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Trinity River Audubon Center Guided Nature Hike

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX

Hit the trails for a guided hike! Join us for a guided tour led by one of our educators on the Trinity River Audubon Center Trails! Learn about our surrounding habitat while you enjoy a hike. Open to all ages. Entry to the grounds is included in your ticket price.

$10

Saturday SEAM Series: Fun with Physics

Headwaters at the Comal 333 E Klingemann St, New Braunfels, TX

Do try these at HOME! In this lab, we'll explore the fun we can create with physics and everyday items you can find around your home! Labs will include: Marble Roller Coasters, Bernoulli Blasters, and Balloon Helicopters. This program is aimed at students in the Kindergarten-3rd Grade range. This program will take place in ourRead More

$5

Unplugged Adventure: Kite Flying on the Prairie

Indiangrass Preserve 31975 Hebert Road, Waller, TX

Celebrate spring with us on the Katy Prairie! You can bring your own kite to enjoy the unmatched prairie breezes or get creative at our docent-led Kite Making Station! Bring a picnic to enjoy the wide open spaces. Additional activities will include: Insect and Pond Netting, Birding 101, and Prairie Bingo.

Free

Trinity River Audubon Center Morning Bird Walk

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX

Photo Credit: S.Gast/Katy Prairie Conservancy Join Trinity River Audubon Center for a monthly bird walk and enjoy the grounds and our amazing feathered friends. Entry to the center is included in your ticket price.

$10
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Bird Walk on the Spring Creek Nature Trail

George Mitchell Nature Preserve Trailhead The Woodlands, TX

BLC would love to invite the community for a birding walk along BLC's Spring Creek Nature Trail. Bird walks/surveys are held every Monday and the first Saturday of each month from 7:30 to 10:00 AM, led by Spring Creek Greenway Ambassador and BLC Trail Steward JoJo Bradbury. Meeting at the George Mitchell Nature Preserve Trailhead,Read More

Free

Garden Day: How does your Garden Grow?

Phil Hardberger Park 8400 NW Military Hwy, San Antonio, TX

Join us at the historic Voelcker Homestead to take a peek at our Butterfly Learning Center and Children's Vegetable Garden, and learn about what plants to use this season and other garden tips to take home. For gardeners of all ages!

Free

Grand Reopening of John Bunker Sands Wetland Center

John Bunker Sands Wetland Center 655 Martin Lane, Combine, TX

Join us April 2nd from 9AM to 2PM for a free day of family fun as we reopen the new Pavilion Silos at the John Bunker Sands Wetland Center! We will have speakers, activities for the kids and a bald eagle presentation for Window to the Wild! We hope to see you there!

Free

Art in the Park: Nature Prints

Salado Outdoor Classroom 13203 Blanco Road, San Antonio

Join us for an exercise in artistic observation and documentation! No Art Experience Necessary! Meet at the Outdoor Salado Classroom. Once gathered the class will walk around the east side of the park and find a spot to capture in watercolors. Encounter the tree that inspired Mayor Phil Hardberger, explore the Borrow Pit, and learnRead More

Free
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Bird Walk on the Spring Creek Nature Trail

George Mitchell Nature Preserve Trailhead The Woodlands, TX

BLC would love to invite the community for a birding walk along BLC's Spring Creek Nature Trail. Bird walks/surveys are held every Monday and the first Saturday of each month from 7:30 to 10:00 AM, led by Spring Creek Greenway Ambassador and BLC Trail Steward JoJo Bradbury. Meeting at the George Mitchell Nature Preserve Trailhead,Read More

Free

4th Saturday Nature Walk: Wildflowers in Hardberger Park

Urban Ecology Center 8400 NW Military Hwy, San Antonio, TX

Join us to learn from Master Naturalist Jerry Morrisey, of the Native Plant Society, as he leads us around the trails in the park identifying and discussing wildflowers that can be found. Learn about the wildflowers blooming in the park and why different species are vital to our park's wildlife and biome. If you've everRead More

Free
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Bird Walk on the Spring Creek Nature Trail

George Mitchell Nature Preserve Trailhead The Woodlands, TX

BLC would love to invite the community for a birding walk along BLC's Spring Creek Nature Trail. Bird walks/surveys are held every Monday and the first Saturday of each month from 7:30 to 10:00 AM, led by Spring Creek Greenway Ambassador and BLC Trail Steward JoJo Bradbury. Meeting at the George Mitchell Nature Preserve Trailhead,Read More

Free

Interactive Species Guide

Exploration Green Conservancy 16205 Diana Lane, Houston, TX

All are invited to learn about the new Interactive Species Guide and Scavenger Hunt at Exploration Green Conservancy while unveiling signs that blend technology and nature.  Be sure to bring your cell phone for the full experience. ​The Interactive Species Guide and Scavenger Hunt were created by Amanda Morse as a Girl Scout Gold AwardRead More

Free

Exploration Green Moth Night

Exploration Green Conservancy 16205 Diana Lane, Houston, TX

Discover what species of moths and other night-flying insects are out and about in Exploration Green! Exploration Green had a great response to Moth Night 2021 so we are bringing it back in 2022! In fact, we are hoping this will be the first of several Moth Nights this summer, to give people more optionsRead More

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