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BVP Webelos Adventures 350 E. Galleria Dr. | 702-267-4180 | For hours of operation, visit cityofhenderson.com. | Last entry 30 minutes before closing Registered Webelos can complete the badge requirements for the following adventures. Cub Scouts may be accompanied by a parent/guardian, but no siblings are permitted. PRESERVE Into the Woods Learn about three different groups of trees and the parts of a tree. Identify six trees and six plants common to our area and how wildlife and animals use them. We’ll tour the Bird Viewing Preserve and learn how plants and trees are important to our ecosystem, plant something in a pot and learn how to make it grow, and discover what useful things can be made from wood. We also closely examine a tree trunk’s growth rings and bark. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 9-12 Sa 9:00-11:00 am 11/07 $7.25 664032-00 9-12 Sa 9:00-11:00 am 12/12 $7.25 664032-01 Into the Wild Learn about bird flyways and watch birds and other wildlife. Identify a bird found only in our area and learn how it survives. Study food chains, the balance of nature, aquatic ecosystems and wetlands. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE VIEWING 9-12 Sa 9:00-11:00 am 09/26 $7.25 664033-00 9-12 Sa 9:00-11:00 am 11/14 $7.25 664033-01 Beginning Birding Learn how to get started in one of the fastest-growing hobbies — bird watching. Find out what you need to get started, how to choose and use binoculars and a spotting scope, identification techniques, and bird watching etiquette and ethics on this staff-led tour. Bring binoculars and a bird book if you have them. You’ll receive Ted Floyd’s booklet Let’s Go Birding! AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 12+ Su 8:00-10:00 am 10/04 $14.50 664025-00 12+ Su 8:00-10:00 am 11/08 $14.50 664025-01 Turn Over New Leaf Take a walking tour and discover the many plants within the preserve and learn the important role they play not only today, but in days gone by. BIRD AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 12+ Su 9:00-10:00 am 09/20 $7.25 664036-00 12+ Sa 9:00-10:00 am 10/03 $7.25 664036-01 12+ Su 9:00-10:00 am 11/15 $7.25 664036-02 12+ Sa 9:00-10:00 am 12/05 $7.25 664036-03 Make a Difference Day Help install trees to provide shade and beautify our city. Learn how to care for plants, trees and shrubs. Arborists and gardening enthusiasts will be on hand to help you with all of your gardening and planting questions. Lunch is provided. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST All Sa 10:00 am-noon 10/24 Free Bird Craft Fun for 50+ Join us for an hour of bird-friendly craft making. You bring the imagination; we’ll bring the supplies and fun. 50+ F 9:00-10:00 am 10/30 $6.25 664037-00 50+ F 9:00-10:00 am 12/04 $6.25 664037-01 Hop on the Bird Mobile Take a tour of the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve on the Bird Mobile. It seats six visitors and is an excellent way to see the preserve, especially for those who find walking difficult. Children must be accompanied by an adult and must be over the age of 6. Call 702-267- 4180 at least a week ahead to schedule a reservation (subject to availability). Tours may be canceled due to inclement weather. 78 HENDERSONHAPPENINGS | Fall 2015 | September-December


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