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Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park 9:00 am
Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park @ Lake Houston Wilderness Park
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AUGUST Amazing Amphibians – Sat, August 25 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am Frogs, toads, and salamanders are all amphibians! Come learn the lives and characteristics of amazing amphibians! Arts and Crafts – Sat, August 25 – 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Join us as we take a break from hiking and the outdoors to explore our creative side! We’ll provide kids the tools they need to create nature friendly works of art. SEPTEMBER Snakes – Sat, Sept 1 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am We will debunk some common myths surrounding these fascinating creatures and teach you which snakes you are likely to find at Lake Houston Wilderness Park.Read More →
Photography Workshop at Levy Park 9:00 am
Photography Workshop at Levy Park @ Levy Park
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Join the Houston Center for Photography for educational photography workshops. These community-driven workshops focus on photography as a means for creative expression and acquiring basic photography skills. Learn and practice various aspects of photography such as composition and lighting while photographing different features of Levy Park. No prior experience is required and all levels of proficiency and camera types are welcome. Meet in the Community Garden. Dates: August 18th: Black & White September 1st: Intentional Mistake September 15th: Abstraction October 6th: Composition Basics October 20th: Composition Scavenger Hunt November 3rd: Understanding Exposure November 17th: Motion December 1st: Understanding Color December 15th: Color and Foreign Object-Read More →
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park 9:00 am
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center | Humble | Texas | United States
SCAVENGER HUNT Sat., Sept. 1, 10 a.m. Young nature lovers and scout groups are invited to this discovery outing. Ages 5-15. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 22. EMBROIDERY 101 Sat., Sept. 8, 10 a.m. Learn the tools, stiches, patterns and techniques 18th -19th century women used to decorate fabric. Bring an embroidery hoop; materials provided. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 29. Ages 8+. SECOND SATURDAY SETTLERS: CLAYWORKS Sat., Sept. 8, 1–3 p.m. Learn how early Texas settlers built clay ovens during this hands-on demonstration by volunteers and staff in the Redbud Hill Homestead. VOLUNTEER MEET & GREET Sat., Sept. 15, 9–11 a.m.  Volunteers help lead guided tours, assist with special events and projects, andRead More →
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Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park 9:00 am
Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park @ Lake Houston Wilderness Park
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AUGUST Amazing Amphibians – Sat, August 25 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am Frogs, toads, and salamanders are all amphibians! Come learn the lives and characteristics of amazing amphibians! Arts and Crafts – