Festival of Science Open House

  • Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014
  • Time: 10:00 AM– 1:00 PM
  • Cost: Free!

As part of the Flagstaff Festival of Science, we’re offering a free celebration of science and nature in the gardens especially for families. Research Botanist Sheila Murray will provide hands on science demonstrations, and children can participate in a scavenger hunt and craft activities.

 

Special Activities for Children!

  • Children’s Craft: Seed mosaics
    Location: Outdoor Picnic area
  • “Sharp Eyes” Hike
    Inner Loop Nature Trail
  • Nature Bingo and I SPY cards
    Available at Visitor Center front desk

 

Event Schedule

  • 10:30am: Kid’s Nature hike
    Location: Courtyard
  • 11am: Docent led tour
    General tour of the gardens
    Location: Courtyard
  • 11:30am: Kid’s Nature hike
    Location: Courtyard
  • Noon: Docent led tour
    Special emphasis: Fall color
    Location: Courtyard
  • Noon: Airborne Raptors
    Location: Riparian Ramada
  • 1 p.m: Docent led tour
    General tour of the gardens
    Location: Courtyard
  • 10am - 1pm: Demonstrations with Sheila Murray, Research Botanist

    Location: Horticulture Center