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Boston Globe
Beat by the heat? Chill at these 13 cool spots this weekend.collection, but the space itself is breathtaking. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission pric
Beat by the heat? Chill at these 13 cool spots this weekend.
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
collection, but the space itself is breathtaking. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission prices vary. 25 Evans Way, Boston Legoland Discovery Center: Legos on Legos on Legos. The expansive locale will provide hours of indoor, infrastructure-related fun for... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Pounds of pasta served at 'Pastabilities'event isn't just a way for people to get their carb fix, but also serves as a f
Pounds of pasta served at 'Pastabilities'
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 2 days ago
event isn't just a way for people to get their carb fix, but also serves as a fundraiser for the dinner's host-- The Discovery Center. "The Discovery Center is a unique place," said the Discovery Center's Interim Executive Director, Carol... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport to try Monday hours for Flight of Fivelocks, said the Monday hours this coming week and Aug. 1 and 8, are an experime
Lockport to try Monday hours for Flight of Five
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
locks, said the Monday hours this coming week and Aug. 1 and 8, are an experiment. He said past data from the Erie Canal Discovery Center shows that Lockport draws many of its visitors from people stopping on the way to or from a weekend in... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Origin of smell near Viceroy hotel in Snowmass Village confounds expertsas they relate to water and environmental impacts for Snowmass-specific project
Origin of smell near Viceroy hotel in Snowmass Village confounds experts
Aspen Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
as they relate to water and environmental impacts for Snowmass-specific projects, including the Fanny Hill cabins, Discovery Center and the Base Village ice rink. He is also working in a similar capacity for Pitkin County on the Smuggler... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Signs in St. Charles parks promote protection of butterflies, beessustain pollinators, according to a park district news release. Mt. St. Mary P
Signs in St. Charles parks promote protection of butterflies, bees
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
sustain pollinators, according to a park district news release. Mt. St. Mary Park, Pottawatomie Park, the Hickory Knolls Discovery Center and Delnor Woods are among the places featuring the 18-by-24-inch metal signs, the release stated. “Being... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
What's Happening from July 20arriving at 4 p.m. The vintage autos were all manufactured by 1949 or earlier.
What's Happening from July 20
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
arriving at 4 p.m. The vintage autos were all manufactured by 1949 or earlier. The tour will conclude at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, which is hosting a BBQ & Brews welcome from 4 to 7 p.m. HISTORY MUSIC: Music at Fort Dalles... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas Children's Discovery Center deemed Cerftified Nature Explore ClassroomThe Kansas Children’s Discovery Center was recently deemed a Certified Nature E
Kansas Children's Discovery Center deemed Cerftified Nature Explore Classroom
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The Kansas Children’s Discovery Center was recently deemed a Certified Nature Explore Classroom by the Nature Explore program, a collaboration of Dimensions Educational Research Foundation and the Arbor Day Foundation. This national recognition puts... Read more
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FOX CT Hartford
Wydah Pirate Museum Opens On Cape Codthe coming years, the museum will continue to expand, with a pirate village pla
Wydah Pirate Museum Opens On Cape Cod
FOX CT Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
the coming years, the museum will continue to expand, with a pirate village planned behind the building, and a new discovery center where people can watch more artifacts as they are recovered. Spaces that used to house tanks in the... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Out and About – Elburnext. 1, for information. FOX VALLEY WILDLIFE CENTER WINE TASTING WHEN: 2 to 5
Out and About – Elburn
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
ext. 1, for information. FOX VALLEY WILDLIFE CENTER WINE TASTING WHEN: 2 to 5 p.m. July 31 WHERE: Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton Hills Drive, St. Charles COST & INFO: Ten wines – including a sparkling wine and an ice wine... Read more
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Business Wire
Correction: Fitch Affirms JPMCC 2010-C2closed its store in May 2015, which was prior to its scheduled January 2026 lea
Correction: Fitch Affirms JPMCC 2010-C2
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
closed its store in May 2015, which was prior to its scheduled January 2026 lease expiration. In April 2016, Legoland Discovery Center took over this former Sports Authority space on a 15-year lease, improving occupancy to 90%. The largest... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Scottsdale pays $4M for desert home, lets seller stay rent-free for lifeand debt interest related to creating the preserve, Ekblaw said. The city is n
Scottsdale pays $4M for desert home, lets seller stay rent-free for life
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 days ago
and debt interest related to creating the preserve, Ekblaw said. The city is now moving toward the creation of a Desert Discovery Center, potentially on preserve land at the Gateway Trailhead. Scottsdale contracted with an outside group earlier... Read more
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My EastText
LongviewWOW readies exhibits as opening nearsthe permanent exhibits Friday. Board Chairwoman Janice Petree said a ribbon-cu
LongviewWOW readies exhibits as opening nears
My EastText / Posted 7 days ago
the permanent exhibits Friday. Board Chairwoman Janice Petree said a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the children's hands-on discovery center is set Aug. 12, and the official grand opening is planned 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. the next day. "This date was... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Animals enrich our lives at home and beyondA joint production of both Primrose Farm and Hickory Knolls Discovery Center in
Animals enrich our lives at home and beyond
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
A joint production of both Primrose Farm and Hickory Knolls Discovery Center in St. Charles, the “Amazing Animal Encounters” day will introduce children ages 3 and older to animals from all walks of life. Visitors can touch a turtle from Hickory... Read more
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The Seattle Times
It’s outdoor movie season: Where to watch films around Seattle and the Eastsideon July 23. The final showing at its Fremont location will be “Deadpool” on Ju
It’s outdoor movie season: Where to watch films around Seattle and the Eastside
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
on July 23. The final showing at its Fremont location will be “Deadpool” on July 16. It will then move to South Lake Union Discovery Center at Westlake Avenue North and Denny Way. The plethora of films during this outdoor season are taking place... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Summer camp “Animal habitats of the gorge” offered5 to 9 years old can explore “Animal Habitats of the Gorge” during a day camp A
Summer camp “Animal habitats of the gorge” offered
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
5 to 9 years old can explore “Animal Habitats of the Gorge” during a day camp Aug. 1-4, 9 a.m. to noon at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, 5000 Discovery Drive. Children will get to choose a favorite wild animal, then learn about each animal’s... Read more
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WALB Albany
One tank trip: AmericusPatel added. News Leader Nine took a trip around the world in Americus at the
One tank trip: Americus
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Patel added. News Leader Nine took a trip around the world in Americus at the Habitat for Humanity's Global Village and Discovery Center. When you visit, you pick up your passport and you're on your way to learn as a tourist for the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
One tank trip: AmericusPatel added. News Leader Nine took a trip around the world in Americus at the
One tank trip: Americus
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
Patel added. News Leader Nine took a trip around the world in Americus at the Habitat for Humanity's Global Village and Discovery Center. When you visit, you pick up your passport and you're on your way to learn as a tourist for the... Read more
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Daily Journal
Summer is a great time to raise young scientistsstreet artist BK Foxx uses spray paint to create a peregrine falcon mural on th
Summer is a great time to raise young scientists
Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
street artist BK Foxx uses spray paint to create a peregrine falcon mural on the side of the Palmyra Cove Environmental Discovery Center located in the Palmyra Cove Nature Park. The artist donated the mural to the center and was inspired by the... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Out and About – ElburnThe cost of lunch is $7. FOX VALLEY WILDLIFE CENTER WINE TASTING WHEN: 2 to 5
Out and About – Elburn
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
The cost of lunch is $7. FOX VALLEY WILDLIFE CENTER WINE TASTING WHEN: 2 to 5 p.m. July 31 WHERE: Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton Hills Drive, St. Charles COST & INFO: Ten wines – including a sparkling wine and an ice wine... Read more
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New York Magazine
Will They Ever Finish Central Park?he saw that hundreds of used hypodermic needles had been stuck into its bark.Ei
Will They Ever Finish Central Park?
