Calendar

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
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
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
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Jan 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Jan 26 @ 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
Homeschool Days @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Jan 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Homeschool Days @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center  | Houston | Texas | United States
3:00 pm
Sheldon Lake State Park’s January 2018 Weekly Program Homeschool Days From fishing to ponding to technology, kids will learn something new each week! Great for all school-aged kids! There is plenty of fun to be had and things to learn … Continue reading
Nature Revealed: Armadillos @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Jan 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Nature Revealed: Armadillos @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Many of us only know armadillos as roadkill or kitschy Texas souvenirs, but they’re truly fascinating animals. They seem prehistoric, but they’re relatively recent arrivals here in North America. They’re rarely encountered, yet they’re extremely common and surprisingly urban. In … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 2 (SLTP 2) @ University of Houston, Central Campus, Room TBD
Jan 28 @ 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 2 (SLTP 2) @ University of Houston, Central Campus, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
12:30 pm
In this classroom presentation, we carefully explore principles demonstrated in Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 1 (SL 1), look at issues connected with larger rural sites, and begin the design of a farm/home site that connects and integrates food with housing … Continue reading
Home School Program @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Jan 29 @ 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
Jan 31 @ 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
Science Sprouts (ages 4-5) @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Science Sprouts (ages 4-5) @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
10:00 am
Nature experiences for preschoolers! Science Sprouts is an exciting series for curious kids who love nature and science. Classes will include a short lesson on the topic of the day, followed by a nature walk on the trails of the … Continue reading
Feb 2 @ 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
Naturalist Explorers @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Naturalist Explorers @  Houston Arboretum & Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Naturalist Explorers introduces children ages 5 to 8 to environmental and natural history topics in a fun and enthusiastic atmosphere. Classes include a short introduction inside followed by hands‐on, engaging activities outside. Parents are welcome to participate with their child … Continue reading
Tadpole Troopers (ages 3-5) @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Tadpole Troopers (ages 3-5) @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Tadpole Troopers is a nature class and outdoor adventure for parents and children to share together. We offer opportunities for natural science investigations, crafts, and a guided walk with a naturalist. All classes begin with an engaging introductory lesson inside a classroom … Continue reading
Feb 3 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Urban Harvest's Designing Our Green Homes and Communities Through Permaculture (Series) @ University of Houston, Central Campus,Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 1 & 2 are prerequisites for any part of this module. In a world of climate change threats and unstable oil producing regions, it is essential that our homes and communities change to become more energy … Continue reading
BNC’s Nature Nurture Series @ Baytown Nature Center
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
BNC's Nature Nurture Series @ Baytown Nature Center | Baytown | Texas | United States
10:00 am
The popular program is from 10 am to 12 pm on the first Saturday of each month, except April, which is when BNC hosts their Nurture Nature Festival. This family-friendly series offers hands-on topics for free with regular admission to … Continue reading
Tadpole Troopers (ages 3-5) @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Feb 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Tadpole Troopers (ages 3-5) @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
10:30 am
Tadpole Troopers is a nature class and outdoor adventure for parents and children to share together. We offer opportunities for natural science investigations, crafts, and a guided walk with a naturalist. All classes begin with an engaging introductory lesson inside a classroom … Continue reading
Edible Wild Plants @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Feb 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Edible Wild Plants @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
1:00 pm
Discover the delicious side of nature. Texas provides an abundance of wild edible leaves, seeds, flowers, roots, and shoots – if you know where to look. Learn where to find, how to identify, and how to properly prepare a seasonal … Continue reading
Home School Program @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Feb 5 @ 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
Feb 7 @ 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
Sustainability Meetup: “DIY Herb Garden” @ University of Houston - UC South's Skyline Room
Feb 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sustainability Meetup: "DIY Herb Garden" @ University of Houston - UC South's Skyline Room | Houston | Texas | United States
10:30 am
Sustainability Meetups are back! Join us at the UC South’s Skyline Room for the first meetup of the semester, themed “DIY Herb Garden.” Bring a snack, a reusable water bottle, and your green thumb!Share this:Click to email this to a … Continue reading
Science Sprouts (ages 4-5) @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Science Sprouts (ages 4-5) @ Houston Arboretum & Nature Center | Houston | Texas | United States
10:00 am
Nature experiences for preschoolers! Science Sprouts is an exciting series for curious kids who love nature and science. Classes will include a short lesson on the topic of the day, followed by a nature walk on the trails of the … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Feb 9 @ 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
Urban Harvest’s Growing Fruit Trees in a Small Space @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Moran Conference Hall
Feb 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Urban Harvest's Growing Fruit Trees in a Small Space @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Moran Conference Hall | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Growing Fruit Trees in a Small Space will teach techniques that allow homeowners with the smallest urban lots to grow fruitful gardens of increased variety and beauty. This system, also known as a high-density orchard, enables the urban gardener to quadruple the … Continue reading
Blackwood’s Mornings in the Country @ Blackwood Educational Land Institute
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Blackwood's Mornings in the Country @ Blackwood Educational Land Institute | Hempstead | Texas | United States
10:00 am
Join us for a Morning in the Country! Take a self-guided tour of the farm, enjoy a delicious lunch with ingredients from our gardens, take a class with our Farm Director, and much more. Register Today! Cost (includes lunch) FREE … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Fruit Tree Training and Pruning (SERIES of 3 Classes) @ Class 1 - University of St. Thomas, Room TBD; Classes 2&3 at Residence near S. Loop/Stella Link
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Urban Harvest's Fruit Tree Training and Pruning (SERIES of 3 Classes) @ Class 1 - University of St. Thomas, Room TBD; Classes 2&3 at Residence near S. Loop/Stella Link | Houston | Texas | United States
10:00 am
This series consists of three classes that will start with a two and a half hour lecture style class designed to teach you the principles of pruning and training your fruit trees. The following two classes will be held at … Continue reading
Feb 14 @ 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
Feb 16 @ 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