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Packrat Playhouse: Hidden in the Midden

Program Descriptions

Thursday July 19th 2018: (Infant to 5 years old)
Story Time featuring 'The Night Flower'
The saguaro cactus is an icon of the Sonoran Desert and relied upon for food and housing by many desert animals. Its blooming, pollinating, and fruiting periods define summer in the desert. During story time kids will learn all about this amazing plant! Additionally, everyone will meet an animal and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Saturday July 21st 2018: (6 to 12 years old)
Story Time featuring 'The Night Flower'
The saguaro cactus is an icon of the Sonoran Desert and relied upon for food and housing by many desert animals. Its blooming, pollinating, and fruiting periods define summer in the desert. During story time kids will learn all about this amazing plant! Additionally, everyone will meet an animal and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Thursday July 26th 2018: (Infant to 5 years old)
Animal Yoga
Animals can bend, stretch, jump, and move! Come bring out the animal in you. In this movement-focused class we'll learn about animals as we mimic their yoga poses. We'll also meet a live animal and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Saturday July 28th 2018: (6 to 12 years old)
Animal Yoga
Animals can bend, stretch, jump, and move! Come bring out the animal in you. In this movement-focused class we'll learn about animals as we mimic their yoga poses. We'll also meet a live animal and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Thursday August 2nd 2018: (Infant to 5 years old)
Animals and Art
Learn about packrats through arts and crafts! Design your own packrat house and fill it with treasure. Let a live animal inspire your artistic side and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Saturday August 4th 2018: (6 to 12 years old)
Animals and Art
Learn about packrats through arts and crafts! Design your own packrat house and fill it with treasure. Let a live animal inspire your artistic side and go home with a fun prize. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Thursday August 9th 2018: (Infant to 5 years old)
Music and You!
Sing, dance, and get silly during music time! Learn about our desert creatures and make your own instrument to take home. A live animal will inspire the tunes! This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Saturday August 11th 2018: (6 to 12 years old)
Music and You!
Sing, dance, and get silly during music time! Learn about our desert creatures and make your own instrument to take home. A live animal will inspire the tunes! This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
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