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Explore Recordings of Past Virtual Events

Many of our virtual events are recorded and available for replay.

Milky Way at Grand Canyon National Park

Canyon Conversations

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March 2024

Inclusive Interpretation through Tribal Collaboration

Havasupai tribal members Carletta Tilousi and James Uqualla and Carmen Kraus, Visual Specialist at Grand Canyon National Park share the new signage plan for Havasuapi Gardens.

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December 2023

Ensuring Safety and Protecting the Environment

Robert Parrish, Chief of Planning, Environment and Projects shared the park’s plans for the construction of a new bridge at Ribbon Falls, a must-see destination on the North Kaibab Trail and a sacred site for the Zuni. Chad Hunter, Branch Chief of Emergency Services provided an update on Emergency Services at Grand Canyon, including the need for two new ambulances to ensure robust emergency response to medical emergencies.

Book Club

Book Club
April 2024

“In Old Sky” with Lauren Camp

Lauren Camp was selected as the fourth Astronomer in Residence at Grand Canyon National Park where she spent a month exploring the park’s pristine natural darkness and night phenomena, as well as the vast power of the canyon itself. In Old Sky grew out of that experience.

Book Club
November 2023

Brave the Wild River

The riveting tale of two pioneering botanists and their historic boat trip down the Colorado River and through the Grand Canyon. Melissa L. Sevigny, author of Brave the Wild River: The Untold Story of Two Women Who Mapped the Botany of the Grand Canyon shared more about the book.

Insights and Impacts

Insights and Impacts
January 2024

Insights and Impacts

Insights and Impacts at Grand Canyon National Park with Superintendent Ed Keable and Grand Canyon Conservancy CEO Theresa McMullan.

In this series, Insights and Impacts, participants learned about current projects and priorities at Grand Canyon National Park directly from park and GCC leadership. This was a chance to ask questions, to engage directly with us, and participants received the most up-to-date information on projects and events happening at the park.

Insights and Impacts
August 2023

Insights and Impacts

Insights and Impacts at Grand Canyon National Park with Superintendent Ed Keable and Grand Canyon Conservancy CEO Theresa McMullan.

In this series, Insights and Impacts, participants learned about current projects and priorities at Grand Canyon National Park directly from park and GCC leadership. This was a chance to ask questions, to engage directly with us, and participants received the most up-to-date information on projects and events happening at the park.

Live with Lowell Observatory

Interactive Stargazing May 2024
May 2024

Interactive Stargazing

Interactive stargazing experience! Kevin Schindler from Lowell Observatory hosted this livestream with Dark Skies Program Manager and Ranger Rader Lane - live from Grand Canyon National Park.

Interactive Stargazing March 2024
March 2024

Interactive Stargazing

This livestream provided viewers with a rare opportunity to view the stars from home with special guest & Astronomer in Residence, Dr. Ashley Pagnotta! After showcasing some planned celestial objects through Lowell Observatory's 14" PlaneWave CDK telescope, attendees drove the conversation on which dark sky objects to see next via the YouTube chat.

Native Constellation Gerald
January 2024

Native Constellation Storytelling for Winter Skies

Livestream event that offered a rare opportunity to delve into the night sky storytelling of the Hopi Tribe, presented by Gerald Dawavendewa in collaboration with Lowell Observatory and Grand Canyon Conservancy. 

Native Storytelling
November 2023

Native Constellation Storytelling for Winter Skies

Livestream event that offered a rare opportunity to delve into the night sky storytelling of the Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah, presented by Autumn Gillard in collaboration with Lowell Observatory and Grand Canyon Conservancy.

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September 2023

The Importance of Dark Skies

Historian Kevin Schindler, Astronomer Dean Regas, and Flagstaff Dark Skies Coalition President Chris Luginbuhl presented for this live event. Each presenter shared his perspective on the importance of protecting our precious dark skies, bringing expertise from their areas of astronomical study. This stream was presented in partnership with Lowell Observatory and Grand Canyon Conservancy.