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Events for 9/27/2014
NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY LAKE PLEASANT CLEAN UP
Lake Pleasant Regional Park has been busy all summer long and now we need your help cleaning the par ...

TRAILWORK Volunteer Day - San Tan
We are looking for a few good volunteers! In order to provide for visitor safety and to protect natu ...

Library Series - Animals in Arizona Archaeology - White Tank Mtn.
Animals have always been important human existence - they have provided us with food, shelter, cloth ...

Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn.
Join award-winning author and storyteller Dr. Joyce Story to hear interesting and entertaining deser ...

Desert Survival: For Everyone - San Tan
Bring a brown-bag lunch to the Desert Survival program to learn how to plan a camping/hiking trip to ...

Desert Show & Tell - McDowell
Ranger Amy will test your desert knowledge! See if you can identify some unique items that are foun ...

"When the Night Moves... Rattlesnakes and Other Critters" Lake Pleasant
Nature loves to move at night, so we will look into some of the desert critters who you might not wa ...

"Monsoon Madness!" - Cave Creek Regional Park
Monsoons in Arizona? What are they? What causes them? How can we prepare for and stay safe during mo ...

All About Scorpions - Usery Park
How dangerous are scorpions? How can we protect ourselves from them? How do they survive and thriv ...

Clay Mine Adventure! - Cave Creek Regional Park
Join us for adventure as we explore the Clay Mine! Inside we’ll discuss the history of this site a ...

Flashlight Hike - Spur Cross
September 27 Saturday 7:00 pm Flashlight Hike (moderate) Come join us on a dark sky hike thro ...

Scorpion Hunt - Usery Park
Did you know that scorpions glow in the dark under a blacklight? Join Ranger B as he leads us on th ...

Upcoming Events in September
All About Bats - Usery Park  (9/17/2014  12:00 PM)
Night Shredders - San Tan  (9/17/2014  8:00 PM)
Homeschool: Macro-Invertebrates - San Tan  (9/18/2014  9:00 AM)
Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn.  (9/18/2014  11:00 AM)
McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.)- DIFFICULT  (9/19/2014  6:30 AM)
Strange and Silly Saguaros - Usery Park  (9/19/2014  12:00 PM)
FREE Beginner Canoeing Classroom Presentation at Cabela's  (9/19/2014  6:00 PM)
FREE Beginner Canoeing Classroom Presentation at Cabela's  (9/19/2014  6:00 PM)
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan  (9/20/2014  6:00 AM)
Early Bird Walk and Program - White Tank Mtn.  (9/20/2014  7:00 AM)
Beginner Flatwater Canoeing On-water Skills Course  (9/20/2014  8:00 AM)
Beginner Flatwater Canoeing On-water Skills Course  (9/20/2014  8:00 AM)
Rock Art of Spur Cross  (9/20/2014  8:00 AM)
Sonoran Story and Craft Time: Just for Kids - San Tan  (9/20/2014  9:00 AM)
All About Desert Tortoises: Presented by Wildman Phil- San Tan  (9/20/2014  6:00 PM)
Venomous Reptiles - LIVE!! - Usery Park  (9/20/2014  7:00 PM)
Spotlight on Desert Night Life - San Tan  (9/20/2014  7:30 PM)
"Desert General Store" Walk - White Tank Mtn.  (9/24/2014  8:00 AM)
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park  (9/24/2014  10:30 AM)
Night Shredders - San Tan  (9/24/2014  8:00 PM)
Exploring New Trails - Come Hike it with the Park Ranger! - Lake Pleasant  (9/25/2014  7:00 AM)
The Desert Tortoise and Friends - McDowell  (9/25/2014  10:00 AM)
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Sonoran Trail- DIFFICULT  (9/26/2014  6:30 AM)
Home School Program: "Chemical Reactions and More" - Usery Park  (9/26/2014  9:00 AM)
All About Elk - Usery Park  (9/26/2014  12:00 PM)
Nocturnal Desert Wildlife Talk - Lake Pleasant  (9/26/2014  2:00 PM)
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn.  (9/26/2014  3:00 PM)
All About Scorpions - San Tan  (9/26/2014  6:30 PM)
Know and Go Scorpion Hunt - Lake Pleasant  (9/26/2014  7:00 PM)
Super Scorpion Search - White Tank Mtn.  (9/26/2014  7:00 PM)
Night Shredders - San Tan  (9/26/2014  8:00 PM)
Scorpion Scavenger Hunt - San Tan  (9/26/2014  8:00 PM)
Introducing the Desert - San Tan  (9/28/2014  8:00 AM)
Hiking the Grand Canyon - Usery Park  (9/30/2014  12:00 PM)
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