Little Explorers: Reptiles
Aug
22
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Reptiles

August Theme: Reptiles
Bumpy scales and hard skin are just a couple of ways to describe reptiles. Come discover what else makes them all the same at Little Explorers, a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Free for Members / Included in Park admission.

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Venomous Animal Show
Aug
24
3:00 PM15:00

Venomous Animal Show

Join us in Turtle Bay’s outdoor amphitheater for a special show about examining the world of the venomous animals! Guests of all ages will watch a rattlesnake slither through the grass and a tarantula crawl on the hand.  Learn how these incredible animals use their venom to survive their daily lives. Included with paid Park admission / always FREE for Members

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Paint Night at the Museum: California Poppies
Aug
24
4:30 PM16:30

Paint Night at the Museum: California Poppies

Invite your friends and register today for Paint Night at the Museum. No experience is necessary as local artist and art instructor, Lura Wilhelm, will guide you as you create your take-home masterpiece. One glass of wine and all materials are included. 21+ only, space is limited and pre-registration is required.

REGISTER ONLINE HERE

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Little Explorers: Reptiles
Aug
29
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Reptiles

August Theme: Reptiles
Bumpy scales and hard skin are just a couple of ways to describe reptiles. Come discover what else makes them all the same at Little Explorers, a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Free for Members / Included in Park admission.

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Sundial Bridge Tour
Aug
30
10:00 AM10:00

Sundial Bridge Tour

Join Turtle Bay Docents on a FREE interpretive tour of the Sundial Bridge. This exciting tour will provide you with in-depth information about the building of the bridge, how it works, and stories from many of the people involved in the project, including the inspiration of the designer, Santiago Calatrava. Tours meet at the South End of the Sundial Bridge.

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After Hours at the Museum
Aug
30
6:00 PM18:00

After Hours at the Museum

Adults get “dibs” on all the fun in the Museum during this 21+ event. Explore the exhibitions, help yourself to the cash bar, or discover one of our many hands-on activity stations.  Whether you’re leaving the kids at home or having a fun night out with friends, don’t let this opportunity pass! Join us for this specialized after hours event.

Cost: $10 for members presale / $12 non-members presale / $15 at the door

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Sundial Bridge Tour
Aug
31
10:00 AM10:00

Sundial Bridge Tour

Join Turtle Bay Docents on a FREE interpretive tour of the Sundial Bridge. This exciting tour will provide you with in-depth information about the building of the bridge, how it works, and stories from many of the people involved in the project, including the inspiration of the designer, Santiago Calatrava. Tours meet at the South End of the Sundial Bridge.

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Garden Tour: A Walk with the Horticulture Manager
Aug
31
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Tour: A Walk with the Horticulture Manager

  • Arboretum & Botanical Gardens West Gate (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Bring your notebooks and cameras for this participant-driven program. We’ll make our way through the Gardens with frequent stops for discussions about (what else?) plants! Meet at the West Entrance of Gardens 1155 Arboretum Drive (located off of Arboretum Drive next to the McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Nursery). Free for members/ Included with Park or Garden admission

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Little Explorers: Measure Me
Sep
5
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Measure Me

Go beyond measuring tapes and measuring cups. What else can you use to find out how small, big, heavy, light, fast, or slow different objects are? Little Explorers is a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Charlie Rabbit & Friends
Sep
7
10:00 AM10:00

Charlie Rabbit & Friends

  • McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Have gardening fun and get your wiggles out in the Gardens (or Greenhouse in rain). Charlie Rabbit features gardening and nature activities for young children, their siblings, parents and grandparents. Wear your favorite gardening clothes! Meet at the West Entrance of Gardens, 1155 Arboretum Dr. (located off of Arboretum Drive next to the McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Nursery). Free with Park or Garden admission.                                                             

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Little Explorers: Measure Me
Sep
12
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Measure Me

Go beyond measuring tapes and measuring cups. What else can you use to find out how small, big, heavy, light, fast, or slow different objects are? Little Explorers is a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Garden Class: Native Plants for Every Garden
Sep
14
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Class: Native Plants for Every Garden

  • Turtle Bay Exploration Park - Gardens Office (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

California's native plants are beautiful, tough, water thrifty and helpful to wildlife. Join us to learn about some of the best for your garden. Meet at Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Office - 1135 Arboretum Drive (Next to Greenhouse in Nursery). Cost: Members and Turtle Bay volunteers FREE, nonmembers $3.

