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May 19th, 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.
May 19th, 2018

Discovery Time

Share books, stories, music, and activities in a fun interactive program that builds early literacy skills and introduces children to science and math.
May 19th, 2018

Agave Builders Club

Have fun building with bricks!
May 19th, 2018

Family Fun: Brick Builders

We have thousands of LEGOs. 
May 19th, 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!
May 19th, 2018

TinkerTime

Explore a makerspace for children ages 6-11 that provides hands-on, creative ways to design, experiment, and invent as they engage in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) through self-guided tinkering.
May 19th, 2018

Mesquite Builders Club

Have fun with other kids building with LEGO bricks!
May 19th, 2018

The Moon Revealed 

This show looks at the Moon from the perspective of history, missions, and culture, including the latest research exposing secrets of our nearest celestial neighbor.
May 19th, 2018

CREATE Junior: 3D Printing

Do you have a young maker? 
May 19th, 2018

Arduino Meet Up Group

Happening every third Saturday of the month, this meetup is for those curious about microcontroller technology and Arduino enthusiasts to discuss the latest and greatest in the world of Arduino.
May 19th, 2018

Family Brain Boost

Join our education team and jump-start your brain with fun, interactive science activity!
May 19th, 2018

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).
May 19th, 2018

Sonoran Desert Weedwackers

Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers to eradicate buffelgrass and fountain grass in Tucson Mountain Park.
May 19th, 2018

Growing Succulent Euphorbia

Experience the euphoria of growing Euphorbia.
May 19th, 2018

Irrigation System Maintenance

Your irrigation system is your landscape's lifeline, so it is vital to keep it flowing.
May 19th, 2018

Digital Desert Photography: Next Steps

Learn to take your camera off automatic and use the more advanced creative exposure settings to produce compelling photographs.
May 19th, 2018

STARLAB

Spend a celestial evening in the Garden combing the night sky using the STARLAB Portable Planetarium from Arizona State University's School of Earth and Space Exploration.
May 19th, 2018

Free Locomotive Sunday

LEARN! and have all your steam locomotive questions answered by knowledgeable volunteers at the locomotive no.1673 ramada.
May 19th, 2018

Stargazing Agua Caliente Park

Explore the wonder and unfold the mysteries of the night sky.
May 19th, 2018

Family LEGO Club – Lake Havasu City Library

Building with LEGOs is not just fun but it is a great family project. 
May 19th, 2018

LEGO Day! – Bullhead City Library

Everything is awesome!
May 19th, 2018

Butterfly Wonderland Aquatic Feedings

Koi fish feedings
May 19th, 2018

Butterfly Wonderland Aquatic Feedings

Stingray and shark feedings
May 19th, 2018

Rainforest Reptile Talks

A talk about all of the wonderful reptiles, amphibians, and arthropods
May 19th, 2018

Aquatic Feedings

Stingray and shark feedings
May 19th, 2018

Money Savvy Piggy Banks

Children will have a blast as they turn an ordinary pencil box into a piggy bank. 
May 19th, 2018

Family Nature Workshop- Outdoor Safety

Connect your family to Nature!
May 19th, 2018

AWWE-some Summer Series: Birding at Picture Canyon

Join Willow Bend Environmental Education Center and AWWE wildlife experts on a Community Tour of Picture Canyon Natural and Cultural Preserve focused on birding! 
May 19th, 2018

NASA Presents

NASA’s Space Launch System, or SLS, is a powerful, advanced launch vehicle for a new era of human exploration beyond Earth’s orbit.
May 19th, 2018

LEGO Club @ Main Library

Come explore your creative side at the library with LEGO.
May 19th, 2018

Technology Drop-In Learning for New Users

Get your questions about using a computer, the internet, and email answered in an informal setting.
May 19th, 2018

3D Printer Training

 During this class, you will learn the guidelines and basics of 3D printing and how to begin using the 3D printers at THINKspot Red Mountain.
May 19th, 2018

Genealogy Basics: Irfanview

 Learn how to use the Irfanview program to snip portions of screen, articles, etc., combine and enhance photos.
May 19th, 2018

