Adult Programs

Plant a Butterfly Feeder Hanging Basket

Plant a Butterfly Feeder Hanging Basket

Hands-On Nature Plant a Butterfly Feeder Hanging Basket Everyone easily recognizes the Monarch butterfly, but did you know that over 100 butterfly species can be found in Southeast Texas? In this hands-on workshop, you will learn about the different native plants that provide nectar for butterflies. Then, […]

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Nature’s Gifts

Nature’s Gifts

Hands-On Nature Nature’s Gifts Everyone easily recognizes the Monarch butterfly, but did you know that over 100 butterfly species can be found in Southeast Texas? In this hands-on workshop, you will learn about the different native plants that provide nectar for butterflies. Then, you prepare a hanging […]

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Winter Native Plant Sale

Winter Native Plant Sale

Special Event Winter Native Plant Sale Date: December 6-7 & 13-14 Time: 9 a.m.–4 p.m. (Members Preview Friday, December 5 & 12) Using native plants in your yard is beneficial for a variety of reasons: they’re lower maintenance, save you money, and create habitat for a host […]

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Fall Native Plant Sale

Fall Native Plant Sale

Special Event Fall Native Plant Sale Date: September 27–28 & October 4–5 Time: 9 a.m.–4 p.m. (Members Preview Friday, September 26 & October 3) Using native plants in your yard is beneficial for a variety of reasons: they’re lower maintenance, save you money, and create habitat for […]

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Howl at the Moon Party 2014

Howl at the Moon Party 2014

Friday, October 31  7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Cost: $50 M / $75 NM For ages 21 and up Get ready for a wicked good time at Houston’s best and most unique Halloween activity for adults, the Houston Arboretum’s inaugural Howl at the Moon Party – a […]

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ArBOOretum 2014

ArBOOretum 2014

ArBOOretum Come Trick or Treat in Nature’s Neighborhood! Saturday, October 25, Noon – 5:00 p.m. Members only preview 10:00 a.m. – Noon Admission is FREE to Arboretum members (family level and above). General admission is $15 for ages 3 and up. Happy Halloween! At ArBOOretum all the […]

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Eat It Raw

Eat It Raw

Natural Crafts, Art & Food Eat It Raw: Preparing Raw, Organic, and Seasonal Meals Join Kristina Carrillo-Bucaram of Rawfully Organic Co-op and learn how to make delicious meals for the entire family from raw and organic foods. Kristina will share her passion for this healthy lifestyle by […]

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Eat It Raw

Eat It Raw

Natural Crafts, Art & Food Eat It Raw: Preparing Raw, Organic, and Seasonal Meals Join Kristina Carrillo-Bucaram of Rawfully Organic Co-op and learn how to make delicious meals for the entire family from raw and organic foods. Kristina will share her passion for this healthy lifestyle by […]

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Hawk Walk

Hawk Walk

Special Event Hawk Walk Join us for a Hawk Walk on the trails of the Houston Arboretum! Join us to be amazed by hawks, owls, falcons, and even a vulture or two! Upon arriving at the Arboretum, enjoy a variety of beverages and cheeses on the North […]

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Selecting Colorful Native Plants for Houston

Selecting Colorful Native Plants for Houston

In the Garden Selecting Colorful Native Plants For Houston Native Landscaping with Glenn Olsen We all love color in our gardens, our landscapes, and our lives. But often people are unaware that Texas has a wide variety of native plants with show stopping, gorgeous color. With proper […]

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