August summer programs at Taylor Creek |

August summer programs at Taylor Creek

The summer Keynote Speaker Series at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center continues every Thursday evening through August at the Lake of the Sky Amphitheater, according to a statement from the U.S. Forest Service.

Programs include “An Evening with Mark Twain” on Aug. 2 at 7 p.m., “Leave No Trace” on Aug. 9 at 8 p.m., “Winged Flight at Night” on Aug. 16 at 8 p.m., “Stargazing with Richard Combs” on Aug. 23 at 8 p.m. and “Wild Things” on Aug. 30 at 7 p.m.  

The Visitor Center also offers an assortment of visitor and kids programs daily as well as “Wild Outdoor Movie Night” Saturday nights through August. Upcoming films include “Bears: an IMAX movie featuring bears of the world” on Aug. 4 at 8 p.m., “Beaver: an IMAX movie featuring beaver behavior and more” on Aug. 11 at 8 p.m., “Bees: Tales from the Hive” on Aug. 18 at 8 p.m. and “World of Raptors” on Aug. 25 at 8 p.m.

The programs are sponsored by the Forest Service and the Tahoe Heritage Foundation. The foundation is a non-profit organization that works with the Forest Service to conduct interpretive and environmental education programs around Lake Tahoe.

The Taylor Creek Visitor Center is located approximately three miles north of South Lake Tahoe on the lake side of Highway 89. For more information and August dates call -530-543-2674 or visit:

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