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SUN
1
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the EOP

The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP) is open for bird walks each Sunday morning. The walks are led by docents from Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory (SABO), Huachuca Audubon Society (HAS) and the Friends of the San Pedro River (FSPR).  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: EOP, Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, but donations appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Hummingbird Stitchers Quilt Show and Sale

Hummingbird Stitchers Quilt Guild Presents "Pieceful Pursuits:  A Quilting Quest".  This popular annual show and sale is sure to please.  There will be 200 quilts on display, quilts for sale, vendors, a boutique, appraisals, and more.

When: Saturday, Feb. 28, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 23, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Where: Buena High School, 5225 Buena School Blvd.
Admission: Adults $5, children under age 12 free.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-439-0098 or www.hummingbirdquiltguild.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the Arizona Folklore Preserve website for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  Adults, $15; Children age 17 and under, $6.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



MON
2
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website



TUE
3
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



WED
4
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Birders and nature enthusiasts, novice or experienced, are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is considered one of the largest and most critical avian migratory corridors remaining in the western United States.  Observe 25 – 50 species on these popular two to three hour bird walks.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and walking and current weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/



THU
5
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb, beef, and pork, specialty breads, and baked goods.  Shop for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, and salsas.  Food vendors offer a variety of menu items, and local artists perform live music to relax and enjoy.  

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-678-2638, 520-417-6960, www.sierravistafarmersmarket.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website



FRI
6

SAT
7
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Join trained docents on a two-mile interpretive walk over easy terrain along the river.  The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.  It is the last free flowing river in the Southwest and has been designated one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Market

Enjoy shopping a wide variety of unique crafts, specialty wares, original jewelry designs, homemade soaps, handmade wood and leather goods, local honey and produce, and more. Food vendors offer their lunch and snack items, and local artists perform live music.

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, www.sierravistacommunitymarket.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the Arizona Folklore Preserve website for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  Adults, $15; Children age 17 and under, $6.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Friends of the San Pedro River Guided Hike - Herford Bridge Area Birding

Enjoy this special opportunity for birding on this guided hike.  Wear appropriate attire for weather/hiking and bring plenty of water. 

When:  8 a.m.
Where:  Meet at the Hereford Bridge Trailhead.  Parking Area is located just off Hereford Rd. (South side of Hereford Rd., and west of the River)
Admission: Free, Donations gratefully accepted.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-508-4445, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Health, Wealth and Lifestyle Fair - 2015

The Health, Wealth and Lifestyle Fair showcases a wide variety of businesses that can help you with your personal well-being and finances.  This is a great opportunity to learn about the many benefits of living in Southern Arizona and gather valuable information on what is available in our community.

When:  10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where:  The Mall at Sierra Vista, 2200 El Mercado Loop
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-458-6940, sierravistachamber.org


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Cochise College Rodeo

Enjoy this favorite western event, the Cochise College Rodeo.  This rodeo features saddle and bareback bronc riding, steer wrestling, bull riding, tie down roping, goat tying, barrel racing, and more.

When:  Saturday, March 7 and Sunday, March 8.  Gates open at noon, Rodeo starts 1 p.m.
On Sunday, cowboy church starts 10 a.m., and Exceptional Rodeo starts 10:30 a.m.
Where:  Wren Arena, Fort Huachuca.  Map
Admission:  Tickets at the gate, $8.  Advance purchase, $7 at Murr Community Center, Sierra Vista Safeway, and Cochise College, Sierra Vista and Douglas campuses.  Active duty military and children 5 and under admitted free.
Info:  520-417-6960.  For ticket information, 520-533-2404.


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Coronado National Memorial Ranger led Hike - Coronado Cave

Join a park ranger for this special guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.  This large cave is nestled in a limestone layer at the base of the complex geological puzzle that is Montezuma Peak.  Exposed in the beam of a flashlight or headlamp, cave formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, flowstones, and columns emerge from the darkness of the cave.  