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Family 2nd Saturday: Fall Fun
Sep
14
11:00 AM11:00

Family 2nd Saturday: Fall Fun

As the leaves, apples, and acorns fall from the trees – join our educators and volunteers to explore gravity and other forces in the autumnal season. Crunch, rip, or smoosh leaves in our sensory bins, create your own paper helicopter and more! Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members



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Big Blue Blocks
Sep
15
1:00 PM13:00

Big Blue Blocks

Play, build, and create with our Big Blue Blocks! Children build a new world each time they play. The Big Blue Blocks are child-directed and open-ended; they encourage self-expression through deep, joyful play. Play with our Big Blue Blocks and unlock children’s creative spirit! Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Little Explorers: Measure Me
Sep
19
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Measure Me

Go beyond measuring tapes and measuring cups. What else can you use to find out how small, big, heavy, light, fast, or slow different objects are? Little Explorers is a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Science Saturday: Genetics
Sep
21
11:00 AM11:00

Science Saturday: Genetics

All living things have DNA. Take on the role of a genome researcher and explore a wide range of activities focused on DNA and genetics.  Learn about inherited traits you share and what traits are unique to you. Join Turtle Bay educators and volunteers with hands-on activities that will engage the whole family and don’t forget to check out our newest exhibition, Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code.  Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members






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Famous Artist Portfolio Program Training
Sep
21
to Sep 22

Famous Artist Portfolio Program Training

This free program allows parents, teachers, and community members to present reproductions of significant artworks to students in the classroom. Attend this workshop to learn about the program and how you can bring art into the classroom. Portfolios are organized by grade level with follow-up art activities.

To register, call 530-242-3148 or email famousartists@turtlebay.org 

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Little Explorers: Measure Me
Sep
26
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Measure Me

Go beyond measuring tapes and measuring cups. What else can you use to find out how small, big, heavy, light, fast, or slow different objects are? Little Explorers is a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Teacher Professional Development Workshop – Treasure Boxes
Sep
28
9:00 AM09:00

Teacher Professional Development Workshop – Treasure Boxes

Learn to guide students in using collections of small, interesting objects in an innovative series of mathematics activities. Working with these “treasures” provides fresh and exciting ways for your students to learn and grow. Treasure Boxes is a curriculum guide produced by the Lawrence Hall of Science and works well for preschool – 3rd grade teachers. Participants will receive a curriculum guide, professional growth hours, and an opportunity to collaborate with other teachers. Cost is $30 per participant.

To register, visit www.turtlebay.org/professional-development or call 530-242-3108.

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Garden Tour: A Walk with the Horticulture Manager
Sep
28
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Tour: A Walk with the Horticulture Manager

  • Arboretum & Botanical Gardens West Gate (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Bring your notebooks and cameras for this participant-driven program. We’ll make our way through the Gardens with frequent stops for discussions about (what else?) plants! Meet at the West Entrance of Gardens 1155 Arboretum Drive (located off of Arboretum Drive next to the McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Nursery). Free for members/ Included with Park or Garden admission

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Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders
Oct
3
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders

October Theme: Nighttime Wonders
“Hoot, hoot, hoot!” is just one of the many nighttime sounds we hear. What animals come out only at night? Come and find out what they are doing when you are sound asleep. Little Explorers is a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders
Oct
10
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders

October Theme: Nighttime Wonders
“Hoot, hoot, hoot!” is just one of the many nighttime sounds we hear. What animals come out only at night? Come and find out what they are doing when you are sound asleep. Little Explorers is a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders
Oct
17
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders

October Theme: Nighttime Wonders
“Hoot, hoot, hoot!” is just one of the many nighttime sounds we hear. What animals come out only at night? Come and find out what they are doing when you are sound asleep. Little Explorers is a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Rockin' Reptiles
Oct
17
2:00 PM14:00

Rockin' Reptiles

Whether slithering through the grass or swimming through the ocean, all reptiles have many things in common.  But what makes each one unique? Come meet some of our scaly or slithering ambassadors in this up close encounter, with different animals presented each week.

Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members

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Paint Night at the Museum: Dia de los Muertos
Oct
19
4:30 PM16:30

Paint Night at the Museum: Dia de los Muertos

Invite your friends and register today for Paint Night at the Museum. No experience is necessary as local artist and art instructor, Lura Wilhelm, will guide you as you create your take-home masterpiece. One glass of wine and all materials are included. 21+ only, space is limited and pre-registration is required. Cost: $30 for members and $40 for non-members.

