Newbies to kayaking or local waterways can dip a toe into the world of paddling without getting wet at a one-hour "All About Kayaking" presentation, which includes a question and answer period with Maricopa County park ranger Brennan Basler. Attendees are welcome to bring a sack lunch for the talk.
DETAILS >> Noon Saturday, July 13. Usery Mountain Regional Park Nature Center, 3939 N. Usery Pass Road, Mesa. $6 per vehicle. (480) 984-0032 or Maricopa.gov/parks/usery.