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Texas Pollinator BioBlitz
Texas Pollinator BioBlitz
Sep 23 – Oct 8 all-day
Texas Pollinator BioBlitz
Join Texas Parks & Wildlife for the Texas Pollinator Bioblitz 2017. Find events around the state, share your pollinator pics and register for fun daily challenges from September 23 through October 8, 2017. Details at www.tpwd.texas.gov/pollinators. Be sure to register (as … Continue reading
Kayak Touring class 8:30 am
Kayak Touring class
Oct 1 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Kayak Touring class
T.O.W.N. – Texas Outdoors-Woman Network (Houston chapter) Sunday, October 1 at 8:30 AM If you’ve taken the basic class and want to advance your skills to kayak on big lakes or bays, this is for you. We use long boats, … Continue reading
Free Day in Nature at Armand Bayou Nature Center 12:00 pm
Free Day in Nature at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Free Day in Nature at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Each month on the first and third Sundays, Dow Chemical Co of Deer Park has generously underwritten admission to ABNC, so it’s free those days! Opening at 12 noon, the park closes at 5 pm and last admission is at … Continue reading
Natural History Demonstration 1:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Learn about the animals of Armand Bayou and the habitats they live in. Demonstrations vary from week to week: mammals, birds and reptiles.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in … Continue reading
‘A Texas Plan for the Texas Coast’ with Jim Blackburn 4:00 pm
‘A Texas Plan for the Texas Coast’ with Jim Blackburn @ Rice University Baker Institute
Oct 1 @ 4:00 pm
Come hear Jim Blackburn, Dean of Texas’ Environmental Movement, talk about Houston flooding – its causes and solutions. He’ll also talk about his new book, A Texan Plan for the Texas Coast.  Blackburn will present maps and graphics about Harvey’s impact in … Continue reading
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Texas Fruit Conference
Texas Fruit Conference @ City of New Braunfels Civic-Convention Center
Oct 2 – Oct 3 all-day
Texas Fruit Conference @ City of New Braunfels Civic-Convention Center | New Braunfels | Texas | United States
The sixth annual Texas Fruit Conference offers Basic Training for New Growers, Pesticide CEU Program for growers needing to keep their pesticide license up to date, and a Disscussion of the Future of Fruit Growing in Texas. Conference Conveners: Monte … Continue reading
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Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays 9:00 am
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery | Waller | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday from 9 am – 3 pm, KPC Volunteers meet at the Indiangrass Preserve’s Native Seed Nursery to water, weed, and pot seedlings. These plants are used to help restore native prairies on KPC properties and in other locations. Occasionally … Continue reading
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration 9:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday. Join volunteers to help with the ongoing restoration of historic tall grass prairie. Activities include separating and potting rescued grasses, planting mature grasses and collecting seed. No training necessary. Held at Sheldon Lake State Park and Environmental Learning … Continue reading
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT 3:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Oct 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Eco-Ology, Tuesday 3 to 4 PM KPFT’s program dedicated to local hero’s at the forefront of environmental action, ecology in and for Our community, social justice, health, and spirit. Produced by Patricia Greer, HC Clark and Cath Conlon. Technical support … Continue reading
Rice University Farmers Market 3:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University
Oct 3 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University | Houston | Texas | United States
The Rice Farmers Market is open every Tuesday, rain or shine, from 3:30 PM until 6:30 PM at Entrance 13B off of 5600 Greenbriar Dr. Parking is free. The Rice University Farmers Market supports activities, goods and services that promote … Continue reading
Vegan World Radio 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Oct 3 @ 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Vegan World Radio is dedicated to telling the story of the vegan revolution that’s saving the animals, the planet, and our health. Tune in every Tuesday night 8-9 pm on KPFT, 90.1 FM, and online at http://www.kpft.org. You can access the archive of past Vegan World … Continue reading
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Galveston Ornithological Society: Diving Ducks
Galveston Ornithological Society: Diving Ducks
Oct 4 – Oct 6 all-day
Galveston Ornithological Society: Diving Ducks
The Galveston Ornithological Society offers several trips away from Galveston during each year. Participants have gone to far away bird hot spots such as Venezuela, Arizona, South Texas, Florida, Alaska, the Yucatan, the Galapagos and many other locations. Additional trips planned for … Continue reading
Kleb Woods Photography BioBlitz 7:00 am
Kleb Woods Photography BioBlitz @ Kleb Woods Nature Center
Oct 4 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
On Wednesday, October 4, Kleb Woods Nature Preserve will be having a photography BioBlitz. The goal is to collect photographic evidence of as many species of plants, animals, etc as possible. From 7 AM to 5 PM, staff and other … Continue reading
Central City Co-Op Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
Central City Co-Op Farmer’s Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church)
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Central City Co-Op Farmer's Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church) | Houston | Texas | United States
All About Central City Co-Op In September 2001, Jennifer Georgantas and Pat Greer dreamed of a community of people joining together each week around healthy, earth-friendly food. This dream became a reality 15 years ago with the founding of Central City … Continue reading
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center 9:30 am
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Children's Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
Looking for a place to get your children outdoors? ABNC’s EcoClasses will allow your child to explore, discover and observe (STEM). Join us for some great nature experiences! Check out their website at abnc.orgfor details or call 713-274-2668 to reserve your spot. EcoTots … Continue reading
Lunch Bunch: Planting for Pollinators 12:00 pm
Lunch Bunch: Planting for Pollinators @ Mercer Botanic Gardens
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Lunch Bunch: Planting for Pollinators @ Mercer Botanic Gardens | Humble | Texas | United States
Bring your garden to life and do your part to save the planet by planting for pollinators. Learn the characteristics of flowers that are attractive to pollinators, as well as how to make your backyard a haven for these important … Continue reading
Drawdown: 60 minutes with Paul Hawken Webinar 12:15 pm
Drawdown: 60 minutes with Paul Hawken Webinar
Oct 4 @ 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm
Drawdown: 60 minutes with Paul Hawken Webinar
Project Drawdown is facilitating a broad coalition of researchers, scientists, graduate students, PhDs, post-docs, policy makers, business leaders and activists to assemble and present the best available information on climate solutions in order to describe their beneficial financial, social and environmental … Continue reading
Project Drawdown: 60 Minutes with Paul Hawken 1:15 pm
Project Drawdown: 60 Minutes with Paul Hawken
Oct 4 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Project Drawdown is facilitating a broad coalition of researchers, scientists, graduate students, PhDs, post-docs, policy makers, business leaders and activists to assemble and present the best available information on climate solutions in order to describe their beneficial financial, social and environmental … Continue reading
Heartwood Master Naturalist chapter meeting 6:00 pm
Heartwood Master Naturalist chapter meeting @ W.G. Jones State Forest Education Building
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 4 @ 8:00 pm
Heartwood Master Naturalist chapter meeting @ W.G. Jones State Forest Education Building  | Texas | United States
http://www.heartwoodtmn.org/whats-happening/chapter-meeting Join Us at the Monthly Chapter Meeting All Chapter members and prospective members are invited! 1st Wednesday of each month – 6:00 p.m. Chapter announcements + Guest Speaker Want to see the upcoming topics? Click here for the full … Continue reading
Pliable: Rice Design Alliance and Rice Architecture Fall 2017 Lecture Series 7:00 pm
Pliable: Rice Design Alliance and Rice Architecture Fall 2017 Lecture Series @ The MATCH
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm
Pliable: Rice Design Alliance and Rice Architecture Fall 2017 Lecture Series @ The MATCH | Houston | Texas | United States
The Pliable series features three internationally renowned practitioners who advocate for the immediacy of material investigations and fabrication in architecture, whether low-tech or high-tech, analog or digital. Through their research and design, all three offer up nimble responses to unforeseen … Continue reading
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2017 Prairie Restoration Roundup 9:00 am
2017 Prairie Restoration Roundup @ KPC Indiangrass Preserve
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
2017 Prairie Restoration Roundup @ KPC Indiangrass Preserve  | Waller | Texas | United States
Prairie restoration is attracting a great deal of interest. Prairie plants are drought resistant, don’t need large inputs of fertilizer, and can be a boon to both cattle and wildlife. Join the Katy Prairie Conservancy and their partners for a day of hands-on demonstrations … Continue reading
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity 9:00 am
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity
The Texas Coastal Watershed Program holds weekly volunteer days for their stormwater wetland program, 9am-12pm on Thursdays. Volunteers help propagate plants in the wetland plant nursery at Exploration Green in Clear Lake City, or at the Gulf Coast Bird Observatory … Continue reading
Westchase Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Westchase Farmers Market @ Parking lot of St. Cyril's of Alexandria Church
Oct 5 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Westchase Farmers Market will open on Thursday, October 24. Sponsored by the Westchase District, the market will operate on Thursdays from 3-6 pm (4 to 7 pm during the summer months) in the parking lot of St. Cyril’s of Alexandria Church, 10503 Westheimer … Continue reading
Climate Change Reading Group 6:30 pm
Climate Change Reading Group @ Axelrad Beer Garden
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm
Climate Change Reading Group @ Axelrad Beer Garden | Houston | Texas | United States
What does climate change mean for Houston? More Harvey-like severe weather events, more devastating storm surge, more energy use dependent on fossil fuels, wider spread tropical disease, or more heat index days and ozone? If you are interested in learning about … Continue reading
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Volunteers Needed for Bike Around the Bay: Registration Deadline
Volunteers Needed for Bike Around the Bay: Registration Deadline @ Royal Purple Raceway
Oct 6 all-day
Volunteers Needed for Bike Around the Bay: Registration Deadline @ Royal Purple Raceway | Baytown | Texas | United States
Volunteers work behind the scenes and among the action at the Galveston Bay Foundation’s annual Bike Around the Bay event, providing vital support to the 1,400 cyclists that participate in this 2-day, 180-mile ride around Galveston Bay. Many different volunteer … Continue reading
Birding for Fun Tours 8:00 am
Birding for Fun Tours
Oct 6 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
GINTC is pleased to be partnering with Birding for Fun to offer regularly scheduled guided birding tours of Galveston and other nearby areas. The tours will be led by Kristine Rivers, who has been an avid birder for more than 35 years. … Continue reading
Prairie Friday 8:30 am
Prairie Friday @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 6 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Prairie Friday @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
An opportunity to participate in stewardship work for registered volunteers–if you are not already a volunteer, please check out our website www.abnc.org for more information.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens … Continue reading
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center 9:30 am
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Children's Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
Looking for a place to get your children outdoors? ABNC’s EcoClasses will allow your child to explore, discover and observe (STEM). Join us for some great nature experiences! Check out their website at abnc.orgfor details or call 713-274-2668 to reserve your spot. EcoTots … Continue reading
Tyke Hike 10:00 am
Tyke Hike @ Baytown Nature Center
