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Upcoming Events in March
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park  (3/4/2015  9:00 AM)
Exploring the Dragonfly Trail - Spur Cross  (3/4/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn  (3/4/2015  9:00 AM)
Wild for Wildflowers! - Usery Park  (3/4/2015  2:00 PM)
Sunset/Full Moon Hike - McDowell  (3/4/2015  6:00 PM)
Night Shredders - San Tan  (3/4/2015  7:00 PM)
Spring Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/5/2015  8:00 AM)
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park  (3/5/2015  8:00 AM)
Homeschool: Campstove Master Chef - San Tan  (3/5/2015  9:00 AM)
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park  (3/5/2015  9:00 AM)
Plants of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn  (3/5/2015  10:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park  (3/5/2015  11:00 AM)
HIKE CANCELLED Beardsley Trail Loop Hike - Lake Pleasant  (3/5/2015  1:00 PM)
Ride with the Ranger to the Clay Mine! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/5/2015  1:00 PM)
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Sunset and Full Moon Paddle Tour - Lake Pleasant  (3/5/2015  6:30 PM)
Adult Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn.  (3/5/2015  7:30 PM)
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan  (3/6/2015  8:00 AM)
Ranger-led Hike on the North Trail - McDowell  (3/6/2015  8:30 AM)
Backyard Birding - Usery Park  (3/6/2015  9:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Toddler Cruise - Usery Park  (3/6/2015  10:00 AM)
Bird Bingo Safari! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/6/2015  10:00 AM)
Night Hike -Estrella Park  (3/6/2015  7:00 PM)
Family Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn.  (3/6/2015  7:30 PM)
Full Moon Hike and Campfire - San Tan  (3/6/2015  7:30 PM)
Hiker’s Choice Full Moon Hike and Campfire - Usery Park  (3/6/2015  7:30 PM)
Moonlight Hike - Spur Cross  (3/6/2015  7:30 PM)
Hikers in the Trailhead Staging Area - McDowell  (3/7/2015  7:00 AM)
Horses, Gold, & Critters! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/7/2015  8:30 AM)
6th Annual Archaeology Expo - Spur Cross - Hike #1  (3/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Archaeology Expo at Spur Cross  (3/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Archery 101 - San Tan  (3/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Trailside Demonstration - Rock Art Recording - White Tank Mtn.  (3/7/2015  9:00 AM)
Wag ‘n’ Walk Dog Adoption Hike - Usery Park  (3/7/2015  9:00 AM)
6th Annual Archaeology Expo - Spur Cross - Hike #2  (3/7/2015  9:30 AM)
Become a Jr. Ranger - McDowell  (3/7/2015  9:30 AM)
Find the Naturalist on the Pipeline Canyon Trail - Lake Pleasant  (3/7/2015  10:00 AM)
Kid's Photo Scavenger Hunt - Usery Park  (3/7/2015  10:00 AM)
6th Annual Archaeology Expo - Spur Cross - Hike #3  (3/7/2015  10:30 AM)
6th Annual Archaeology Expo - Spur Cross - Hike #4  (3/7/2015  11:00 AM)
All About Raptors - Usery Park  (3/7/2015  12:00 PM)
6th Annual Archaeology Expo - Spur Cross - Scott Wood Talk  (3/7/2015  1:00 PM)
Animal Adaptations - San Tan  (3/7/2015  2:00 PM)
Desert Denizen's - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/7/2015  2:00 PM)
Wild for Wildflowers! - Usery Park  (3/7/2015  2:00 PM)
Feeding Frenzy! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/7/2015  3:00 PM)
Snake Feeding - San Tan  (3/7/2015  4:00 PM)
Fitness Hike -Estrella Park  (3/8/2015  8:30 AM)
Hohokam Houses - the Ruins of Spur Cross  (3/8/2015  9:00 AM)
New to Arizona? - Usery Park  (3/8/2015  9:00 AM)
Wild for Wildflowers! - Usery Park  (3/8/2015  2:00 PM)
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross  (3/9/2015  9:00 AM)
Storytelling - Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn.  (3/9/2015  11:00 AM)
Desert Denizens - San Tan  (3/10/2015  10:00 AM)
Bird Watching with Rose! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/11/2015  8:00 AM)
Bird Walk - McDowell  (3/11/2015  8:30 AM)
Backyard Birding - Usery Park  (3/11/2015  9:00 AM)
Meandering the Merkle - Usery Park  (3/11/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn  (3/11/2015  9:00 AM)
Desert Color Bingo - White Tank Mtn.  (3/11/2015  10:30 AM)
Night Shredders - San Tan  (3/11/2015  7:00 PM)
Spring Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/12/2015  8:00 AM)
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park  (3/12/2015  8:00 AM)
Wild West Days! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/12/2015  8:00 AM)
Basic Outdoor Photography - White Tank Mtn.  (3/12/2015  9:00 AM)
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Humbug Bay Paddle  (3/12/2015  9:00 AM)
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park  (3/12/2015  9:00 AM)
Little Explorers: Just for Kids  (3/12/2015  10:00 AM)
Nature Nurture-Kids Craft Time! McDowell  (3/12/2015  11:00 AM)
Wildflower Walk - McDowell  (3/13/2015  8:30 AM)
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park  (3/13/2015  9:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Little Desert Explorers - Usery Park  (3/13/2015  10:00 AM)
Wild About Wildflowers - San Tan  (3/13/2015  12:00 PM)
Animal Signs! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/13/2015  2:00 PM)
Fireside with the Ranger! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/13/2015  6:00 PM)
Hayride and Campfire - White Tank Mtn.  (3/13/2015  7:00 PM)
Movie Night in the Park: “Wings of Life” - Usery Park  (3/13/2015  7:00 PM)
Old Man of the Mountain: Living History - San Tan  (3/13/2015  7:00 PM)
Mountain bike race will close the Competitive Track - McDowell  (3/14/2015  7:00 AM)
Birds of Estrella -Estrella Park  (3/14/2015  8:00 AM)
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan  (3/14/2015  8:00 AM)
“Find Me Green Lucky Charms” - San Tan  (3/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Archery 101 (Two class times available) - Usery Park  (3/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Archery 101 a - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Saturday Bird Walk - Usery Park  (3/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Sonoran Desert 101 - McDowell  (3/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Trailside Demonstration - Rock Art Recording - White Tank Mtn.  (3/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Walk - Spur Cross  (3/14/2015  9:00 AM)
Ride with a Ranger -Estrella Park  (3/14/2015  10:30 AM)
Archery 101 b - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/14/2015  11:00 AM)
Bird Weirdness -Estrella Park  (3/14/2015  11:00 AM)
Archery "OPEN RANGE"- Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/14/2015  1:00 PM)
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn.  (3/14/2015  1:00 PM)
Arizona Wildlife, Live! Lake Pleasant  (3/14/2015  2:00 PM)
Kid vs. Wild - Usery Park  (3/14/2015  2:00 PM)
Movie at the Park: Night at the Museum - San Tan  (3/14/2015  2:00 PM)
Kids Series: Tarantula Time! -Estrella Park  (3/14/2015  2:30 PM)
Stargazing for Everyone - Usery Park  (3/14/2015  7:30 PM)
Photographic Safari! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/15/2015  9:00 AM)
Sonoran Desert 101 - Usery Park  (3/15/2015  9:00 AM)
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park  (3/15/2015  11:00 AM)
Flower Power Hike! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/15/2015  1:00 PM)
Petroglyph Hike -Estrella Park  (3/15/2015  1:00 PM)
Sonoran Sunset Photography - San Tan  (3/15/2015  5:00 PM)
Sunset Hike -Estrella Park  (3/15/2015  6:00 PM)
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross  (3/16/2015  9:00 AM)
Black Rock Archaeology Walk - White Tank Mtn.  (3/17/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Walk - Spur Cross  (3/18/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn  (3/18/2015  9:00 AM)
Amazing Desert Animals - Usery Park  (3/18/2015  10:00 AM)
All About Century Plants (Agave) - Usery Park  (3/18/2015  12:00 PM)
Night Shredders - San Tan  (3/18/2015  7:00 PM)
Sunrise Hike - White Tank Mtn  (3/19/2015  6:30 AM)
Spring Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/19/2015  8:00 AM)
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park  (3/19/2015  8:00 AM)
Wildflower Walk - McDowell  (3/19/2015  8:30 AM)
"The New" Beardsley Trail Hike - Lake Pleasant  (3/19/2015  9:00 AM)
Homeschool: Desert Grocery Store - San Tan  (3/19/2015  9:00 AM)
“Just for Kids” – Desert Scavenger Hunt - Usery Park  (3/19/2015  11:00 AM)
Ride with the Ranger to the Clay Mine! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/19/2015  1:00 PM)
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan  (3/20/2015  8:00 AM)
