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BVP BIRD VIEWING PRESERVE 350 E. Galleria Dr. | 702-267-4180 | For hours of operation, visit cityofhenderson.com. | Last entry 30 minutes before closing 77 NON-RESIDENTRATES | Clark County add 15% | Outside Clark County add 25% The Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve sits on approximately 100 acres, with nine ponds available for birding. It is home to hundreds of migratory waterfowl, several species of resident desert birds and other desert wildlife. The paved path is approximately ¾ of a mile long, and soft-surface paths are level and allow for easy walking. Dress for the weather. We recommend you wear a hat and comfortable, sturdy shoes. Water is suggested. Expect to do a lot of walking. Pets and feeding of the birds and wildlife are strictly prohibited. All visitors must sign in at the visitor center and an adult must accompany children under the age of 14. Unaccompanied teens (14-17) must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian. Call to schedule tours at least 48 hours in advance. The Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve is a National Wildlife Federationcertified wildlife habitat site. While you’re visiting, be sure to stop by our gift shop. Binoculars are available for loan. A Time for Birds Bring your child to the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve to hear a story about a special bird, then color a page related to the story. Parents are welcome to take their children on an educational walk around our ponds after story time. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 3-5 T 9:00-9:30 am 09/22 Free 664002-00 3-5 T 9:00-9:30 am 10/27 Free 664002-01 3-5 T 9:00-9:30 am 11/17 Free 664002-02 3-5 T 9:00-9:30 am 12/08 Free 664002-03 A Time for Birds Craft Day Bring your child to hear a story and learn about a special bird, and then do a fun craft. Parents are welcome to take their children on an educational walk around our ponds after story time. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 3-5 T 9:00-9:30 am 09/08 $3.00 664034-00 3-5 T 9:00-9:30 am 10/06 $3.00 664034-01 3-5 T 9:00-9:30 am 11/03 $3.00 664034-02 All About Birds: Just for Kids This is a birding basics program just for kids. Join a staff member for a series of workshops that focus on nothing but birds. Workshops include plenty of handson educational displays and games that offer a positive learning experience. Raptor Restaurant Visit the “raptor restaurant” and explore the menu to see if you can make the right food choice for each raptor. Learn how raptors hunt and what they eat. The game is set up in the morning and is available for play throughout the day. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 6-12 Sa 8:00 am-1:00 pm 09/12 Free 664005-00 Migration Madness Migration is an important part of many birds’ lives. Take part in a game of migration madness and explore why birds migrate and how far many of them travel on this yearly journey. The game is set up in the morning and is available for play throughout the day. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 6-12 Sa 8:00 am-1:00 pm 10/10 Free 664005-01 Halloween Fun: Scary Birds This is the perfect time of year to learn about ravens, vultures, owls and other scary birds. Age Day Time Date Cost Code 6-12 Sa 9:00-10:00 am 10/31 Free 664005-02 Bird Craft Fun Let’s get crafty and create a bird craft. Younger children need a parent’s assistance. Bring your imagination and we’ll supply the fun. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 6-12 F 9:00-10:00 am 09/11 $6.25 664013-00 6-12 F 9:00-10:00 am 09/25 $6.25 664013-01 6-12 F 9:00-10:00 am 10/09 $6.25 664013-02 6-12 F 9:00-10:00 am 11/06 $6.25 664013-03 6-12 F 9:00-10:00 am 11/20 $6.25 664013-04 Game Day Get your game on! Learning about birds and where they live can be fun, especially if it’s a game. Bird Bingo It’s bingo for kids with a bird-related twist. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 6-12 M 10:00-11:00 am 09/07 $5.00 664035-00 Habitat Bingo This game takes us outside to see what’s happening around the ponds. There’s more to the preserve than just birds. Let’s explore together. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 6-12 W 10:00-11:00 am 10/14 $5.00 664035-01 Bird Beach Ball Toss Catching the ball is the easy part. Be ready to answer some bird questions. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 6-12 M 10:00-11:00 am 11/02 $5.00 664035-02 Bird Concentration Do you have a bird brain? See how well you use your brain in this concentration game. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 6-12 W 10:00-11:00 am 12/09 $5.00 664035-03 Junior Naturalist Day Learn what it’s like to be a naturalist. Join a staff member in the field to collect data on weather conditions, plants, animals, and birds. We need to get an early start because that’s the best time to observe wildlife. Dress for the weather and wear good walking shoes. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 6-12 Sa 8:00-9:30 am 09/19 $7.25 664010-00 6-12 Sa 800-9:30 am 10/17 $7.25 664010-01 6-12 Sa 8:00-9:30 am 11/21 $7.25 664010-02 6-12 Sa 8:00-930 am 12/19 $7.25 664010-03 Hummingbird How-To Several species of hummingbirds can be seen year round in Southern Nevada. A staff member teaches you how to choose an appropriate hummingbird feeder, how to prepare sugar water and what you can do to attract hummingbirds to your yard. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 8+ Su 10:00-11:00 am 09/13 $7.25 664000-00 8+ Su 10:00-11:00 am 10/11 $7.25 664000-01


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