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Packrat Playhouse: Hidden in the Midden

Program Descriptions

Friday November 23rd 2018: (2 to 5 years old)
The Beauty and Bounty of Bees
Tucson is the bee capital of the United States! Come learn about these busy buzzers and what they pollinate. Wild bees and honey bees help make our food- and we are thank-full. Let’s create some bee-utiful art, too! This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Saturday November 24th 2018: (6 to 12 years old)
The Beauty and Bounty of Bees
Tucson is the bee capital of the United States! Come learn about these busy buzzers and what they pollinate. Wild bees and honey bees help make our food- and we are thank-full. Let’s create some bee-utiful art, too! This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Friday November 30th 2018: (2 to 5 years old)
Story time featuring “Don’t Call Me a Pig”
Jave ya herd? Javelinas are awesome! During this interactive story time we’ll learn all about these (non-piggy) animals. Then, we’ll meet an animal and use our senses to find our family in a javelina inspired game. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Saturday December 1st 2018: (6 to 12 years old)
Story time featuring “Don’t Call Me a Pig”
Jave ya herd? Javelinas are awesome! During this interactive story time we’ll learn all about these (non-piggy) animals. Then, we’ll meet an animal and use our senses to find our family in a javelina inspired game. This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Friday December 7th 2018: (Infant to 5 years old)
The Science of Sssnakes
Snakes are amazing! They slither, climb, and see in the dark. During this STEM-focused program, participants will use special technology to "see like a snake" during a scavenger hunt and meet a live animal! This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Saturday December 8th 2018: (6 to 12 years old)
The Science of Sssnakes
Snakes are amazing! They slither, climb, and see in the dark. During this STEM-focused program, participants will use special technology to "see like a snake" during a scavenger hunt and meet a live animal! This activity is followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Friday December 14th 2018: (2 to 5 years old)
A Mess in the Nest
Many desert animals build nests! Sometimes they look like quite a mess. Meet an animal, make a mess of your own with slime & finger paint, and go home with a prize. These STEAM-focused activities are followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Saturday December 15th 2018: (6 to 12 years old)
A Mess in the Nest
Many desert animals build nests! Sometimes they look like quite a mess. Meet an animal, make a mess of your own with slime & finger paint, and go home with a prize. These STEAM-focused activities are followed by exclusive playtime in Packrat Playhouse before we open to the public.
Friday December 21st 2018: (2 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 December 22nd 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.
Friday December 28th 2018: (2 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 December 29th 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.

Program Cost: $12 per child (non-members), & $10 per child (members)

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