REGISTER ONLINE HERE >

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Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders
Oct
24
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders

October Theme: Nighttime Wonders
“Hoot, hoot, hoot!” is just one of the many nighttime sounds we hear. What animals come out only at night? Come and find out what they are doing when you are sound asleep. Little Explorers is a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Rockin' Reptiles
Oct
24
2:00 PM14:00

Rockin' Reptiles

Whether slithering through the grass or swimming through the ocean, all reptiles have many things in common.  But what makes each one unique? Come meet some of our scaly or slithering ambassadors in this up close encounter, with different animals presented each week.

Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members

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Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders
Oct
31
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Nighttime Wonders

October Theme: Nighttime Wonders
“Hoot, hoot, hoot!” is just one of the many nighttime sounds we hear. What animals come out only at night? Come and find out what they are doing when you are sound asleep. Little Explorers is a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members 

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Rockin' Reptiles
Oct
31
2:00 PM14:00

Rockin' Reptiles

Whether slithering through the grass or swimming through the ocean, all reptiles have many things in common.  But what makes each one unique? Come meet some of our scaly or slithering ambassadors in this up close encounter, with different animals presented each week.

Included with paid Park admission/ Free for Members

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Science Saturday: Phobia Fun
Aug
17
11:00 AM11:00

Science Saturday: Phobia Fun

August Theme: Phobia Fun
Are you afraid of heights? Does the dark make you nervous? Join our educators and volunteers as we explore common fears and phobias! Test the limits with our virtual reality plank walk, meet a creepy crawly face to face or discover how fears can keep our bodies safe! Free for Members / Included with Park admission.




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Little Explorers: Reptiles
Aug
15
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Reptiles

August Theme: Reptiles
Sun's out, fun is in! Discover new summer activities as we explore together at Little Explorers, a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Free for Members / Included in Park admission.

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Garden Class: Drought Tolerant Landscaping
Aug
10
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Class: Drought Tolerant Landscaping

  • Turtle Bay Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Office (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Garden Class: Drought Tolerant Landscaping at Home

Drought and heat tolerant gardening doesn’t just mean cacti and rock. Low water gardens can be colorful, interesting and attract lots of pollinators. Join Turtle Bay Horticulture volunteer Kelly Williams for a vivid PowerPoint tour of xeriscape possibilities for the Redding climate. Weather permitting, there will be a short walk into the botanical gardens following the presentation. Free for Members and Volunteers / $3 for nonmembers

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Little Explorers: Reptiles
Aug
8
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Reptiles

August Theme: Reptiles
Sun's out, fun is in! Discover new summer activities as we explore together at Little Explorers, a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Free for Members / Included in Park admission.

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Maker Wednesday: Ozobots
Aug
7
1:00 PM13:00

Maker Wednesday: Ozobots

Charter Communications presents Maker Wednesday at Turtle Bay! The maker movement is upon us! Join Turtle Bay educators and volunteers to explore a different making activity each program. Let your creativity and curiosity thrive as we build, collaborate, learn and make together!  Drop-in activities are from 1pm-3pm in the Museum. The theme for Wednesday, August 7 is Ozobots. Our Ozobots are not only fun and colorful but great tools for discovering coding and robotics. Join us as we solve puzzles, complete challenges and watch the Ozobots follow the code you set before them! Let your creativity and curiosity thrive as we build, collaborate, learn and make together! Maker Wednesday activities are FREE for Members / Included with Park admission.

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Sundial Bridge Tour
Aug
3
10:00 AM10:00

Sundial Bridge Tour

Join Turtle Bay Docents on a FREE interpretive tour of the Sundial Bridge. This exciting tour will provide you with in-depth information about the building of the bridge, how it works, and stories from many of the people involved in the project, including the inspiration of the designer, Santiago Calatrava. Tours meet at the South End of the Sundial Bridge.

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Charlie Rabbit & Friends
Aug
3
10:00 AM10:00

Charlie Rabbit & Friends

  • McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Have gardening fun and get your wiggles out in the Gardens (or Greenhouse in rain). Charlie Rabbit features gardening and nature activities for young children, their siblings, parents and grandparents. Wear your favorite gardening clothes! Meet at the West Entrance of Gardens, 1155 Arboretum Dr. (located off of Arboretum Drive next to the McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Nursery). Free with Park or Garden admission.                                                             

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Sundial Bridge Tour
Aug
2
10:00 AM10:00

Sundial Bridge Tour

Join Turtle Bay Docents on a FREE interpretive tour of the Sundial Bridge. This exciting tour will provide you with in-depth information about the building of the bridge, how it works, and stories from many of the people involved in the project, including the inspiration of the designer, Santiago Calatrava. Tours meet at the South End of the Sundial Bridge.