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tyke Hike @ Baytown Nature Center | Baytown | Texas | United States
 Tyke Hike The fall season of the FREE pre-school program (designed for ages 3-5) begins September 1, meeting on Fridays at 10 am, through November 17. This season’s exciting topics include many hands-on nature activities for your tyke to enjoy. … Continue reading
SUP Club 5:30 pm
SUP Club
Oct 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SUP Club
T.O.W.N. – Texas Outdoors-Woman Network (Houston chapter) Friday, October 6 at 5:30 PM Bring your paddleboard, kayak or canoe out to Northshore Park at Lake Woodlands – we meet every Friday! Text me at 713-898-6794 if you want to join … Continue reading
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Galveston Ornithological Society: Diving Ducks
Galveston Ornithological Society: Diving Ducks
Oct 7 – Oct 9 all-day
Galveston Ornithological Society: Diving Ducks
The Galveston Ornithological Society offers several trips away from Galveston during each year. Participants have gone to far away bird hot spots such as Venezuela, Arizona, South Texas, Florida, Alaska, the Yucatan, the Galapagos and many other locations. Additional trips planned for … Continue reading
Refuge Van Tours at Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge
Refuge Van Tours at Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge @ Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge
Oct 7 all-day
Refuge Van Tours at Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge @ Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge | Eagle Lake | Texas | United States
The first Saturday of each month, a guided van tour of the refuge will take visitors on a two-hour trip through the prairie. Join refuge volunteers and staff to learn about native coastal prairie, the history of the refuge, the … Continue reading
Trinity River Refuge Big Sit Event
Trinity River Refuge Big Sit Event @ Champion Lake pier
Oct 7 all-day
Trinity River Refuge Big Sit Event @ Champion Lake pier  | Dayton | Texas | United States
In conjunction with National Wildlife Refuge Week, the Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge will be hosting “The Big Sit” event on Saturday, October 7, 2017.  The rules could not be easier; bird watchers, refuge volunteers, or anyone with an interest … Continue reading
Electronics Recycling at Clear Lake Recycling Center 4:00 am
Electronics Recycling at Clear Lake Recycling Center @ Ellington Field/Clear Lake Neighborhood Recycling Center
Oct 7 @ 4:00 am – 10:00 am
Electronics Recycling at Clear Lake Recycling Center @ Ellington Field/Clear Lake Neighborhood Recycling Center | Webster | Texas | United States
The City of Houston Solid Waste Department and CompuCycle are providing monthly one day E-Recyclable collection events on the first Saturday of the month at the Ellington Field/Clear Lake Neighborhood Recycling Center.  This is primarily for City of Houston residents, but … Continue reading
Hermann Park Conservancy’s 4th Annual Park to Port Bike Ride 6:30 am
Hermann Park Conservancy’s 4th Annual Park to Port Bike Ride @ Hermann Park
Oct 7 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Hermann Park Conservancy's 4th Annual Park to Port Bike Ride @ Hermann Park  | Houston | Texas | United States
The Park to Port Bike Ride gives cyclists a unique perspective of Houston. The 20-mile ride will start in Hermann Park and travel east along the Bayou Greenway trail on Brays Bayou to the Port of Houston. There will be a turn-around … Continue reading
Park to Port Bike Ride 7:00 am
Park to Port Bike Ride @ Hermann Park - Bill Coats Bridge
Oct 7 @ 7:00 am
Park to Port Bike Ride @ Hermann Park - Bill Coats Bridge | Houston | Texas | United States
The fourth annual Park to Port Bike Ride benefiting Hermann Park Conservancy will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017. The 20-mile ride will start in Hermann Park and travel east along Brays Bayou to the Port of Houston. Arriving at the … Continue reading
First Saturday Birding 7:45 am
First Saturday Birding
Oct 7 @ 7:45 am – 10:45 am
First Saturday Birding
T.O.W.N. – Texas Outdoors-Woman Network (Houston chapter) Saturday, October 7 at 7:45 AM FREE event open to all members and non-members. Call the park office with questions, open daily 8-4:30. 281-446-8588. Bring binoculars and join a nat… https://www.meetup.com/TOWNHouston/events/pqbxnmywnbkb/Share this:Click to … Continue reading
ArCH Tour Docent Training 8:00 am
ArCH Tour Docent Training
Oct 7 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
ArCH Tour Docent Training @ Houston | Texas | United States
Architecture Center Houston is recruiting volunteers to train and serve as docents for our walking and bicycle tours. Training will take place Saturdays, 8:00 AM to noon, September 23 through October 14, 2017. Tours are offered Saturdays, 10:00 AM to noon, and select Thursdays, 6:00 PM … Continue reading
Growing Native! Workshop & Plant Sale at Mercer Botanic Gardens 8:30 am
Growing Native! Workshop & Plant Sale at Mercer Botanic Gardens @ Mercer Botanic Gardens
Oct 7 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Growing Native! Workshop & Plant Sale at Mercer Botanic Gardens @ Mercer Botanic Gardens | Humble | Texas | United States
Discover the numerous benefits of a landscape designed with local native plants with Mercer Botanic Gardens on Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM (see below for schedules). Registration includes admission to native plant presentations, live local … Continue reading
Intro Paddling 8:30 am
Intro Paddling
Oct 7 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Intro Paddling
T.O.W.N. – Texas Outdoors-Woman Network (Houston chapter) Saturday, October 7 at 8:30 AM Learn the basic strokes, maneuvers & rescues in kayaking, canoeing or paddleboarding in this 6 hr. class. $100 includes all equipment. Bring water, lu… https://www.meetup.com/TOWNHouston/events/dbwqvlywnbkb/Share this:Click to … Continue reading
Katy Prairie Work Day 9:00 am
Katy Prairie Work Day @ Indiangrass Preserve's native Seed Nursery
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Katy Prairie Work Day @ Indiangrass Preserve's native Seed Nursery | Waller | Texas | United States
The first Saturday of each month from 9 am – 1 pm, KPC Volunteers meet at the Indiangrass Preserve’s Native Seed Nursery to water, weed, and pot seedlings. These plants are used to help restore native prairies on KPC properties and in other … Continue reading
Memorial Villages Farmers Market 9:00 am
Memorial Villages Farmers Market @ First Congregational Church
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Memorial Villages Farmers Market @ First Congregational Church | Houston | Texas | United States
The goal of the Memorial Villages Farmers Market is to build a quality relationship between farmers, artisans and the community at large. Hosted by First Congregational Church in cooperation with the City of Hunters Creek Village, MVFM has quickly done … Continue reading
Olivewood Cemetery Clean-up 9:00 am
Olivewood Cemetery Clean-up @ Olivewood Cemetery
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Olivewood Cemetery Clean-up @ Olivewood Cemetery | Houston | Texas | United States
Olivewood Cemetery Clean-up Olivewood is located next to White Oak Bayou, and is therefore surrounded by lush flora. It only takes about a week in the summer for the cemetery to be overrun with vegetation. Beyond routine mowing and weeding, … Continue reading
Houston Arboretum Nature Revealed Series: Monarchs 9:30 am
Houston Arboretum Nature Revealed Series: Monarchs @ Houston Arboretum and Nature Center
Oct 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Houston Arboretum Nature Revealed Series: Monarchs @ Houston Arboretum and Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Enjoy a cup of the Houston Arboretum’s Early Bird coffee while learning from local experts. See through the eyes of a specialist as you delve into various science and nature topics. Then, get the chance to use your new knowledge … Continue reading
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife 10:00 am
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife @ Galveston Island State Park
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife @ Galveston Island State Park | Galveston | Texas | United States
Galveston Island State Park has two thousand acres of surf, beach, dunes, coastal prairie, fresh-water ponds, wetlands, bayous and bay shoreline. It is a richly diverse preserve with hundreds of species of wildlife — you may see roseate spoonbills resting … Continue reading
Neches River Adventure 10:00 am
Neches River Adventure @ Riverfront Park in Beaumont
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Neches River Adventure @ Riverfront Park in Beaumont
The Big Thicket Association operates The Ivory Bill, a covered excursion boat on the Neches River for school field trips, social events and Nature classes. The boat operates on the open river, and is capable of navigating the shallows of … Continue reading
Nurture Nature Series 10:00 am
Nurture Nature Series @ Baytown Nature Center
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Nurture Nature Series The popular program is from 10-am-12noon on the first Saturday of each month, except April, when the nature center hosts the Nurture Nature Festival. The family-friendly offerings with hands-on-topics are free with regular admission. Enjoy a fun, … Continue reading
11th Annual KBR Kids Day 11:00 am
11th Annual KBR Kids Day
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11th Annual KBR Kids Day @ Houston | Texas | United States
Join Buffalo Bayou Partnership (BBP) and KBR for free family fun at the 11th Annual KBR Kids Day at a new location, just east of downtown, Guadalupe Plaza Park on Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Featuring hands-on crafts … Continue reading
KBR Kids’ Day 11:00 am
KBR Kids’ Day @ Guadalupe Plaza Park
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
KBR Kids' Day @ Guadalupe Plaza Park | Houston | Texas | United States
KBR Kids Day is one of Buffalo Bayou Partnership’s (BBP) signature events, with thousands of children and their families in attendance each year. Join us on October 7 for free family fun at the 11th annual KBR Kids Day at Guadalupe Plaza Park.  … Continue reading
Natural History Demonstration 1:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Learn about the animals of Armand Bayou and the habitats they live in. Demonstrations vary from week to week: mammals, birds and reptiles.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in … Continue reading
Camp Little Feet and Camp Little Green Feet 3:00 pm
Camp Little Feet and Camp Little Green Feet @ Blackwood Educational Land Institute
Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm – Oct 8 @ 11:00 am
Camp Little Feet and Camp Little Green Feet @ Blackwood Educational Land Institute | Hempstead | Texas | United States
This fall, Blackwood Educational Land Institute is excited to offer Camp Little Feet and Camp Little Green Feet. These two camps introduce younger children to Sustainable Agriculture in an intensive and interactive way, and encourage families to cook together more often. Camp … Continue reading
Full Moon Hike 6:00 pm
Full Moon Hike @ Baytown Nature Center
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Full Moon Hike @ Baytown Nature Center | Baytown | Texas | United States
Full Moon Hike Join us each month to explore a different section of the nature center in hopes of seeing nocturnal animals. All sorts of things have been spotted – no lions, tigers, or bears, but definitely raccoons, opossums, coyotes, … Continue reading
Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston Benefit Concert 7:30 pm
Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston Benefit Concert @ Bohemeo's
Oct 7 @ 7:30 pm
Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston Benefit Concert @ Bohemeo's | Houston | Texas | United States
Enjoy a concert by the band Traveler and a special guest while sipping coffee/beer/wine and nibbling tasty food at Bohemeo’s (708 Telephone Rd) at 7:30 PM Saturday, October 7, 2017. The concert benefits the new Interfaith Environmental Network of Houston (IENoH), the … Continue reading
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Galveston Ornithological Society: Diving Ducks
Galveston Ornithological Society: Diving Ducks
Oct 8 – Oct 10 all-day
Galveston Ornithological Society: Diving Ducks
The Galveston Ornithological Society offers several trips away from Galveston during each year. Participants have gone to far away bird hot spots such as Venezuela, Arizona, South Texas, Florida, Alaska, the Yucatan, the Galapagos and many other locations. Additional trips planned for … Continue reading
Intro Paddling 8:30 am
Intro Paddling
Oct 8 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Intro Paddling
T.O.W.N. – Texas Outdoors-Woman Network (Houston chapter) Sunday, October 8 at 8:30 AM Learn the basic strokes, maneuvers & rescues in kayaking, canoeing or paddleboarding in this 6 hr. class. $100 includes all equipment. Bring water, lu… https://www.meetup.com/TOWNHouston/events/vzvqvlywnblb/Share this:Click to … Continue reading
Houston Climate Protection Alliance Meeting 1:00 pm
Houston Climate Protection Alliance Meeting @ First Unitarian Universalist Church
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm
HCPA generally meets the second Sunday of the month, 1:00 PM (possibly 12:30 summer months) to about 1:30, on the second floor (check Sunday activities sheet at front desk for room assignment) at First Unitarian Universalist Church, 5200 Fannin St. … Continue reading
