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Take Care of Texas Video Contest Voting
12:00 am
The Take Care of Texas Video Contest is a fun way for young people to learn about protecting the environment and come up with creative ways to share this knowledge with others! Students film a 30-second video that shows positive … Continue reading
Martin Dies Jr. State Park Camping @ Martin Dies Jr. State Park
Jan 19 @ 3:00 pm – Jan 21 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
Houston Area Trails & More Friday, January 19 at 3:00 PM CAMPING: I have reserved five sites in the Walnut Ridge camping area in the north half of the park. The cost is $200 for the weekend and will be … Continue reading
Jan 21 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Spring Creek Paddle Trip
8:30 am
T.O.W.N. – Texas Outdoors-Woman Network (Houston chapter) Sunday, January 21 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
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Houston Area Trails & More Sunday, January 21 at 9:00 AM Gathering Place: The hike has been relocated to the Big Sandy Trail. The originally planned trail has been closed indefinitely so we will no longer me… https://www.meetup.com/hatsandmore/events/244876167/Share this:Click to … Continue reading
Incredible Edibles @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Incredible Edibles @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center  | Houston | Texas | United States
10:00 am
Sheldon Lake State Park’s January 2018 Weekly Program Incredible Edibles Take a walk into the past and see which plants were utilized by those who came before us! Are you curious how others have lived off the land? Want to … Continue reading
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
Jan 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Natural History Demonstration @ Armand Bayou Nature Center
1:00 pm
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
Jan 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 1 (SLTP 1) @ near 610S and Stella Link
1:00 pm
The design principles of Permaculture (PC) are explained, observed and illustrated in a series of breakout sessions at a home and garden remodeled to reflect PC sustainability principles. This garden is set up with cisterns, many types of fruits, vegetables, … Continue reading
Tyke Hikes @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Tyke Hikes @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Encourage your child’s curiosity about nature and spend time with them exploring outdoors! Children 18 months to 3 years, with their adult companions, can join a naturalist for a story reading, a simple nature activity or craft, and a stroller-friendly hike … Continue reading
H-GAC’s Brown Bag Lunch Series @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
Jan 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
H-GAC's Brown Bag Lunch Series @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
12:00 pm
 Driverless Vehicles:  Are You Ready? SAVE THE DATE for the January 22, 2018 Brown Bag Lunch Series               H-GAC Offices, 2nd Floor, Rm B, Houston, TX 77027                     … Continue reading
Home School Program @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Jan 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Home School Program @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
1:00 pm
Our home school classes are offered on Mondays from 1:00-3:00 p.m. for students ages 5-12. A different three-week science unit is taught each month, with classes consisting of instructional time, hands-on activities, and outdoor activities. Extension ideas will be provided to … Continue reading
Waterfowl: Class & Field Trip @ Houston Audubon's Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary
Jan 23 @ 7:00 am – 8:45 am
Waterfowl: Class & Field Trip @ Houston Audubon's Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary | Houston | Texas | United States
7:00 am
The Upper Texas Coast is an amazing area for wintering waterfowl. Each year we have thousands of ducks (24 species possible) and thousands of geese (5 species possible) and mergansers (2 species). While the identification of male ducks is often … Continue reading
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Katy Prairie Tuesday Workdays @ Indiangrass Preserve's Native Seed Nursery | Waller | Texas | United States
9:00 am
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 @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sheldon Lake Prairie Restoration @ Sheldon Lake Sate Park & Environmental Learning Center | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
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
Little Explorers @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Jan 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Little Explorers @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center  | Houston | Texas | United States
11:00 am
Sheldon Lake State Park’s January 2018 Weekly Program Little Explorers Bring out your little ones to explore the park through stories, activities, and a stroll along the trails. Come and get in touch with nature with your little explorers at … Continue reading
Jan 23 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Planning Matters Lunch with the Mayor @ City Hall, Legacy Room | Houston | Texas | United States
11:30 am
Join Blueprint Houston as they move into their next phase. Mayor Sylvester Turner will present an update on his activities and they will host a conversation about planning the City’s future and using Plan Houston to prepare for the “next … Continue reading
Jan 23 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Rice University Farmers Market @ Rice University | Houston | Texas | United States
3:30 pm
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
Dr. Maya Klein’s “The Dirt Cure” @ United Way- Greater Houston
Jan 23 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Dr. Maya Klein’s “The Dirt Cure” @ United Way- Greater Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
5:30 pm
Dr. Maya Klein has a message for parents of small children: Don’t be afraid of dirt! Dr. Klein will speak in-person about her book, “The Dirt Cure,” and how to heal your family by what you eat. Get tickets here. … Continue reading
Birding Classes: Waterfowl @ Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Birding Classes:  Waterfowl @ Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary | Houston | Texas | United States
7:00 pm
Reserve online Classroom location: Houston Audubon’s Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary. 440 Wilchester Blvd., Houston, TX 77079. Telephone: 713-932-1639 Classroom sessions are normally held in the administration building which is the brick building you first come to on the gravel drive … Continue reading
Urban Reads: Dr. Kyle Shelton @ Rice University BioScience Research Collaborative
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Urban Reads: Dr. Kyle Shelton @ Rice University BioScience Research Collaborative | Houston | Texas | United States
7:00 pm
Kyle Shelton, Director of Strategic Partnerships at Kinder Institute for Urban Research will offer remarks and sign his new book Power Moves: Transportation, Politics, and Development in Houston.Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to … Continue reading
Jan 23 @ 8:00 pm
Vegan World Radio @ 90.1 KPFT
8:00 pm
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
Central City Co-Op Farmer’s Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church)
Jan 24 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Central City Co-Op Farmer's Market @ Central City Co-Op (Inside Kindred Church) | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
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
Jan 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Children's Nature Classes at Armand Bayou Nature Center @ Armand Bayou Nature Center | Pasadena | Texas | United States
9:30 am
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
Solid Waste Management Committee @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Solid Waste Management Committee @ Houston-Galveston Area Council
10:00 am
Location: HGAC – 2nd Floor – Conference Room B Visit HGAC’s page for this event! 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 … Continue reading
Winter Gator Tales @ Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Education Center
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Winter Gator Tales @ Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Education Center | Baytown | Texas | United States
10:00 am
Winter Gator Tales is a free pre-school program. Join WERC for a fun, educational hour geared for young children with an adult. Schedule December 27, 2017 – “Ice Melts” January 3, 2018 – “Fur and Hair” January 10, 2018 – … Continue reading
Jan 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Environmental Volunteer Coordinators Networking Meeting @ CEC Office | Houston | Texas | United States
11:30 am
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
EPIC Service Club in Baytown, TX @ Eddie V. Grey Wetlands Education Center
Jan 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
EPIC Service Club in Baytown, TX @ Eddie V. Grey Wetlands Education Center | Baytown | Texas | United States
4:00 pm
The Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Education Center and the Baytown Nature Center are hosting a free service learning club for high school teens. Under the supervision of Christina Butcher, Baytown Nature Center Naturalist, and Wetlands Center Education Coordinator, Jina Faith, … Continue reading
Jan 24 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Nature Discovery Center's Nature Story Time @ Nature Discovery Center | Bellaire | Texas | United States
4:00 pm
Nature Story Time is held every Wednesday at 4 PM. Get absorbed in our stories, puppets, specimens, songs and more! Nature Story Time is primarily for preschoolers and their caregivers. This is a FREE, drop-in program. As a courtesy, please … Continue reading
HNPAT Meeting @ McGovern Centennial Gardens @ Hermann Park
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm
HNPAT Meeting @ McGovern Centennial Gardens @ Hermann Park | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
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
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wild & Scenic Film Festival On Tour 2018 @ River Oaks Theatre | Houston | Texas | United States
7:00 pm
Continuing our wildly successful 2017 showing, the Citizens’ Environmental Coalition is proud to bring the Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Tour, one of the largest environmental film festivals in North America, back to Houston for two nights: January 24 & 25, … Continue reading
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – Jan 25 @ 9:00 pm
Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Tour, First night of 2 night CEC film event @ River Oaks Theater
7:00 pm
Houston Sierra Club Outings Wednesday, January 24 at 7:00 PM Houston Sierra Club is one of the sponsors of this film event, and a member group of the Citizens Environmental Coalition (CEC). NOTE: to attend this… https://www.meetup.com/Houston-Sierra-Club-Outings/events/245655724/Share this:Click to email … Continue reading