Adult Programs

Evergreen Bingo Bash

Evergreen Bingo Bash

Evergreen Bingo Bash Thursday, September 8 6:30 – 9:00 pm First round of bingo starts at 7 pm 21 and up Join members of the Arboretum’s young professionals group, Evergreen, for a fun evening at the Arboretum with delicious pizza, beer, and everyone’s favorite game, Bingo! There will be […]

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ArBOOretum 2016

ArBOOretum 2016

ArBOOretum! Happy Halloween! The Arboretum invites you to our annual ArBOOretum fall festival. At ArBOOretum all the little ghouls and goblins and their parents come to play, learn, and have an enchanting day enjoying festive activities on the grounds of our nature sanctuary. This fantastic family event […]

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Tails on the Trails

Tails on the Trails

Enjoy a nature hike with man’s best friend! Bring your pooch for a guided walk along the Arboretum trails followed by a canine social mixer. While we walk we’ll discuss safety tips for hiking with your dog. Then we’ll head to the Alice Brown Lawn where everyone […]

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Edible Wild Plants

Edible Wild Plants

Discover the delicious side of nature. Texas provides an abundance of wild edible leaves, seeds, flowers, roots, and shoots – if you know where to look. Learn where to find, how to identify, and how to properly prepare a seasonal selection of local edible plant species. As […]

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Edible Wild Plants

Edible Wild Plants

Discover the delicious side of nature. Texas provides an abundance of wild edible leaves, seeds, flowers, roots, and shoots – if you know where to look. Learn where to find, how to identify, and how to properly prepare a seasonal selection of local edible plant species. As […]

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Coffee, Coloring & Conversation

Coffee, Coloring & Conversation

  Yes, coloring books for adults! Come check out the hobby that’s taking the world by storm. Whether it’s a fun reminder of childhood, a tool for relaxation, or a great excuse to get together and chat, adult coloring books and coloring clubs are becoming extremely popular. […]

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Naturally Wild Families: Cane Pole Fishing

Naturally Wild Families: Cane Pole Fishing

Come enjoy an afternoon at the pond with us! 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 […]

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Naturally Wild Families: Hiking Houston

Naturally Wild Families: Hiking Houston

Fall is hiking season in Texas! Learn basic day hike essentials, the importance of practicing Leave No Trace principles, and discover where in our sprawling city you can find the best hikes. You’ll make your own hiking stick and practice using it while exploring some of the […]

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Drink & Draw

Drink & Draw

Explore the colorful world of art in a fun, relaxed party setting. In this class you will learn the basics of watercolor painting while you enjoy some delicious beer or your own alcoholic beverage from home. We will provide all the supplies you need (pencil, eraser, watercolors, […]

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Make your own Yaupon Tea

Make your own Yaupon Tea

As the weather gets colder, try warming up with something new this year – yaupon tea! Yaupon holly is the only native North American plant that contains caffeine, so it makes an excellent herbal tea. It was used by Native Americans and early colonists, especially during the […]

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