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Little Explorers: Reptiles
Aug
1
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Reptiles

August Theme: Reptiles
Sun's out, fun is in! Discover new summer activities as we explore together at Little Explorers, a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Free for Members / Included in Park admission.

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Maker Wednesday: Hovercrafts
Jul
31
1:00 PM13:00

Maker Wednesday: Hovercrafts

The maker movement is upon us! Join Turtle Bay educators and volunteers to explore a different making activity each program. The theme for Wednesday, July 31 is Hovercrafts. Guests of all ages can create hovercrafts from recycled materials and fly them in our wind tube!  Let your creativity and curiosity thrive as we build, collaborate, learn and make together!

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Venomous Animal Show
Jul
29
11:00 AM11:00

Venomous Animal Show

Join us in Turtle Bay’s outdoor amphitheater for a special show about examining the world of the venomous animals! Guests of all ages will watch a rattlesnake slither through the grass and a tarantula crawl on the hand.  Learn how these incredible animals use their venom to survive their daily lives. Included with paid Park admission / always FREE for Members

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Garden Tour: A Walk with the Horticulture Manager
Jul
27
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Tour: A Walk with the Horticulture Manager

  • Arboretum & Botanical Gardens West Gate (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Bring your notebooks and cameras for this participant-driven program. We’ll make our way through the Gardens with frequent stops for discussions about (what else?) plants! Meet at the West Entrance of Gardens 1155 Arboretum Drive (located off of Arboretum Drive next to the McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Nursery). Free for members/ Included with Park or Garden admission

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Sensory Hour at the Museum
Jul
27
9:00 AM09:00

Sensory Hour at the Museum

We are proud to open our Museum doors with our lights dimmed, minimal sounds, and a relaxed atmosphere. Sensory Hour is an exclusive event for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and their families to experience the Museum. This program is free, however pre-registration is required and space is limited. For more information and to register, please call 530-242-3108.

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After Hours at the Museum
Jul
26
6:00 PM18:00

After Hours at the Museum

Adults get “dibs” on all the fun in the Museum during this 21+ event. Explore the exhibitions, help yourself to the cash bar, or discover one of our many hands-on activity stations.  Whether you’re leaving the kids at home or having a fun night out with friends, don’t let this opportunity pass! Join us for this specialized after hours event.

Cost: $10 for members presale / $12 non-members presale / $15 at the door

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Final Fridays - Art by the Bridge
Jul
26
5:00 PM17:00
Art

Final Fridays - Art by the Bridge

  • Art Walk at Turtle Bay Exploration Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Turtle Bay Exploration Park will be showcasing local artists and makers in Final Fridays: Art by the Bridge, a series of monthly art events. Each event features “artist market” style booths, located along the walkway between the Sheraton Redding Hotel and Turtle Bay Exploration Park’s main entrance. Final Fridays: Art by the Bridge is free to the public and provides support and additional exposure to Redding’s vibrant art community. The series will run May through September 2019, allowing Turtle Bay guests to come together and enjoy our beautiful outdoors near the gateway to the Sundial Bridge.

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Little Explorers: Summer!
Jul
25
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Summer!

July Theme: Summer!
Sun's out, fun is in! Discover new summer activities as we explore together at Little Explorers, a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Free for Members / Included in Park admission.

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Maker Wednesday: Tiny Sculptures
Jul
24
1:00 PM13:00

Maker Wednesday: Tiny Sculptures

The maker movement is upon us! Join Turtle Bay educators and volunteers to explore a different making activity each program. Let your creativity and curiosity thrive as we build, collaborate, learn and make together!  The theme for Wednesday, July 24 is Tiny Sculptures. Learn how you can you draw in 3D while creating a mini masterpiece with our 3D doodle pens. Guests can also fashion a bracelet, build an action figure, or make a unique piece of art. Maker Wednesday activities are FREE for Members / Included with Park admission.

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Science Saturday: To the Moon!
Jul
20
11:00 AM11:00

Science Saturday: To the Moon!

July Theme: To the Moon!
Where were you on July 20, 1969? Join us as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing! Drop-in activities are from 11am-3pm in the Museum, great for all ages! Free for Members / Included with Park admission.




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Little Explorers: Summer!
Jul
18
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Summer!

July Theme: Summer!
Sun's out, fun is in! Discover new summer activities as we explore together at Little Explorers, a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Free for Members / Included in Park admission.

