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August 10th, 2018

DUPLO and LEGOs @ Pine Public Library

Children 5—18 will have the opportunity to build LEGO displays for the library.
August 10th, 2018

Walk with Wildlife Tour

Join us at Southwest Wildlife for a unique Walk With Wildlife!
August 10th, 2018

Tucson Sky & Beyond

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it!
August 10th, 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.
August 10th, 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.
August 10th, 2018

Touring the Solar System

Zoom away from planet Earth and take a guided tour through the Solar System!
August 10th, 2018

Lub Dub’s Healthy Kids Club

You’re never too young to learn about heart health!
August 10th, 2018

Local Drive Yourself: Sweetwater Wetlands with James Gessaman

Sweetwater is a “must see” destination for any birder with a few hours to spend in Tucson, and a great place to get started as a beginning birder.
August 10th, 2018

Paton Center for Hummingbirds “Big Sit” with Festival Keynote Speaker, Bill Thompson III and Short Excursions led by Chris Chappell

Join BT3 at the famous Paton Center for Hummingbirds which is known for its backyard birds and scenic location.
August 10th, 2018

Close-up Wildlife Photography with Daniel Grayson

Join Wildlife Photographer Daniel Grayson, fresh out of the Amazon Rainforest for a day (or two), for a morning of photographing the wildlife wonders of the Sonoran Desert at the Pond at Elephant Head.
August 10th, 2018

Santa Cruz Flats with Kathe Anderson and Dave Pearson

This flat area of agricultural fields, mesquite bosques, pecan groves and desert scrub is rarely birded in the summer, but it holds many surprises. 
August 10th, 2018

Rio Rico & De Anza Trail with Richard Fray and Bruce Webb

This tour takes you through the important migration corridor of the Santa Cruz River.
August 10th, 2018

Cienega Creek & Davidson Canyon with Pima County Naturalist Jeff Babson

The perennial stream flow and lush riparian vegetation is an important nesting and migration corridor for a multitude of avian species.
August 10th, 2018

Madera Canyon Sampler with Robert Mesta

This loop starts in grassland habitat around Proctor Road looking and listening for singing sparrows first thing in the morning.
August 10th, 2018

Carr & Ash Canyons with Gavin Bieber

We’ll get an early start from Tucson to explore the Madrean oak woodland and open pine forests of Carr Canyon.
August 10th, 2018

California Gulch Adventure with Rick Wright and Jennie Macfarland

This trip sets out in search of some of the avian treasures (at the very northern edge of their ranges here) for which southeast Arizona is renowned.
August 10th, 2018

Pena Blanca Lake and Canyon with Ken Blankenship

An interesting man-made lake makes a great water source and stopover for migrants (like Painted Bunting seen last year) and nesting birds.
August 10th, 2018

Mt. Lemmon: Sonoran Desert to Mixed Conifer Forest with Brian Gibbons and Matt Griffiths

Rising over 6,000 feet above Tucson, Mount Lemmon is the highest peak in the Santa Catalina Mountains at 9,157 feet, and a popular escape from urban life and the Arizona’s dry early-summer heat (before the relief of the cooling monsoon rains).
August 10th, 2018

Amazing Bat Photography Opportunity with Daniel Grayson

The desert comes alive at night and the Pond at Elephant Head offers the perfect opportunity to catch it in action with your camera.
August 10th, 2018

Moths: A Nocturnal Exploration with Pima County Naturalist Jeff Babson

This trip is the field counterpart to accompanying moth workshop.
August 10th, 2018

Going Batty with Karen Krebbs

Join Karen Krebbs on an adventure to watch thousands of bats come out of their roost at dusk.
August 10th, 2018

Night Birds of the Catalina Mountains with Tim Helentjaris

Driving up into the Catalina Mts and stopping at different elevations affords us the opportunity to find a number of owls and nightjars specific to this area. 
August 10th, 2018

Night Hike for Birds and Herps in Sabino Canyon with Jim Rorabaugh and Luke Safford

Bring your flashlight as we walk up in the light and walk down in the dark in search of birds, toads, snakes, and more!
August 10th, 2018

Night Birds of Madera Canyon with Ken Blankenship and Bill Thompson III

Have you ever experienced “Night-Birding?”
August 10th, 2018

Monsoon Mysteries with Sandy Reith of Pima County Natural Resources Parks & Recreation

Explore the interesting events that occur during the monsoon, including weather phenomena and how plants and animals respond to them.
August 10th, 2018

How to Choose an International Birding Tour with David Pearson

Based on the book he co-authored, “Global Birding”, and published by National Geographic Society, Dave Pearson will give accounts of his favorite birding site on each continent and then lead a discussion on the pros and cons of choosing a tour company, local guides or going it on your own in the quest to see your world life list soar.
August 10th, 2018

