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Events for All Parks
November, 2014
McDowell Trailhead Staging Area - Closed Saturday and Sunday morning - 11/1/2014
Runners on the Pemberton Trail-McDowell - 11/1/2014
Progressive Fitness Hike #1 - Usery Park - 11/1/2014
Demo new mountain bikes-McDowell - 11/1/2014
Desert Denizen's - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/1/2014
Rock Art of Spur Cross - 11/1/2014
Wag ‘n’ Walk Dog Adoption Hike - Usery Park - 11/1/2014
Yappy Days - San Tan - 11/1/2014
Exploring the Desert - McDowell - 11/1/2014
Feeding Frenzy! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/1/2014
Shoreline Fishing Talk @ Visitor Center - Lake Pleasant - 11/1/2014
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park - 11/1/2014
Lake Pleasant and the Central Arizona Project Connection - Lake Pleasant - 11/1/2014
Scenic Lake Pleasant, a walk with Naturalist Frank - Lake Pleasant - 11/1/2014
Arizona Birds, Live! At Visitor Center - Lake Pleasant - 11/1/2014
Author Visit - Dr. Joyce Story - White Tank Mtn. - 11/1/2014
Reptile Feeding - San Tan - 11/1/2014
Pleasant Paddlers Program - Sunset and Moon Glow Paddle - 11/1/2014
Birding Adventures - San Tan - 11/2/2014
Demo new mountain bikes-McDowell - 11/2/2014
Exploring Spur Cross - 11/2/2014
Family Fitness Hike *CANCELLED* -Estrella Park - 11/2/2014
New to Arizona? - Usery Park - 11/2/2014
"Desert General Store" Walk - White Tank Mtn. - 11/2/2014
Life in the Desert *CANCELLED* -Estrella Park - 11/2/2014
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 11/3/2014
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park - 11/5/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/5/2014
Sunrise Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 11/6/2014
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 11/6/2014
Desert Edibles Walk - San Tan - 11/6/2014
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 11/6/2014
Wellness Program -Estrella Park - 11/6/2014
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park - 11/6/2014
Sunset/Moonlight Hike on Lousley Hill - McDowell - 11/6/2014
Thursday Evening Bird Watch Hike With the Full Moon - Lake Pleasant - 11/6/2014
Full Moon Hike - Spur Cross - 11/6/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell -Trailhead Staging Area - 11/7/2014
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 8AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 11/7/2014
Backyard Birding - Usery Park - 11/7/2014
Tiny Tumbleweeds: Toddler Stroll - San Tan - 11/7/2014
"Just for Kids" - Toddler Cruise - Usery Park - 11/7/2014
Fun with a Bow - Archery 101 10AM Class - Lake Pleasant - 11/7/2014
Competitive Track - Closed - McDowell - 11/7/2014
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 11/7/2014
Almost Full Moon Hike -Estrella Park - 11/7/2014
Family Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 11/7/2014
Full Moon Hike - Usery Park - 11/7/2014
Birds of Estrella -Estrella Park - 11/8/2014
Progressive Fitness Hike #2 - Usery Park - 11/8/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 11/8/2014
10 Common Birds of the Sonoran Desert - McDowell - 11/8/2014
Saturday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 11/8/2014
Yavapai Trail Hike with Naturalist Frank - Lake Pleasant - 11/8/2014
Adventures with Sam the Salamander - San Tan - 11/8/2014
Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn. - 11/8/2014
Wonderful World of Plants -Estrella Park - 11/8/2014
Become a Jr. Ranger - McDowell - 11/8/2014
Kid vs. Wild - Usery Park - 11/8/2014
Adult Moonlight Hike - White Tank Mtn. - 11/8/2014
Stargazing for Everyone - San Tan - 11/8/2014
Sonoran Desert 101 - Usery Park - 11/9/2014
Kids Series: The Saguaro Cactus - 11/9/2014
Black Rock Archaeology Walk - White Tank Mtn. - 11/10/2014
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 11/10/2014
Sunset Photography - San Tan - 11/10/2014
* County Observed Holiday - 11/11/2014
Beginning Desert Hiking - Usery Park - 11/11/2014
Backyard Birding - Usery Park - 11/12/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/12/2014
Exploring the Desert Scenic Hike with the Ranger - Lake Pleasant - 11/13/2014
Fall Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/13/2014
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 11/13/2014
Homeschool: Desert Jeopardy! - 11/13/2014
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 11/13/2014
CANCELED - Plants of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn. - 11/13/2014
Reptile Feeding - McDowell - 11/13/2014
Desert Show & Tell - McDowell - 11/13/2014
Looking for Birds Hike - Lake Pleasant - 11/14/2014
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan - 11/14/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Wagner Trailhead - 11/14/2014
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park - 11/14/2014
Hike the Wind Cave Trail - Usery Park - 11/14/2014
CANCELLED Scenic Shorline Hike Above Lake Pleasant - 11/14/2014
All About Bobcats - Usery Park - 11/14/2014
Clay Mine Adventure! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/14/2014
Scorpion Search -Estrella Park - 11/14/2014
Animal Flashlight Walk - Usery Park - 11/14/2014
**CANCELLED** Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/14/2014
Four Peaks - Closed - McDowell - 11/15/2014
Archery 101 a - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/15/2014
Early Bird Walk and Program - White Tank Mtn. - 11/15/2014
Progressive Fitness Hike #3 - Usery Park - 11/15/2014
TRAILWORK Volunteers Day - San Tan - 11/15/2014