Natural History Demonstration 1:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Learn about the animals of Armand Bayou and the habitats they live in. Demonstrations vary from week to week: mammals, birds and reptiles.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in … Continue reading
Architecture Walk 1:30 pm
Architecture Walk @ Union Station
Oct 8 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Architecture Walk @ Union Station | Houston | Texas | United States
Explore Houston’s architecturally and historically significant neighborhoods, buildings and institutions with Preservation Houston’s monthly docent-guided walking tours. The tours are generally offered on the second Sunday of the month from January to November; tickets go on sale at 1:30 p.m. … Continue reading
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Houston Urban Gardeners (HUG) Meeting 6:30 pm
Houston Urban Gardeners (HUG) Meeting
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm
Houston Urban Gardeners (HUG) Meeting @ Houston | Texas | United States
The purpose of HUG is to fully support Houstonians growing their own food and eating more fresh local produce. We do this with timely presentations at monthly meetings, an informative website (www.HoustonUrbanGardeners.org), a free, content-packed monthly e-newsletter, a Twitter and … Continue reading
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Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays 9:00 am
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery | Waller | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday from 9 am – 3 pm, KPC Volunteers meet at the Indiangrass Preserve’s Native Seed Nursery to water, weed, and pot seedlings. These plants are used to help restore native prairies on KPC properties and in other locations. Occasionally … Continue reading
Municipal Solid Waste Generation and Diversion Forecast Workshop 9:00 am
Municipal Solid Waste Generation and Diversion Forecast Workshop @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Municipal Solid Waste Generation and Diversion Forecast Workshop @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
The Houston-Galveston Area Council invites you to attend a MSW Generation and Diversion Forecast Workshop for the H-GAC Planning Region on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM. H-GAC and NewGen Strategies and Solutions, LLC (NewGen) will present … Continue reading
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration 9:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday. Join volunteers to help with the ongoing restoration of historic tall grass prairie. Activities include separating and potting rescued grasses, planting mature grasses and collecting seed. No training necessary. Held at Sheldon Lake State Park and Environmental Learning … Continue reading
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT 3:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Oct 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Eco-Ology, Tuesday 3 to 4 PM KPFT’s program dedicated to local hero’s at the forefront of environmental action, ecology in and for Our community, social justice, health, and spirit. Produced by Patricia Greer, HC Clark and Cath Conlon. Technical support … Continue reading
Rice University Farmers Market 3:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University
Oct 10 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University | Houston | Texas | United States
The Rice Farmers Market is open every Tuesday, rain or shine, from 3:30 PM until 6:30 PM at Entrance 13B off of 5600 Greenbriar Dr. Parking is free. The Rice University Farmers Market supports activities, goods and services that promote … Continue reading
Waller County Transportation Plan Public Meeting 6:00 pm
Waller County Transportation Plan Public Meeting @ Brookshire Convention Center
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Waller County Transportation Plan Public Meeting @ Brookshire Convention Center | Brookshire | Texas | United States
The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H–GAC), has partnered with Waller County, to create a transportation plan for the county. The Waller County Transportation Plan will examine current and future transportation, land use, and socio-economic conditions, both within and surrounding Waller County. The … Continue reading
Update on Texas Central Railway High Speed Rail Project 7:00 pm
Update on Texas Central Railway High Speed Rail Project @ Trini Mendenhall Community Center
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Update on Texas Central Railway High Speed Rail Project @ Trini Mendenhall Community Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Join the Citizens’ Transportation Coalition on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, for an informative discussion with Michael Moore, Regional Vice President at Texas Central Partners on the status of the Dallas-Houston High Speed Rail project. Mr. Moore will provide an update on … Continue reading
White Oak Bayou Association Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
White Oak Bayou Association Monthly Meeting
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
White Oak Bayou Association Monthly Meeting
The White Oak Bayou Association board meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month (except November) at 7:00 pm.  If you would like to join us for our board meetings, please call 765-426-1743 to confirm.  From time to time … Continue reading
Vegan World Radio 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Oct 10 @ 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Vegan World Radio is dedicated to telling the story of the vegan revolution that’s saving the animals, the planet, and our health. Tune in every Tuesday night 8-9 pm on KPFT, 90.1 FM, and online at http://www.kpft.org. You can access the archive of past Vegan World … Continue reading
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Solar in Your Community Workshop at ASES Solar 2017
Solar in Your Community Workshop at ASES Solar 2017 @ University of Colorado
Oct 11 all-day
SunShot is hosting a day-long workshop for the Solar in Your Community Challenge’s participating teams, consultants, and coaches to share innovative ideas for overcoming barriers to solar projects in their communities. This free workshop is only open to American Solar … Continue reading
Central City Co-Op Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
Central City Co-Op Farmer’s Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church)
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Central City Co-Op Farmer's Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church) | Houston | Texas | United States
All About Central City Co-Op In September 2001, Jennifer Georgantas and Pat Greer dreamed of a community of people joining together each week around healthy, earth-friendly food. This dream became a reality 15 years ago with the founding of Central City … Continue reading
Deer Park Prairie: Workday 9:00 am
Deer Park Prairie: Workday @ Deer Park Prairie
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Deer Park Prairie: Workday @ Deer Park Prairie | Deer Park | Texas | United States
Visitation of Deer Park Prairie is by appointment only. Since the prairie will be attended on scheduled workdays, they will be ideal days to visit. Please email HNPAT@TexasPrairie for appointment on either workdays or any other days. 1222 E. Purdue … Continue reading
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center 9:30 am
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Children's Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
Looking for a place to get your children outdoors? ABNC’s EcoClasses will allow your child to explore, discover and observe (STEM). Join us for some great nature experiences! Check out their website at abnc.orgfor details or call 713-274-2668 to reserve your spot. EcoTots … Continue reading
Houston Food Policy Workgroup 11:30 am
Houston Food Policy Workgroup @ Upper Kirby Building
Oct 11 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Houston Food Policy Workgroup @ Upper Kirby Building | Houston | Texas | United States
http://www.houstontomorrow.org/initiatives/story/houston-food-policy-workgroup/ ***Bring your own lunch*** ***RSVP Required*** The mission of the Houston Food Policy Workgroup is to nurture the growth of a sustainable local food system, accessible to all, through education, collaboration, communication, and creation of a food policy council … Continue reading
Engineers Without Borders monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Engineers Without Borders monthly meeting @ American Red Cross
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
All are welcome to attend.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click … Continue reading
Pliable: Rice Design Alliance and Rice Architecture Fall 2017 Lecture Series 7:00 pm
Pliable: Rice Design Alliance and Rice Architecture Fall 2017 Lecture Series @ The MATCH
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm
Pliable: Rice Design Alliance and Rice Architecture Fall 2017 Lecture Series @ The MATCH | Houston | Texas | United States
The Pliable series features three internationally renowned practitioners who advocate for the immediacy of material investigations and fabrication in architecture, whether low-tech or high-tech, analog or digital. Through their research and design, all three offer up nimble responses to unforeseen … Continue reading
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USGBC Texas Energy Summit 7:00 am
USGBC Texas Energy Summit @ Norris Conference Center at City Centre
Oct 12 @ 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
USGBC Texas Energy Summit @ Norris Conference Center at City Centre | Houston | Texas | United States
The 2017 USGBC Texas Building Energy Summit is an executive forum for building owners/managers, energy and sustainability managers, engineers, federal and state government officials, consultants and other stakeholders focused on energy reduction and smarter technology solutions for buildings. Agenda 7:00 AM … Continue reading
Plant Propagation Committee at Memorial Park Greenhouse 9:00 am
Plant Propagation Committee at Memorial Park Greenhouse @ Memorial Park Greenhouse
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Anyone interested in native plants is invited to join Gulf Coast Master Naturalists on the propagation workdays on second and fourth Thursdays of the month from 9:00 am to noon.  Please note this is the new site in Memorial Park. RSVP to Lan Shen … Continue reading
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity 9:00 am
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity
The Texas Coastal Watershed Program holds weekly volunteer days for their stormwater wetland program, 9am-12pm on Thursdays. Volunteers help propagate plants in the wetland plant nursery at Exploration Green in Clear Lake City, or at the Gulf Coast Bird Observatory … Continue reading
Westchase Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Westchase Farmers Market @ Parking lot of St. Cyril's of Alexandria Church
Oct 12 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Westchase Farmers Market will open on Thursday, October 24. Sponsored by the Westchase District, the market will operate on Thursdays from 3-6 pm (4 to 7 pm during the summer months) in the parking lot of St. Cyril’s of Alexandria Church, 10503 Westheimer … Continue reading
75th Annual Bulb and Plant Mart 4:30 pm
75th Annual Bulb and Plant Mart
Oct 12 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
75th Annual Bulb and Plant Mart @ Houston | Texas | United States
The GCH Bulb & Plant Mart began on the steps of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 75 years ago as members sold bulbs and plants from their own gardens. Today, the Mart offers top-quality bulbs. Examples of bulbs offered … Continue reading
Bayou Preservation Association Gala: Merriment on the Bayou 5:00 pm
Bayou Preservation Association Gala: Merriment on the Bayou
Oct 12 @ 5:00 pm
Bayou Preservation Association Gala: Merriment on the Bayou @ Houston | Texas | United States
King Richard (Andrassy) and Maid Mary (Shinn) art please’d to host the Bayou Preservation Association’s 2017 Gala – Merriment on the Bayou at their home in ye ole Sherwood Forest. The festivities shall taketh place on Thursday eve, the tenth month October … Continue reading
Waller County Transportation Plan Public Meeting 6:00 pm
Waller County Transportation Plan Public Meeting @ Waller County Community Center
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Waller County Transportation Plan Public Meeting @ Waller County Community Center | Prairie View | Texas | United States
The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H–GAC), has partnered with Waller County, to create a transportation plan for the county. The Waller County Transportation Plan will examine current and future transportation, land use, and socio-economic conditions, both within and surrounding Waller County. The … Continue reading
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Prairie Friday 8:30 am
Prairie Friday @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 13 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Prairie Friday @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
