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Drink & Draw: Painting with Plants

You’ve tried watercolors, oils, and acrylics, but have you ever tried daisies? Explore the fascinating world of natural dyes!

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Superfine Summer Picnics

Enjoy an all-inclusive picnic at the Arboretum! This locally curated experience includes all the picnic supplies you need for a perfect date night or group gathering.

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Second Saturday Bird Survey

Join us on the second Saturday of each month in the courtyard behind the building for a two-hour bird survey led by Arboretum staff members.

The Buzz About Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes are the deadliest organisms on the planet. But how can such a tiny creature cause such chaos and why can’t humans wipe them out?

When Nature Attacks

Children's Program $15 member / $25 nonmember per childInstructor: Patti BonninAges 5-10 Venomous snakes? Poisonous plants? Animals that spit, vomit, or spray? Nature knows how to protect itself from potential dangers. Join us as we learn what happens when nature attacks back! Learn how to identify venomous

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Superfine Summer Picnics

Enjoy an all-inclusive picnic at the Arboretum! This locally curated experience includes all the picnic supplies you need for a perfect date night or group gathering.

A Taste of Houston History

In this unique virtual class, we’ll cook recipes inspired by Camp Logan artifacts, historical menus, and period cookbooks.

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Superfine Summer Picnics

Enjoy an all-inclusive picnic at the Arboretum! This locally curated experience includes all the picnic supplies you need for a perfect date night or group gathering.

Possums & Popsicles

Grab a frozen treat, enjoy a refreshing beverage, and get up close and personal with live wild animals from TWRC.

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Superfine Summer Picnics

Enjoy an all-inclusive picnic at the Arboretum! This locally curated experience includes all the picnic supplies you need for a perfect date night or group gathering.

A Year in the Wildlife Garden

Wildlife activity changes with the seasons. Join us for a journey through a typical year of wildlife gardening.

Ambassador Animal Happy Hour

Enjoy an Arboretum happy hour and a private tour of our Discovery Room, including a meet and greet with our Ambassador Animals!

Yoga at the Arboretum

Join Black Swan Yoga at the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center on the Event Lawn for a free, all-levels grounding yoga flow led by Natasha Ponciano.

Concert in the Courtyard

Grab your friends and get your groove on with Folk Family Revival at the inaugural concert in the new Nature Center Courtyard!

Nature Revealed: Ecology in Action

From the slow march of forest succession to the rapid impacts of squirrel “predation” on trees, learn how ecology shapes our world.

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Mindful Mornings at the Arboretum

Join us for weekly mindfulness lessons in nature inspired by the “Forest Bathing” movements in South Korea and Japan. Restorative time in nature helps us to reground and find respite from our modern, hectic lives.

Native Plant Propagation

Many native plants aren’t available at nurseries, so at the Arboretum we grow them! Come learn about different methods of plant propagation.

Exploring Habitats: Water Monitoring

Learn the basics of water monitoring, including testing dissolved oxygen and pH levels, and completing biological surveys.

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Yoga on the Lawn

Join us the third Sunday of each month for a grounding yoga practice surrounded by the beautiful sounds and sights of nature!