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National Parks Store: Just for Kids Film—Desert Giant

Presented by Reading Rainbow


Bring the kids to watch a delightful introduction to the iconic Saguaro. We’ll even meet a real life "snake man" and get a close-up look at the amazing rattlesnake!

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Bring the desert to life in this 40 minute film meant to entertain and educate your young desert dweller!

Desert Giant—The World of the Saguaro Cactus is a saga of the life cycle and ecosystem of the giant saguaro cactus and the animals in the desert it helps to support. Narrated by Philip Bosco, the story will take your children to the beautiful landscape of Arizona’s Sonoran Desert to discover the mysteries of the majestic saguaro cactus. The life and seasons of the desert are explored with an introduction to a variety of the desert’s inhabitants, including bobcats, Gila monsters, and a javelina pig.

At 40 minutes, this film is the perfect length to delight children of any age while inspiring a lasting appreciation for our amazing desert.

Showings at 12 PM and 2 PM.



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Event Tags: Arizona, educational, film, free, kids, Sonoran Desert, Summer

Date:
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Time:
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Place:
The National Parks Store
12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85755 United States
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Contact:
520-622-6014
Cost:
Free

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