An opportunity to participate in stewardship work for registered volunteers–if you are not already a volunteer, please check out our website www.abnc.org for more information.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens … Continue reading
75th Annual Bulb and Plant Mart 9:00 am
75th Annual Bulb and Plant Mart
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
75th Annual Bulb and Plant Mart @ Houston | Texas | United States
The GCH Bulb & Plant Mart began on the steps of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 75 years ago as members sold bulbs and plants from their own gardens. Today, the Mart offers top-quality bulbs. Examples of bulbs offered … Continue reading
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center 9:30 am
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Children's Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
Looking for a place to get your children outdoors? ABNC’s EcoClasses will allow your child to explore, discover and observe (STEM). Join us for some great nature experiences! Check out their website at abnc.orgfor details or call 713-274-2668 to reserve your spot. EcoTots … Continue reading
Tyke Hike 10:00 am
Tyke Hike @ Baytown Nature Center
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tyke Hike @ Baytown Nature Center | Baytown | Texas | United States
 Tyke Hike The fall season of the FREE pre-school program (designed for ages 3-5) begins September 1, meeting on Fridays at 10 am, through November 17. This season’s exciting topics include many hands-on nature activities for your tyke to enjoy. … Continue reading
The Mercer Society’s 10th Annual Garden Party Gala 5:00 pm
The Mercer Society’s 10th Annual Garden Party Gala @ Mercer Botanic Gardens
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Mercer Society’s 10th Annual Garden Party Gala @ Mercer Botanic Gardens | Humble | Texas | United States
Located in Mercer Botanic Gardens’ beautiful Treehouse Courtyard, The Mercer Society’s premier fundraising event is an enchanted evening featuring a cocktail reception, seated dinner, live auction, a wine pull, live entertainment, and more on Friday, October 13, 2017, from 5:00 … Continue reading
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ArCH Tour Docent Training 8:00 am
ArCH Tour Docent Training
Oct 14 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
ArCH Tour Docent Training @ Houston | Texas | United States
Architecture Center Houston is recruiting volunteers to train and serve as docents for our walking and bicycle tours. Training will take place Saturdays, 8:00 AM to noon, September 23 through October 14, 2017. Tours are offered Saturdays, 10:00 AM to noon, and select Thursdays, 6:00 PM … Continue reading
Native Plant Society of Texas’ Native Landscape Certification Program – Level 1 8:00 am
Native Plant Society of Texas’ Native Landscape Certification Program – Level 1 @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 14 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Native Plant Society of Texas' Native Landscape Certification Program - Level 1 @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
The Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP) is a four-level certification program developed by the Native Plant Society of Texas that teaches the value of including and preserving native plants in landscapes. Level 1: Introduction to Native Landscapes Level 2: Design … Continue reading
75th Annual Bulb and Plant Mart 9:00 am
75th Annual Bulb and Plant Mart
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
75th Annual Bulb and Plant Mart @ Houston | Texas | United States
The GCH Bulb & Plant Mart began on the steps of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 75 years ago as members sold bulbs and plants from their own gardens. Today, the Mart offers top-quality bulbs. Examples of bulbs offered … Continue reading
Memorial Villages Farmers Market 9:00 am
Memorial Villages Farmers Market @ First Congregational Church
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Memorial Villages Farmers Market @ First Congregational Church | Houston | Texas | United States
The goal of the Memorial Villages Farmers Market is to build a quality relationship between farmers, artisans and the community at large. Hosted by First Congregational Church in cooperation with the City of Hunters Creek Village, MVFM has quickly done … Continue reading
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife 10:00 am
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife @ Galveston Island State Park
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife @ Galveston Island State Park | Galveston | Texas | United States
Galveston Island State Park has two thousand acres of surf, beach, dunes, coastal prairie, fresh-water ponds, wetlands, bayous and bay shoreline. It is a richly diverse preserve with hundreds of species of wildlife — you may see roseate spoonbills resting … Continue reading
Center Volunteer Orientation 10:00 am
Center Volunteer Orientation @ TWRC Wildlife Center
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Center Volunteer Orientation @ TWRC Wildlife Center
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Neches River Adventure 10:00 am
Neches River Adventure @ Riverfront Park in Beaumont
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Neches River Adventure @ Riverfront Park in Beaumont
The Big Thicket Association operates The Ivory Bill, a covered excursion boat on the Neches River for school field trips, social events and Nature classes. The boat operates on the open river, and is capable of navigating the shallows of … Continue reading
Houston Geological Society’s Earth Science Celebration 11:00 am
Houston Geological Society’s Earth Science Celebration @ Houston Museum of Natural Science
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Houston Geological Society's Earth Science Celebration @ Houston Museum of Natural Science | Houston | Texas | United States
Houston Geological Society’s Earth Science Celebration is annually held at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. This event offers hands-on activites and demonstrations in the Glassell Hall, Wiess Energy Hall , and Morian Hall of Paleontology. There is special pricing … Continue reading
Citizens’ Climate Lobby Woodlands Chapter Meeting 11:30 am
Citizens’ Climate Lobby Woodlands Chapter Meeting @ Houston Advanced Research Center
Oct 14 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Citizens' Climate Lobby Woodlands Chapter Meeting @ Houston Advanced Research Center | Spring | Texas | United States
Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) is a non-partisan, grass-roots organization that works to create political will for climate solutions by building constructive and respectful working relationships with members of Congress. CCL advocates for Carbon Fee and Dividend (CF&D), a revenue-neutral, market-based … Continue reading
Natural History Demonstration 1:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Learn about the animals of Armand Bayou and the habitats they live in. Demonstrations vary from week to week: mammals, birds and reptiles.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in … Continue reading
Vegan Society of P.E.A.C.E. Monthly Meeting 6:00 pm
Vegan Society of P.E.A.C.E. Monthly Meeting @ Houston Community College Conference Center
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vegan Society of P.E.A.C.E. Monthly Meeting @ Houston Community College Conference Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Join Vegan Society of P.E.A.C.E. for our “Vegan 2nd Saturdays” Monthly Meetings, Presentations & Vegan Potlucks Held on the “2nd Saturdays” of each month, we will enjoy a delicious vegan potluck and meeting, along with a discussion, film screening, food … Continue reading
45th Annual BikeHouston Moonlight Ramble 8:00 pm
45th Annual BikeHouston Moonlight Ramble @ Avenida de las Americas, Discovery Green
Oct 14 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 15 @ 12:00 am
45th Annual BikeHouston Moonlight Ramble @ Avenida de las Americas, Discovery Green | Houston | Texas | United States
The BikeHouston Moonlight Ramble is Houston’s oldest charity bike ride. It draws more than 2,000 cyclists, many of whom join us each year and add the latest commemorative Ramble T-shirt to their collection. This fun night-time bike ride is suitable for most ages … Continue reading
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Spring Creek Paddle Trip 8:30 am
Spring Creek Paddle Trip
Oct 15 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Spring Creek Paddle Trip
T.O.W.N. – Texas Outdoors-Woman Network (Houston chapter) Sunday, October 15 at 8:30 AM Easy 2-3 hr. trip on Spring Creek Greenway. Put in and take out locations subject to water level so may vary. Bring water, snack, hat, sunglasses, sun… … Continue reading
Free Day in Nature at Armand Bayou Nature Center 12:00 pm
Free Day in Nature at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Free Day in Nature at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Each month on the first and third Sundays, Dow Chemical Co of Deer Park has generously underwritten admission to ABNC, so it’s free those days! Opening at 12 noon, the park closes at 5 pm and last admission is at … Continue reading
Natural History Demonstration 1:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Learn about the animals of Armand Bayou and the habitats they live in. Demonstrations vary from week to week: mammals, birds and reptiles.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in … Continue reading
Journey of the Universe Screening at the University of St. Thomas 2:00 pm
Journey of the Universe Screening at the University of St. Thomas
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm
Journey of the Universe Screening at the University of St. Thomas @ Houston | Texas | United States
You are invited to the Journey of the Universe Film Screening on Sunday, October 15th at 2:00 PM at the University of St. Thomas, located at 3800 Montrose Blvd Houston, TX 77006. This Emmy-award winning documentary narrates the 14 billion year story of the … Continue reading
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KBH: Recycle-Bowl
KBH: Recycle-Bowl
Oct 16 – Nov 15 all-day
KBH: Recycle-Bowl
Recycle-Bowl is a free competition and benchmarking tool for K-12 school recycling programs to promote waste reduction activities. On August 1, schools may start to register for the 2017 competition, which aims to invigorate student participation in recycling via an exciting and … Continue reading
Brays Bayou Association Meeting 7:30 pm
Brays Bayou Association Meeting @ The Gathering Place
Oct 16 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Brays Bayou Association meets the third Monday of each month at The Gathering Place. Brays Bayou Association does not currently have a website.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens … Continue reading
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Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays 9:00 am
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery | Waller | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday from 9 am – 3 pm, KPC Volunteers meet at the Indiangrass Preserve’s Native Seed Nursery to water, weed, and pot seedlings. These plants are used to help restore native prairies on KPC properties and in other locations. Occasionally … Continue reading
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration 9:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday. Join volunteers to help with the ongoing restoration of historic tall grass prairie. Activities include separating and potting rescued grasses, planting mature grasses and collecting seed. No training necessary. Held at Sheldon Lake State Park and Environmental Learning … Continue reading
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT 3:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Eco-Ology, Tuesday 3 to 4 PM KPFT’s program dedicated to local hero’s at the forefront of environmental action, ecology in and for Our community, social justice, health, and spirit. Produced by Patricia Greer, HC Clark and Cath Conlon. Technical support … Continue reading
Rice University Farmers Market 3:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University
Oct 17 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University | Houston | Texas | United States
The Rice Farmers Market is open every Tuesday, rain or shine, from 3:30 PM until 6:30 PM at Entrance 13B off of 5600 Greenbriar Dr. Parking is free. The Rice University Farmers Market supports activities, goods and services that promote … Continue reading
Katherine Hayhoe Talking Climate: Why Fats are not Enough 4:00 pm
Katherine Hayhoe Talking Climate: Why Fats are not Enough @ McMurty Auditotium. Duncan Hall
Oct 17 @ 4:00 pm
Katherine Hayhoe Talking Climate: Why Fats are not Enough @ McMurty Auditotium. Duncan Hall | Houston | Texas | United States
Katherine Hayhoe, Atmospheric Scientist and Director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University, will be talking about climate on Tuesday, October 17 at 4:00PM. Her presentation will be held in McMurtry Auditorium, Duncan Hall at Rice University.Share this:Click to email this … Continue reading
Vegan World Radio 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Oct 17 @ 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Vegan World Radio is dedicated to telling the story of the vegan revolution that’s saving the animals, the planet, and our health. Tune in every Tuesday night 8-9 pm on KPFT, 90.1 FM, and online at http://www.kpft.org. You can access the archive of past Vegan World … Continue reading
