• Keeper Camp 2

    Jul 25th, 2016
    9:30am - 2:30pm
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Campers experience a behind-the-scenes, hands-on adventure with our education and exhibit animals. Learn about our different animals and what it takes to properly care for them. Camp runs Monday through Friday. Preregistration required. Prerequisite: must have attended Keeper Camp 1 to participiate in Keeper Camp 2. Click here for more information

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  • Summer Nature Storytime

    Jul 29th, 2016
    10:30am - 11:00am
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Summer Nature Storytime is designed primarily for preschoolers and will introduce a different nature-themed book each week. During most of the storytimes, a puppet, live animal or enrichment items will be included to enhance the experience. These programs should last approximately 30-45 minutes depending on the book covered. 

    These programs are included in general admission and free for Heard Museum Members.

    Story Times are available for groups of 10 or more by reservation only. Please contact us at info@heardmuseum.org for more information.

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  • Butterfly Talk: Butterflies 101

    Aug 6th, 2016
    10:00am - 11:00am
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Learn about the butterflies of our area, how to identify them, and the role they play in nature. This program will include a visit to the butterfly garden to see them in various stages of their development.

    Designed primarily for adults. Interested youth may attend withan adult. May not be suitable for children younger than 10 years. Talks are led by Melanie Schuchart, one of our key butterfly volunteers. Each presentation will last about an hour followed by a walk through the butterfly house and garden. Included in general admission and free for Heard Museum members. No preregistration required.

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  • Zip Line Day

    Aug 6th, 2016
    1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Soar through the treetops of the Heard Wildlife Sanctuary as you travel down the Ropes Course's zip line! Purchase one ticket for each time you would like to go down the zip line. $12 per person. Preregistration required. For ages 10+; see ropes course program information page for information on size requirements. Click here to register.


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    Baylor Scott & White McKinney

    Baylor Scott & White Medical Center McKinney
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