The roundtrip hike will last about two hours.  The hike is considered moderate and includes a 500 foot elevation gain.  Access to the cave requires scrambling 30 feet down a steep, rocky slope to the cave floor.

Participants should bring a flashlight or headlamp, gloves, water, a snack, and sun protection.  Wear sturdy shoes and layered clothing.  The hikes begin at the Coronado Cave trailhead (.25 mile past the Visitor Center).

When:  Every Saturday, 10 a.m., January 31 through April 11.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.  From Fry Blvd. and Hwy. 92:  Travel  south on Hwy. 92 about 20 miles to S. Coronado Memorial Drive.  Follow S. Coronado Memorial Drive 5 miles to the Visitor Center.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-366-5515 ext.0, www.nps.gov/coro


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Cultural Heritage Celebration - A Cultural Heritage Fair

Experience the rich ethnic heritage of our community.  There will be exhibits with displays and artifacts from around the world, and exhibitors will share information about their fascinating heritage.  Enjoy ethnic cuisine, multicultural entertainment, activities, demonstrations, a raffle, and more at this special fair.

When:  10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where:  Buena High School Cafeteria, 5225 E. Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Free.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-439-2300.



SUN
8
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the EOP

The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP) is open for bird walks each Sunday morning. The walks are led by docents from Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory (SABO), Huachuca Audubon Society (HAS) and the Friends of the San Pedro River (FSPR).  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: EOP, Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, but donations appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the Arizona Folklore Preserve website for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  Adults, $15; Children age 17 and under, $6.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Cochise College Rodeo

Enjoy this favorite western event, the Cochise College Rodeo.  This rodeo features saddle and bareback bronc riding, steer wrestling, bull riding, tie down roping, goat tying, barrel racing, and more.

When:  Saturday, March 7 and Sunday, March 8.  Gates open at noon, Rodeo starts 1 p.m.
On Sunday, cowboy church starts 10 a.m., and Exceptional Rodeo starts 10:30 a.m.
Where:  Wren Arena, Fort Huachuca.  Map
Admission:  Tickets at the gate, $8.  Advance purchase, $7 at Murr Community Center, Sierra Vista Safeway, and Cochise College, Sierra Vista and Douglas campuses.  Active duty military and children 5 and under admitted free.
Info:  520-417-6960.  For ticket information, 520-533-2404.



MON
9
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website



TUE
10
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega



WED
11
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Birders and nature enthusiasts, novice or experienced, are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is considered one of the largest and most critical avian migratory corridors remaining in the western United States.  Observe 25 – 50 species on these popular two to three hour bird walks.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and walking and current weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/



THU
12
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb, beef, and pork, specialty breads, and baked goods.  Shop for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, and salsas.  Food vendors offer a variety of menu items, and local artists perform live music to relax and enjoy.  

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-678-2638, 520-417-6960, www.sierravistafarmersmarket.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 22nd Annual High Desert Gardening & Landscaping Conference - High on the Desert

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about gardening, food production, landscaping, native plants, and environmental stewardship in our unique high desert environment. This two-day conference features a variety of speakers, educational sessions, vendors, and more.

When:  March 12 and 13.
Where:  Cochise Community College, Student Union Bldg., 901 N. Columbo Ave.
For admission prices and registration, please call 520-458-8278 ext. 2141.  For more information, visit http://www.ag.arizona.edu/cochise/mg/events.htm



FRI
13
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 2015 SACA Home and Garden Show

Cochise County's premier Home & Garden Show will be bigger and better than ever before.  Bring the family and enjoy the displays, demos, exhibits and vendors. 

When:  Friday, March 13, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, March 14, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where:  Buena High School, 5225 E. Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960,  http://www.saca-az.org/ and calendar


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 22nd Annual High Desert Gardening & Landscaping Conference - High on the Desert

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about gardening, food production, landscaping, native plants, and environmental stewardship in our unique high desert environment. This two-day conference features a variety of speakers, educational sessions, vendors, and more.

