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Dec
16
Sat
2017
Armand Bayou & Nassau Bay Double Header Hike ~8.5 miles @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Houston Area Trails & More
Saturday, December 16 at 9:00 AM

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Armand Bayou & Nassau Bay Double Header Hike ~8.5 miles

Saturday, Dec 16, 2017, 9:00 AM

Armand Bayou Nature Center
8500 Bay Area Boulevard Pasadena, TX

22 Hiking Enthusiasts Attending

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Blackwood’s Mornings in the Country @ Blackwood Educational Land Institute
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Blackwood Land

Join us for a Morning in the Country!

Take a self-guided tour of the farm, enjoy a delicious lunch with ingredients from our gardens, take a class with our Farm Director, and much more.

Register Today!

COST (includes lunch)

  • FREE for ages 4 years and under
  • $25 for ages 5 – 13 years
  • $45 for ages 14+

November 18 – A Morning with Karen Man

Karen is an entrepreneur, author, and baker that co-founded Oxheart Restaurant and Public Services Bar. She currently serves as OKRA Charity Saloon’s Administrative Director where they are on pace to reach $1 million dollars donated this fall and is finishing up her 200-hour yoga teacher training at Pralaya Yoga Studio in Houston. When she isn’t spending time in a kitchen, she enjoys hiking, reading under the trees at Menil Park, and taking ceramics classes.

December 16 – Introduction to Composting with Rebecca Verm

Introduction to Composting will explore the fundamental principles of composting, the purpose of compost in your garden, and how to set up a compost system that is right for your garden. We will cover methods such as sheet composting, tumblers, vermicompost, black fly compost, bokashi, and windrow composting.

March 3, 2018 – Basics of Successful Vegetable Gardening with Rebecca Verm

Introduction to the basics of growing vegetables in the Gulf Coast region. Some of the topics covered include growing seasons, climate, best-growing methods & mediums, and specific crop recommendations. We will explore each of these principles, and how they are implemented, in Blackwood’s Kitchen Garden. Students will leave empowered to begin their own backyard garden successfully.

BBP’s Walking Tour @ The Water Works at Buffalo Bayou Park
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Dec
23
Sat
2017
Brays Bayou Confluence Hike ~8.8 Miles @ Gragg Park
Dec 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Houston Area Trails & More
Saturday, December 23 at 9:00 AM

Gathering Point: Enter Gragg Park from Wheeler Street. Look for us in the parking area near the playground. https://goo.gl/EXQMgH If you need help, …

Brays Bayou Confluence Hike ~8.8 Miles

Saturday, Dec 23, 2017, 9:00 AM

Gragg Park
Wheeler Street Houston, TX

12 Hiking Enthusiasts Attending

Gathering Point: Enter Gragg Park from Wheeler Street.  Look for us in the parking area near the playground.  https://goo.gl/EXQMgH If you need help, call Tom:[masked]The Hike: We’ll follow the right bank of Brays Bayou as close as possible to its confluence with Buffalo Bayou, on the edge of the Ship Channel.  The return crosses to the lef…

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Interpreting Nature workshop series @ Spring Creek Greenway Nature Center
Dec 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

http://www.springcreekgreenway.org/naturecenter.htm

In-field workshop for those who wish to lead nature walks. Conversations to help provide talking points on a wide variety of topics.

Call for each month’s topic or for more details or to sign up for monthly e-mail notices. Send your request to nature.center@mctx.org. 281-364-4225.

Bring a notebook, writing instruments, folding stool, or chair–or a plastic bag to sit on, snacks.

Dec
30
Sat
2017
Northshore Park & Woodlands Waterway Hike, 8 Miles @ Northshore Park
Dec 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Houston Area Trails & More
Saturday, December 30 at 9:00 AM

If you need assistance call or text me at 713-202-8371 The Hike: Beginning at Northshore Park, we’ll walk West and do a loop of North Panther Creek…

Northshore Park & Woodlands Waterway Hike, 8 Miles

Saturday, Dec 30, 2017, 9:00 AM

Northshore Park
2505 Lake Woodlands Drive The Woodlands, TX

24 Hiking Enthusiasts Attending

If you need assistance call or text me at[masked] The Hike: Beginning at Northshore Park, we’ll walk West and do a loop of North Panther Creek. Returning East, we’ll then cross the bridge and after a short distance begin the Waterway walk. After taking a midpoint break, we’ll return to the starting point. Gathering Place: We’ll meet in the …

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