Second Saturday at the Water Center
Repeats every month on the second Saturday.Saturday, January 14, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Second Saturdays at the Water Resources Education Center are not only fun, they're free! Each second Saturday of the month, from 1 to 3 p.m., kids and their families are invited to explore a different topic through hands-on activities, games and stories. Create bird feeders and other crafts to welcome wildlife to your backyard! Learn about the amazing world of bubbles! Make a piece of art from reused materials! There's always something new waiting at Second Saturdays!
Please note: Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
January: Weather & “Vanport Flood” Exhibit
February: Rivers, Floods & Birthday Celebration for Water Center’s 20th Anniversary
March: Oceans & Estuaries
April: Critter Count - Snakes, Lizards and ‘Gators Up Close
May: Celebrate Public Works Week at Esther Short Park!
June: Get Outdoors Day
July: Science in the Park at the Water Center
August: Reading in the Wild
September: Birds & Columbia Flyway
October: Llamas, dogs and birds…oh, my! Animals Who Serve
November: Native American Heritage Month, special time from 1 to 4 p.m.
December: 20 for 20! The Best of Second Saturdays
As the Water Center's 20th anniversary year celebration comes to a close, join us for a look back at some favorite memories, moments, and activities from the past 20 years.
- Listen to fables and lore by local storyteller, Will Hornyak
- Make holiday-themed crafts and gifts out of recycled materials
- Leap into a fun-filled frog tongue investigation
- Explore what it’s like to be a creature of the night
- Investigate the properties of water with pennies and paper clips
- Paint a holiday-themed rock to take home
Water Resources Education Center Vancouver, WA