When:  March 12 and 13.
Where:  Cochise Community College, Student Union Bldg., 901 N. Columbo Ave.
For admission prices and registration, please call 520-458-8278 ext. 2141.  For more information, visit http://www.ag.arizona.edu/cochise/mg/events.htm



SAT
14
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Join trained docents on a two-mile interpretive walk over easy terrain along the river.  The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.  It is the last free flowing river in the Southwest and has been designated one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista 2015 SACA Home and Garden Show

Cochise County's premier Home & Garden Show will be bigger and better than ever before.  Bring the family and enjoy the displays, demos, exhibits and vendors. 

When:  Friday, March 13, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, March 14, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where:  Buena High School, 5225 E. Buena School Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960,  http://www.saca-az.org/ and calendar


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Market

Enjoy shopping a wide variety of unique crafts, specialty wares, original jewelry designs, homemade soaps, handmade wood and leather goods, local honey and produce, and more. Food vendors offer their lunch and snack items, and local artists perform live music.

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, www.sierravistacommunitymarket.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the Arizona Folklore Preserve website for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  Adults, $15; Children age 17 and under, $6.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Spring Bazaar

This popular bazaar features artisans from all over Cochise County.  Enjoy the large variety of items on display including quilts, pottery, knitting, jewelry, clothes, and more.

When:  9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where:  Ethel Berger Community Center, 2950 E. Tacoma St., and Oscar Yrun Community Center, 3020 E. Tacoma St.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-439-2300


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Coronado National Memorial Ranger led Hike - Coronado Cave

Join a park ranger for this special guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.  This large cave is nestled in a limestone layer at the base of the complex geological puzzle that is Montezuma Peak.  Exposed in the beam of a flashlight or headlamp, cave formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, flowstones, and columns emerge from the darkness of the cave.  

The roundtrip hike will last about two hours.  The hike is considered moderate and includes a 500 foot elevation gain.  Access to the cave requires scrambling 30 feet down a steep, rocky slope to the cave floor.

Participants should bring a flashlight or headlamp, gloves, water, a snack, and sun protection.  Wear sturdy shoes and layered clothing.  The hikes begin at the Coronado Cave trailhead (.25 mile past the Visitor Center).

When:  Every Saturday, 10 a.m., January 31 through April 11.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.  From Fry Blvd. and Hwy. 92:  Travel  south on Hwy. 92 about 20 miles to S. Coronado Memorial Drive.  Follow S. Coronado Memorial Drive 5 miles to the Visitor Center.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-366-5515 ext.0, www.nps.gov/coro


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Kartchner Caverns State Park - Star Party

Enjoy this special opportunity to learn about and observe the wonders of the sky through astronomers’ telescopes.  Bring a folding chair, red light, sweater or jacket, and enthusiasm to enjoy and conserve our beautiful night skies.

When:  Event details TBA.
Kartchner Caverns State Park, 2980 Hwy. 90, Benson (9 miles south of Benson).
Admission:  $6 per vehicle (up to four adults). Camping is available at the park (additional fee).
Please check website for more information, http://azstateparks.com/parks/kaca/    http://azstateparks.com/starparty/or call 520-586-4100.



SUN
15
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the EOP

The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP) is open for bird walks each Sunday morning. The walks are led by docents from Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory (SABO), Huachuca Audubon Society (HAS) and the Friends of the San Pedro River (FSPR).  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: EOP, Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, but donations appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the Arizona Folklore Preserve website for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  Adults, $15; Children age 17 and under, $6.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



MON
16
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website



TUE
17
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Coronado National Memorial Guided Bird Walk

Join an experienced guide and learn about the resident and migrating bird population of this distinctive ecosystem.  This is a special opportunity to observe wildlife and enjoy the scenic oak woodlands of Montezuma Canyon.  Novice and experienced nature enthusiasts are welcomed on this one and a half mile long, three hour walk.  Please dress for the weather, wear sun protection, and bring plenty of water.

