Public Events

 

May Nature Playtime Naturalist Kit

Mon, May 10, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Get a Nature Playtime Naturalist Kit to enjoy for the month of May. This month, we will be exploring signs of spring and pollination!

Audience: Families
Event type: Special Events
Admission: $30. 
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Trivia Tuesday: Birding Bash

Tue, May 11, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Get ready to channel your inner bird nerd at PEEC's Trivia Tuesday! Our May trivia game will be co-hosted alongside our friends from Audubon Southwest. Challenge friends old and new, compete for prizes, and enjoy a Trivia Tuesday special from Bathtub Row!

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Presentations/Talks
Admission: Pay-what-you-can. 
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Dark Matter or Not? (Live-streamed Astronomy Talk)

Fri, May 14, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join Aycin Aykutalp to review dark matter theory, the missing mass problem, and talk about alternative theories that can shed light on the mystery of dark matter.

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Special Planetarium Events
Admission: Pay-what-you-can. 
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Virtual Vinyasa Flow Yoga Class

Sun, May 16, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join PEEC's Christa Tyson for a virtual, vinyasa flow yoga class. This class will take place every Sunday via Zoom!

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Classes
Admission: $7/non-members, $5/members, free for PEEC volunteers. 
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The Magic of Mulch (Live-streamed Program)

Tue, May 18, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join Marisa Thompson, Extension Urban Horticulture Specialist for New Mexico State University, for this live-streamed presentation all about the magic of mulch!

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Presentations/Talks
Admission: Pay-what-you-can. 
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Quasars, Blazars, and Radio Galaxies (Live-streamed Astronomy Talk)

Fri, May 21, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Explore the most violent activities in the universe since the Big Bang itself in this astronomy talk from Galen Gisler.

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Special Planetarium Events
Admission: Pay-what-you-can. 
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Pollinator Party

Sat, May 22, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join PEEC for a family Pollinator Party in honor of Endangered Species Day! We'll make crafts, discover some local pollinators, and take a short hike to search for these important animals.

Audience: Adults
Event type: Special Events
Admission: $10/family. 
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Virtual Vinyasa Flow Yoga Class

Sun, May 23, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join PEEC's Christa Tyson for a virtual, vinyasa flow yoga class. This class will take place every Sunday via Zoom!

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Classes
Admission: $7/non-members, $5/members, free for PEEC volunteers. 
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Nature On Tap: Recreation Renaissance Panel (Live-streamed Program)

Mon, May 24, 2021
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Have you always wanted to start a business doing your favorite outdoor hobby, or host an event around something that you love about the outdoors? Join PEEC and the Los Alamos Creative District for our May Nature On Tap to hear from people who have done just that! This online panel discussion will feature outdoor entrepreneurs from around New Mexico.

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Presentations/Talks
Admission: Free. 
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Intro to Mountain Biking on Los Alamos Trails

Tue, Jun 1, 2021 - Thu, Jul 1, 2021
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn about mountain biking and ride with a fun group of middle- and high-schoolers.

Audience: Children
Event type: Summer Camps
Admission: $160/non-member, $140/PEEC members
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Forest Explorers: 1st – 3rd graders

Wed, Jun 2, 2021 - Wed, Jun 16, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Get outside exploring this summer with PEEC! Small groups will meet from 9 AM to noon on Mondays and Wednesdays and are for kids entering 1st-3rd grades in fall 2021.

Audience: Children
Event type: Summer Camps
Admission: $180/non-member, $160/PEEC members.
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Forest Explorers: 4th – 6th Graders

Wed, Jun 2, 2021 - Wed, Jun 16, 2021
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Get outside exploring this summer with PEEC! Small groups will meet from 9 AM to noon on Mondays and Wednesdays and are for kids entering 4th – 6th grades in fall 2021.

Audience: Children
Event type: Summer Camps
Admission: $180/non-member, $160/PEEC members.
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The Night Sky in June (Live-streamed Astronomy Talk)

Fri, Jun 4, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Discover what is coming up in June's night skies in this astronomy talk hosted by Galen Gisler.

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Special Planetarium Events
Admission: Pay-what-you-can. 
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Geologic Tour Across the Jemez Mountains

Sat, Jun 5, 2021
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Enjoy a day exploring the diverse geology of the Jemez Mountains from Los Alamos to Soda Dam with geologists Fraser and Cathy Goff.

Audience: Adults
Event type: Hikes/Outings
Admission: $32/PEEC member, $40/non-member. 
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PEEC Buds Garden Club

Tue, Jun 8, 2021 - Tue, Aug 10, 2021
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Explore summer gardening with PEEC! The garden club will meet from 3-5 PM and is for kids currently aged 7-10 years.

Audience: Children
Event type: Summer Camps
Admission: $250/non-member, $230/PEEC members
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Trivia Tuesday

Tue, Jun 8, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Test your nature knowledge at virtual Trivia Tuesday night with PEEC! Challenge friends old and new, compete for prizes, and enjoy a Trivia Tuesday special from Bathtub Row!

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Presentations/Talks
Admission: Pay-what-you-can. 
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A Short History of Astronomy (Live-streamed Astronomy Talk)

Fri, Jun 11, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Get a quick history lesson on the field of astronomy at this talk from amateur astronomer Jeremy Best.

Audience: General Audience
Event type: Special Planetarium Events
Admission: Pay-what-you-can. 
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Living Earth Adventure Program (LEAP): Week 1

Mon, Jun 21, 2021 - Fri, Jun 25, 2021
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Outdoor day camp for students entering grades 7-8.

Audience: Children
Event type: Summer Camps
Admission: $325/non-member, $305/PEEC members. 
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Nature Odyssey: Week 1

Mon, Jun 21, 2021 - Fri, Jun 25, 2021
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Outdoor day camp for students entering grades 4 – 6.

Audience: Children
Event type: Summer Camps
Admission: $325/non-member, $305/PEEC members. 
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Nature Odyssey: Week 2

Mon, Jun 28, 2021 - Fri, Jul 2, 2021
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Outdoor day camp for students entering grades 4 – 6.

Audience: Children
Event type: Summer Camps
Admission: $325/non-member, $305/PEEC members. 
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Living Earth Adventure Program (LEAP): Week 2

Mon, Jun 28, 2021 - Fri, Jul 2, 2021
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Outdoor day camp for students entering grades 7-8.

Audience: Children
Event type: Summer Camps
Admission: $325/non-member, $305/PEEC members. 
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We reserve the right to refuse admittance to any of our programs, events, or the nature center.