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Saturday, Oct 27, 2012 · 10:00 am
Join the Asombro Institute for Science Education at the Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park on Saturday, October 27 from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. for The Wild Rumpus: Story, Craft, & Costume Party. There will be a different story every half hour, including a reading of “Where the Wild Things Are,” free wild things face painting, arts & crafts, and more! Wear a costume and get a prize.
The Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park is located northeast of Las Cruces. From I-25 in Las Cruces, head east on Highway 70. Take the Mesa Grande Road exit (at Oñate High School). Make a U-turn under the highway to head west and stay in the right lane. Turn right (north) on Jornada Road. Follow Jornada Road for 6.4 miles and turn left at the Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park sign. Follow the entrance road to the parking area and trailhead.
The Asombro Institute for Science Education is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing scientific literacy by fostering an understanding of the Chihuahuan Desert. The Asombro Institute provides hands-on science education programs for more than 13,000 students throughout southern New Mexico and west Texas each year. Anyone interested in learning more about the Asombro Institute for Science Education, membership, and volunteer opportunities should call the Institute office at 575-524-3334 or check our web site at www.asombro.org.