When:  Tuesdays,  8 a.m., March 17, 24, 31, and April 7.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.  Meet at the Visitor Center.
Admission:  Free.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-366-5515 ext. 2300, www.nps.gov/coro



WED
18
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Birders and nature enthusiasts, novice or experienced, are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is considered one of the largest and most critical avian migratory corridors remaining in the western United States.  Observe 25 – 50 species on these popular two to three hour bird walks.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and walking and current weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/



THU
19
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb, beef, and pork, specialty breads, and baked goods.  Shop for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, and salsas.  Food vendors offer a variety of menu items, and local artists perform live music to relax and enjoy.  

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-678-2638, 520-417-6960, www.sierravistafarmersmarket.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website



FRI
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SAT
21
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual High Desert Crafters Spring Craft Fair

Enjoy browsing and shopping at this very popular fair.  There will be a huge assortment of items to choose from, including fine art, quilting, jewelry, photography, candles, leather, and more. 

When:  8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where:  Windemere Hotel & Conference Center, 2047 S. Hwy. 92
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Join trained docents on a two-mile interpretive walk over easy terrain along the river.  The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.  It is the last free flowing river in the Southwest and has been designated one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Market

Enjoy shopping a wide variety of unique crafts, specialty wares, original jewelry designs, homemade soaps, handmade wood and leather goods, local honey and produce, and more. Food vendors offer their lunch and snack items, and local artists perform live music.

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, www.sierravistacommunitymarket.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the Arizona Folklore Preserve website for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  Adults, $15; Children age 17 and under, $6.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Guided History Walk - Fairbank Historic Townsite

Fairbank was an important transportation hub during the silver boom in and around Tombstone.  This guided walk will include the restored schoolhouse, mercantile building, town cemetery, and other remnants of this historic railroad town.   Fairbank was the longest-lasting ghost town along the San Pedro, with occupation spanning 1881 to 1972.  Learn about the many colorful events and personalities that wove the fabric of the town.

This walk is about one mile in length, and will last about one and a half hours. 

When:  1 p.m.
Where:  Fairbank Historic Townsite, Hwy. 82, between Whetstone & Tombstone  (Parking area is about one quarter mile east of the San Pedro River, north side of Hwy. 82)
Admission:  Free, donations gratefully accepted
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-508-4445, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Coronado National Memorial Ranger led Hike - Coronado Cave

Join a park ranger for this special guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.  This large cave is nestled in a limestone layer at the base of the complex geological puzzle that is Montezuma Peak.  Exposed in the beam of a flashlight or headlamp, cave formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, flowstones, and columns emerge from the darkness of the cave.  

The roundtrip hike will last about two hours.  The hike is considered moderate and includes a 500 foot elevation gain.  Access to the cave requires scrambling 30 feet down a steep, rocky slope to the cave floor.

Participants should bring a flashlight or headlamp, gloves, water, a snack, and sun protection.  Wear sturdy shoes and layered clothing.  The hikes begin at the Coronado Cave trailhead (.25 mile past the Visitor Center).

When:  Every Saturday, 10 a.m., January 31 through April 11.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.  From Fry Blvd. and Hwy. 92:  Travel  south on Hwy. 92 about 20 miles to S. Coronado Memorial Drive.  Follow S. Coronado Memorial Drive 5 miles to the Visitor Center.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-366-5515 ext.0, www.nps.gov/coro



SUN
22
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the EOP

The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP) is open for bird walks each Sunday morning. The walks are led by docents from Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory (SABO), Huachuca Audubon Society (HAS) and the Friends of the San Pedro River (FSPR).  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: EOP, Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, but donations appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the Arizona Folklore Preserve website for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  Adults, $15; Children age 17 and under, $6.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com



MON
23
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website



TUE
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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Coronado National Memorial Guided Bird Walk

Join an experienced guide and learn about the resident and migrating bird population of this distinctive ecosystem.  This is a special opportunity to observe wildlife and enjoy the scenic oak woodlands of Montezuma Canyon.  Novice and experienced nature enthusiasts are welcomed on this one and a half mile long, three hour walk.  Please dress for the weather, wear sun protection, and bring plenty of water.

