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Possums & Popsicles

August 3 from 7:00 pm 9:00 pm

$35 member / $50 nonmember / $20 children ages 5-12
Instructor: Wildlife Center of Texas
Ages 5+

Chill out with some of the coolest critters around! Grab a frozen treat, enjoy a refreshing root beer (or regular beer) from Saint Arnold Brewing Company, and get up close and personal with live wild animals from the Wildlife Center of Texas. You’ll learn all about Houston’s amazing urban wildlife – including opossums – and then you’ll go on a guided hike to enjoy a truly wild night out.

Please dress for the weather and wear walking shoes

Instructor bio: The Wildlife Center of Texas is one of the largest rehabilitation centers in the country, admitting nearly 10,000 wild patients each year. Its mission is to care for all injured, orphaned, ill, and oiled wildlife through wildlife rehabilitation, public education, and oiled wildlife response.

The Arboretum grounds, including the trails and Nature Playscape, will REOPEN on Thursday, July 18! All classes and events through Sunday, July 21 have been cancelled, and the Nature Center building remains closed at this time.