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Our Vision

All of our programs strive to build the kind of world we want to live in — socially, environmentally, and economically — a world we want our children and grandchildren to inherit.

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Willow Bend makes environmental education fun for both kids and adults.

Willow Bend is a nonprofit environmental education center founded by the Coconino Natural Resource Conservation District. Our mission is to provide education outreach services that build environmental awareness and an ethic of responsible stewardship of our natural and cultural resources. We are dedicated to nurturing a sense of place through hands-on education programs.

What's Happening at Willow Bend

  • Summer Saturdays: Saturdays from 10-2. Each week features family learning activities with a different theme. Learn more...
  • Watershed and Terrain Model : Come see our NEW model on display at Willow Bend. Learn more...
  • Hiking and Birding: Willow Bend is designated as an Arizona Watchable Wildlife Site! Just minutes from downtown Flagstaff and within walking distance to some great lunch and retail shops, come take a hike and explore! Learn more...
  • Bring Your Weeds to Willow Bend: Do you have a mystery plant growing in your yard that is taking over? It might be an invasive weed. Bring it to Willow Bend to have it identified, every 3rd Sunday from 10-2 starting 6/15. Learn more...
  • Green First FridayTake a Tour of Flagstaff's Recycling Center: Join Willow Bend for this behind-the scence tour on the First Friday of every month! Learn more...