River Legacy
703 N.W. Green Oaks Blvd.
(at Cooper Street)
Arlington, TX 76006 US
817.860.6752

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DateTimeAdmissionProgram or Event
May 5 10 am - 11:30 am $15 per child/adult pair/ $5 additional child

Nature Adventurers at River Legacy

Join us for Adventures with Mushrooms! These occasional classes provide a special hands-on learning opportunity designed especially for preschoolers and an adult partner to introduce them to the naturally fun learning at River Legacy. Children ages 2 years, 6 months to 5 years old with a parent/caregiver will participate in a hands-on lesson, classroom activities, story and song time, and go on a guided nature walk. Cost is $15 per child/adult pair per class with $5 for 1 additional child (maximum 2 children per adult). Space is limited, please RSVP to 817.860.6752, ext. 102. Payment is due at time of registration. Other Nature Adventurer classes: March 10; March 24; April 7 & April 21.


May 7 2 pm FREE

Animal Exploration

Discover the habits and adaptations of one of our native animals during a live animal observation with a River Legacy Naturalist at River Legacy Living Science Center. RSVP to 817.860.6752.


May 7 10 am $5 per class or $15 for all

Beginner's Adult Yoga Series

Beginner's yoga classes with a forest view. Each class will begin promptly at 10 am and will last one hour. Please bring your own yoga mat, water bottle and come dressed in comfortable workout attire. Led by certified yoga instructor, Becky Pena. Best suited for ages 16 and up.

Class Schedule:

April 2

April 16

May 7

May 21

June 18

Cost is $5 per class or buy a Yoga Pass for $15 for all 5 classes. Call 817.860.6752, ext. 102 to register. Payment is due at time of registration.


May 13 6 to 8 pm FREE

Summer at the Science Center Preview

Join us for a Summer Class Open House! Visit classrooms, participate in activities, meet teachers and a wildlife ambassador. FREE.


May 14 10 am Free, donations accepted

Nature Walk

Explore the nature trails surrounding the Science Center on a family-friendly guided Nature Walk. FREE. Space is limited. RSVP to 817.860.6752.


May 14 9 am to 11 am FREE

Backyard Composting Classes

The City of Arlington Master Composter volunteers hold composting classes the second Saturday of every month at the composting display in the Science Center's parking lot area. The class includes demonstrations of proper pile building, and a worm compost bin. Attendees will receive a free book. No need to register, just show up. Dress for the weather. For more information, call 817.459.6778 or visit www.arlingtontx.gov.


May 21 11 am FREE

Saturday Story Time

Children of all ages are invited to listen to fun, seasonal stories presented by a librarian from the Arlington Public Libraries at River Legacy Living Science Center. Stay after for related activity. Space is limited, please RSVP to 817.860.6752. FREE.


May 21 10 am $5 per class or $15 for all

Beginner's Adult Yoga Series

Beginner's yoga classes with a forest view. Each class will begin promptly at 10 am and will last one hour. Please bring your own yoga mat, water bottle and come dressed in comfortable workout attire. Led by certified yoga instructor, Becky Pena. Best suited for ages 16 and up.

Class Schedule:

April 2

April 16

May 7

May 21

June 18

Cost is $5 per class or buy a Yoga Pass for $15 for all 5 classes. Call 817.860.6752, ext. 102 to register. Payment is due at time of registration.


May 21 10 am to 3 pm FREE

Viridian Bio Blitz

River Legacy is joining Viridian for its Bio Blitz weekend of nature exploration and discovery. During the Bio Blitz, scientists and community members work together to document, map and learn about all of the living organisms in an area. The weekend's events will also include bird walks, moth trapping, a kite demonstration and much more! Events and tours will take place at the Viridian Lake Club, 1200 Viridian Park Lane.


May 30

Living Science Center will be closed May 30 for Memorial Day.


Coming soon to River Legacy

June 3:  Enjoy a night out while your kids explore science & more at the Science Center!


June 4: Go on a family-friendly guided Nature Walk.


June 4: Participate in National Trails Day by choosing a kayak or hiking adventure!


June 7: River Legacy Nature Day and bookfair at Barnes & Noble