New York Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
he saw that hundreds of used hypodermic needles had been stuck into its bark.Eighties wreckage, now the Charles A. Dana Discovery Center. Photo: Courtesy of the Central Park Conservancy In recent years, the private sums spent on Central Park... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Desert Discovery Center hosts summer school field tripsfifth- and sixth-grade students enrolled in summer school at Cameron Elementary
Desert Discovery Center hosts summer school field trips
Desert Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
fifth- and sixth-grade students enrolled in summer school at Cameron Elementary School attended a field trip at the Desert Discovery Center on Thursday.The group of students rotated through three activities, where they learned of decomposing and... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in Cornwall-on-Hudson offers ‘Bats and Brews’ for adults on July 23WHAT: Adult program, “Bats and Brews” WHEN: July 23 at 7 p.m. WHERE: Hudson H
Hudson Highlands Nature Museum in Cornwall-on-Hudson offers ‘Bats and Brews’ for adults on July 23
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 10 days ago
WHAT: Adult program, “Bats and Brews” WHEN: July 23 at 7 p.m. WHERE: Hudson Highlands Nature Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center, 174 Angola Road, Cornwall-on-Hudson DETAILS: Enjoy an enlightening and entertaining talk about bats while sipping on a... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Out and About – St. CharlesWHEN: 2 to 5 p.m. July 31 WHERE: Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton
Out and About – St. Charles
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
WHEN: 2 to 5 p.m. July 31 WHERE: Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton Hills Drive, St. Charles COST & INFO: Ten wines – including a sparkling wine and an ice wine – will be featured at this fundraiser for the Fox Valley Wildlife Center.... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Preschool Tuition Assistance availableDisability Income; or tax return from last year. Eligible preschools for the 2
Preschool Tuition Assistance available
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 11 days ago
Disability Income; or tax return from last year. Eligible preschools for the 2016-2017 school year include: Child Care Discovery Center, Fort Dodge, 574-5667; Dodger Preschool, Fort Dodge, 955-6060; Little Lambs Preschool, Fort Dodge, 573-3174;... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
What's Happening from July 12arriving at 4 p.m. The vintage autos were all manufactured by 1949 or earlier.
What's Happening from July 12
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
arriving at 4 p.m. The vintage autos were all manufactured by 1949 or earlier. The tour will conclude at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, which is hosting a BBQ & Brews welcome from 4 to 7 p.m. SHIP ARRIVES: The cruise ship Queen of the West... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Unintentionally educational: 5 road trips with kidsone piece of iron could cause such devastation, forming a crater nearly 4,000 f
Unintentionally educational: 5 road trips with kids
The Arizona Republic / Posted 11 days ago
one piece of iron could cause such devastation, forming a crater nearly 4,000 feet across. Exhibits inside the interactive Discovery Center tell the story, offering looks at other impacts around the globe while delving into the science of... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Snowmass Village ice age museum is ‘in limbo’ until suit settledthat threatens to further stall the completion of Snowmass’ Base Village may al
Snowmass Village ice age museum is ‘in limbo’ until suit settled
Aspen Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
that threatens to further stall the completion of Snowmass’ Base Village may also hamper the development of the Ice Age Discovery Center, the nonprofit’s board members were told Monday night during a Snowmass Village Town Council work... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Snowmass Discovery’s plans to build Ice Age museum hinge on stalled development’s completionSnowmass Discovery’s plans to operate its Ice Age Discovery Center out of a tow
Snowmass Discovery’s plans to build Ice Age museum hinge on stalled development’s completion
The Aspen Times / Posted 12 days ago
Snowmass Discovery’s plans to operate its Ice Age Discovery Center out of a town-owned building could go extinct if developers won’t finish Base Village. Tom Cardamone, the nonprofit’s executive director, and John Rigney, its chairman, met with... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers receive $9 million grant to develop novel platform to quickly identify new antibioticsquick identification of new antibiotics such as teixobactin, says Lewis, who is
Researchers receive $9 million grant to develop novel platform to quickly identify new antibiotics
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
quick identification of new antibiotics such as teixobactin, says Lewis, who is also director of the Antimicrobial Discovery Center. "There are a number of bottlenecks in natural product discovery," he says. "Our aim is to resolve these... Read more
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Daily Herald
Rockford launches new riverfront water tgrant from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity helped
Rockford launches new riverfront water t
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
grant from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity helped pay for the project. The park complex holds Discovery Center Museum, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford Symphony Orchestra, Rockford Dance Company and Northern Public... Read more
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Philly.com
Snap! Building a new career with Legoscompany offers home-based mobile franchises, such as Davis', and an option that
Snap! Building a new career with Legos
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
company offers home-based mobile franchises, such as Davis', and an option that includes a fixed location or "discovery center." Buy-in costs range from $35,000 to $65,000 for the mobile franchises, and from $70,000 to $175,000 for the... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Seeking a volunteer citynot going away, and we’re definitely continuing the fight.” Another organizati
Seeking a volunteer city
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
not going away, and we’re definitely continuing the fight.” Another organization seeking volunteers is the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center. Susan Buce, marketing manager for the center, said the facility had more than 40 volunteers last year and... Read more
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Methow Valley News
Projects restore fish habitat on Twisp, Methow riversspring Chinook salmon and steelhead in the lower Twisp River. The project site
Projects restore fish habitat on Twisp, Methow rivers
Methow Valley News / Posted 15 days ago
spring Chinook salmon and steelhead in the lower Twisp River. The project site is across the river from the Twisp Ponds Discovery Center, located along on Twisp River Road just west of town. Called the Twisp Ponds Left Bank Side Channel... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Entertainment briefsp.m. Saturday at 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest.

