Plein Air Art Festival

 

View paintings, talk to the artists and have the first opportunity to purchase work from the 2021 Prescott Plein Air Art Festival
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Enjoy an open air reception at the beautiful  FINN at Touchmark at the Ranch  with live music, cash bar and free  gourmet hors d’oeuvres

Free Zoom Presentations

Joins us on select Monday evenings for free Zoom presentations from 7 pm-8:30 pm. On October 25th Jeff Foster will be presenting on White-nose Syndrome in Southwest Bat Populations and on November 15th Ryder Moreno will discuss Color of Birds: The Physics Behind Different Feather Colors.

Arts and Crafts

We love nature-themed arts and crafts at the Highlands Center. Join us for Colored Pencil Drawing Series or our Wreath making Workshop if you do too!

Hiking Spree!

This is a community-wide event that takes place each fall and can be completed at the participant’s own pace. People from all over the state come to Prescott to hike 8 out of 10 trails within the Prescott National Forest and the City of Prescott between September and December.

Wonder – Explore – Discover

The Highlands Center, a Prescott nature center, is a hub for lifelong learning, designed to invite discovery of the wonders of nature.

Fresh Air Moments: Restoration on Lynx Creek

Fresh Air Moments: Restoration on Lynx Creek

Learn more about riparian restoration, specifically efforts made on a Lynx Creek tributary at the Highlands Center for Natural History, with funding from the Yavapai Resource Advisory Committee and in partnership with the Prescott National Forest.  

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THIS SATURDAY! Discovery Saturday
October 30, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm FREE
LAST ONE FOR THE YEAR!

THIS SATURDAY! Discovery Saturday
October 30, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm FREE
LAST ONE FOR THE YEAR!
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Congratulations to Bill Cramer for winning best in show, Cindy Carrillo for honorable mention and Russell Johnson for winning the peoples choice award at the 2021 Prescott Plein Air Art Festival. Thanks to all of the visitors, sponsors, and of course the artists, for sharing their tremendous talents during this years festival.
 If you missed the Prescott Plein Air Art Festivals reception Sunday, you may still view and purchase the remaining works from October 30 - November 28 during the post-event exhibit and sale. Call the Phippen Museum at (928)-778-1385 for exhibit and opening reception details or visit: 
http://phippenartmuseum.org/upcoming-exhibits/

Congratulations to Bill Cramer for winning best in show, Cindy Carrillo for honorable mention and Russell Johnson for winning the peoples choice award at the 2021 Prescott Plein Air Art Festival. Thanks to all of the visitors, sponsors, and of course the artists, for sharing their tremendous talents during this year's festival.
If you missed the Prescott Plein Air Art Festival's reception Sunday, you may still view and purchase the remaining works from October 30 - November 28 during the post-event exhibit and sale. Call the Phippen Museum at (928)-778-1385 for exhibit and opening reception details or visit:
phippenartmuseum.org/upcoming-exhibits/
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More Bat Business

More Bat Business

Are bats in danger?   The answer is most definitely yes!  And it is mostly our fault.  Considering the many beneficial effects that bats have on our lives, we are not repaying them very well.  Worldwide, bats are threatened or endangered by the stresses related to...

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The Highlands Center for Natural History

Prescott Nature Center

In our classroom without walls you will discover Ponderosa Pine covered mountains, deeply shaded riparian habitats, chaparral and woodland, remarkable geologic formations, and amazing vistas, in addition to all manner of forest inhabitants. With educational programming, hiking trails, and a botanic garden, our Prescott nature center has activities for all ages. 1375 S. Walker Road, Prescott, AZ 86303 Get Directions > 

Highlands Center building, providing outdoor education activities

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