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Nature Meditations

Friday, December 11, 1 to 1:45 p.m. Adults, free. Step away from the computer and get out of the house with this physically-distanced guided meditation walk through the park. Using our senses, we can meditate with nature to help us navigate our problems and connect with ourselves. ***Limited to 9 participants and 1 instructor masks…
meteor shower

FULL-Mars & Meteors

Saturday, December 12, 7 to 8 p.m. Ages 6+ yrs. free. Join us for a night of telescope viewing of the beautiful red planet Mars and search for meteors of the annual Geminids shower. ***Limited to 9 participants and 1 instructor; masks and temperature screening required, please do not attend if you feel ill***
nature ornament samples

FULL-Nature Ornaments Virtual On-Demand

Friday, December 18, 2 to 3 p.m. Ages 2-12 yrs.. $3 Register to claim your salt dough kit. Salt dough has been used for centuries as an easy dough to craft with to celebrate the seasons and holidays. Watch a video to learn how to make the dough, color it, shape it and create seasonal…
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FULL-Nighttime Nature Walk

Saturday, December 19 4-6 p.m. All ages, free. Nighttime nature & wildlife can be beautiful if we look through nocturnal eyes. Nocturnal animals have specialized visual adaptations that make them perfectly suited to life after dark, but that doesn’t mean we can’t learn from them. Join this nocturnal exploration to see how nature lights up…

Closed For Holiday

City of Arvada Facilities will be closed to observe the holiday. Happy Holidays and hope to see you soon!

Closed For Holiday

City of Arvada Facilities will be closed to observe the holiday. Happy Holidays and hope to see you soon!

Closed For Holiday

City of Arvada Facilities will be closed to observe the holiday. Happy Holidays and hope to see you soon!

Closed For Holiday

City of Arvada Facilities will be closed to observe the holiday. Happy Holidays and hope to see you soon!
Standley Lake Stargazing

Stargazing for Everyone (Virtual)

Friday, January 5, 7 to 8 p.m. All ages, free. Getting familiar with the night sky is an endlessly rewarding pursuit, and it’s not nearly as difficult as you might think! You’ll learn how to find the North Star, famous constellations, the planets, and even the International Space Station on any night in this virtual…
dragon drawing

Discover Mythical Creatures Through Art Series

Wednesdays, January 6 – March 10, 4 to 5:30 p.m. Ages 6-12 yrs., $90. Draw, paint, sculpt and create a mask of your favorite fabled and fantasy animals.  Bring mermaids, dragons, werewolves and centaurs to life through various artistic media.  Bring a healthy after school snack each week of this 10 week series.  Instructor: Dave Sullivan. ***Limited…