Upcoming Events

Happy Hour on the Playscape

Thursday, March 31
6:00 – 7:30 pm
Free for Evergreen Members / $20 all other registrants
Registration Required

Embrace your inner child and climb, dig, splash, and scramble across our one-acre play space. Arboretum staff will be available to answer your questions and explain the “why” behind our playscape design. We’ll also have refreshments including Saint Arnold Brewing Company beer available when you’re ready to take a break.

Plant-A-Palooza

Saturday, April 9
9 am – 12 pm
Free, Registration Required

Join us for our biannual Plant-A-Palooza! We will be planting Arboretum-grown native grasses and wildflowers to increase the health and diversity of our newly restored ecosystems. This large-scale planting event is a significant part of the ongoing management of our grassland ecosystems and your help is needed!

Savanna Happy Hour Hike

Thursday, May 12
6:00 – 8:00 pm
Free for Evergreen Members / $20 all other registrants
Registration Required

Unwind after a hard day with a walk in the wild! Join us for a fun, relaxed stroll through our savanna and enjoy some Saint Arnold Brewing Company beer.

We invite you to join Evergreen!

Join other young Houstonians ages 21- 40 and become an Arboretum ambassador and protector of this precious piece of native Houston habitat.

As an Evergreen member, you will be a part of a group of community-driven young professionals who want to meet new people and support the Arboretum’s mission all while socializing in the Arboretum’s beautiful outdoor setting.

Through fundraising and networking activities, Evergreen members will help restore, enhance and protect the Arboretum for generations to come. Evergreen members want to share their fresh ideas, their business savvy, and their social sharing power to help familiarize the community with the Arboretum’s mission to provide nature education to people of all ages and to preserve our wildlife sanctuary.

Individual Evergreen membership:

  • Basic Arboretum membership benefits for one
  • Invitations to Evergreen only events
  • Invitations to Arboretum volunteer opportunities and more
Dual Evergreen membership:

  • Basic Arboretum membership benefits for two
  • Two invitations to Evergreen only events
  • Invitations to Arboretum volunteer opportunities and more

On top of basic Arboretum membership benefits, Evergreen offers additional benefits available only to its members including invitations to:

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Our events and activities offer beverages provided by our generous sponsor, Saint Arnold Brewing Company.

Once you become a member, look for email invitations to our special events! After you register you will receive your membership card in the mail. Benefits start as soon as you register.

For current Arboretum members:

If you are a current Arboretum member other than Evergreen and you wish to switch your membership to the Evergreen level, please use the guideline below. If you are currently a:

  • Individual Member: Please pay the difference of $10 to upgrade your membership to Evergreen
  • Couple Member: Please pay the difference of $35 to upgrade your membership to Evergreen
  • Family Tree and Family Tree Plus: Please upgrade to the Magnolia level to receive Evergreen benefits and maintain benefits for children. You must still RSVP to special Evergreen events and let our Registrar know you would like notifications for both membership levels.
  • Magnolia and above: Evergreen member benefits included. You must still RSVP to special Evergreen events and let our Registrar know you would like notifications for both membership levels.

For all upgrades or changes to your current membership, please call our main line at 713-681-8433.

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The Nature Playscape will be closed Saturday, January 22 from 9:45 am - 12:45 pm.