Programs & Events

Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park

Geology Tour

Saturday, October 26, 2019   1:30 p.m.

Learn about rocks and volcanic formations along our main trail on a tour with a professional geologist as your guide for a lively tour that compresses almost two billion years of geologic history.


Edible and Medicinal Plants Tour

October 27, 2019   1:30 p.m.

Learn the edible and medicinal uses of native desert plants along our Curandero Trail on a leisurely walk guided by Jim Shepherd.


Gourd Art Class: Basics & Beyond

Tuesday, October 29, 2019   9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

This class is perfect for beginners or for repeat students wanting to improve their skills. Participants will cover the basics of gourd art.