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Lifelong Learning: The Mountains of AZ

September 26, 2020
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
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Desert Camp Community Center - MAP IT
9260 E. Desert Camp Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ 85255 United States

Join neighbors in learning about Arizona’s beautiful mountains. Residents may attend one or both sessions.

Session 1 (Sept. 25): The Grand Canyon
Since the dawn of time, mountains have been cherished as places of solace and sacredness. This first session will offer an insider’s glimpse into the history, basic geology and National Park Service stewardship of the Grand Canyon, highlighted by extraordinary personal accounts of living and working in the “Grandest of Canyons.”

Session 2 (Sept. 26): Closer to Home
In this second session, residents will experience the beauty, history and mystery behind Arizona’s most recognized mountains such as Four Peaks, Mazatzals, Tempe Buttes, South Mountain and the internationally acclaimed San Francisco Peaks. How did these influential ranges come about and how do they place a lasting impact on Arizona? Come discover why.

Safety measures in place for each session:
• face masks will be required
• reduced capacity
• registration required
• social distancing

Must be logged in to register.

Thank you for your cooperation as we continue to monitor updates and recommendations from federal and state public-health authorities for future updates to programming.