Posts Tagged “Discovery Center”

First Eagle Count, Celebration Plus Snowshoe Tours at Discovery Center

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First Eagle Count, Celebration Plus Snowshoe Tours at Discovery Center

Bald eagles, nature walks and snowshoe tours are all on tap during outdoor explorations courtesy of Big Bear Discovery Center in December. Sometimes the outdoors even comes in, like when spotting scopes are trained on bald eagle nests across the lake. Every Saturday at 1 and 2 p.m. and Sundays at 11 a.m. and noon,…

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Metcalf’s Elton John Tribute Opens `Music in the Mountains’ at Discovery Center

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Metcalf’s Elton John Tribute Opens `Music in the Mountains’ at Discovery Center

Six top tribute concerts—doubleheaders each!—highlight the 12th season of “Music in the Mountains” summer series at Discovery Center, beginning with Kenny Metcalf as Elton John on June 24. Metcalf starts with the look of the glitzy rock star complete with bell-bottoms, platforms, glitter and sequins, then moves on to the sound while playing piano and…

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Snowshoe Demos, Adventure at Big Bear Discovery Center Winter Trails Day

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Snowshoe Demos, Adventure at Big Bear Discovery Center Winter Trails Day

Discover the beauty of the outdoors for free when Southern California Mountains Foundation hosts its 6th annual Winter Trails Day on Saturday, January 14, with fresh snow slated to arrive just in time for the event. Burn holiday calories and explore beautiful Big Bear backcountry on snowshoes during the event, held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m….

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Bald Eagle Tallies, Snowshoe Treks at Big Bear Discovery Center

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Bald Eagle Tallies, Snowshoe Treks at Big Bear Discovery Center

Bald eagles, nature walks and snowshoe tours are all on tap during outdoor exploration at Big Bear Discovery Center in December 2016. Guided Snowshoe Eco-Tours begin Dec. 31 as naturalists lead outings into the fluffy stuff. Explore Big Bear backcountry in search of signs of winter wildlife while enjoying winter recreation at the same time….

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Big Bear Discovery Center Hosts Annual Halloween Bat Night on Oct. 28

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Big Bear Discovery Center Hosts Annual Halloween Bat Night on Oct. 28

Bats fly into people’s hair. Suck their blood. Always carry rabies. Turn into Dracula on Halloween night! These are but a few of the myths about nature’s misunderstood mammals that will be dispelled when longtime Big Bear bat girl and Forest Service biologist Linda Stamer holds her popular pre-Halloween talk at Big Bear Discovery Center…

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