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All Summer Reading Events at Himmel Park from Today Onward (14 events)

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4/23/2014
Wednesday
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults

Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Summer Reading

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Father Kino's Herbs: Easy Herbs for Spring Gardens

Presented by Jacqueline Soule.
Longtime Tucsonan and award winning garden writer, Dr. Jacqueline Soule, will present this class based on her book "Father Kino's Herbs: Growing and Using Them Today."

5/24/2014
Saturday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

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Hands on Science—The Science of Magic

Presented by Mad Science.
Magic? No, it's science! You'll learn the secrets behind famous magic tricks! Amaze your friends and family with tricks of your own.

Space is limited. Tickets will be available 30 minutes prior to the program for the first 25 children.

5/31/2014
Saturday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Storytime
Summer Reading

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The Silken Thread: A Puppet Show

Presented by Puppets Amongus.
The glistening story of how silk was discovered by a Chinese Empress, when a cocoon fell in her cup of tea, The Silken Thread is an adventure into the majestic land of legend.

In lieu of regular Family Storytime.

6/7/2014
Saturday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Preschool
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

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Fizzeology!

Presented by Megascience Meg.
Be a scientist! Experiment with liquids and solids that fizz for family fun! Pretend to have an adventure with Ms. Frizzle!

Space is limited. Tickets will be available 30 minutes prior to the program for the first 50 children.

6/9/2014
Monday
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Arts & Crafts
Summer Reading
Teens
Writing Workshops

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Comic Book Project Writing

The Comic Book Project brings literacy, creativity and teamwork together! Plan, write and design original comic books. In addition to creating art, the Project is about storytelling and reflection on experiences, ideas and communities. All skill levels welcome.

6/13/2014
Friday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Family
Kids
Preschool
Science & Nature
Summer Reading
Teens

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Desert Players Presents: The Treasure of Coronado Cave

Presented by Tohono Chul Park. This program tells the story of the Sonoran Desert, linking valuable history lessons for children of all ages with the message "to read all about itĚ." We'll do a craft too!

Space is limited. Tickets will be available 30 minutes prior to the program for the first 70 people.

6/17/2014
Tuesday
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Arts & Crafts
Summer Reading
Teens

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Creative Bookbinding for Teens

Teens, express yourself and learn various bookbinding styles while designing your own blank books and journals.

6/20/2014
Friday
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Family
Kids
Preschool
Science & Nature
Summer Reading
Teens

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The Secret Lives of Arizona Snakes

Presented by Melissa from Social Snakes.
Few animals are enshrouded in such mythology and misunderstanding as snakes. Whether they inspire fear and loathing or intrigue and reverence, most of us get a jolt of adrenaline when we cross paths with a snake. I will dispel some myths and reveal facts about snakes that are stranger than fiction. You'll get a chance to meet some local snakes.

6/27/2014
Friday
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Kids
Summer Reading
Teens

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Fun with Lego Mindstorms RCX

Build a vehicle using parts from a Lego Mindstorms RCX kit.

7/1/2014
Tuesday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Arts & Crafts
Kids
Preschool
Summer Reading

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Discover! Make a Splash with Crazy Sea Creatures

Presented by KidzArt.
Create an imaginative under sea creature, like a crazy catfish, a sea serpent, turtles and more!

Space is limited. Tickets will be available 30 minutes prior to the program for the first 25 children.

7/15/2014
Tuesday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

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Hands On Science—Super Structures

Presented by Mad Science.
Discover the strengths of triangles, cylinders, and arches. Learn how combinations of these shapes make for sturdy homes and skyscrapers!

Space is limited. Tickets will be available 30 minutes prior to the program for the first 25 children.

7/17/2014
Thursday
5:00pm - 6:15pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
Kids
Summer Reading
Teens

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Juggling Show and Workshop

Presented by James Reid.
Learn how to juggle the easy way - with juggling scarves that float through the air, giving even beginning learners a chance to progress.

7/18/2014
Friday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Meeting Room
Categories:
Family
Kids
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

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Zoo to You!

Presented by Reid Park Zoo.
Experience the wonder of the animal kingdom with live ambassadors from Reid Park Zoo. Discover what makes each animal special and how it survives in the wild. You may even have the opportunity to touch!

7/23/2014
Wednesday
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Author Presentation
Summer Reading

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Greetings from Tucson: A Postcard History of the Old Pueblo

Using postcards from the golden era of travel (1930-1950), see and learn about Tucson's rich history from our name to the culture, buildings and tourist attractions.

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