Adult Programs

Tree & Stars Winter Celebration

Tree & Stars Winter Celebration

Celebrate the winter solstice in the forest Saturday, December 19 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. $30 individual / $50 couple / $70 family of four For ages 5 and up Join us for our first-ever winter celebration! Together we will celebrate the winter night sky with delicious food […]

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Naturally Wild Families: Cane Pole Fishing

Naturally Wild Families: Cane Pole Fishing

First you will learn the basics of baiting a hook and using a traditional cane pole to fish.  We will have a good time trying to catch one of our many freshwater fish species, identifying various species of water turtle, and learning how much fun it is […]

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DIY Nature: Homemade Holidays

DIY Nature: Homemade Holidays

Natural elements can really spruce up your holiday decorations and gift giving! With hands-on guidance and materials like grapevine, branches, berries, and pinecones, you will create a wreath, ornaments, and handmade gifts. There’s just something so special and fun about creating something with your own two hands […]

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DIY Nature: Create a Terrarium

DIY Nature: Create a Terrarium

Making a Terrarium lets you create your own miniature green space to bring a little nature indoors. On an inspiring walk through our woodlands, we’ll gather moss, lichens, and other natural elements. Choose a glass container from our collection, or bring a favorite of yours from home, […]

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Wicked Woods Party

Wicked Woods Party

Houston’s Most Unique 21+ Halloween Event Saturday, October 31 7:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. $50 member / $75 nonmember Four course food and beer pairings and all activities are included For ages 21+ Come get bewitched and have a spooky good time under the crescent moon and […]

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Nature Revealed: Color of Nature

Nature Revealed: Color of Nature

Nature is a colorful place. In this class, you’ll explore the beauty of nature’s colors by learning about what colors are and how we see them. You’ll also discover that other animals may see colors very differently than humans. After encountering some age-old questions – like why […]

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Winter Birding with Gary Clark

Winter Birding with Gary Clark

Let your ornithological odyssey begin in these great winter birdwatching class with our renowned birding instructor, Gary Clark. We are lucky in Houston to have an abundance of beautiful birds during the winter. You’ll learn which winter birds live in the various habitats we have in the […]

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Naturally Wild Families: Kayaking

Naturally Wild Families: Kayaking

Come out and learn the basics of kayaking, paddling, and general water safety with our Naturalist staff. You and your child will love paddling around our 1 acre pond while looking for up close encounters with turtles and fish! Please meet at the Meadow Pond Deck on […]

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Edible Wild Plants

Edible Wild Plants

From acorns to wild violets, the Texas landscape is filled with an abundance of wild edibles. Ancient foodstuff can be found everywhere from outside your front door to the depths of the Piney Woods. Learn where to find, how to identify and proper preparation of the fruits, […]

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Edible Wild Plants

Edible Wild Plants

From acorns to wild violets, the Texas landscape is filled with an abundance of wild edibles. Ancient foodstuff can be found everywhere from outside your front door to the depths of the Piney Woods. Learn where to find, how to identify and proper preparation of the fruits, […]

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