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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 15th, 2017

STEAM Enrichmnt Program

Grand Canyon University’s College of Education, in partnership with the Arizona Alliance of Black School Educators, is offering enrichment programs for Arizona’s gifted and talented youth.
April 15th, 2017

Hummingbird Banding At The San Pedro House

The public is invited to get a close-up look at these tiny travelers as staff and volunteers from the Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory capture, band, weigh, measure, and release them as part of long-term studies of the bird life of this vital migration route.
April 15th, 2017

Citizen Science 101

What is citizen science? How do ecologists do their fieldwork? Interested in working on projects that help preserve the Preserve?
April 15th, 2017

Garden Volunteer Workday At The Glendale Xeriscape Demonstration Garden

The City of Glendale Water Services Department - Conservation and Sustainable Living Division is looking for volunteers who would enjoy spending time at the award-winning Glendale Xeriscape Demonstration Garden (5959 W. Brown Street).
April 15th, 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.
April 15th, 2017

3-Dimensional Instruction For All

ASTA, in partnership with Arizona Department of Education is pleased to announce a professional development opportunity for K-12 teachers of science.
April 15th, 2017 - April 15th, 2017

Celebrate Earth Day Educator Workshop

Spend a day with the Phoenix Zoo learning about many of the success stories in conservation as well as some pedagogy behind teaching positive messages about the environment and getting your kids outdoors!
April 15th, 2017 - April 15th, 2017

Stargazing For Everyone

Take A Guided Tour Of The Night Sky and Explore The Universe Through Our Telescopes
April 15th, 2017

Mysteries Of The Unseen World

Visually stunning and rooted in cutting-edge research, Mysteries of the Unseen World will leave audiences in thrall as they begin to understand the enormity of the world they can’t see—a world that exists all around us at speeds or scales that we can’t detect.
April 15th, 2017

Touring The Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
April 15th, 2017

Asteroid: Mission Extreme

This fulldome planetarium show about asteroids explores how they can tell us more about the origins of our solar system, how they could provide stepping-stones for human space exploration, and how they can pose a potential danger to life on Earth.
April 15th, 2017

Tucson Sky And Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
April 15th, 2017

We Are Stars

A fun, gorgeously animated fulldome show about cosmic chemistry and our explosive origins, this dazzling film reveals how hydrogen and carbon, the very building blocks of life, formed in the universe and then brings it all back to us – we are made of stars!
April 15th, 2017

Bird Walk With Joe Willy

Join Joe Willy on Saturday mornings at 8am here at the Center to experience the joy of birding and meet other birders!
April 15th, 2017

LEGO Robotics Workshop- 19767

Roboteers will build a programmable Lego NXT Robot that they will use to solve analogous real world problems such as autonomous driving, delivering, rescuing, as well as hundreds of possible fun challenges real robots can be used to solve.
April 15th, 2017

Volunteer Presentation Series – “A Brief History Of The Presidential Aircraft”

"A Brief History Of The Presidential Aircraft" by Tom Campbell
April 15th, 2017

How Things Fly

Kids age 8 and older (with their parents) learn about air pressure, aircraft stability, and the 4 forces of flight through a series of experiments that the kids build and test (and take home). FREE with paid or member admission. Reservations recommended.
April 15th, 2017

Introduction To WordPress

Create your own website using WordPress.
April 15th, 2017

Seed Of Change Craft

Join us for our Earth Day craft as we decorate plant pots and plant a seedling!
April 15th, 2017

NEW Lego Club

Enjoy your favorite program, now twice a week.
April 15th, 2017

LOCKs: Preschool – Earth: Day And Night @ Lowell Observatory

Children will construct a model of the Earth, Moon and Sun designed to teach them about the cause of day and night.
April 15th, 2017

Meet An Astronomer @ Lowell Observatory

There aren’t many places in the world where the public can meet a professional astronomer and ask him or her questions.
April 15th, 2017

Tour Of Hacienda De La Canoa

Join a walking tour of the Canoa Ranch headquarters to gain insights into the fascinating stories of the people that lived and worked on the ranch.
April 15th, 2017

Cactus Hike

Enjoy the showy flowers of our local cacti and learn about their ecology and uses on a 2 to 3-mile hike in Sweetwater Preserve.
April 15th, 2017

Let’s Talk Nature!

Pima County Naturalists give a short talk “Cacti and Their Animals” followed by a Q and A session on any nature subject that crosses your mind.
April 15th, 2017

A Night Under The Stars

Explore the wonder and unfold the mysteries of the night sky.
April 15th, 2017

Biosphere 2 What If? Series: Green Spaces And Mental Health

Each Saturday in April, Biosphere 2’s successful What If? events will invite the public to visit with experts and explore topics that focus on Sustainable Ecosystems.
April 15th, 2017

Prickly Plants Eco-Station At The Overlook

Discover the spiny and downright hostile, plants are well adapted to our desert environment
April 15th, 2017

Birds Of Tohono Chul

Learn to identify residents and those “just passing through,” plus information on habits and habitat.
April 15th, 2017

100 Best Plants For Tucson – Other Than Trees @ Education Center 1

Besides the trees, what else belongs in a water-saving, desert-friendly landscape in Tucson?
April 15th, 2017

The Great Xeriscape Specialty Tour @ Front Entrance

Unearth the how-to’s for using native and arid-adapted plants in water-saving landscapes
April 15th, 2017

Walk In The Park At Tohono Chul

Experience Tohono Chul while learning some basic Sonoran Desert ecology and the area’s history.
April 15th, 2017 - April 15th, 2017

S.Y.STEM Coalition FREE Science Day

This FREE fun-filled, family friendly event is an opportunity for local STEM professionals to teach k-12 students about the exciting careers in STEM through interactive games and experiments.
April 15th, 2017

Free Locomotive Saturday

LEARN! and have all your steam locomotive questions answered by knowledgeable volunteers at the locomotive no.1673 ramada.
April 15th, 2017

3-D Astronomy Shows: The Secret Life Of Stars

The Secret Life of Stars explores the birth, life, and death of stars answering questions about where stars come from, how they form, and what happens when they die, featuring spectacular simulated images of supernova explosions
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.
May 20th, 2017

Drip Irrigation Design & Installation

Simple things you need to know about designing, installing and maintaining an efficient drip irrigation system.
June 9th, 2017

PVPL Kids Code Club

Coding is all about creating instructions and information for computers using a language they can understand.
June 15th, 2017

PVPL Teen Code Club

Have you ever thought about what it takes to make your favorite video game, website, or app?
June 16th, 2017

Virtual Reality Experiences

Try out the library's virtual reality devices.
June 20th, 2017

Teen Event – Escape Room

Teens will solve puzzles to escape the room! How fast can you get out?