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Central City Co-Op Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
Central City Co-Op Farmer’s Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church)
Oct 18 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Central City Co-Op Farmer's Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church) | Houston | Texas | United States
All About Central City Co-Op In September 2001, Jennifer Georgantas and Pat Greer dreamed of a community of people joining together each week around healthy, earth-friendly food. This dream became a reality 15 years ago with the founding of Central City … Continue reading
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center 9:30 am
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Children's Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
Looking for a place to get your children outdoors? ABNC’s EcoClasses will allow your child to explore, discover and observe (STEM). Join us for some great nature experiences! Check out their website at abnc.orgfor details or call 713-274-2668 to reserve your spot. EcoTots … Continue reading
Technical Advisory Committee Meeting 9:30 am
Technical Advisory Committee Meeting @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Technical Advisory Committee Meeting @ Houston-Galveston Area Council | Houston | Texas | United States
The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) reviews and evaluates H-GAC’s regional transportation plans and provides its recommendations to the TPC. The TAC is an appointed body, which is comprised of representatives of member governments and special citizen interest groups with expertise … Continue reading
Asia Society’s Discussion on Confronting Climate Change 6:00 pm
Asia Society’s Discussion on Confronting Climate Change @ Asia Society Texas Center
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Asia Society's Discussion on Confronting Climate Change @ Asia Society Texas Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Confronting Climate Change: What Can the U.S. and Japan Contribute to Creating Sustainable Societies? Asia Society is proud to welcome scholars and experts in economics, geography, urban planning, and sustainability for a discourse on these important issues. They will be … Continue reading
Houston GREEN Film Series 6:30 pm
Houston GREEN Film Series @ Rice Media Center
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Houston GREEN Film Series @ Rice Media Center | Houston | Texas | United States
The films presented by the Houston Green Film Series are free to public and funded by volunteer efforts, in-kind contributions and donations from the public. In general, the series is screened on the third Wednesday of each month. The schedule … Continue reading
CCFCC Board of Directors Meeting 7:00 pm
CCFCC Board of Directors Meeting @ Lake Forest Utility District
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm
CCFCC Board of Directors Meeting @ Lake Forest Utility District | Houston | Texas | United States
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Audubon Bird Survey at Baytown 3:00 am
Audubon Bird Survey at Baytown @ Baytown Nature Center
Oct 19 @ 3:00 am
Audubon Bird Survey at Baytown @ Baytown Nature Center | Baytown | Texas | United States
Houston Audubon in partnership with the Baytown Nature Center is leading a monthly count at the Baytown Nature Center. David Hanson is the leader. The survey is usually conducted on the third Thursday of each month, September through May, and … Continue reading
Bayou Stewardship: From Awareness to Action Symposium 7:30 am
Bayou Stewardship: From Awareness to Action Symposium @ United Way of Greater Houston
Oct 19 @ 7:30 am – 3:15 pm
Bayou Stewardship: From Awareness to Action Symposium @ United Way of Greater Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
The Bayou Preservation Association’s 14th Annual Symposium,  Bayou Stewardship: From Awareness to Action, will take place on Thursday, October 19, 2017, and will feature timely presentations by Andrew Groocock and Anne Olson of the Buffalo Bayou Partnership; Beth White, Executive Director of the … Continue reading
TAEP Environmental Challenges and Innovations Conference Gulf Coast 2017 7:30 am
TAEP Environmental Challenges and Innovations Conference Gulf Coast 2017 @ Hilton Westchase
Oct 19 @ 7:30 am
TAEP Environmental Challenges and Innovations Conference Gulf Coast 2017 @  Hilton Westchase | Houston | Texas | United States
October 19, 2017, at the Hilton Westchase. This one-day event, hosted by the Texas Association of Environmental Professionals, will provide a local forum for environmental professionals in the industry, government agencies, and consulting service companies, as well as university students in … Continue reading
Memorial Park Conservancy’s Native Plant Grow Out 8:00 am
Memorial Park Conservancy’s Native Plant Grow Out @ Memorial Park Conservancy Greenhouse
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Memorial Park Conservancy's Native Plant Grow Out @ Memorial Park Conservancy Greenhouse | Houston | Texas | United States
You’re invited to join Memorial Park Conservancy in growing native plants for the Park. Volunteers will work in the Park Greenhouse planting, weeding, watering, and caring for native Texas wildflowers, grasses, shrubs, and trees. No experience necessary! Volunteers must be … Continue reading
Houston Community ToolBank Warehouse Tour 9:00 am
Houston Community ToolBank Warehouse Tour @ Houston Community ToolBank
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Houston Community ToolBank Warehouse Tour @ Houston Community ToolBank | Houston | Texas | United States
Every third Thursday of the month from 9:00 to 10:00 am the Houston Community ToolBank host an open warehouse tour. The ToolBank lends tools (hammers, shovels, saws, etc.) and items (tents, tables, chairs, safety gear, etc.) to nonprofits, community groups … Continue reading
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity 9:00 am
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity
The Texas Coastal Watershed Program holds weekly volunteer days for their stormwater wetland program, 9am-12pm on Thursdays. Volunteers help propagate plants in the wetland plant nursery at Exploration Green in Clear Lake City, or at the Gulf Coast Bird Observatory … Continue reading
Westchase Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Westchase Farmers Market @ Parking lot of St. Cyril's of Alexandria Church
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Westchase Farmers Market will open on Thursday, October 24. Sponsored by the Westchase District, the market will operate on Thursdays from 3-6 pm (4 to 7 pm during the summer months) in the parking lot of St. Cyril’s of Alexandria Church, 10503 Westheimer … Continue reading
CTC My 2040 5:30 pm
CTC My 2040 @ Rudyard's
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm
CTC My 2040 @ Rudyard's | Houston | Texas | United States
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NPSOT Houston Chapter Meeting 6:45 pm
NPSOT Houston Chapter Meeting @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Oct 19 @ 6:45 pm
NPSOT Houston Chapter Meeting @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
All of the activities, such as NPSOT monthly meetings and field trips, are open to the public and nearly all are free. Go to “Native Plant Lists” tab to get information about native plants for the garden.Share this:Click to email this to … Continue reading
Love Street Light Circus with Bayou Buddies 7:00 pm
Love Street Light Circus with Bayou Buddies @ Sunset Coffee Building
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Love Street Light Circus with Bayou Buddies @ Sunset Coffee Building | Houston | Texas | United States
BBP’s young professionals group, Bayou Buddies, invites you to join the “Love Generation” for an evening at the original home of Love Street Light Circus and Feelgood Machine, Houston’s most popular psychedelic club in the late 1960s and now home to Buffalo … Continue reading
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2018 Houston Solar Tour Volunteer Committee Meeting
2018 Houston Solar Tour Volunteer Committee Meeting
Oct 20 all-day
2018 Houston Solar Tour Volunteer Committee Meeting
If you’d like to volunteer and help organize the annual Houston Solar Tour, please plan to attend the first Solar Tour Committee Meeting on Friday October 20, 2017, for more information on how to get started. They are looking for 10 or … Continue reading
NERRS Film Festival Submission Deadline
NERRS Film Festival Submission Deadline
Oct 20 all-day
The National Estuarine Research Reserve System (NERRS) seeks submissions to the NERR Film Festival. Films will be shown at the NERRS/NERRA Annual Meeting on Monday, November 13, 2017 in Corpus Christi, TX. Secchi Disk Awards will be given for best films. Submissions may be … Continue reading
Prairie Friday 8:30 am
Prairie Friday @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 20 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Prairie Friday @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
An opportunity to participate in stewardship work for registered volunteers–if you are not already a volunteer, please check out our website www.abnc.org for more information.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens … Continue reading
Fall Planning Workshop for Local Governments 9:00 am
Fall Planning Workshop for Local Governments @ Houston Galveston Area Council
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fall Planning Workshop for Local Governments @ Houston Galveston Area Council | Houston | Texas | United States
Please join the Community and Environmental Planning department from the Houston-Galveston Area Council on October 20, 2017, from 9:00 AM to noon at their annual Fall Planning Workshop for Local Governments as they discuss ideas as to how we can … Continue reading
H-GAC Fall Planning Workshop 9:00 am
H-GAC Fall Planning Workshop @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
H-GAC Fall Planning Workshop @ Houston-Galveston Area Council | Houston | Texas | United States
H-GAC’s Fall Planning Workshop for Local Governments, will be a half-day workshop series for local governments features presentations on best planning practices for communities. This year’s workshop will focus on implementation. Discussion points will include: How do you keep your … Continue reading
Katy Prairie Conservancy’s Conservation Easement Workshop 9:00 am
Katy Prairie Conservancy’s Conservation Easement Workshop @ Midway Barbeque
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Katy Prairie Conservancy's Conservation Easement Workshop @ Midway Barbeque | Katy | Texas | United States
This workshop is for landowners, real estate professionals, attorneys, advisors, natural resource professionals, and city or county officials to learn about conservation easements and land preservation. Topics: Why save land on the Urban Edge?  What is the Coastal Prairie and How … Continue reading
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center 9:30 am
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Children's Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
Looking for a place to get your children outdoors? ABNC’s EcoClasses will allow your child to explore, discover and observe (STEM). Join us for some great nature experiences! Check out their website at abnc.orgfor details or call 713-274-2668 to reserve your spot. EcoTots … Continue reading
Tyke Hike 10:00 am
Tyke Hike @ Baytown Nature Center
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tyke Hike @ Baytown Nature Center | Baytown | Texas | United States
 Tyke Hike The fall season of the FREE pre-school program (designed for ages 3-5) begins September 1, meeting on Fridays at 10 am, through November 17. This season’s exciting topics include many hands-on nature activities for your tyke to enjoy. … Continue reading
Picnic for Cullinan Park 11:30 am
Picnic for Cullinan Park @ River Pointe Church
Oct 20 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Join Cullinan Park Conservancy for the first “Picnic For the Park” benefit. This event will take place on Friday, October 20, 2017, at 11:30 AM to1 PM at River Pointe Church, located at 5000 Ransom Road, Richmond, Texas 77469. The … Continue reading
2018 Houston Solar Tour Volunteer Committee Meeting 6:00 pm
2018 Houston Solar Tour Volunteer Committee Meeting
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
2018 Houston Solar Tour Volunteer Committee Meeting @ Houston | Texas | United States
If you’d like to volunteer and help organize the annual Houston Solar Tour, please plan to attend the first Solar Tour Committee Meeting on Friday October 20, 2017, for more information on how to get started. They are looking for 10 or … Continue reading
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Bike Around the Bay 2017
Bike Around the Bay 2017 @ Royal Purple Raceway
Oct 21 – Oct 22 all-day
Bike Around the Bay 2017 @ Royal Purple Raceway | Baytown | Texas | United States
Join the Galveston Bay Foundation for their 11th annual Bike Around the Bay, a two-day 170-mile fully supported ride around Galveston Bay. This unique cycling event takes riders in a complete loop around the largest estuary in Texas (and one … Continue reading
