Fountain Creek Nature Adventures: Cooking With the Sun
Thursday August 8, 9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Children ages 3-6, with an adult, will enjoy puppet shows, nature stories, crafts, hands-on activities, and discovery time on the trail. ($4.00 per person, Reservations required, call 520-6745)
Summer Night Sky for Beginners
Friday, August 9, 8:00 – 9:30 p.m.
Join Professor Moonbeam to learn what to look for and how to navigate the summer night sky. We’ll use our eyes and binoculars to locate stars, constellations and other night sky objects while sharing fascinating stories. Bring a small red lens flashlight and binoculars if you have them. ($3.00/member, $4.00/nonmember, Reservations required, Call 520-6745)
Fountain Creek Stomp
Saturday, August 10, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Bring your water shoes, sandals, or hip boots and be willing to get wet as we explore the waters in Fountain Creek. We’ll do an aquatic invertebrate survey, look for and identify fish, build a “beaver dam”, clean up the creek, and more. ($3.00/member, $4.00/nonmember, Reservations required, Call 520-6745)
Twos & Threes Outdoors: Wonderful Wiggly Worms
Thursday, August 15, 9:00 – 10:15 a.m.
Share in the joy of your 2 or 3 year-old child’s discovery as he or she enjoys a story and an exploration hike outdoors. ($3.00 for each participant including adults and siblings, Reservations required, call 520-6745)
Magic Monarch Time
Saturday, August 31, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
During the annual migration to Mexico, monarch butterflies pass through the park. Join us for a presentation, followed by a craft, and a hike to catch, tag and release monarchs for research. ($4.00/member, $5.00/nonmember, Reservations required, call 520-6387)