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Highlands Center’s Nature Camps: Spring 2017

Spring Break Camps, March 13-17 For grades 1-2 and 3-4 Knee-High Naturalist Club, March 25 & April 1, 8, 15, 22 For 3 & 4 year olds PRESCOTT, AZ –January 17, 2017 – The Highlands Center Nature Camps provide an informative, playful and affordable opportunity to...

CNSC Starting in January!

Community Nature Series Week One PRESCOTT, AZ –January 3, 2016 - Explore local natural history and discover a wide range of topics from birds to insects to medicinal plants during the Community Nature Series at the Highlands Center. Running Tuesdays and Thursdays from...

Highlands Center’s Fall Break Camps, Oct 10-14

Innovative and engaging learning activities in nature PRESCOTT, AZ –September 15, 2016 – The Highlands Center's Fall Break Camps will run from October 10-14, and are a meaningful way for children of all ages to spend a week learning about nature in an informative and...

Community Nature Study Classes

Ever wonder about our local Natural History? PRESCOTT, AZ –December 14, 2016 - Explore local natural history and discover a wide range of topics from birds to insects to medicinal plants during the Community Nature Series at the Highlands Center. Running Tuesdays and...

Naturalist Certification Program

For adults who are interested in expanding their understanding of local Natural History and sharing their passions and knowledge with the community. PRESCOTT, AZ – August 2, 2016: Adults who are interested in expanding their understanding of local Natural History and...

September Programs and Events

September Events at The Highlands Center • Botany, History, Exploration, Thursday, September 8, 6:30pm. FREE • Audubon Bird Walk Free, Saturday, September 10, 7:00am • 2016 Hiking Spree Kick-Off Saturday, September 10, Free, • Evening Forest Walk, Friday, August 26,...

Highlands Center’s Wander the Wild Annual Fundraiser

Sunday, October 2, 2016  Adventure-Themed Live Auction and Dinner Fundraiser at Capital Canyon Club (formerly Hassayampa Country Club) PRESCOTT, AZ –August 24, 2016 – The 8th annual Wander The Wild, the Highlands Center for Natural History's biggest yearly fundraiser,...

Arthropalooza & Bug-a-Boo Bliss

A weekend for the "Bug Lover in All of Us" Friday & Saturday, August 12 & 13 PRESCOTT, AZ – August 2, 2016 Enjoy a weekend for the "Bug Lover in All of Us" when the Highlands Center presents Bug-A-Boo Bliss on Friday, Aug 12, and Arthropalooza, a celebration...

July Events at The Highlands Center

Summer Camps, Nature Walks and Jazz PRESCOTT, AZ – June 22, 2016 As Monsoon season comes to the Central Highlands, it is a perfect time to get out hike. Our Naturalist-led walks are now on Thursdays also. The Center's Summer F.U.N. Camps extend through July, and offer...