Bird Watching with the Houston Audubon 7:00 am
Bird Watching with the Houston Audubon @ Woodland Park
Oct 21 @ 7:00 am – 9:30 am
Bird Watching with the Houston Audubon @ Woodland Park | Houston | Texas | United States
Jason Bonilla will conduct another bird watching adventure in Woodland Park. Meet Friends of Woodland Park in front of the community building, bring your binoculars (optional) and join in for some birding fun on Saturday, October 21, 2017, from 7:30 … Continue reading
Bird Banding at GCBO 8:00 am
Bird Banding at GCBO @ Gulf Coast Bird Observatory
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bird Banding at GCBO @ Gulf Coast Bird Observatory | Lake Jackson | Texas | United States
Bird Banding at GCBO 8:00am-noon Event Date: Saturday, 09/19/15  8:00 AM Bird Banding at the Lake Jackson Sanctuary and offices. The public is invited to join us as we work to collect baseline data on bird populations at our sanctuary. … Continue reading
Monthly Bird Survey at Willow Waterhole Park 8:00 am
Monthly Bird Survey at Willow Waterhole Park @ Willow Waterhole Park
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monthly Bird Survey at Willow Waterhole Park @ Willow Waterhole Park
The Willow Waterhole Bird Survey was started in June 2007 and is held on the third Saturday of each month. During the 2-hour count, the number of species identified can range from around 30 in summer to over 50 in … Continue reading
Monthly Volunteer Day at Buffalo Bayou Park 8:30 am
Monthly Volunteer Day at Buffalo Bayou Park @ Wortham Insurance Visitor Center at The Water Works
Oct 21 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Monthly Volunteer Day at Buffalo Bayou Park @ Wortham Insurance Visitor Center at The Water Works | Houston | Texas | United States
Houstonians, ages 9 and up, are invited to join Buffalo Bayou Partnership for community-wide volunteer days at Buffalo Bayou Park happening the third Saturday of each month. Whether volunteering as a large or small group, or individually, your efforts will lead to a healthier … Continue reading
Gulf Coast Young Ornithologists 9:00 am
Gulf Coast Young Ornithologists @ Gulf Coast Bird Observatory
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am
Gulf Coast Young Ornithologists @ Gulf Coast Bird Observatory | Lake Jackson | Texas | United States
Gulf Coast Young Ornithologists monthly meeting Event Date: Saturday, 09/19/15  9:00 AM Join us for a fun filled morning of birding and exploring. For school age kids through 17 years of age. Share this:Click to email this to a friend … Continue reading
Memorial Villages Farmers Market 9:00 am
Memorial Villages Farmers Market @ First Congregational Church
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Memorial Villages Farmers Market @ First Congregational Church | Houston | Texas | United States
The goal of the Memorial Villages Farmers Market is to build a quality relationship between farmers, artisans and the community at large. Hosted by First Congregational Church in cooperation with the City of Hunters Creek Village, MVFM has quickly done … Continue reading
Olivewood Cemetery Clean-up 9:00 am
Olivewood Cemetery Clean-up @ Historic Olivewood Cemetery
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Olivewood is located next to White Oak Bayou, and is therefore surrounded by lush flora. It only takes about a week in the summer for the cemetery to be overrun with vegetation. Beyond routine mowing and weeding, the Descendants of … Continue reading
Volunteer Workday at Don Green Park 9:00 am
Volunteer Workday at Don Green Park @ Don Greene Nature Park
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  Join us Every 3rd Saturday of every month at “The Don Greene Nature Park”. A new, one acre Harris County neighborhood pocket park left to the county and dedicated in honor of Don Greene’s memory on October 2015. The … Continue reading
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife 10:00 am
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife @ Galveston Island State Park
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife @ Galveston Island State Park | Galveston | Texas | United States
Galveston Island State Park has two thousand acres of surf, beach, dunes, coastal prairie, fresh-water ponds, wetlands, bayous and bay shoreline. It is a richly diverse preserve with hundreds of species of wildlife — you may see roseate spoonbills resting … Continue reading
Kids Grow 10:00 am
Kids Grow @ Mandell Park
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am
Kids Grow @ Mandell Park | Houston | Texas | United States
Children from surrounding neighborhoods and beyond enjoy a wide variety of special events in the garden on Saturday mornings in the spring, early summer and   fall when Houston temperatures are ideal for outdoor activities. Enjoyable and entertaining, the programs are … Continue reading
Neches River Adventure 10:00 am
Neches River Adventure @ Riverfront Park in Beaumont
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Neches River Adventure @ Riverfront Park in Beaumont
The Big Thicket Association operates The Ivory Bill, a covered excursion boat on the Neches River for school field trips, social events and Nature classes. The boat operates on the open river, and is capable of navigating the shallows of … Continue reading
Energy Day 11:00 am
Energy Day @ Sam Houston Park
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Energy Day is Houston’s largest FREE family festival showcasing exhibits focused on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Energy Day will feature exciting exhibits and interactive demonstrations that will teach students and their families about various forms of energy and … Continue reading
Nature Discovery Center Pumpkin Patch  11:00 am
Nature Discovery Center Pumpkin Patch  @ Russ Pitman Park
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Nature Discovery Center Pumpkin Patch  @ Russ Pitman Park | Bellaire | Texas | United States
Nature Discovery Center Pumpkin Patch                                                        Come visit the Nature Discovery Center Pumpkin Patch Saturday & Sunday, October 21 & 22 from 11 AM to 4 PM both days rain or shine. Their Pumpkin Patch fall festival will return to a … Continue reading
AIA Houston Home Tour 12:00 pm
AIA Houston Home Tour @ Various locations
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AIA Houston Home Tour @ Various locations
Open to the public, the AIA Houston Home Tour showcases the finest residential architecture in the Houston area, as designed by licensed architects. Houses are chosen to showcase a variety of design styles demonstrating that excellence in design is not … Continue reading
Natural History Demonstration 1:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Learn about the animals of Armand Bayou and the habitats they live in. Demonstrations vary from week to week: mammals, birds and reptiles.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in … Continue reading
Canoe, Creek, and Commissioner Paddle with Bayou Land Conservancy 4:00 pm
Canoe, Creek, and Commissioner Paddle with Bayou Land Conservancy @ Jones Nature Center
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm
Canoe, Creek, and Commissioner Paddle with Bayou Land Conservancy @ Jones Nature Center | Humble | Texas | United States
Kick-off the cooler weather with this smooth paddle up Spring Creek to the beautiful white sand beach where Spring Creek and Cypress Creek meet. Join Harris County Commissioner Pct. 4 Jack Cagle for this fun trip down the beautiful Spring … Continue reading
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STAR Texas Recycling Summit       
STAR Texas Recycling Summit        @ The Doubletree Hotel
Oct 22 – Oct 25 all-day
STAR Texas Recycling Summit        @ The Doubletree Hotel | Austin | Texas | United States
Mark your calendars and register to attend the only conference dedicated entirely to recycling and waste diversion activities in Texas, STAR Texas Recycling Summit. We could not be more excited to be in Austin in October for the 2017, Texas Recycling Summit – … Continue reading
River Rescue class 8:30 am
River Rescue class
Oct 22 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
River Rescue class
T.O.W.N. – Texas Outdoors-Woman Network (Houston chapter) Sunday, October 22 at 8:30 AM Learn the basics of rescuing yourself or another boater on moving water. Throw rope practice, swimming through rapids, stuck on a rock and other rescu… https://www.meetup.com/TOWNHouston/events/gwvqvlywnbdc/Share this:Click … Continue reading
2017 ECO Festival & Fundraiser Night 11:00 am
2017 ECO Festival & Fundraiser Night @ Doubletree By Hilton Greenway Plaza
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Houston ECO Festival & Fundraiser Night ECO FESTIVAL When: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Where: Century Ballroom I @ DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston – Greenway Plaza Admission: $10 Activities will include: – ECO Vendors – Plate Balancing Challenge – Aura Energy … Continue reading
Houston Geological Society’s Earth Science Week Field Trip 11:00 am
Houston Geological Society’s Earth Science Week Field Trip @ Panther Creek, Montgomery County Preserve, south of The Woodlands
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Houston Geological Society's Earth Science Week Field Trip @ Panther Creek, Montgomery County Preserve, south of The Woodlands
Houston Geological Society’s 2017 ESW Field Trip is a Free family-friendly outdoor geology field trip. Come explore geological stream processes with us!  See point bars, cut banks, delta bar deposits, meanders, sediment flow structures and log jams.  Find out what a thalweg … Continue reading
Nature Discovery Center Pumpkin Patch  11:00 am
Nature Discovery Center Pumpkin Patch  @ Russ Pitman Park
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Nature Discovery Center Pumpkin Patch  @ Russ Pitman Park | Bellaire | Texas | United States
Come visit the Nature Discovery Center Pumpkin Patch Saturday & Sunday, October 21 & 22 from 11 AM to 4 PM both days rain or shine. Their Pumpkin Patch fall festival will return to a transformed Russ Pitman Park this … Continue reading
AIA Houston Home Tour 12:00 pm
AIA Houston Home Tour @ Various locations
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AIA Houston Home Tour @ Various locations
Open to the public, the AIA Houston Home Tour showcases the finest residential architecture in the Houston area, as designed by licensed architects. Houses are chosen to showcase a variety of design styles demonstrating that excellence in design is not … Continue reading
Natural History Demonstration 1:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Learn about the animals of Armand Bayou and the habitats they live in. Demonstrations vary from week to week: mammals, birds and reptiles.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in … Continue reading
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2017 GridNext Annual Conference
2017 GridNext Annual Conference @ Sheraton Georgetown Hotel
Oct 23 – Oct 24 all-day
2017 GridNext Annual Conference @ Sheraton Georgetown Hotel | Georgetown | Texas | United States
TREIA (TEXAS RENEWABLE ENERGY INDUSTRIES ALLIANCE) is taking its annual conference to the NEXT level. Connect with thought leaders and businesses across the Texas energy industry at the GridNEXT conference being held Monday and Tuesday, October 23 and 24, 2017, in … Continue reading
H-GAC Parks and Natural Areas (PNA) Meeting 1:30 pm
H-GAC Parks and Natural Areas (PNA) Meeting @ H-GAC Conference Room A, Second Floor
Oct 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
H-GAC Parks and Natural Areas (PNA) Meeting @ H-GAC Conference Room A, Second Floor | Houston | Texas | United States
The PNA Subcommittee (of the Natural Resources Advisory Committee) serves as a forum for discussion of issues related to parks and natural areas, promotes the PNA Award Program, and maintains a regional inventory of parks. The PNA subcommittee facilitates information … Continue reading
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K 4:00 pm
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K @ Memorial Park
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K @ Memorial Park | Houston | Texas | United States
Join your co-workers and friends for Houston’s “Largest Office Party” at Memorial Park. This event promotes the health and fitness of our corporate community and provides a great opportunity to network with fellow Houstonians. The race is one of a kind … Continue reading
Al Gore at Rice Univeristy: The Climate Crisis and Extreme Weather 6:30 pm
Al Gore at Rice Univeristy: The Climate Crisis and Extreme Weather @ Tudor Fieldhouse at Rice University
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm
Al Gore at Rice Univeristy: The Climate Crisis and Extreme Weather @ Tudor Fieldhouse at Rice University | Houston | Texas | United States
Rice University, the Office of the President and the Doerr Institute for New Leaders present “The Climate Crisis and Extreme Weather,” a discussion by Al Gore, former vice president of the United States of America, chairman of the Climate Reality Project and board … Continue reading
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2017 People and Nature Speaker Series 6:00 am
2017 People and Nature Speaker Series @ Museum of Fine Arts - Brown Auditorium
Oct 24 @ 6:00 am – 8:30 am
