Discovery 2nd Saturdays | Museum of Northern AZ

Join the Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA) In Flagstaff on the second Saturday of the month for exciting kids’ programs, hands-on activities, and creative crafts!

Programs are included with admission and are scheduled from 2:00 pm. to 4:00 p.m. Family and kids of all ages are welcome. Come explore new topics each month!

Dig Into the Past: Archaeology Day
March 10, 2018, 2:00 pm

Join archaeologists and demonstrators for an afternoon of exploring how prehistoric people lived and created homes. Learn how to build a pueblo, try out ancient technology and weave a textile. Part of Archaeology Awareness month.

Amazing Arthropods
April 14, 2018, 2:00 pm

Arthropods are the most abundant and diverse organisms on the planet, comprising 80% of all the animal species. NAU’s Traveling Arthropod show will be at the museum with a wide range of live and preserved specimens. Learn the important role in the food supply of many insects and spiders as pollinators of crops.

Raptor Biology
May 12, 2018, 2:00 pm

Join the International Raptor and Falconry Center at the Museum to explore raptor anatomy and the variances among raptor species based on their survival strategies. Enjoy hands-on activities, demonstrations and live raptors. No owls will be used.

Raising Reptiles
June 9, 2018, 2:00 pm

Do you love everything scaly and slithery? Join MNA Reptile educator, Mason Kuluris for a close-up look at live snakes, lizards, a turtle and more. Learn all about these fascinating creatures and what it takes to take care of them.

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