Spring Equinox Wildflower Walk - Spur Cross  (3/20/2015  9:00 AM)
Spring into Spring Pipeline Canyon Flower Hike - Lake Pleasant  (3/20/2015  9:00 AM)
“Just for Kids” – Cat Cave Hike - Usery Park  (3/20/2015  10:00 AM)
Photo Scavenger Hunt!- Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/20/2015  10:00 AM)
All About Scorpions - Usery Park  (3/20/2015  6:00 PM)
Animal Flashlight Walk - Usery Park  (3/20/2015  7:30 PM)
Stargazing for Everyone - San Tan  (3/20/2015  7:30 PM)
Elephant Mountain Fortress Hike - Spur Cross  (3/21/2015  8:00 AM)
Archaeology Hike - Off the Beaten Path - White Tank Mtn.  (3/21/2015  8:30 AM)
DAM GOOD RUN / WALK / HIKE EVENT - Lake Pleasant  (3/21/2015  9:00 AM)
Archery 202 - Usery Park  (3/21/2015  9:00 AM)
Geocaching Basics - McDowell  (3/21/2015  9:00 AM)
Geology of the East Valley Walk - Usery Park  (3/21/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Hike -Estrella Park  (3/21/2015  9:00 AM)
Rock Identification, with Joe Ford! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/21/2015  10:30 AM)
Raptors! Presented by Liberty Wildlife - San Tan  (3/21/2015  11:00 AM)
Storytelling - Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn.  (3/21/2015  11:00 AM)
Animal Art! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/21/2015  1:00 PM)
Reptile Feeding - McDowell  (3/21/2015  2:00 PM)
All About Scorpions - San Tan  (3/21/2015  6:00 PM)
STARGAZING -Spring Sky Event  (3/21/2015  6:30 PM)
Animal Flashlight Walk - San Tan  (3/21/2015  7:30 PM)
Beginning Desert Hiking - Usery Park  (3/22/2015  9:00 AM)
Bike Demo -Estrella Park  (3/22/2015  9:00 AM)
Black Rock Archaeology Walk - White Tank Mtn.  (3/22/2015  9:00 AM)
Scavenger Hunt -Estrella Park  (3/22/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Walk - Spur Cross  (3/22/2015  9:00 AM)
Kids Series: Tarantula Time! -Estrella Park  (3/22/2015  1:00 PM)
Cool Cactus Walk - Usery Park  (3/22/2015  2:00 PM)
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross  (3/23/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Walk - Spur Cross  (3/25/2015  9:00 AM)
Wildflower Wednesday! - White Tank Mtn  (3/25/2015  9:00 AM)
Night Shredders - San Tan  (3/25/2015  7:00 PM)
Spring Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/26/2015  8:00 AM)
Eco-Tour of San Tan MRP - San Tan  (3/26/2015  9:00 AM)
Taste of the Desert Hike - Lake Pleasant  (3/26/2015  10:00 AM)
Hike the Wind Cave Trail - Usery Park  (3/27/2015  9:00 AM)
Wag the Dog - San Tan  (3/27/2015  9:00 AM)
Water Crisis in Arizona? - Usery Park  (3/27/2015  12:00 PM)
Wild About Wildflowers - San Tan  (3/27/2015  12:00 PM)
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn.  (3/27/2015  3:00 PM)
Bug Theater and Fireside with the Ranger! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/27/2015  5:00 PM)
Nocturnal Animals Night Hike -Estrella Park  (3/27/2015  7:00 PM)
Early Bird Walk with Sonoran Audubon - White Tank Mtn  (3/28/2015  8:00 AM)
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan  (3/28/2015  8:00 AM)
Wildflower Walk - Spur Cross  (3/28/2015  9:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Toddler Cruise - Usery Park  (3/28/2015  10:00 AM)
Find the Naturalist on the Cottonwood Trail - Lake Pleasant  (3/28/2015  10:00 AM)
Pollywoggin’ Storytime with Rose! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/28/2015  10:00 AM)
Rattlesnakes! Live! - San Tan  (3/28/2015  10:00 AM)
Our Avian Friends - White Tank Mtn.  (3/28/2015  10:45 AM)
Movie Madness: Deep in the Jungle - San Tan  (3/28/2015  1:00 PM)
Library Series - Detectives of the Past: the Science of Archaeology - White Tank Mtn.  (3/28/2015  2:00 PM)
Just for Kids: Animal Tracking - San Tan  (3/28/2015  3:00 PM)
Sonoran Desert 101 - San Tan  (3/29/2015  8:00 AM)
New to Arizona? - Usery Park  (3/29/2015  9:00 AM)
Photographic Safari! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/29/2015  9:00 AM)
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park  (3/29/2015  11:00 AM)
Biomimicry -Estrella Park  (3/29/2015  1:00 PM)
Flower Power Hike! - Cave Creek Regional Park  (3/29/2015  1:00 PM)
Photography 101 -Estrella Park  (3/29/2015  2:00 PM)
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross  (3/30/2015  9:00 AM)
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