The Exciting Night Life of Bats with Karen Krebbs

Karen has studied bats for more than 30 years. 
August 10th, 2018

Moths: A Hidden World of Nocturnal Diversity with Pima County Naturalist Jeff Babson

Moths are often dismissed as drab creatures whose caterpillars devour our gardens and sweaters. 
August 10th, 2018

When Science and Art Collide with Daniel Grayson

Daniel Grayson’s “When Science and Art Collide” is a comprehensive presentation showing the use of scientific methods and photography to catalog the behaviors of animals found near and far.
August 10th, 2018

Stop Documenting. Start Creating Beautiful Bird & Wildlife Images! with Lisa Langell

How can we think differently about nature and wildlife photography? How can we be innovative at a time when wildlife photography has virtually exploded to a point where nearly every subject seems over-photographed?
August 10th, 2018

LBJs: Little Brown Jobbers with Homer Hansen

Our skulky sparrows come to life during the monsoon season in southeast Arizona, and species such as Botteri’s, Cassin’s and Grasshopper’s can be identified readily if you are familiar with their appearance and vocalizations.
August 10th, 2018

Transitioning into Bird and Nature Photography with Lisa Langell

As an increasing number of birders and nature enthusiasts are turning to photography, the choices can be overwhelming for gear and accessories.
August 10th, 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.
August 10th, 2018

Desert Arachnids

How well do you know your eight-legged neighbors?
August 10th, 2018

Solar Viewing and Junior Ranger Night Explorer at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Please join Glen Canyon's Night Ranger team as we examine the Sun's brilliant face through the lens of our specially equipped telescope!
August 10th, 2018

Horseshoe Bend Star Party

Join the Glen Canyon Night Ranger team and the Glen Canyon Natural History Association to celebrate the beauty of dark skies over Page, AZ!
August 10th, 2018

Cedar Ridge Hike at Grand Canyon National Park South Rim Village

Moderate 3 mile (4.8 km) roundtrip hike.
August 10th, 2018

Ranger Walk at Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site

Join us for a 30 minute walk and conversation around the Hubbell Homestead. 
August 10th, 2018

Butterfly Spring Trail on Mingus Mountain

Mingus Mountain hosts different species than down in the Verde Valley.
August 10th, 2018

Classic Cave Tour of Colossal Cave

As your guide relates the Cave’s history, legends, and geology, you walk down and back up about six and a half stories (363 stair steps) and see beautiful cave formations like stalactites, stalagmites, flowstone, boxwork, and helictites.
August 10th, 2018

Daytime Ladder Tour

Visit mysterious, off-route areas of Colossal Cave that few others have seen!
August 10th, 2018

Wizards of S.T.E.A.M. at Agave Library

Explore! Create! Have fun! Each week brings a new topic such as mazes, magnets, slime, catapults, and more.
August 10th, 2018

eLearning @ the Library at Burton Barr Central Library

Learn how to use the many free online learning resources available through the Phoenix Public Library.
August 10th, 2018

Computer Skills for the Workplace at Ocotillo Library

Learn the parts of a computer and how they work together to help you in the workplace.
August 10th, 2018

EVAC Public Star Party

The East Valley Astronomy Club encourages public participation in this free, monthly star party for ages 2 to 102.
August 10th, 2018

Come Learn About The Animals Tour

This is not like normal petting zoos.
August 10th, 2018

Unmanned Space Exploration

Since the dawn of humanity, we have looked toward the stars; dreaming of exploring new worlds.
August 10th, 2018

Perseids Meteor Shower

Come and talk to one of our educators under the night sky (weather permitting) about the meteor shower from 8 – 10pm!
August 10th, 2018

Members Only Hack

On Friday afternoons the workshops are open to paying members and work-traders to come down and work on their projects.
August 10th, 2018

Pima Engineering Club

Engineering students from Pima Community College meet to discuss and work on projects.
August 10th, 2018

Eco-Station: Creepy Crawlies

These touch carts, staffed by Park Docents, feature hands-on Sonoran Desert learning opportunities for visitors of all ages.
August 10th, 2018

LEGO Club @ Pinedale Public Library

Join us at Pindale Public Library for our LEGO Club each Friday afternoon.
August 10th, 2018

One-on-One Computer Help at Dusenberry-River Library

Individual half hour appointments are available to assist you with the use of technology.
August 10th, 2018

Computer Help at Himmel Park Library

Library staff is available to answer questions you might have
August 10th, 2018

Overdrive & Libby Apps at Joyner-Green Valley Library

Bring you tablet or smart phone and learn how to download free eBooks, audiobooks, and view selected videos with the Overdrive App or with the Libby App, for an updated mobile experience!
August 10th, 2018

Living with Urban Wildlife at Mission Library

Learn about our local wildlife, their habitat needs, and why they may be attracted to your yard or neighborhood.
August 10th, 2018

Code Club @ Nanini

Learn to make video games, apps, and more!
August 10th, 2018

eBooks for iPad & Android at Northwest Regional

Meet Libby! Download library eBooks on your iPad or Android tablet using Libby, the latest app from OverDrive.
August 10th, 2018

UA Mirror Lab Tours

Have you ever seen a telescope mirror three-stories in diameter?
August 10th, 2018

Tech Time

Do you need some more in-depth help with your tablet, smartphone or laptop?
August 10th, 2018

Drop in Tech Help

Do you struggle with technology?
August 10th, 2018

Device Advice at Maricopa Public Library

Have questions about your electronic device?
August 10th, 2018

Device Advice at Maricopa Public Library

Have questions about your electronic device?
August 10th, 2018

Diversity in the Desert: The Amphibians & Reptiles of Arizona at Kingman Library

AZ Game & Fish will teach us about the amphibians and reptiles of Arizona.
August 10th, 2018

In Search of SCORPIONS! at Cave Creek Regional Park

Meet at the Nature Center as the Ranger leads you into the desert darkness in search of Scorpions!
August 10th, 2018

Wet n Wild Shoreline Exploring Wet Hike at Lake Pleasant Regional Park

Let’s get Wet n’ Wild this summer at Lake Pleasant!
August 10th, 2018

Lunch with the Ranger-History of Lake Pleasant at Lake Pleasant Regional Park – Discovery Center

Stop by the Discovery Center and enjoy your lunch while watching a presentation on the history of Lake Pleasant.
August 10th, 2018

Surviving the Heat at San Tan Mountain Regional Park

Summertime doesn’t mean that you need to pack away your hiking shoes and hide indoors.
August 10th, 2018

Rock Art of Spur Cross at Spur Cross Ranch Conservation Area

The petroglyphs found in Spur Cross were created hundreds of years ago by the Hohokam people.
August 10th, 2018

Meet Al the Tortoise at Usery Mountain Regional Park

Visit our Nature Center and see our desert tortoise in his new exhibit! 
August 10th, 2018

All About Venomous Insects at Usery Mountain Regional Park

A tarantula hawk?  A velvet ant?  A giant centipede? 
August 10th, 2018

Nature Discovery: Adaptations at White Tank Mountain Regional Park

Sonoran Desert flora and fauna have many amazing adaptations.
August 10th, 2018

Desert Fables at White Tank Mountain Regional Park

Join storyteller Ann McDermott before our snake feeding to enjoy tales of desert plants and animals, inspired by 30 years of rural life in central Arizona.
August 10th, 2018

Snake Feeding at White Tank Mountain Regional Park

Our resident reptile friends are hungry!
August 10th, 2018

Ocean Exploration

Discover interesting facts about the creatures that inhabit our ocean exhibit and their importance in the wild.
August 10th, 2018

Homeschool Week: Under the Sea Lab

Dive back in for another exciting Homeschool Week lab at SEA LIFE Arizona!
August 10th, 2018

Garden Guru Little Helpers

Our Garden Guru is tending to The Children’s Garden.
August 10th, 2018

Mad Science After School Program at Hancock Elementary

Mad Science after-school programs are full of exciting demonstrations, hands-on activities and engaging discussion.
August 10th, 2018

Bricks 4 Kidz: Interesting Inventions at Chaparral Elementary

This is a hands on program to explore architecture, engineering, technology, science and history concepts and build motorized models with LEGO® bricks.
August 10th, 2018

Penguin Enrichment

See our Animal Care Specialists interact with our African Penguins and highlight their behaviors.
August 10th, 2018

Penguin Q&A

Ask our Animal Care Specialists your questions about penguins. 
August 10th, 2018

Intro to 3D Printing

Interested in 3D Printing and don’t know where to start?
August 10th, 2018

Featured Genius Presentation: Nikola Tesla

Outstanding men and women throughout time have brought forth inventions, art, and ideas that have changed the way we understand and interact with the world around us.
August 10th, 2018

Backstage Adventures: African Painted Dog and Cheetah Adventure

If you’re looking for a truly unique experience, join us for a 60-minute Backstage Adventure and get an insider’s glimpse of some of our animal habitats.
August 12th, 2018

Science Sunday at Juniper Library

Join us for a STEM program each Sunday. 
August 13th, 2018

Code Club (ages 8-13) @ Show Low Public Library

Learning to code is an increasingly critical skill.
August 14th, 2018

Members Only Hack

Tuesday afternoons the workshops are open for paying members and work-traders to come down and work on their projects.
August 17th, 2018

Pima Engineering Club

Engineering students from Pima Community College meet to discuss and work on projects.
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.