AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Officials from the Don Harrington Discovery Center (DHDC) and the Wildcat Bluff Nature Center (WBNC) introduced upcoming events for the month of May.
May 8, Mothers Day:
According to DHDC, Mothers day generally is a household day trip at The Discovery Center and Wildcat Bluff Nature Center, DHDC mentioned mothers get in free.
May 13, Toddler Tracks at Wildcat Bluff Nature Center:
The WBNC mentioned Toddler Tracks is for teenagers ages 5 and underneath and a caregiver is from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. within the Wildcat Bluff Center. WBNC mentioned they’ll host a nature-themed storytime, do a craft or hands-on exercise and go for a nature stroll on Libb’s Trail. The nature middle mentioned to decorate for the climate and convey a water bottle.
May 14, Plan to Get Lost: A Wilderness Survival Course at Wildcat Bluff Nature Center:
WBNC mentioned Plan to Get Lost is a two-part wilderness survival sequence on May 14 and half 2 on May 21, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m within the Wildcat Bluff Nature Center.
WBNC additionally mentioned area is proscribed to twenty individuals ages 11 and up. Tickets are $25 per particular person together with all directions for half 1 and half 2, path charges, and a reference binder to take residence.
The program takes place on the Wildcat Bluff trails with lectures, demonstrations, and discussions from grasp naturalists Wayne Benson and Bill Briggs. Topics embrace fireplace, water, and shelter. You might want to convey a day pack, water, lunch, and a few path snacks mentioned the WBNC.
May 21-22, Wildlife Weekend:
Wildlife Weekend DHDC will accomplice with Wildwest Wildlife Rehabilitation to indicate individuals a particular animal-focused presentation.
DHDC mentioned the schedule will likely be accessible quickly.
May 27, Discover for a Dollar: END OF SCHOOL BASH:
DHDC mentioned they’ll rejoice the tip of faculty from 12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
$1 admission for everybody.
DHDC occasion can have:
- Demos from Excel Energy, Pantex, and Bell Flight
- A bouncy home and water rockets
- And entry to reveals, the area theater, and the Outdoor Science Park
May 27 – September 18, Under The Arctic: Digging into Permafrost:
DHDC mentioned the Under The Arctic exhibit is a collaborative effort between the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) and the Geophysical Institute on the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF), transports guests to the Arctic utilizing the sights and smells of the nation’s solely permafrost analysis tunnel.
May 28, Discover for A Dollar at Wildcat Bluff Nature Center:
Explore Wildcat Bluff Nature Center for $1 particular person all day lengthy.
May 30, Memorial Day:
The Don Harrington Discovery Center will likely be open for Memorial Day.