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Other programs

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Group Programs

Summer Adventure Programs

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Calendar

Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Monday, April 28, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a craft, story, and outsid…

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First Friday Forts

Friday, May 2, 2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

First Friday Forts is back from its winter hiatus, so come to PEEC and get building! On the first Friday of every month, join other kids who like buil…

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Earth Day Festival 2014

Saturday, May 3, 2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The Earth Day Festival is PEEC's biggest event of the year, and this year will be no exception! You'll be entertained by Clan Tynker and the Hill Stom…

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Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Monday, May 5, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a craft, story, and outsid…

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An Introduction to Bird Songs

Thursday, May 8, 2014
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Have you ever been confused by a finch warbling or a warbler trilling? This class is your chance to start learning or improve your skills at identifyi…

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Paleoethnobotany: Seeds of Survival

Saturday, May 10, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

What is paleoethnobotany? In her presentation at PEEC, Pamela McBride will talk about how we retrieve plant material from archaeological sites, what p…

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Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Monday, May 12, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a craft, story, and outsid…

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Everything You Need to Know to Protect your Home from Fire

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
7:00 PM

As the 2014 fire season draws near, it is on many of our minds. Besides the threat of wildfire though, we also need to take general fire safety measur…

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Small Fry Prospect Geology Outing

Saturday, May 17, 2014
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Patrick Rowe's trips for PEEC are extremely popular, and this visit to the Small Fry Prospect Mine, north of Española, should be no exception.

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Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Monday, May 19, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a craft, story, and outsid…

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Natural Channel Design and Stream and Wetland Restoration on the Valles Caldera

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
7:00 PM

Join Steve Vrooman, owner and president of Santa Fe-based design/build firm Keystone Restoration Ecology, for an informative talk about projects in th…

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Pathway to Environmental Stewardship at LANL: Cultural Resources and Trails Management

Thursday, May 29, 2014
7:00 PM

Join Daniel Pava, Jennifer Payne and LeAnn Purtzer, as they discuss environmental stewardship at LANL. The trio will talk about LANL's efforts to eval…

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Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Monday, June 2, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a craft, story, and outsid…

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Summer Family Evenings: Our Furry and Feathered Friends - Living with New Mexico’s Wildlife

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Summer Family Evenings at PEEC are back! Tuesday evenings in June and July, PEEC invites families and people of all ages to join in the fun. Starting…

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Quiet, Gentle Walk

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A gentle walk for those who want a quiet walk along a relatively flat trail. The walks range from one to two miles in length and may include gentle ch…

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Canyons, Mesas, Mountains and Skies

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Wednesday mornings in June, Melissa Mackey will take our children ages 6-10 on an imaginative journey of life in our Canyons, Mesas, Mountains, and Sk…

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First Friday Forts

Friday, June 6, 2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

First Friday Forts is back from its winter hiatus, so come to PEEC and get building! On the first Friday of every month, join other kids who like buil…

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Nature Odyssey - Super Sleuths in the Valles Caldera

Monday, June 9, 2014
8:30 AM - 6/13/2014 4:30 PM

For students entering grades 4-6, Nature Odyssey is THE activity of the summer! How do scientists study bears, fish, and other wild animals? What…

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Living Earth Adventure Program (LEAP)

Monday, June 9, 2014
8:00 AM - 6/13/2014 4:00 PM

THE thing to do this summer for students entering grades 7 and 8! This summer we will let our curiosity be our guide as we explore the diverse eco…

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Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Monday, June 9, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a craft, story, and outsid…

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Hiking Los Alamos 101: Classroom Session

Monday, June 9, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Are you interested in getting out on the trails in Los Alamos, but hesitant to begin exploring on your own?  Want to know more about Los Alamos t…

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Summer Family Evenings: Earthquakes in Our Backyard

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Could we have earthquakes in Los Alamos? Absolutely! We have had earthquakes in the past, and could have more in the future. PEEC's Summer Family Even…

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Wildlife Habitat Forum: Birds, Bears, Burnt Area Recovery and More

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

You may have seen homes around Los Alamos that display a National Wildlife Federation sign designating their property as a Certified Wildlife Habitat.

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Canyons, Mesas, Mountains and Skies

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Wednesday mornings in June, Melissa Mackey will take our children ages 6-10 on an imaginative journey of life in our Canyons, Mesas, Mountains, and Sk…

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Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Monday, June 16, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a craft, story, and outsid…

Details


Hiking Los Alamos 101: Geology

Monday, June 16, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Are you interested in getting out on the trails in Los Alamos, but hesitant to begin exploring on your own?  Want to know more about Los Alamos t…

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Summer Family Evenings: Storywalk

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Celebrate the joys of playing outside with this installation of our Summer Family Evenings. We will explore the pages of Roxaboxen through a…

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Quiet, Gentle Walk

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A gentle walk for those who want a quiet walk along a relatively flat trail. The walks range from one to two miles in length and may include gentle ch…

Details


Canyons, Mesas, Mountains and Skies

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Wednesday mornings in June, Melissa Mackey will take our children ages 6-10 on an imaginative journey of life in our Canyons, Mesas, Mountains, and Sk…

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The 1977 La Mesa Fire: A Wake Up Call?

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
5:30 PM

On the anniversary week of one of the most significant fires of the Jemez Mountains, Teralene Foxx will address what she has learned in over 30 years…

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Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Monday, June 23, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a craft, story, and outsid…

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Hiking Los Alamos 101: Cultural History

Monday, June 23, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Are you interested in getting out on the trails in Los Alamos, but hesitant to begin exploring on your own?  Want to know more about Los Alamos t…

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Summer Family Evenings: Predators, Prey and Art

Tuesday, June 24, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

This installation of Summer Family Evenings combines two of our favorite things at PEEC: wildlife and art. Chris Judson of Bandelier will give a slide…

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Canyons, Mesas, Mountains and Skies

Wednesday, June 25, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Wednesday mornings in June, Melissa Mackey will take our children ages 6-10 on an imaginative journey of life in our Canyons, Mesas, Mountains, and Sk…

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Hiking Los Alamos 101: Wildflower Identification

Monday, June 30, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Are you interested in getting out on the trails in Los Alamos, but hesitant to begin exploring on your own?  Want to know more about Los Alamos t…

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