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12/09/2014All is merry and bright at the Springs Preserve with Clint Carvahlo & his Extreme Parrots

Watch as "America's Got Talent" finalist Clint Carvalho and his Extreme Parrots perform amazing feats! 2 shows daily on weekends through March 1, 2015 at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

11/20/2014Escape to the Springs Preserve in December 2014

Experience the Polar Express Night at the Museum; kids will enjoy a train ride with Santa!; watch Clint Carvalho's parrots perform amazing feats; don't be a pain in the drain! bring your used cooking oil for safe recycling; all during the month of December.

11/12/2014November 16 is the final day of the season for the Butterfly Habitat at Springs Preserve

Due to low overnight temperatures in the forecast, the Butterfly Habitat at the Springs Preserve will be closing for the winter at 3 p.m. on Sunday, November 16.

11/04/2014Farmers Market Thursdays return to the Springs Preserve

The outdoor Green Chefs Farmers Market at the Springs Preserve opens for business starting November 6.

11/03/2014Springs Preserve goes to the dogs with 4th Annual Tails & Trails event, November 8

The Springs Preserve will go to the dogs—in a good way—when four-legged friends and the people they own take over for the fourth annual Tails & Trails event, Saturday, November 8.

10/30/2014Springs Preserve honors the joy and tradition of Dia de Muertos

On November 1 and 2, Dia de Muertos brings joy and tradition to the Springs Preserve. This family-friendly event blends rich customs with exciting activities such as live theater and dance performances, mariachis, face painting, sugar skull decorating and an art exhibition.

10/29/2014Celebrate Nevada's 150th with Free Admission to the Springs Preserve

The Springs Preserve joins in the statewide festivities honoring Nevada's Sesquicentennial with free admission from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Nevada Day, October 31.

10/23/2014Escape to the Springs Preserve in November 2014

Celebrate life and experience the rich customs of the Day of the Dead; Science Camp - Our "science spies" learn the science of codes, code breaking and camouflage; join us Thursdays for "local farm fresh goodness" at the outdoor Green Chefs Farmers Market; Springs Preserve is going to the dogs when we host our Tails & Trails event; all during the month of November.

10/13/2014Springs Preserve to host Dia de Muertos celebration November 1-2

A colorful, centuries-old tradition rooted in Latin American culture will celebrate the lives of loved ones who have gone on before as the Springs Preserve hosts its annual Dia de Muertos ("Day of the Dead") celebration, November 1-2, from 4-9 p.m. each evening.

10/02/2014Author Amy Stewart shares her inspiration for the Wicked Plants Exhibit

Meet Amy Stewart, author of Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities—the book that inspired the Wicked Plants exhibit!