Come learn how to pan for gold! Children will learn the process of gold panning, using real panning equipment. The "gold" is pyrite, and children can take home their findings along with an informational handout and a certificate! Fee: $3
Join the Discovery Center for an educational and entertaining evening program to teach visitors about some of Big Bear's history with Jonni Vindiola, Big Bear Museum Curator. Sponsored by California Land Management. Suggested donation $5. Your donations help keep our programs free!
Join a Discovery Center Naturalist to explore how the forest changes as the sun goes down. Meet at Serrano campground kiosk at 7:00pm. Hikes are not strenuous and designed for all skill levels. Free!
Join the Discovery Center and the Big Bear Valley Astronomical Society for an educational and entertaining evening program to teach visitors about the San Bernardino National Forest night sky. Sponsored by California Land Management. Your donations help keep our programs free!
Bluebirds will love your yard with this well designed birdhouse that you can build! We will provide kits for individuals or families to build together during this program sponsored by Butcher's Block. Class limited to 20 people, first come first serve. Fee $6 per kit