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December 2014 Exhibits, Shows, Activities and Tours

Train Rides with Santa

Take a Train Ride with Santa, Dec. 22-24.

Give thanks for fall fun!

Search our full calendar for all upcoming events and programs at the Springs Preserve.

Click on the links below to learn more about each offering in our monthly weekend schedule. Pricing information can be found after the program listings.

SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS IN DECEMBER (except where noted) Exhibits, Shows, and Walks Activities and Tours

Wicked Plants: The Exhibit (daily)

A Celebration of Souls: Day of the Dead in Southern Mexico (daily)

Butterfly Gardens Art (daily)

Foot and Hand Print Reindeer

Snowman Ornament

Crack a Geode (daily)

11 a.m.

Clint Carvalho & his Extreme Parrots

Botanical Gardens Guided Walk

Toddler Time (Thursdays)
Noon   Extreme Parrot Meet & Greet
1 p.m.

Clint Carvalho & his Extreme Parrots

Botanical Gardens Guided Walk
Cookie Story Time
1:30 p.m. Story Time (Mondays)  
2 p.m.   Extreme Parrot Meet & Greet
3 p.m.

Botanical Gardens Guided Walk

Feature Film - Life Force: New Zealand

Cookie Story Time


  • Exhibits, Shows, Walks and Feedings: Free for members or with paid general admission
  • Activities and Tours: $3 members, $5 non-members with paid general admission (Drop-in: $2 members, $3 non-members). Children under 5 must be accompanied by a paying adult or member.

Gardens Workshops: Cook, Grow, Create!

The Springs Preserve Gardens come alive with our workshops. Join us in a setting that's dynamic, inspiring, and just for adults—just for you! Space is limited for these programs, so please pre-register online, in-person, or by phone at (702) 822-7700.

Date Workshop Pricing
Dec. 6 Creative Workshop: Color, Shape & Form $20 members, $30 non-members
Dec. 13 Gardens Workshop: Gifts from the Gardens $10 members, $15 non-members
Dec. 20 Botanicals and Beyond: Success Stories, Bring and Brag $3 members, $5 non-members
Dec. 27 Monthly Garden Tips $2 members, $3 non-members

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