Basics of DNA Testing

Curious about which DNA test you should take? Or why?
May 19th, 2018

Vinyl Cutter Projects

This class will teach the basics of designing projects and cutting them out on a vinyl cutter.
May 19th, 2018

Soils and Compost

Healthy soil is the foundation of organic gardening.
May 19th, 2018

Microsoft Excel, Part 3

This is the third part of the Microsoft Excel class.
May 19th, 2018

LEGO Club @ Kirk-Bear Canyon Library

Hey kids, do you love building things with LEGOs?
May 19th, 2018

Master Gardener Presentation: Heat-Proofing Your Garden

Join us as a Master Gardener discusses proven techniques to help all your plants survive the 100+ degree temperatures.
May 19th, 2018

MS Excel for Beginners

In this course, you will learn the basic concepts and operations of Microsoft Excel.
May 19th, 2018

Petroglyph Hike @ Estrella Mountain Regional Park

On this 1.5-mile hike, you will see evidence of a past civilization, the Hohokam.
May 19th, 2018

Scavenger Hunt @ Estrella Mountain Regional Park

Come to the Nature Center for a scavenger hunt!
May 19th, 2018

Guided Butterfly Walk @ Hassayampa River Preserve

As it warms up this spring, gardens and native wildflowers attract a plethora of beautiful butterflies.
May 19th, 2018

Let Us Look Up! Stargazing for Everyone Program @ Lake Pleasant Regional Park

Bring the whole family and learn about the stars and planets during this two hour program.
May 19th, 2018

Rock Art of Spur Cross @ Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area

The petroglyphs found in Spur Cross were created hundreds of years ago by the Hohokam people.
May 19th, 2018

All About Scorpions @ Usery Mountain Regional Park

How dangerous are scorpions? 
May 19th, 2018

Scorpion Hunt (First One of the Year) @ Usery Mountain Regional Park

Did you know that scorpions glow in the dark under a blacklight? 
May 19th, 2018

Formation of the White Tank Mountains@ White Tank Mountain Regional Park

Join park volunteer and natural science enthusiast, Bill Parker, in our Nature Center classroom for insights and evidence of how the White Tank Mountains were formed and named and how the role of our climate maintains them. 
May 19th, 2018

Phoenix Herpetological Society Camp Tour

This is a chance for the parents of our summer camps to come and see the facility, ask questions, meet the counselors and more!
May 19th, 2018

Desert Landscaping

Unearth the how-to’s for using native and arid-adapted plants in water-saving landscapes.
May 19th, 2018

Butterflies of Tohono Chul

Nature lovers, shutterbugs and bug lovers will get an in-depth glimpse of some of the most engaging creatures in the Sonoran Desert, butterflies! 
May 19th, 2018

Birds of Tohono Chul

Learn to identify residents and those just passing through, plus information on habits and habitat.
May 19th, 2018

Eco-Station: Prickly Plants

These touch carts, staffed by Park Docents, feature hands-on Sonoran Desert learning opportunities for visitors of all ages.
May 19th, 2018

ZooLittles Preschool Program

Come play in the dirt with us!
May 19th, 2018

Digital Photography Monthly Meet-Up

Learn how to process and enhance digital images, review photos as a group, and discuss the art and science of digital imaging.
May 19th, 2018

Astronomy: Northern Arizona Star Party at Fool Hollow

Join beginning and experienced astronomers for a Star Party at northern Arizona's Fool Hollow Lake State Recreation Area in beautiful Show Low! 
May 19th, 2018

Kids to Parks Day at Homolovi

Homolovi will have some children's activities, and a petroglyph hike on Tsu'vo at 11:00 am.
May 19th, 2018

Saturday Guided Bird Walk

Bird enthusiasts can join a naturalist for a guided walk appropriate for beginner and advanced birders.
May 19th, 2018

Kids to Parks Day

Launched in 2011, Kids to Parks Day is a nationwide celebration of the great outdoors organized by National Park Trust and is designed to connect kids and families with their local, state, and national parks and public lands.
May 19th, 2018

LOCKs: Preschool- Thermodynamics: Energy Transfer

Children will learn about different methods of heat transfer through experiments.
May 19th, 2018

Lowell42: Life in the Cosmos: When, Where and How?