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Family 2nd Saturday: Water, Water Everywhere!
Jul
13
11:00 AM11:00

Family 2nd Saturday: Water, Water Everywhere!

July theme: Water, Water Everywhere!
Water you doing this weekend? Join our educators and volunteers for a fun time with water. Discover water’s place in our ecosystems and our lives as we explore its many amazing properties and appreciate this wonderful resource. Free for Members / Included with Park admission.



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Little Explorers: Summer!
Jul
11
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Summer!

July Theme: Summer!
Sun's out, fun is in! Discover new summer activities as we explore together at Little Explorers, a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Free for Members / Included in Park admission.

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Sundial Bridge Tour
Jul
6
10:00 AM10:00

Sundial Bridge Tour

Join Turtle Bay Docents on a FREE interpretive tour of the Sundial Bridge. This exciting tour will provide you with in-depth information about the building of the bridge, how it works, and stories from many of the people involved in the project, including the inspiration of the designer, Santiago Calatrava. Tours meet at the South End of the Sundial Bridge.

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Charlie Rabbit & Friends
Jul
6
10:00 AM10:00

Charlie Rabbit & Friends

  • McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Have gardening fun and get your wiggles out in the Gardens (or Greenhouse in rain). Charlie Rabbit features gardening and nature activities for young children, their siblings, parents and grandparents. Wear your favorite gardening clothes! Meet at the West Entrance of Gardens, 1155 Arboretum Dr. (located off of Arboretum Drive next to the McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Nursery). Free with Park or Garden admission.                                                             

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Sundial Bridge Tour
Jul
5
10:00 AM10:00

Sundial Bridge Tour

Join Turtle Bay Docents on a FREE interpretive tour of the Sundial Bridge. This exciting tour will provide you with in-depth information about the building of the bridge, how it works, and stories from many of the people involved in the project, including the inspiration of the designer, Santiago Calatrava. Tours meet at the South End of the Sundial Bridge.

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Sundial Bridge Tour
Jul
4
10:00 AM10:00

Sundial Bridge Tour

Join Turtle Bay Docents on a FREE interpretive tour of the Sundial Bridge. This exciting tour will provide you with in-depth information about the building of the bridge, how it works, and stories from many of the people involved in the project, including the inspiration of the designer, Santiago Calatrava. Tours meet at the South End of the Sundial Bridge.

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Maker Wednesday: Mini Masterpieces
Jul
3
1:00 PM13:00

Maker Wednesday: Mini Masterpieces

The maker movement is upon us! Join Turtle Bay educators and volunteers to explore a different making activity each program. Let your creativity and curiosity thrive as we build, collaborate, learn and make together!  The theme for Wednesday, July 3 is Mini Masterpieces. Create a mini-masterpiece on shrinking plastic. Make a keychain, charm, or trinket to take home. Let your creativity and curiosity thrive as we build, collaborate, learn and make together! Maker Wednesday activities are FREE for Members / Included with Park admission.

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Garden Tour: A Walk with the Horticulture Manager
Jun
29
10:00 AM10:00

Garden Tour: A Walk with the Horticulture Manager

  • Arboretum & Botanical Gardens West Gate (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Bring your notebooks and cameras for this participant-driven program. We’ll make our way through the Gardens with frequent stops for discussions about (what else?) plants! Meet at the West Entrance of Gardens 1155 Arboretum Drive (located off of Arboretum Drive next to the McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Nursery). Free for members/ Included with Park or Garden admission

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Final Fridays - Art by the Bridge
Jun
28
5:00 PM17:00
Art

Final Fridays - Art by the Bridge

  • Art Walk at Turtle Bay Exploration Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Turtle Bay Exploration Park will be showcasing local artists and makers in Final Fridays: Art by the Bridge, a series of monthly art events. Each event features “artist market” style booths, located along the walkway between the Sheraton Redding Hotel and Turtle Bay Exploration Park’s main entrance. Final Fridays: Art by the Bridge is free to the public and provides support and additional exposure to Redding’s vibrant art community. The series will run May through September 2019, allowing Turtle Bay guests to come together and enjoy our beautiful outdoors near the gateway to the Sundial Bridge.

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Little Explorers: Butterflies & Bugs
Jun
27
10:00 AM10:00

Little Explorers: Butterflies & Bugs

June Theme: Butterflies & Bugs
How does the color of a butterfly help protect it? Why do bugs have so many legs? Find out more about these crawly creatures at Little Explorers, a weekly educational program for 2-5 year olds and their caregivers. This play-based environment encourages children to explore, discover, investigate and create. Free for Members / Included in Park admission.



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