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Join family and friends for this FREE festival with: Entertainment, Live Music, Children’s Crafts, Face Painting, Games, Food Trucks. During the performances on Saturday, enjoy a variety of refreshments available for purchase from one of the food trucks present at the festival!


Join us each week as we explore a different aspect of nature through hands-on activities and games! Children ages 6-12 are welcome to attend all classes open from 9 a.m. to noon. Space is limited, so call 713-274-4160 or go online at to sign up! 

Upcoming Events

Gardening Daze

Start Date/Time:
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 8:30 AM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 11:30 AM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
Recurring Event Every 1 week(s) on Wednesday until 3/31/2021 (total 209 events)

Join Horticultural Coordinator Matt Abernathy Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m. for native plant landscaping and habitat restoration in the park. Volunteers assist with gardening outside the Nature Center, tending plants in the greenhouse, removing invasive plants, assisting with habitat restoration, and other horticulture projects. Volunteer Doug Ebeling also offers vegetable gardening at 10 a.m. in the heritage garden at the pioneer homestead. Closed-toed shoes, gloves, a hat, sunscreen, and water are recommended.

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