The free shows continue into December for ASU's Zacheis Planetarium. On Thursday December 6, they will be showing Tales of Maya Skies/2012 at 6:30PM and 7:45 PM. Telescopes will be set up outside from dusk until after the last show each night. These movies are free and open to the public, but tickets are required to enter. Tickets are limited to 2 per person present, and can be picked up at the ticket booth 30 minutes before each show. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Monte Vista Crane Festival For the past 2,000 years, the Monte Vista Wildlife Refuge has witnessed the migration of thousands of sandhill cranes. This year the 31st Annual Monte Vista Crane Festival will be March 7-9, and will be educational as well as fun. They will have an arts & crafts fair, bus tours, and educational lectures at the Middle School by biologists & wildlife experts