When:  Tuesdays,  8 a.m., March 17, 24, 31, and April 7.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.  Meet at the Visitor Center.
Admission:  Free.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-366-5515 ext. 2300, www.nps.gov/coro



WED
25
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Birders and nature enthusiasts, novice or experienced, are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is considered one of the largest and most critical avian migratory corridors remaining in the western United States.  Observe 25 – 50 species on these popular two to three hour bird walks.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and walking and current weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/



THU
26
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Patterson Observatory Public Night

The Patterson Observatory and the Huachuca Astronomy Club invite you to a public viewing of the night sky.  Weather permitting, you will be able to view the heavens with the 20-inch Patterson Telescope and other instruments. Among possible sights are craters of the crescent moon, gas giant planets Uranus and Neptune, double stars, various star clusters, nebula, planetary nebula and distant galaxies.

Please note that start times change with sunset times.  All events depend on the weather - the telescope dome cannot be opened during rainfall, high winds and total overcast.  Events could be cancelled due to weather conditions.

When:  7 p.m.
Where:  Patterson Observatory, University of Arizona, Sierra Vista, 1140 N. Colombo Dr.  A  map is available here.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, www.hacastronomy.org


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Farmers Market

Enjoy shopping for locally grown produce, grass-fed lamb, beef, and pork, specialty breads, and baked goods.  Shop for unique products such as local roasted coffees, honey products, and salsas.  Food vendors offer a variety of menu items, and local artists perform live music to relax and enjoy.  

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-678-2638, 520-417-6960, www.sierravistafarmersmarket.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website



FRI
27
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Cochise Community Creative Writing Celebration

Get involved - this creative writing celebration is open to all!  Presenters Panel on Friday.  Workshops on Friday and Saturday.

When & Where:  Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ethel Berger Center, 2950 East Tacoma St.
Saturday:  8 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Student Union, Cochise College Sierra Vista Campus, 901 North Colombo Avenue.
Admission:  $25 for one-day registration, $45 for two-day registration.  $25 Student and Senior (60+) two-day registration.
Info:  520-515-5490, email creativewriting@cochise.edu or http://www.cochise.edu/cwc/



SAT
28
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista River Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Join trained docents on a two-mile interpretive walk over easy terrain along the river.  The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States.  It is the last free flowing river in the Southwest and has been designated one of Last Great Places by the Nature Conservancy.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 9 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Men Who Cook!

Spice it up with celebrity chefs who bring their best to this annual fundraiser.  This sell-out event is sure to be memorable.

When:  5 p.m.
Where:  Windemere Hotel & Conference Center, 2047 S. Hwy. 92
Purchase tickets at the Sierra Vista Symphony Office, inside the Chamber of Commerce building, 21 East Wilcox Dr.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-458-5189, http://sierravistasymphony.org/events/men-who-cook/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Cochise Community Creative Writing Celebration

Get involved - this creative writing celebration is open to all!  Presenters Panel on Friday.  Workshops on Friday and Saturday.

When & Where:  Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ethel Berger Center, 2950 East Tacoma St.
Saturday:  8 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Student Union, Cochise College Sierra Vista Campus, 901 North Colombo Avenue.
Admission:  $25 for one-day registration, $45 for two-day registration.  $25 Student and Senior (60+) two-day registration.
Info:  520-515-5490, email creativewriting@cochise.edu or http://www.cochise.edu/cwc/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Sierra Vista Community Market

Enjoy shopping a wide variety of unique crafts, specialty wares, original jewelry designs, homemade soaps, handmade wood and leather goods, local honey and produce, and more. Food vendors offer their lunch and snack items, and local artists perform live music.