2017 People and Nature Speaker Series @ Museum of Fine Arts - Brown Auditorium | Houston | Texas | United States
The Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC) is a nonprofit research hub that works with partners to find solutions to problems by balancing environmental protection, economic well- being, and social equity. HARC’s People & Nature Speaker Series brings nationally recognized experts and the … Continue reading
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays 9:00 am
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery | Waller | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday from 9 am – 3 pm, KPC Volunteers meet at the Indiangrass Preserve’s Native Seed Nursery to water, weed, and pot seedlings. These plants are used to help restore native prairies on KPC properties and in other locations. Occasionally … Continue reading
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration 9:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday. Join volunteers to help with the ongoing restoration of historic tall grass prairie. Activities include separating and potting rescued grasses, planting mature grasses and collecting seed. No training necessary. Held at Sheldon Lake State Park and Environmental Learning … Continue reading
H-GAC’s Bringing Back Main Street Roundtable 9:30 am
H-GAC’s Bringing Back Main Street Roundtable @ Angelton Recreation Center
Oct 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
H-GAC's Bringing Back Main Street Roundtable @ Angelton Recreation Center | Angleton | Texas | United States
We’d like to invite you to learn more about how communities throughout the Houston-Galveston region are revitalizing their downtowns at H-GAC’s Bringing Back Main Street: Revitalization Roundtable on Tuesday, October 24. During this roundtable, the Texas Historical Commission will present ways they support local downtown … Continue reading
CWI: Better Public Engagement Practices 2:00 pm
CWI: Better Public Engagement Practices @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
Oct 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
CWI: Better Public Engagement Practices @ Houston-Galveston Area Council | Houston | Texas | United States
Public engagement is by definition a two-way process, involving interaction and listening, with the goal of generating mutual benefit between two or more groups. Most public entities conduct some form of public engagement regularly to better inform their internal processes … Continue reading
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT 3:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Oct 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Eco-Ology, Tuesday 3 to 4 PM KPFT’s program dedicated to local hero’s at the forefront of environmental action, ecology in and for Our community, social justice, health, and spirit. Produced by Patricia Greer, HC Clark and Cath Conlon. Technical support … Continue reading
Rice University Farmers Market 3:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University
Oct 24 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University | Houston | Texas | United States
The Rice Farmers Market is open every Tuesday, rain or shine, from 3:30 PM until 6:30 PM at Entrance 13B off of 5600 Greenbriar Dr. Parking is free. The Rice University Farmers Market supports activities, goods and services that promote … Continue reading
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K 4:00 pm
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K @ Memorial Park
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K @ Memorial Park | Houston | Texas | United States
Join your co-workers and friends for Houston’s “Largest Office Party” at Memorial Park. This event promotes the health and fitness of our corporate community and provides a great opportunity to network with fellow Houstonians. The race is one of a kind … Continue reading
Vegan World Radio 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Oct 24 @ 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Vegan World Radio is dedicated to telling the story of the vegan revolution that’s saving the animals, the planet, and our health. Tune in every Tuesday night 8-9 pm on KPFT, 90.1 FM, and online at http://www.kpft.org. You can access the archive of past Vegan World … Continue reading
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Chemical Data Reporting Requirements for Inorganic Byproducts Meeting 12:55 am
Chemical Data Reporting Requirements for Inorganic Byproducts Meeting @ Ronald Reagan International Trade Center
Oct 25 @ 12:55 am – Oct 26 @ 1:55 am
EPA is announcing two upcoming meetings of the Negotiated Rulemaking Committee (Committee), which will be held on September 13 – 14 and October 25 – 26, 2017.  The September 13 – 14 meeting will take place at Ronald Reagan Building … Continue reading
Central City Co-Op Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
Central City Co-Op Farmer’s Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church)
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Central City Co-Op Farmer's Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church) | Houston | Texas | United States
All About Central City Co-Op In September 2001, Jennifer Georgantas and Pat Greer dreamed of a community of people joining together each week around healthy, earth-friendly food. This dream became a reality 15 years ago with the founding of Central City … Continue reading
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center 9:30 am
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Children's Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
Looking for a place to get your children outdoors? ABNC’s EcoClasses will allow your child to explore, discover and observe (STEM). Join us for some great nature experiences! Check out their website at abnc.orgfor details or call 713-274-2668 to reserve your spot. EcoTots … Continue reading
Environmental Volunteer Coordinators Networking Meeting 11:30 am
Environmental Volunteer Coordinators Networking Meeting @ CEC Office
Oct 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Environmental Volunteer Coordinators Networking Meeting @ CEC Office | Houston | Texas | United States
Join volunteer coordinators from environmental nonprofits to discuss tricks of the trade. We’ll invite a local expert each month to kick off the conversation, but after that, we learn from each other. Informal brown bag. All are welcome. CEC will … Continue reading
EPA Inventory Reporting Webinars 12:00 pm
EPA Inventory Reporting Webinars @ online
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
EPA Inventory Reporting Webinars @ online
EPA has scheduled three identical webinars to assist the regulated community with reporting under the TSCA Inventory Notification (Active-Inactive) Requirements final rule. The webinars are scheduled for 12:00 to 2:00 PM CDT on September 27, 2017, October 25, 2017, and … Continue reading
Regional Flood Management Council Meeting 1:30 pm
Regional Flood Management Council Meeting @ H-GAC Conference Room B and C, Second Floor
Oct 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Regional Flood Management Council Meeting @ H-GAC Conference Room B and C, Second Floor | Houston | Texas | United States
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will discuss the effects of flooding on transportation. The meeting is open to the public. No registration is required.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook … Continue reading
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K 4:00 pm
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K @ Memorial Park
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K @ Memorial Park | Houston | Texas | United States
Join your co-workers and friends for Houston’s “Largest Office Party” at Memorial Park. This event promotes the health and fitness of our corporate community and provides a great opportunity to network with fellow Houstonians. The race is one of a kind … Continue reading
HNPAT Meeting 6:30 pm
HNPAT Meeting @ McGovern Centennial Gardens @ Hermann Park
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm
HNPAT Meeting @ McGovern Centennial Gardens @ Hermann Park | Houston | Texas | United States
MISSION OF THE COASTAL PRAIRIE PARTNERSHIP The mission of the Coastal Prairie Partnership is to promote the conservation and restoration of coastal prairie ecosystems. HOW WE WORK AND WHAT WE DO Coastal Prairie Partnership (CPP) is a private, nonprofit collaboration … Continue reading
Pliable: Rice Design Alliance and Rice Architecture Fall 2017 Lecture Series 7:00 pm
Pliable: Rice Design Alliance and Rice Architecture Fall 2017 Lecture Series @ The MATCH
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm
Pliable: Rice Design Alliance and Rice Architecture Fall 2017 Lecture Series @ The MATCH | Houston | Texas | United States
The Pliable series features three internationally renowned practitioners who advocate for the immediacy of material investigations and fabrication in architecture, whether low-tech or high-tech, analog or digital. Through their research and design, all three offer up nimble responses to unforeseen … Continue reading
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Chemical Data Reporting Requirements for Inorganic Byproducts Meeting 12:55 am
Chemical Data Reporting Requirements for Inorganic Byproducts Meeting @ Ronald Reagan International Trade Center
Oct 26 @ 12:55 am – Oct 27 @ 1:55 am
EPA is announcing two upcoming meetings of the Negotiated Rulemaking Committee (Committee), which will be held on September 13 – 14 and October 25 – 26, 2017.  The September 13 – 14 meeting will take place at Ronald Reagan Building … Continue reading
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity 9:00 am
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stormwater Wetland Program Volunteer Opportunity
The Texas Coastal Watershed Program holds weekly volunteer days for their stormwater wetland program, 9am-12pm on Thursdays. Volunteers help propagate plants in the wetland plant nursery at Exploration Green in Clear Lake City, or at the Gulf Coast Bird Observatory … Continue reading
Westchase Farmers Market 3:00 pm
Westchase Farmers Market @ Parking lot of St. Cyril's of Alexandria Church
Oct 26 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Westchase Farmers Market will open on Thursday, October 24. Sponsored by the Westchase District, the market will operate on Thursdays from 3-6 pm (4 to 7 pm during the summer months) in the parking lot of St. Cyril’s of Alexandria Church, 10503 Westheimer … Continue reading
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K 4:00 pm
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K @ Memorial Park
Oct 26 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Inaugural Houston Corporate Run/Walk 5K @ Memorial Park | Houston | Texas | United States
Join your co-workers and friends for Houston’s “Largest Office Party” at Memorial Park. This event promotes the health and fitness of our corporate community and provides a great opportunity to network with fellow Houstonians. The race is one of a kind … Continue reading
GBRC Drawdown: The Top Four 6:00 pm
GBRC Drawdown: The Top Four @ Houston Permitting Center
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
GBRC Drawdown: The Top Four @ Houston Permitting Center  | Houston | Texas | United States
Drawdown, edited by visionary Paul Hawken, is the 100 MOST SUBSTANTIVE SOLUTIONS TO REVERSE GLOBAL WARMING, based on meticulous research by leading scientists & policymakers around the world. This foodie event, hosted by the Green Building Resource Center and USGBC, will feature the Top … Continue reading
CTC Board Meeting 6:30 pm
CTC Board Meeting @ Central Market on Weslayan
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm
CTC Board Meeting @ Central Market on Weslayan | Houston | Texas | United States
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Night Flight: Prairie Moths & Other Night Insects, by Katy Emde 6:30 pm
Night Flight: Prairie Moths & Other Night Insects, by Katy Emde @ Houston - Native Prairies Association of Texas
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
 Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest … Continue reading
Prairie Seed Collecting 6:30 pm
Prairie Seed Collecting @ Cherie Flores Pavilion in Hermann Park
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Houston Chapter of the Native Prairies Association of Texas, or HNPAT, meets monthly on 4th Thursdays of the month, most months (check calendar), at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion in the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ Hermann Park! (1500 Hermann … Continue reading
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Eco-Reformation Retreat: Awe & Wonder 7:00 pm
Eco-Reformation Retreat: Awe & Wonder @ Cramer Retreat Center
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 28 @ 10:00 pm
Christ the King Evangelical Lutheran Church invites area Christians to a 24-hour getaway in the beauty of God’s good creation at the Eco-Reformation Retreat: Awe & Wonder. Join us at Cramer Retreat Center in Spring the weekend of the festival of Reformation, … Continue reading
Prairie Friday 8:30 am
Prairie Friday @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 27 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Prairie Friday @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
An opportunity to participate in stewardship work for registered volunteers–if you are not already a volunteer, please check out our website www.abnc.org for more information.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens … Continue reading