The program will be

Entertainment briefs
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
p.m. Saturday at 11250 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest.

The program will begin in the amphitheater near the Forest Discovery Center along the Forest Festival Trail. Children can make a night creature craft to take home. Naturalists will... Read more

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Aspen Daily News
Ice age museum could be advancing, not retreatingDraft agreement proposes 50-year lease The nonprofit group behind the Ice Age
Ice age museum could be advancing, not retreating
Aspen Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Draft agreement proposes 50-year lease The nonprofit group behind the Ice Age Discovery Center must commit to raising at least $6 million before it can find a permanent home in Snowmass’ Base Village, according to a memorandum of understanding... Read more
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The Moab Times-Independent
Forest Service announces plans to begin update of Manti-La Sal management plan - National Forest Service employees are gearing up to revise the Manti-La Sal National Forest management plan a guiding document that determines how the forest will be ...500 West. The following night, July 13, also from 5 to 7 p.m., a meeting will
Forest Service announces plans to begin update of Manti-La Sal management plan - National Forest Service employees are gearing up to revise the Manti-La Sal National Forest management plan a guiding document that determines how the forest will be ...
The Moab Times-Independent / Posted 16 days ago
500 West. The following night, July 13, also from 5 to 7 p.m., a meeting will be held in Monticello at the Canyon Country Discovery Center, 1117 N. Main St. Blanding residents will have the opportunity to learn about the planning process during a... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Discovery Center: Idaho Power Centennial"Zap" continues to be the "current" exhibit at the Discovery Center of Idaho an
Discovery Center: Idaho Power Centennial
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 17 days ago
"Zap" continues to be the "current" exhibit at the Discovery Center of Idaho and Idaho Power is a big part of the exhibit. Today the long time utility will celebrate it's 100th birthday with all the visitors who come to the Discovery Center. Special... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Vandals' 'senseless act' damages newest Route 66 muralthat helped do just that. We need more kinds of things like this in Barstow bec
Vandals' 'senseless act' damages newest Route 66 mural
Desert Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
that helped do just that. We need more kinds of things like this in Barstow because we care deeply about this town.”Desert Discovery Center Director Jane Laraman-Brockhurst said a police report has been filed, but the Police Department did not... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Out and About – St. Charles630-513-6300 for reservations. FOX VALLEY WILDLIFE CENTER WINE TASTING WHEN:
Out and About – St. Charles
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
630-513-6300 for reservations. FOX VALLEY WILDLIFE CENTER WINE TASTING WHEN: 2 to 5 p.m. July 31 WHERE: Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton Hills Drive, St. Charles COST & INFO: Ten wines – including a sparkling wine and an ice wine... Read more
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ajc.com
Legoland in Atlanta hosts master builder night for adults July 21Legoland Discovery Center Atlanta welcomes adult fans of LEGO to its upcoming m
Legoland in Atlanta hosts master builder night for adults July 21
ajc.com / Posted 18 days ago
Legoland Discovery Center Atlanta welcomes adult fans of LEGO to its upcoming master builder adult Night 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 21. Aries Viera, a Master Model Builder, will lead three adult build classes throughout the night focused on detailing... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Area Fourth of July CelebrationsStadium 6:30 p.m. $5 admission Free for children 5 and younger Get more: 8
Area Fourth of July Celebrations
KXXV Waco / Posted 20 days ago
Stadium 6:30 p.m. $5 admission Free for children 5 and younger Get more: 806-655-7815 Amarillo Don Harrington Discovery Center - Explode! A Star-Spangled Celebration of Science Don Harrington Discovery Center 1200 Streit... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Area Fourth of July CelebrationsStadium 6:30 p.m. $5 admission Free for children 5 and younger Get more: 8