When: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where:  Veterans Memorial Park, 3105 E. Fry Blvd.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, www.sierravistacommunitymarket.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area

Birders and nature enthusiasts, novice or experienced, are invited to attend.   The San Pedro River is considered one of the largest and most critical avian migratory corridors remaining in the western United States.  Observe 25 – 50 species on these popular two to three hour bird walks.  Wear appropriate attire for hiking and walking and current weather conditions.  Bring at least one quart of water per person.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90.
Admission: Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445 or http://sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the Arizona Folklore Preserve website for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  Adults, $15; Children age 17 and under, $6.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Friends of the San Pedro River Guided History Walk - Murray Springs Clovis Site

The Clovis people were the first humans to reach North America some 13,000 years ago and Murray Springs is one of the premier Clovis cultural sites. Join this special guided walk and learn about these people who hunted Ice Age mammals, including mammoths.  The walk is suitable for most adults and children.  Wear good walking shoes, appropriate attire, and bring water and a snack.

When: 9 a.m.
Where: Meet at Murray Springs Parking Area (off Moson Rd., about one mile north of Hwy. 90)
Admission: Free, donations appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445, http://www.sanpedroriver.org/wpfspr/


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Annual Amerind Museum 10K Texas Canyon Trail Run

This scenic, 10K course features a variety of trails, terrain, and awe-inspiring views that are not normally open to the public.  People of all ages are invited to walk or run the course, and there will be music and cheering for participants along the way.

When:  Race starts 9:00 a.m.
Where:  Amerind Museum, 2100 N. Amerind Rd., Dragoon
Info:  520-417-6960
Admission:  For registration and entry fees, please visit www.amerind.org/events.html


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Coronado National Memorial Ranger led Hike - Coronado Cave

Join a park ranger for this special guided hike and tour of Coronado Cave.  This large cave is nestled in a limestone layer at the base of the complex geological puzzle that is Montezuma Peak.  Exposed in the beam of a flashlight or headlamp, cave formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, flowstones, and columns emerge from the darkness of the cave.  

The roundtrip hike will last about two hours.  The hike is considered moderate and includes a 500 foot elevation gain.  Access to the cave requires scrambling 30 feet down a steep, rocky slope to the cave floor.

Participants should bring a flashlight or headlamp, gloves, water, a snack, and sun protection.  Wear sturdy shoes and layered clothing.  The hikes begin at the Coronado Cave trailhead (.25 mile past the Visitor Center).

When:  Every Saturday, 10 a.m., January 31 through April 11.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.  From Fry Blvd. and Hwy. 92:  Travel  south on Hwy. 92 about 20 miles to S. Coronado Memorial Drive.  Follow S. Coronado Memorial Drive 5 miles to the Visitor Center.
Admission:  Free
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-366-5515 ext.0, www.nps.gov/coro


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Easter Eggstravaganza

This favorite children's event features egg hunts (bring your Easter basket), face painting, arts and crafts, jumping castles, games, and more.   Bring your camera to take special pictures with the Easter Bunny.

When:  9 to 11 a.m.
Where:  The Mall at Sierra Vista, 2200 El Mercado Loop
Admission:  Free
For more information call Ken James, 520-458-7922


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Rising Sun Run

The Sierra Vista Sunrise Rotary hosts this special event to benefit community youth leadership and activities.  Participants can register for a one-mile run/walk, 5K, 10K, or a half-marathon.

