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Saturday Discovery Days

All ages can enjoy a fun-filled hour learning about a different topic in nature each month. Offered every Saturday of the year, each month a different theme.

Wildflowers

Schedule & Fees
Date Saturdays
Time: 11:00 am- 12:00 pm & 2:00- 3:00 pm
Fee: $3 for children, $3 adults

Spring 2017 Schedule:
  • May- Wildflower Power! Wildflower show; The science of flowers; How to Dry flowers; Make a "wildflower seed-bomb".

Summer 2017 Schedule:
  • June: Herman the HERMIT CRAB is bringing the BEACH to Quinta in June! Learn about seabirds and sea creatures, build a sand castle, investigate a shell and seaweed collection, and understand the science behind oceans and waves. Make a sand art or seashell craft. And don't forget to wear your swimsuit! (You might just run into a "SPLASH"!)


  • July: The PARROTS will be squawking in the skies over Quinta Mazatlan! The Discovery Museum will be home to a "Parrot Parade" in June, where you can learn all about the different types of parrots that live in our Valley.


  • August: Test your skills at ten different nature challenge stations and earn a Quinta Nature patch!

Contact Us
Quinta Mazatlan

600 Sunset Drive
McAllen, TX 78504

(956) 681-3370

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