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Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Mon, April 28
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natu…

First Friday Forts

Fri, May 2
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

First Friday Forts is back from its winter hiatus, so come to PEEC and get building! On th…

Earth Day Festival 2014

Sat, May 3
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The Earth Day Festival is PEEC's biggest event of the year, and this year will be no excep…

Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Mon, May 5
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natu…

An Introduction to Bird Songs

Thu, May 8
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Have you ever been confused by a finch warbling or a warbler trilling? This class is your…

Paleoethnobotany: Seeds of Survival

Sat, May 10
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

What is paleoethnobotany? In her presentation at PEEC, Pamela McBride will talk about how…

Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Mon, May 12
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natu…

Everything You Need to Know to Protect your Home from Fire

Wed, May 14
7:00 PM

As the 2014 fire season draws near, it is on many of our minds. Besides the threat of wild…

Small Fry Prospect Geology Outing

Sat, May 17
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Patrick Rowe's trips for PEEC are extremely popular, and this visit to the Small Fry Prosp…

Nature Playtimes Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Mon, May 19
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Every Monday, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natu…

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Earth Day 2013
Dig Nature



Earth Day Festival

Saturday, April 20

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

3540 Orange Street

Clan Tynker

The Earth Day Festival is PEEC's biggest event of the year! The festival will feature booths and displays where community groups will show their earth-friendly products and practices, and provide information about our environment on the Pajarito Plateau.

Hillstompers
  • Live entertainment by Renaissance entertainment group Clan Tynker and the Hill Stompers.
  • Over 20 booths
  • Food vendors
  • Kids activities, including "Walk Like a Wolf", the "Mudpie Kitchen", and making miniature adobes with the Cornerstones Community Partnership.
  • Festival parking will be at Sullivan Field. Shuttle to PEEC on Orange Street will be provided by Atomic City Transit.

Underground of Enchantment Exhibit

April 5 - May 29
Mesa Public Library & PEEC

Underground of Enchantment is a 3D photograph exhibit featuring the beautiful formations and microbiology of one of the most interesting caves in the world- Lechuguilla Cave in southeastern New Mexico. To protect the spectacular but fragile ecosystem, entry into Lechuguilla is restricted to exploration and science.

The exhibit includes outstanding images from photographers David De Roest, Michel Renda, Daniel Chailloux, and Peter and Ann Bosted. Photos will be displayed at Mesa Public Library and PEEC. A short movie will also be played at PEEC in conjunction with the exhibit, during open hours and by appointment.

Don't miss the exhibit opening on April 5:
4-5:30 p.m. at Mesa Public Library
5-6:30 p.m. at PEEC


Sponsors

We gratefully acknowledge our Earth Day sponsors, who make PEEC's Earth Day Festival possible and support the mission of PEEC.




 

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3540 Orange Street (or PO Box 547)
Los Alamos, NM, 87544
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Banner photo by Hari Viswanathan; logo by Tori Hansen; photographs by many community members.
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