fort in outdoor nature explore classroom

FULL Nature Playdate

Geared toward ages 2-12 yrs., free. (adults must register as well/supervision required) Connect with your little ones in our Nature Explore Space. Try new activities or simply play in nature with wood cookies, forts, and more. Dress for the weather-outdoors only.
urban telescope viewing

Sixty Minute Celestial

Saturday, April 17, 8 to 9, & 9 to 10 pm Saturday, May 22, 8:30 to 9:30, & 9:30 to 10:30 pm Ages 6+ yrs., free. 60 minutes with one very, large telescope…the night sky search is on! Join naturalist Mike Dempsey for an hour of telescope viewing and ask your celestial questions.
child with ladybugs

G.O. Time (Get Outdoors)

Saturday, May 1, 9 to 10, & 10:30 to 11:30 am Saturday, May 29, 9 to 10, & 10:30 to 11:30 am Ages 4 – 9yrs., free. Anything can happen when you spend an hour out in nature!  Go on a scavenger hunt, build the best stick house anyone has ever seen, sketch a flashy…
fort in outdoor nature explore classroom

FULL Nature Playdate

Geared toward ages 2-12 yrs., free. (adults must register as well/supervision required) Connect with your little ones in our Nature Explore Space. Try new activities or simply play in nature with wood cookies, forts, and more. Dress for the weather-outdoors only.
urban telescope viewing

Sixty Minute Celestial

Saturday, April 17, 8 to 9, & 9 to 10 pm Saturday, May 22, 8:30 to 9:30, & 9:30 to 10:30 pm Ages 6+ yrs., free. 60 minutes with one very, large telescope…the night sky search is on! Join naturalist Mike Dempsey for an hour of telescope viewing and ask your celestial questions.
child with ladybugs

G.O. Time (Get Outdoors)

Saturday, May 1, 9 to 10, & 10:30 to 11:30 am Saturday, May 29, 9 to 10, & 10:30 to 11:30 am Ages 4 – 9yrs., free. Anything can happen when you spend an hour out in nature!  Go on a scavenger hunt, build the best stick house anyone has ever seen, sketch a flashy…
Standley Lake Stargazing

Stargazing for Everyone (Virtual)

All ages, free. Get familiar with the night sky as we explore the cosmos from Earth.   Stargazing is an endlessly rewarding pursuit, and it is not nearly as difficult as you might think!  Join us as we journey through our solar system, constellations, and deep space objects in this monthly virtual tour. Different topic(s) each…
Majestic View's 10 inch scope

Olde Town Telescope Night

The July 2 telescope night has been rescheduled for July 23, same time same place.  Begins at sunset and goes for 2 hours-if no queue, you can walk up and ask Nature Center representative. All ages, free. Cancelled if inclement weather; telescope may not be able to see anything if cloudy. Meet in Olde Town…
tai chi in the gardens

Majestic Gardens Tai Chi          

Mondays, June 7 – July 26, Continuing 5 to 6 p.m. Beginning 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. Adults, $80 for 8 weeks Enjoy this small class in the great outdoors next to the Nature Center in beautiful Majestic View Park, with physical distancing and masks required. This gentle, low impact Tai Chi class is adapted from…
dandelion

Garden Volunteer Workshop

You can volunteer for an hour or two in the Majestic View Gardens. Scouts, teens, or anyone wanting to get their hands dirty can start their day weeding, shaping, digging or helping with various projects. Contact majesticviewnc@arvada.org with questions, no registration. Please dress for the weather and some tools are available, but feel free to…