor of the San Pedro River as a freeway between their tropical winter retreats and their northern nesting grounds.
March 31st, 2018

Full Moon Wander- 7544

Stroll gentle trails with a naturalist under the light of a Blue Moon.
March 31st, 2018

Ranger-led Coronado Cave Tours

Join a ranger for a free guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.
March 31st, 2018

Mobile Makerspace: Textile Arts

 Using our brand new sewing and knitting equipment from our Mobile Makerspace, we will lead textile art workshops.
March 31st, 2018

Naturalist Walk

Join Archie Maclellan for a Naturalist Walk on the Highlands Center trails! 
March 31st, 2018

Guided Gardens Walk: Rainwater Harvesting: Making the most of every drop!

Join Naturalist Fred Oswald for this Guided Gardens Walk that focuses on passive and active rainwater harvesting techniques. 
March 31st, 2018

In Search of Birds!

Meet up with Joe Ford from the Sonoran Audubon Society, at the Nature Center, and he will take you out on one of our scenic desert trails in search of local and migratory birds.
March 31st, 2018

Flowers that Fire the Imaginaion!

Joe Ford will be giving a classroom presentation, “Flowers Fire the Imagination!”
March 31st, 2018

Our Tasty Desert

Get an introduction to edible desert plants on this short hike.
March 31st, 2018

Lunchtime with the Critters

It is feeding time for the critters at the nature center!
March 31st, 2018

Full Moon-Creatures of the Night Walk

Join Ranger Eric for an easy after-hours walk on the Preserve trails to look for and learn about the nocturnal critters that live here as they awaken from their daytime slumber. 
March 31st, 2018

Lake Pleasant & Its History

Lake Pleasant has some great history behind it. 
March 31st, 2018

Full Moon Hike

Discover the beauty of the Sonoran Desert at night as we hike under the light of the moon.
March 31st, 2018

Cool Cactus Walk

What are the names of the cacti that grow in our desert? 
March 31st, 2018

Kids Photo Scavenger Hunt

Kids, do you like to take photos?  Join us to take photos of cool-looking things out in our desert! 
March 31st, 2018

Meet Elvis the Kingsnake

Visit our Nature Center and discover why the kingsnake is the king of the desert! 
March 31st, 2018

Tumacácori National Historical Park Bird Walk

The park's lands include rare types of southwestern forest located along the Santa Cruz River.
March 31st, 2018

Rio Salado Audubon Center Saturday Morning Bird Walk

 Our expert birder will lead you on a guided walk through the Rio Salado habitat, for both experienced and novice birders.
March 31st, 2018

Phoenix Herpetological Society Facility Tour

Come learn about some of our rescued reptiles at the PHS sanctuary on this 2.5 - 3 hour guided tour
March 31st, 2018

Adult Workshop: Building Planter Pots for Pollinators

Learn from The Arboretum’s Horticulturist,Gayle Nance, about gardening in planter pots with native plants to attract and support pollinators.
March 31st, 2018

Stargazing For Everyone

Take a guided tour of the night sky and explore the universe through our telescopes
March 31st, 2018

Coconino Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting at Lowell Observatory: Extended Stellar Disks of Dwarf Irregular Galaxies

Outer disks of dwarf irregular galaxies are extreme environments at the lowest observable limit for star formation.
March 31st, 2018

Night of the Marvelous Moon

Join us for a night of marveling at the Moon, on Kitt Peak!
March 31st, 2018

Desert Foothills Astronomy Club: Speckle Interferometry Demo by Richard Harshaw

The Desert Foothills Astronomy Club serves as an educational resource for the North Valley.
March 31st, 2018

Breakthrough: Portraits of Women in Science

Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas is partnering with Science Friday for a special screening of Breakthrough: Portraits of Women in Science.
March 31st, 2018

To the Edge of the Universe and Everything in Between 

A live, narrated journey from earth to the cosmic background radiation.
April 16th, 2018

How Things Grow Storytime

Spring has sprung!
April 20th, 2018


Play Minecraft for free at the library!
April 28th, 2018

LEGO / Duplo Club

Imagination and creativity encouraged!
May 4th, 2018

Science With A Twist: Trek, Wars and Who II

May the 4th be with us, as we go to a galaxy far far way at this Science With A Twist happening on May's First Friday.  
June 19th, 2018

Science in Music at Kingman Library

Explore Boomwhackers, learn about the science of pitch and develop a musical ear
July 21st, 2018

Stormwater Basics: Preventing Pollution at San Tan Mountain Regional Park

Join us for an informative presentation that will shed light on something that we do not often think about – where our rainwater runoff goes.
August 4th, 2018

Feeding Frenzy! at Cave Creek Regional Park

No fork, knife, or spoon necessary for these cool customers. 
August 8th, 2018

Computer Class – Excel 1 at Agave Library

Learn how to use the basic data-analyzing functions of Microsoft Excel
August 10th, 2018

Patagonia Mountains Overnight Trip

Pre-dinner visits to the Roadside Rest and Paton’s for Gray Hawk, Thick-billed Kingbird, Varied Bunting, and Violet-crowned Hummingbird.
September 8th, 2018

Birds of Estrella at Estrella Mountain Regional Park

Explore the bird life of Estrella Park with special guest guide Joe Ford.
December 19th, 2018

The Arizona Coyotes Present STEM SUMMIT

The Arizona Coyotes are proud to host our second annual STEM Summit on Tuesday, December 19th, 2018.