Area Fourth of July Celebrations
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 20 days ago
Stadium 6:30 p.m. $5 admission Free for children 5 and younger Get more: 806-655-7815 Amarillo Don Harrington Discovery Center - Explode! A Star-Spangled Celebration of Science Don Harrington Discovery Center 1200 Streit... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Area Fourth of July CelebrationsStadium 6:30 p.m. $5 admission Free for children 5 and younger Get more: 8
Area Fourth of July Celebrations
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 days ago
Stadium 6:30 p.m. $5 admission Free for children 5 and younger Get more: 806-655-7815 Amarillo Don Harrington Discovery Center - Explode! A Star-Spangled Celebration of Science Don Harrington Discovery Center 1200 Streit... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Workshops on new national monument plannedworkshops in this month. The two closest to the High Desert will be held from 5
Workshops on new national monument planned
Desert Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
workshops in this month. The two closest to the High Desert will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. July 14 at the Big Bear Discovery Center, 40971 North Shore Drive, Highway 38, Fawnskin and from 5 to 7:30 p.m. July 19 at the Yucca Valley Community... Read more
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Sun Star
Ecotourism and learningthe destinations developed, the Mt. Hamiguitan World Heritage Park in San Isidr
Ecotourism and learning
Sun Star / Posted 21 days ago
the destinations developed, the Mt. Hamiguitan World Heritage Park in San Isidro, Davao Oriental, and Pusan Point Science Discovery Center and Eco-Park in barangay Santiago in Caraga, Davao Oriental, the experience is infused with... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
St. Charles prepares to 'Bloom' as judging nears for national programparticipation rate in curbside recycling, collaborations between the park and s
St. Charles prepares to 'Bloom' as judging nears for national program
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
participation rate in curbside recycling, collaborations between the park and school districts, and Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, a release stated. Visit www.stcharlesil.gov/about/america-in-bloom for updates about the city’s... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Good Natured: Exquisite and pink –�we're talking spidersis reward in itself. Pam Otto is the manager of nature programs and interpreti
Good Natured: Exquisite and pink –�we're talking spiders
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
is reward in itself. Pam Otto is the manager of nature programs and interpretive services at the Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, a facility of the St. Charles Park District. She can be reached at 630-513-4346 or potto@stcparks.org.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Tennessee Tourism Round Up For July 2-22: Independence Day And Beyond– The 5 Senses exhibition opens with exploration of the human senses through la
Tennessee Tourism Round Up For July 2-22: Independence Day And Beyond
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
– The 5 Senses exhibition opens with exploration of the human senses through larger-than-life components at The Discovery Center. Shiloh – The next Concert in the Park features Ruby Wilson and the National Park Service Centennial Band... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Rocky Mountain National Park offers Discovery Dayson Tuesdays and Wednesdays through Aug. 10, to let families explore the park th
Rocky Mountain National Park offers Discovery Days
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 24 days ago
on Tuesdays and Wednesdays through Aug. 10, to let families explore the park though themed programs .at the Moraine Park Discovery Center Sessions will offer hands-on activities, crafts, games, and stories to go with weekly themes, park... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
A moment in historyalong that beach,” Stewart said. Crates Point is the tongue of land jutting int
A moment in history
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
along that beach,” Stewart said. Crates Point is the tongue of land jutting into the river where the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center is located today. The canoe depicted is not one of the heavy pine canoes expedition members roughed out... Read more
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