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  • Creature Features
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    2019-01-05

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    Join us for a meet and greet between 2 and 3 pm with one of our wildlife ambassadors and discover its habits and adaptations during this live animal observation with a River Legacy Naturalist. This month meet Cosmo the speckled king snake and Spook the Western Hognose. FREE. No RSVP required.

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  • dSLR Photography 101
    10:00 AM-11:30 AM
    2019-01-12

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    Have no idea what to do with your new DSLR camera you just got for Christmas? Join photographer Arno Knapen for a roundtable discussion on the basics of photography. Discussion topics will include F-stops, shutter speed, and how to measure light, among other things. Practice your photography skills on specimens indoors before heading outdoors, weather permitting, to take photos along the trails surrounding the Nature Center. Please bring camera, fresh batteries, empty memory card, and user manual. FREE.  Space is limited. RSVP to 817.860.6752. Adult workshop for ages 12 and up.

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  • After-School Clubs
    4:15 PM-6:15 PM
    2019-01-15

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    After School Clubs meet monthly on scheduled Tuesdays from 4:15 to 6:15 pm to explore the plants, animals and habitats of a riparian forest in the middle of the Metroplex at River Legacy. Clubs include Nature Explorers for grades K-1st; Eco Detectives for grades 2nd-3rd; and Junior Naturalists for grades 4th-6th. Class Fee applies. Register online or call 817.860.6752, ext. 102 to sign up for the 2018-2019 Club Schedule.

    Future classes:

    • Feb. 12
    • March 5
    • April 9
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  • Home School Science Club #1
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    2019-01-16

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    Home School Science Clubs meet monthly from 2 to 4 pm on scheduled Wednesdays for hands-on interactive experiences using the collections, specimens and resources of River Legacy! Club 1 includes classes for ages 5 to 6; 7 to 8; and 9 to 11. Class fee applies. Register online for the 2018-2019 Home School Schedule or call 817.860.6752, ext. 102 to learn more.

    Future Home School Club 1 Classes:

    • Feb. 13
    • March 6
    • April 10
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  • Nature Adventurers: Adventures with Snakes!
    10:00 AM-11:30 AM
    2019-01-17

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    Join us for Adventures with Snakes! This series of occasional classes provides a special hands-on learning opportunity designed especially for preschoolers and an adult partner to introduce them to the naturally fun learning at River Legacy. Children ages 2 years 6 months to 5 years old with a parent/caregiver will participate in a hands-on lesson, classroom activities, story and song time, and go on a guided nature walk. Cost is $15 per child/adult pair per class with $5 for 1 additional child (max 2 children per adult). Space is limited. RSVP to 817.860.6752, ext. 102. Payment is due at time of registration.

    Other Nature Adventurer Classes:

    • Jan. 31
    • Feb. 14
    • February 28
    • March 7
    • March 21
    • April 4
    • April 18
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  • Privet Patrol
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    2019-01-23

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    Join a volunteer-led group to help remove privet, an invasive plant species, from the trails and grounds surrounding the Nature Center and River Legacy Park. If left untouched this plant can disturb the natural ecosystem here along the Trinity River. Make a huge difference in the beauty and ecology of our park system by removing this problem species. No experience necessary! Please bring a refillable water bottle and wear closed toe shoes. Must pre-register online through our Volunteer Web site Here.

  • Home School Science Club #2
    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    2019-01-23

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    Home School Science Clubs meet monthly from 2 to 4 pm on scheduled Wednesdays for hands-on interactive experiences using the collections, specimens and resources of River Legacy! Club 2 includes classes for ages 9 to 11 ONLY. Additional age groups may open if needed. Class fee applies. Register online for the 2018-2019 Home School Schedule or call 817.860.6752, ext. 102 to learn more.

    Future Home School Club 2 Classes:

    • Feb. 20
    • March 20
    • April 17
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  • Nature Walk
    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    2019-01-26

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    Explore the nature trails surrounding the Science Center on a family-friendly guided Nature Walk. FREE. Space is limited. RSVP to 817.860.6752. Nature Walks are usually held the fourth Saturdays of every month.

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  • Nature Adventurers: Adventures with Turtles!
    10:00 AM-11:30 AM
    2019-01-31

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    703 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX 76006

    Join us for Adventures with Turtles! This series of occasional classes provides a special hands-on learning opportunity designed especially for preschoolers and an adult partner to introduce them to the naturally fun learning at River Legacy. Children ages 2 years 6 months to 5 years old with a parent/caregiver will participate in a hands-on lesson, classroom activities, story and song time, and go on a guided nature walk. Cost is $15 per child/adult pair per class with $5 for 1 additional child (max 2 children per adult). Space is limited. RSVP to 817.860.6752, ext. 102. Payment is due at time of registration.

    Other Nature Adventurer Classes:

    • Feb. 14
    • February 28
    • March 7
    • March 21
    • April 4
    • April 18
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