After your Christmas of food, family celebrations and friends, you and your loved ones may want to enjoy an Outdoor Adventure Family Day!! A stress free, activity-loaded day of fun at the White Tank Mountain Regional Park and White Tank Branch Library. Please join us on Saturday, December 28th, 8 a.m.- 4p.m.
This new family event includes live animals, desert survival tips, yoga, archery, and horseback riding specials PLUS 3 guided hikes: easy,Moderate and challenging. The Balloon Lady will be on hand to create twisted balloons for kids. You are welcome to savor edibles from a food vendor or two although you may want to bring your own picnic lunch!
Here’s the Schedule:
8a.m. -4p.m. Desert Survival Unit, search & rescue posse- Survival kits, signaling, fire building, compass reading & tracking (Area 4)
8a.m. -4p.m.Friends of White Tank Park- Water & Snack sales ( area 6 trailhead)
8a.m. -4p.m. Friends of the White Tank Library(@Library)
8a.m. -4p.m. Trek Bikes of West Phoenix ( Competitive track)
8a.m. -noon. World wildlife zoo- LIVE Animals ( Library)
9a.m.-4p.m. WT Riding Stables- Discount rides, petting zoo, (horse staging and stables)
9a.m.-1p.m. Ford Trail to Dam, & miles hike – Challenging (area 9)
10a.m. Waterfall hike, 1.8 miles- Easy ( Area 6)
10a.m.-3p.m. Liberty Wildlife ( Nature Center)
Noon-3p.m. Pond Hike, 5 Miles Hike- Moderate ( Starting at the Nature Center)
10:15a.m. -11:15a.m. Yoga!
Noon- 4p.m. AZ Balloon Lady ( Library)
1p.m. & 2:30p.m. Achery 101 – Basic Training, All Ages ( Competitive Track)
2-4p.m. Books and Brushes ( Library)
Cost: $6 per vehicle
There is no charge to visit and enjoy the library and nature center. The White Tank Branch Library & Nature Center is located at 20304 W. White Tank Rd., Waddell.
For more information call: 602-652-3000 or visit www.mcldaz.org.