When:  7 a.m. half marathon, 7:30 a.m. 10K, 7:45 a.m. 5K, 8 a.m. one-mile run/walk.
Where:  The Mall at Sierra Vista, 2200 El Mercado Loop
Info:  For registration, fees, and information please call 520-335-6147 or  svrisingsunrun@gmail.com



SUN
29
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Bird Walk at the EOP

The Sierra Vista Environmental Operations Park (EOP) is open for bird walks each Sunday morning. The walks are led by docents from Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory (SABO), Huachuca Audubon Society (HAS) and the Friends of the San Pedro River (FSPR).  Participation is limited; first come, first served.

When: 8 a.m.
Where: EOP, Hwy. 90 between mileage markers 324 and 325 on the north side of the highway.  Depart from viewing platform.
Admission:  Free, but donations appreciated.
Info: 520-417-6960, 520-508-4445


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Arizona Folklore Preserve

The Arizona Folklore Preserve features outstanding musicians in concert every Saturday and Sunday. Please check the Arizona Folklore Preserve website for a schedule of performances.

When:  Doors open 1 p.m.  Performance starts 2 p.m.
Where:  56 E. Folklore Trail. From Hwy. 92, take Ramsey Canyon Road west 3.3 miles to entrance.
Admission:  Adults, $15; Children age 17 and under, $6.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-378-6165, www.arizonafolklore.com


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Hummingbird Banding Sessions on Fort Huachuca

The public is invited to get a up-close look at the catch, band, weigh, measure and release of hummingbirds for research purposes.   These sessions are organized by the Hummingbird Monitoring Network.

When: Sunrise until approximately 10 a.m.
Where: Public Affairs Office, Bldg. 21115, Off Grierson, Ft. Huachuca
Admission: Free.
Info:  520-417-6960

Please note, dates are subject to change.  Please visit  www.hummonnet.org  for current schedule.

Note: Fort Huachuca is an active military installation and specific entrance requirements are enforced. US citizens may access the post after providing photo ID for everyone over the age of 16 along with current vehicle registration and proof of vehicle insurance.



MON
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Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Nature Walk at Ramsey Canyon Preserve

Visitors from all over the world come to see the more than 170 species of birds found in the preserve and surrounding national forest. Southwestern specialties such as painted redstarts and magnificent hummingbirds share the canyon with many other animals, including black bears, Chiricahua leopard frogs, and dozens of species of butterflies. The canyon is also home to more than 400 species of plants, from tiny mosses to towering firs.

When: 9 a.m.
Where:  27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd., Hereford
Admission:  $6.00 per person. Conservancy members and Cochise County residents, $3.00 per person. Children under 16 free. No admission charge the first Saturday of each month.
Info:  520-378-2785; 520-417-6960, website



TUE
31
Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group

The Monday - Tuesday Hikers Group meets for hikes every Monday and Tuesday.   All interested hikers are invited.  There are no meetings, no dues, no officers. The group is not an official club of any sort and each hiker is solely responsible for his/her own safety and welfare.

When:  Check current schedule
Where:  Check schedule for meeting and hiking locations. 
Admission:  Free
Info: 520-417-6960.  For current schedule, please check http://tinyurl.com/kkw4ega


Add Item To Your Planner SierraVista Coronado National Memorial Guided Bird Walk

Join an experienced guide and learn about the resident and migrating bird population of this distinctive ecosystem.  This is a special opportunity to observe wildlife and enjoy the scenic oak woodlands of Montezuma Canyon.  Novice and experienced nature enthusiasts are welcomed on this one and a half mile long, three hour walk.  Please dress for the weather, wear sun protection, and bring plenty of water.

When:  Tuesdays,  8 a.m., March 17, 24, 31, and April 7.
Where:  Coronado National Memorial, 4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford.  Meet at the Visitor Center.
Admission:  Free.
Info:  520-417-6960, 520-366-5515 ext. 2300, www.nps.gov/coro




The utmost care was taken to ensure accurate information for this calendar. The Sierra Vista Visitor Center and its agents do not assume responsibility for the given information. Visitors should call in advance to confirm. All information is subject to change.