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  • Saguaro National Park

    Adaptations: Recipe for Survival

    • Time: 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    Easy 100-yard Walk: Take a walk in our Cactus Garden Walk to discover some physical and behavioral adaptations of desert plants.

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    • Time: 11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    Walk: Hear some astonishing reasons about why so few Saguaro seeds make it to fruitition.

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    Not So Creepy Crawlies

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: RMD (East) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    Presentation: Come discover the fascinating world of snakes, insects, and arachnids.

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    Raptors!

    • Time: 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    Talk: Southern Arizona and the Sonoran Desert Region are renowned for the large variety of animal and plant species, especially birds.

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    • Time: 2:15 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

    Talk: Learn about some of our most feared and misunderstood arthropods who call this park home.

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    • Time: 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
    • Location: Rincon District Mountain (East) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

    Presentation/Talk: The summer heat and humidity bring the mighty and sometimes destructive monsoon rain.

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  • Saguaro National Park

    History of the Rincon Valley

    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Location: RMD (East) District
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

    Guided Hike Take a stroll down Hope Camp Trail and learn about the homesteaders and ranchers who settles here.

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    • Time: 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

    Walk: Stroll the Cactus Garden and identify the most common hazards hidden in the desert, uncover survival strategies of native plants and animals, and acquire practical tips to ensure your safety. Wheelchair accessible

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  • Saguaro National Park

    Spiny, Shady, and COOL!

    • Time: 11:15 AM to 11:45 AM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

    Walk: Come for a short walk and discover the great variety of cacti that inhabit this unique and fascinating desert.

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  • Saguaro National Park

    Life and the Desert

    • Time: 10:00 AM
    • Location: RMD (East) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Thursday, April 26, 2018

    Tour/Activity: Explore the basic principles and structures of life.

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    Living With Giants

    • Time: 10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Thursday, April 26, 2018

    Talk: The saguaro celebrates events and faces challenges throughout its life. A biologist explains how it provides shelter and substance for wildlife, when it flowers, its' growth patters, and how it fights for survival.

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    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Location: RMD (East) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Thursday, April 26, 2018

    Presentation: Discover the ecological community that comes to life in the nighttime, including nocturnal animals, night-blooming plants and pollinators.

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    Spiny, Shady, and COOL!

    • Time: 11:15 AM to 11:45 AM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Thursday, April 26, 2018

    Walk: Come for a short walk and discover the great variety of cacti that inhabit this unique and fascinating desert.

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  • Saguaro National Park

    A Century of Tales

    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Location: RMD (East) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Friday, April 27, 2018

    Presentation: Join us in the visitor center auditorium as we review a century of fun and interesting stories from those who lived and worked in what is today Saguaro National Park.

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    Desert Botany 101

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 9:45 AM
    • Location: RMD (East) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Friday, April 27, 2018

    Garden Walk: Review the basic principles of desert botany on this easy walk through our Cactus Garden.

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  • Saguaro National Park

    Lizards are Hot, Lizards are Cool

    • Time: 2:15 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Friday, April 27, 2018

    Talk: Lizards are small denizens of the desert that are a critical component to our desert community. Find out what it means when they do pushups or exhibit other odd behaviors. Wheelchair accessible

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    Spiny, Shady, and COOL!

    • Time: 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Friday, April 27, 2018

    Walk: Come for a short walk and discover the great variety of cacti that inhabit this unique and fascinating desert.

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    • Time: 3:15 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Friday, April 27, 2018

    Talk & Walk: The iconic Saguaro is the focal point for a discussion of how the parts of the Sonoran Desert work together to create a rich living desert that is unique in the world.

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    • Time: 2:15 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Talk: Learn about some of our most feared and misunderstood arthropods who call this park home.

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    Marvelous Mimicry

    • Time: 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Talk: Not all is as it appears...come learn all about the optical illusion that is mimicry and adaptation.

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  • Saguaro National Park

    The Plants Tell All

    • Time: 9:45 AM to 11:45 AM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain Disctrict (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Walk: Join a park naturalist to learn the secrets of what ties the plants and animals of the Sonoran Desert together.

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    The Point of the Matter is Cactus

    • Time: 1:00 PM
    • Location: Rincon Mountain District (East) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Presentation: Cactus are much more than strange plants and spines. This theater presentation will highlight these survival marvels with a beautiful photo gallery. Wheelchair accessible.

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    Cooking with Prickly Pear

    • Time: 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    Demonstration: A live cooking demonstration will show you how to prepare and cook prickly pear and its fruit.

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    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Location: RMD (East) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Monday, April 30, 2018

    Presentation: Go on a fantastic trip across the Sonoran Desert with one adventurous tortoise who called Saguaro National Park her home - until she set her eye on farther horizons!

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Tucson , AZ 85730

Phone:

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