|Environmental Education Center Signature Events|
Explore our list of free signature events held at the Environmental Education Center (EEC). For event updates, please call the EEC Program Hotline at 480-782-2889.
Butterfly and Dragonfly Bash
Saturday, September 23
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Dragonflies, damselflies and butterflies flutter over the wetland habitats at Veteran's Oasis Park during the late summer. Celebrate these beautiful insects with us through guided nature walks, hands -on crafts, and presentations available for all ages. Walks are approximately 15 minutes in duration over easy terrain. Don’t miss this free fun-filled, family-friendly special event!
Scavenger Hunt to build your own butterfly!
Father & Daughter Campout
Friday, September 29 - Saturday, September 30
6 p.m. - 8 a.m.
Daughters, round up your dads and bring them out to Veterans Oasis for a campout. Enjoy a night of roasting marshmallows, telling stories and enjoying the cool outside air. Morning brings a pancake breakfast, activities and relay games as fathers and daughters pair up to win fun prizes! Register today.
Sonoran Sunset Series
Next Concert: Thursday, October 19
Featuring Jerry Prunty's Back to the Fifties Band
Chandler comes to life with live music in the park the third Thursday of the month - October through March. It’s time to face the music. Head over to Veteran's Oasis Park with your blankets, chairs and coolers to enjoy a free concert under the stars. Snacks and beverages will be available for a small fee.
Parent & Kid Campout
Friday, October 27 - Saturday, October 28