If you have ever wondered about life somewhere else in the cosmos, then you are not alone.
May 19th, 2018

Meet an Astronomer

There aren’t many places in the world where the public can meet a professional astronomer and ask him or her questions.
May 19th, 2018

Demonstration Garden Tours

 Our 14 unique Demonstration Gardens will expand your gardening knowledge and give you many ideas for your own landscape.
May 19th, 2018

Santa Cruz – Meat Goat Project

The 4-H goat project is loads of fun and learning – no KIDDING!
May 19th, 2018

Perfect Little Planet

Discover our solar system through a new set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot.
May 19th, 2018

Touring the Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
May 19th, 2018

Undiscovered Worlds

Humans have long imagined exotic and intriguing worlds beyond our solar system.
May 19th, 2018

Tucson Sky & Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
May 19th, 2018

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!
May 19th, 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.
May 19th, 2018

Touring the Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
May 19th, 2018

Undiscovered Worlds

Humans have long imagined exotic and intriguing worlds beyond our solar system.
May 19th, 2018

Tucson Sky & Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
May 19th, 2018

Wonders of the Spring/Summer Sky

Join us for any or all of our ALL NIGHT StarGazing Events! 
May 19th, 2018

S.T.E.A.M. Time

Program focusing weekly on hands-on projects in science, technology, engineering, art, and math.
May 19th, 2018

LEGO / DUPLO Club @ Main Library

Imagination and creativity encouraged!
May 19th, 2018

Ask a Master Gardener @ Sunrise Mountain Library

Master Gardener volunteers from the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension in Maricopa County will be available to answer your desert gardening questions, including but not limited to plant selection, irrigation, fertilization, pruning techniques, pest management and problem diagnosis.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest

The SW Herb Fest is an herbal event dedicated to bringing traditional herbalism and botanical medicine together in Northern Arizona.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest: Living an Herbally Infused Life

One woman’s journey through life incorporating herbs, honey, bees, herbal- infusions, herbal diet, apitherapy and natural healing.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest: Adaptogens: Our Everyday Ally

What's the most meaningful way to improve a healthy lifestyle? By supporting our body's physiological response to daily stressors.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest: Medicinal Plant Walk

Join Kris on one of the beautiful trails at the Highlands Center to learn about the many uses of our southwest desert plants.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest: Healing Venomous Bites and Stings

Peter Bigfoot shares his personal stories of healing venomous bites and stings with desert plants.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest: 1-in-10: Understanding and Managing Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

In the United States, it is estimated that Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) affects 1-in-10 women of reproductive age and is the leading cause of female infertility. In this presentation, Dr. Nishek will provide evidence-based diagnostic criteria, signs and symptoms, a discussion of conventional and natural/herbal treatment options, as well as other symptoms/disorders that tend to accompany PCOS including infertility, cardiovascular implications, mood disorders and insulin resistance/diabetes. Dr. Stephanie Nishek is a naturopathic physician at Dakota Natural Health in Bismark, North Dakota.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest: The Basics of Herbal Medicine Making

The basics of herbal medicine making … Right in YOUR kitchen.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest: PMS and PMDD

20-30% of women are estimated to suffer from PMS, and 2-8% with a more severe form of PMS called PMDD.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest: Trees of the Southwest: Body and Soul Medicines

Join herbalist Darcey Blue to learn about the spiritual and physical healing qualities of some of our common southwestern tree species from the desert, riparian canyons and high mountain plateaus.
May 19th, 2018

SW Herb Fest: Essential Oil Essentials

Essential oils are touted as being a cure-all but there are some essential bits of information you need to know before you use them.
May 19th, 2018

Naturalist Walk

Join Bill Garnes for a Naturalist Walk on the Highlands Center trails! 
May 19th, 2018

Discovery Gardens Stations

Visitors can learn about the plants, animals, and geology of the area at our interactive Discovery Stations and guided walks.
May 19th, 2018

Guided Gardens Walk

Topic: Squirrels, Trees, & Fungi: Symbiosis in the Ponderosa Pines.
May 19th, 2018

Breakfast with the Animals (Ages 2-5): Incredible Elephants

They say elephants never forget, and we are certain YOU will never forget this amazing experience!  
May 19th, 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.