Archery 101 (Two class times available) - Usery Park - 11/15/2014
Archery 101 b - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/15/2014
Cottonwood Trail Hike with Naturalist Frank - Lake Pleasant - 11/15/2014
Desert Discovery Day at the Jewel of the Creek Preserve - 11/15/2014
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park - 11/15/2014
All About Birds - Usery Park - 11/15/2014
Archery "OPEN RANGE"- Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/15/2014
Sonoran Desert Survival - San Tan - 11/15/2014
Nature Photography for Beginners - Usery Park - 11/15/2014
Photography 101 -Estrella Park - 11/15/2014
Sunrise Photography - San Tan - 11/16/2014
Hohokam Houses - the Ruins of Spur Cross - 11/16/2014
National "Take A Hike" Day - Usery Park - 11/16/2014
National Take a Hike Day - White Tank Mtn. - 11/16/2014
Petroglyph Hike -Estrella Park - 11/16/2014
Lake Pleasant Trails Grand Opening Celebration - 11/16/2014
Sunset Hike -Estrella Park - 11/16/2014
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 11/17/2014
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park - 11/19/2014
Exploring Spur Cross - 11/19/2014
Meandering the Merkle - Usery Park - 11/19/2014
Were Turkeys "Gobbled Up" by the Ancient Ones? - 11/19/2014
All About Deserts - Usery Park - 11/19/2014
10 Common Birds of the Sonoran Desert - McDowell - 11/19/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/19/2014
Scenic "See the Lake Like Never Before" Hike - Lake Pleasant - 11/20/2014
Fall Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/20/2014
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 11/20/2014
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 11/20/2014
Wellness Program -Estrella Park - 11/20/2014
"Just for Kids" - Storytime in the Desert - Usery Park - 11/20/2014
Tales of the Sonoran Desert - White Tank Mtn. - 11/20/2014
Reptile Discovery and Feeding - Lake Pleasant - 11/21/2014
McDowell Friday Fitness Hike-Tom's Thumb Trailhead (end of 128th st.*OUTSIDE* of park)- DIFFICULT - 11/21/2014
Backyard Birding - Usery Park - 11/21/2014
Home School Program: "Measurement Matters" - Usery Park - 11/21/2014
Trail Talk Series: San Tan - 11/21/2014
Hiking 101 - San Tan - 11/21/2014
Movie Night in the Park: “Grand Canyon Adventure” - Usery Park - 11/21/2014
Long Hike by Lake Pleasant - 11/22/2014
Progressive Fitness Hike #4 - Usery Park - 11/22/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 11/22/2014
Fitness Hike -Estrella Park - 11/22/2014
This Walk is for the Birds! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/22/2014
Archery 202 - Usery Park - 11/22/2014
Elephant Mountain Fortress Hike - Spur Cross - 11/22/2014
Competitive Track - Closed - McDowell - 11/22/2014
Introduction to Desert Plants - Usery Park - 11/22/2014
"The Thanksgiving Bird" - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/22/2014
Library Series - White Tank Wash Ecosystems and Plant Life - White Tank Mtn. - 11/22/2014
Desert Tales Author Storytelling -Estrella Park - 11/22/2014
Animal Art! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/22/2014
Snake Feeding - White Tank Mtn. - 11/22/2014
Kid's Photo Scavenger Hunt - Usery Park - 11/22/2014
"Rattlesnakes of Arizona!" - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/22/2014
Campfire & Social - McDowell - 11/22/2014
Rocks and Streams Walk - Spur Cross - 11/23/2014
Beginning Desert Hiking - Usery Park - 11/23/2014
Taste the Desert: Mesquite - San Tan - 11/23/2014
**Time Change** Sonoran Desert Simplified - San Tan - 11/23/2014
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 11/24/2014
Backyard Birding - Usery Park - 11/26/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/26/2014
* County Observed Holiday - 11/27/2014
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 11/27/2014
* County Observed Holiday - 11/28/2014
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan - 11/28/2014
Fridays Fitness Hike- McDowell - Sonoran Trail- DIFFICULT - 11/28/2014
"Just for Kids" - Little Desert Explorers - Usery Park - 11/28/2014
Introduction to Desert Plants - Usery Park - 11/28/2014
The Geology of Arizona - Usery Park - 11/28/2014
Progressive Fitness Hike #5 - Usery Park - 11/29/2014
Basic Geocaching - McDowell - 11/29/2014
Saturday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 11/29/2014
Clay Mine Adventure! - Cave Creek Regional Park - 11/29/2014
Wildlife Safari - Usery Park - 11/29/2014
Shoreline Fishing Talk @ Visitor Center - Lake Pleasant - 11/29/2014
Lunch with the Critters -Estrella Park - 11/29/2014
Man on the Mountain: Historical Hike - San Tan - 11/29/2014
Things to Do At or Near Lake Pleasant - Lake Pleasant - 11/29/2014
Campground Nature Walk - Usery Park - 11/29/2014
Animal Flashlight Walk - San Tan - 11/29/2014
Stargazing For Everyone -Estrella Park - 11/29/2014
New to Arizona? - Usery Park - 11/30/2014
Become a Jr. Ranger - McDowell - 11/30/2014
Kids Series: The Saguaro Cactus -Estrella Park - 11/30/2014
The Desert Tortoise and Friends - McDowell - 11/30/2014
Desert Edibles Walk - Usery Park - 11/30/2014


Events for All Parks
December, 2014
Take Your Walk to the Desert - Spur Cross - 12/1/2014
Basics of Bird Watching - Usery Park - 12/3/2014
Exploring the Dragonfly Trail - Spur Cross - 12/3/2014
Animal Tracks and Scat - Usery Park - 12/3/2014
Three Mile Thursday - Usery Park - 12/4/2014
Winter Fitness Hike - Cave Creek Regional Park - 12/4/2014
Hiking for Fitness - Lake Pleasant - 12/4/2014
Thursday Bird Walk - Usery Park - 12/4/2014

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