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May 2018
Conservation Science Adventures - Summer Camp

Keep your kids active and learning this summer with camps at the International Wildlife Museum!

For Kids Ages 5-9 years old:

Creature Conservation: Discover animals that live in your backyard and around the world through museum explorations, hands-on science activities, live animal encounters, crafts and games. Each day is filled with fun and learning about habitats, adaptations, animal interactions, conservation and more. Two snacks are provided each day; please bring your lunch.

Wild Explorers: Explore the museum and our own backyard to learn what makes animals WILD! Learn about adaptations that allow animals to survive in extreme enviornments. Travel around the world in a week and see animals you may have never heard of before! Two snacks are provided each day; please bring your lunch.

Reptiles, Insects & Amphibians, Oh My!: Scaly, slimy, creepy and crawly is the theme of this camp! Meet our live animal ambassadors of these animal groups, help feed and learn how to care for them, make your own creatures during arts & crafts, and learn all about what makes these animals special during museum explorations, games, movies and more! Two snacks provided each day; please bring your lunch.

 

For Kids Ages 10-15 years old:

Survival of the Fittest: Learn what it takes for animals to survive in extreme environments, predator-prey concepts and special adaptations. Then, learn skills that will help you survive in the wild - shelter building, wilderness first aid, survival kit building, water purification techniques and more! This class will also
include archery lessons, taught by National Archery in the Schools Program Instructors. All materials are provided. Two snacks provided each day; please bring your lunch.

Story Time

Join us every Wednesday in June & July for Story Time and a Live Animal Encounter! Each week will have a different book(s) and you'll meet one of our live animals!

Note: No story time on July 4th

Jun 2018
Project Go Wild Workshop: Reptiles & Amphibians

Reptiles & Amphibians can sometimes get confused with one another! Come learn what makes them different through a presentation, live animal encounters and a hands-on activity. Presentation starts at 10am.

Each time you attend a Project Go Wild Workshop, collect a bracelet. Collect the Reptiles & Amphibians bracelet for this attending this workshop!

All ages welcome - recommended for ages 6 & up.

$3/person plus museum admission; Workshop free with Museum Mebership or Summer Pass.

Jul 2018
Project Go Wild Workshop: Wilderness Survival

Learn some basics of surviving a night in the wilderness, what should be in a survival kit and make a paracord bracelet.

Each time you attend a Project Go Wild Workshop, collect a bracelet. Collect the Wilderness Survival bracelet for this attending this workshop!

All ages welcome - recommended for ages 9 & up.

$3/person plus museum admission; Workshop free with Museum Mebership or Summer Pass.

Story Time

Join us every Wednesday in June & July for Story Time and a Live Animal Encounter! Each week will have a different book(s) and you'll meet one of our live animals!

Note: No story time on July 4th

Jul 2018
Project Go Wild Workshop: Into the Wild

 Learn about adaptations that allow animals to survive in extreme enviornments such as polar, rainforest and desert!

Each time you attend a Project Go Wild Workshop, collect a bracelet. Collect the Into the Wild bracelet for this attending this workshop!

All ages welcome - recommended for ages 6 & up.

$3/person plus museum admission; Workshop free with Museum Mebership or Summer Pass.

Jul 2018
Project Go Wild Workshop: Fish & Wildlife Management

Learn how wildlife is managed in Arizona, what biologists do and make a bird feeder to take home.

Each time you attend a Project Go Wild Workshop, collect a bracelet. Collect the Fish & Wildlife Management bracelet for this attending this workshop!

All ages welcome - recommended for ages 9 & up.

$3/person plus museum admission; Workshop free with Museum Mebership or Summer Pass.

Jul 2018
Painting Class for Adults - Peacock

FUNDRAISER FOR THE MUSEUM! Half of all ticket sales go back into education programs at the museum!

6:30-8:30pm: Come unwind at the museum and have fun painting this whimsical peacock! Bring your own food & beverage to enjoy while you paint!

$30/person; includes materials and museum admission. Registration information coming soon!

Jul 2018
Project Go Wild Workshop: Insects

Join us for a presentation on Insects and what makes them unique! Meet some live members of the insect group and participate in a hands-on activity! Presentation begins at 10am.

Each time you attend a Project Go Wild Workshop, collect a bracelet. Collect the Insect bracelet for this attending this workshop!

All ages welcome - recommended for ages 6 & up.

$3/person plus museum admission; Workshop free with Museum Mebership or Summer Pass.

Jul 2018
Project Go Wild Workshop: Reptiles & Amphibians

Reptiles & Amphibians can sometimes get confused with one another! Come learn what makes them different through a presentation, live animal encounters and a hands-on activity. Presentation starts at 10am.

Each time you attend a Project Go Wild Workshop, collect a bracelet. Collect the Reptiles & Amphibians bracelet for this attending this workshop!

All ages welcome - recommended for ages 6 & up.

$3/person plus museum admission; Workshop free with Museum Mebership or Summer Pass.

Aug 2018
Flashlight Night at the Museum

Bring your flashlights, take safari selfies, encounter live reptiles and insects, watch fun movies and participate in a spotlight scavenger hunt. Archery is available for ages 9 and up! Lights go out at 6pm, but come earlier to see the museum with the lights on. The museum will be open 9am-8pm.

$10/adult; $7/senior or military; $5/child ages 4-12; ages 3 & under are free. Archery is $2/person for ages 9 and up.

Museum Members are free.