Celebrating 15 Years!
Why? Because we appreciate everyone who has been a part of Majestic View Nature Center during the last 15 years.
Birthday Bash Free Family Fun
Saturday August 5, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Bring your blanket and a picnic to enjoy the entire day of entertainment with us.
- 9 a.m. Bike Ride, Meet at 72nd Ave parking lot (west of Carr)
- 10 a.m. Birthday Bash Begins! Join the Nature Centers and Educators from the front range at interactive booths all day.
- 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Jeff and Paige performance: Engaging nature songs & stories
- 11:30 a.m. Mayor's Monarch Pledge Proclamation
- NOON Cake Cutting
- 12:30 p.m. High-line Performance by American Record Holder Taylor VanAllen
- 1:30 p.m. Prize Drawing (some prizes: $50 gift card from Bass Pro Shop, CO Parks and Wildlife $70, $75 CD set from Jeff and Paige)
- 2 p.m. Close of activities
2017 Grand Tour Events
|Saturday, February 25, 11 a.m.||Walking in a Winter Wonderland|
|Friday, March 24, 8 - 9:30 p.m.||Dark Night, Star Light|
|Saturday, April 29, 10 - 11:30 a.m.||Front Range Hiking for Your Generation|
|Saturday, May 13, 10 - 11:30 a.m.||Animal Rescue: Zoos and Aquariums|
|Saturday, May 20, 10:30 a.m. - noon||Rain Barrel Workshop|
|Saturday, June 10, 3 - 4:30 p.m.||River Stewardship in the 21st Century|
|Saturday, June 17, 9 - 11 a.m.||MVNC Service Day in the Park|
|Saturday, July 15, 11 a.m. -12:30 p.m.||Enchanted Garden Picnic|
|Saturday, August 5, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.||
15th Birthday Bash
Jeff & Paige performance 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Highline slack line demonstrations by Taylor VanAllen with Slackline Industries. Time TBA
Saturday, September 2 Time 10:30-12:00
|Monarch Warrior Workshop and Garden Walk w/CSU|
|Tuesday, September 26, 6:30 - 8 p.m.||Arvada's History: Then and Now|
|Saturday, October 7, Time TBA||Take Better Nature Photos w/Mobile Phone|
|Saturday, October 14, Time TBA||Arvada Heights through History|
|Tuesday, November 7, 6 - 7:30 p.m.||All About Owls|
|Saturday, December 2, Time TBA||
Finish Line Festivities
Grand Tour Special Promotions
- Earn Entry for Prize Drawing! Fabulous prize drawings will be held at the Birthday Bash on August 5 and at the Finish Line Festivities on December 2! Show up at the birthday bash and you can enter to win a prize.
- Earn Extra Entries for Prize Drawings!
- Attend FIVE Grand Tour events, and you will be awarded one extra entry!
- Attend TEN Grand Tour events and you will be awarded two extra entries!
- If you attend ALL 15 grand tour events, you will receive three extra entries!
- Early Bird Coupon! Register two weeks in advance for any Grand Tour event and get $5 off your next public program. One per family; one time only!
Here is a list of just some of the great prizes you will be drawing for (more to come):
- Two $50 gift cards to Bass Pro Shop
- $70 to cover an annual State Park Pass or camping fees in State Parks
- $25 to Greenspot Nursery
- Camping gear
- Gardening gear
$75 value CD set from Jeff and Paige, children's musicians.
Two Garden Gift Packages from Home Depot
$50 gift card to Echters
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