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center 9:30 am
Children’s Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Children's Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
Looking for a place to get your children outdoors? ABNC’s EcoClasses will allow your child to explore, discover and observe (STEM). Join us for some great nature experiences! Check out their website at abnc.orgfor details or call 713-274-2668 to reserve your spot. EcoTots … Continue reading
Transportation Policy Council Meeting 9:30 am
Transportation Policy Council Meeting @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
Oct 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Transportation Policy Council Meeting @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
The Transportation Policy Council (TPC) provides policy guidance and overall coordination of the transportation planning activities within the region. The TPC consists of 28 members representing cities and counties, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), the Metropolitan Transit Authority of … Continue reading
Tyke Hike 10:00 am
Tyke Hike @ Baytown Nature Center
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tyke Hike @ Baytown Nature Center | Baytown | Texas | United States
 Tyke Hike The fall season of the FREE pre-school program (designed for ages 3-5) begins September 1, meeting on Fridays at 10 am, through November 17. This season’s exciting topics include many hands-on nature activities for your tyke to enjoy. … Continue reading
Monthly Solar Energy System Workshop 2:00 pm
Monthly Solar Energy System Workshop @ TXRX
Oct 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This free workshop addresses the basics on how to install and operate a solar system.  It covers topics such as solar array types, costs of equipment and labor, permitting, energy savings, and reliability.  The instructor Bill Swann is an expert … Continue reading
Houston Critical Mass 6:30 pm
Houston Critical Mass @ Market Square Park, Downtown Houston
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm
Critical Mass Houston is a casual bike ride starting from downtown Houston and going wherever. Meet up on the last Friday of the month between 6:45pm – 7:15pm at the Historical Market Square Park at 301 Milam in downtown. It happens … Continue reading
Creatures and Cocktails Night Hike 7:00 pm
Creatures and Cocktails Night Hike @ Russ Pitman Park
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm
Creatures and Cocktails Night Hike @ Russ Pitman Park | Bellaire | Texas | United States
Please join the Natural Discovery Center for the Creatures & Cocktails Night Hike on Friday, Oct. 27 at 7 PM. If you are looking for a unique Halloween adventure for adults, we have the program for you! Join naturalist Eric Duran for a celebration … Continue reading
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Deer Park Prairie: Bird Survey 7:30 am
Deer Park Prairie: Bird Survey
Oct 28 @ 7:30 am
Deer Park Prairie: Bird Survey
Bird Survey, Saturday, February 27, 7:30 a.m. with Damien Carey 1222 E. Purdue Lane, Deer Park, TX 77536 See (MAP for more details) Please bring a signed liability release: adult or  adult+children Please do not park directly in front of our neighbors’ houses … Continue reading
Brays Bayou 2nd Annual Invasive Species Round-Up and Carpathon 8:00 am
Brays Bayou 2nd Annual Invasive Species Round-Up and Carpathon @ Willow Waterhole Greenway
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am
Brays Bayou 2nd Annual Invasive Species Round-Up and Carpathon @ Willow Waterhole Greenway | Houston | Texas | United States
The Brays Bayou 2nd Annual Invasive Species Round-Up and Carpathon will be held on October 28 at Willow Waterhole Greenway. Admission and parking are free for all visitors. For those wishing to participate in the tournament, there will be a … Continue reading
River Kayak class 8:30 am
River Kayak class
Oct 28 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
River Kayak class
T.O.W.N. – Texas Outdoors-Woman Network (Houston chapter) Saturday, October 28 at 8:30 AM If you’ve taken the basic class and want to advance your skills to kayak on creeks, streams and rivers this is for you. We use rec or … Continue reading
Deer Park Prairie: Workday 9:00 am
Deer Park Prairie: Workday
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Deer Park Prairie: Workday @ Deer Park | Texas | United States
Workday: Saturday, February 27, 9:00 a.m. to noon or later Visitation of Deer Park Prairie is by appointment only. Since the prairie will be attended on scheduled workdays, they will be ideal days to visit. Please email HNPAT@TexasPrairie for appointment on either workdays … Continue reading
Interpreting Nature workshop series 9:00 am
Interpreting Nature workshop series @ Spring Creek Greenway Nature Center
Oct 28 @ 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. … Continue reading
Memorial Villages Farmers Market 9:00 am
Memorial Villages Farmers Market @ First Congregational Church
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Memorial Villages Farmers Market @ First Congregational Church | Houston | Texas | United States
The goal of the Memorial Villages Farmers Market is to build a quality relationship between farmers, artisans and the community at large. Hosted by First Congregational Church in cooperation with the City of Hunters Creek Village, MVFM has quickly done … Continue reading
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife 10:00 am
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife @ Galveston Island State Park
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Beach Exploration with Texas Parks & Wildlife @ Galveston Island State Park | Galveston | Texas | United States
Galveston Island State Park has two thousand acres of surf, beach, dunes, coastal prairie, fresh-water ponds, wetlands, bayous and bay shoreline. It is a richly diverse preserve with hundreds of species of wildlife — you may see roseate spoonbills resting … Continue reading
Neches River Adventure 10:00 am
Neches River Adventure @ Riverfront Park in Beaumont
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Neches River Adventure @ Riverfront Park in Beaumont
The Big Thicket Association operates The Ivory Bill, a covered excursion boat on the Neches River for school field trips, social events and Nature classes. The boat operates on the open river, and is capable of navigating the shallows of … Continue reading
Wacky for Wildlife Girl Scout Jr Workshop 10:30 am
Wacky for Wildlife Girl Scout Jr Workshop @ TWRC Wildlife Center
Oct 28 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Wacky for Wildlife Girl Scout  Jr Workshop @ TWRC Wildlife Center
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Houston’s First Repair Cafe  1:00 pm
Houston’s First Repair Cafe  @ TX/RX Labs
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Houston's First Repair Cafe  @ TX/RX Labs  | Houston | Texas | United States
On Saturday, October 28th from 1:00 to 5:00 PM, please visit Houston’s first Repair Cafe at TX/RX Labs at 205 Roberts Street. A Repair Cafe celebrates fixing through a fun, collaborative, hands-on, fix-n-learn, community event. People bring in their broken items for … Continue reading
Natural History Demonstration 1:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Learn about the animals of Armand Bayou and the habitats they live in. Demonstrations vary from week to week: mammals, birds and reptiles.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in … Continue reading
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Natural History Demonstration 1:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Learn about the animals of Armand Bayou and the habitats they live in. Demonstrations vary from week to week: mammals, birds and reptiles.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in … Continue reading
Sunday Evening Conversations on Creation 6:00 pm
Sunday Evening Conversations on Creation @ online
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm
Sunday Evening Conversations on Creation @ online
Christ the King Evangelical Lutheran Church invites you to attend Sunday Evening Conversations on Creation, an environmental education web meeting series whose theme in 2017 is Connections between People and Nature. The Creation Care Team Mission Statement:  Being earth keepers is foundational … Continue reading
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GOMA Texas Hurricane Harvey Mini-Grant Program Deadline
GOMA Texas Hurricane Harvey Mini-Grant Program Deadline
Oct 31 all-day
The Gulf of Mexico Alliance (GOMA) is a partnership of the five Gulf States, federal agencies, academic organizations, businesses, and other non-profits in the region. Our goal is to significantly increase regional collaboration to enhance the environmental and economic health … Continue reading
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays 9:00 am
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery | Waller | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday from 9 am – 3 pm, KPC Volunteers meet at the Indiangrass Preserve’s Native Seed Nursery to water, weed, and pot seedlings. These plants are used to help restore native prairies on KPC properties and in other locations. Occasionally … Continue reading
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration 9:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Every Tuesday. Join volunteers to help with the ongoing restoration of historic tall grass prairie. Activities include separating and potting rescued grasses, planting mature grasses and collecting seed. No training necessary. Held at Sheldon Lake State Park and Environmental Learning … Continue reading
Sheldon Lake State Park’s “Mommy and Me” Event 10:00 am
Sheldon Lake State Park’s “Mommy and Me” Event @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sheldon Lake State Park's "Mommy and Me" Event @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center  | Houston | Texas | United States
Bring out your little ones to explore the park through a story, activities, and a stroll! Come on down to Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center with the family for some quality outdoor time! This program is perfect … Continue reading
EPA’s Challenges and Treatment Solutions for Small Water Systems Webinar Series 1:00 pm
EPA’s Challenges and Treatment Solutions for Small Water Systems Webinar Series
Oct 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
EPA's Challenges and Treatment Solutions for Small Water Systems Webinar Series
EPA’s Office of Research and Development and Office of Water are hosting this monthly webinar series to communicate current small drinking water systems research along with Agency priorities. The series is providing a forum for EPA to communicate directly with state personnel and … Continue reading
H-GAC’s Bacteria Implementation Group Fall Meeting 1:00 pm
H-GAC’s Bacteria Implementation Group Fall Meeting @ H-GAC Conference Room B, Second Floor
Oct 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
H-GAC's Bacteria Implementation Group Fall Meeting @ H-GAC Conference Room B, Second Floor | Houston | Texas | United States
The Bacteria Implementation Group (BIG) is a thirty-one-member committee that has developed and is overseeing implementation of a plan, or I-Plan, to remedy high levels of bacteria in waterways identified inTotal Maximum Daily Load projects in the Houston Region. Activities … Continue reading
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT 3:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Oct 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Eco-Ology Radio Program on KPFT @ 90.1 FM KPFT
Eco-Ology, Tuesday 3 to 4 PM KPFT’s program dedicated to local hero’s at the forefront of environmental action, ecology in and for Our community, social justice, health, and spirit. Produced by Patricia Greer, HC Clark and Cath Conlon. Technical support … Continue reading
Rice University Farmers Market 3:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University
Oct 31 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University | Houston | Texas | United States
The Rice Farmers Market is open every Tuesday, rain or shine, from 3:30 PM until 6:30 PM at Entrance 13B off of 5600 Greenbriar Dr. Parking is free. The Rice University Farmers Market supports activities, goods and services that promote … Continue reading
Texas Parks & Wildlife’s “Zombie Apocalypse Hike” Event 6:00 pm
Texas Parks & Wildlife’s “Zombie Apocalypse Hike” Event @ Galveston Island State Park
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Texas Parks & Wildlife's "Zombie Apocalypse Hike" Event @  Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Could you survive and thrive on this fun, easy hike? Have you wondered about your abilities to live in the wild, such as after an apocalyptic event? Well, we’re going to talk about the basic skills needed to find food, … Continue reading
Vegan World Radio 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Oct 31 @ 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
Vegan World Radio is dedicated to telling the story of the vegan revolution that’s saving the animals, the planet, and our health. Tune in every Tuesday night 8-9 pm on KPFT, 90.1 FM, and online at http://www.kpft.org. You can access the archive of past Vegan World … Continue reading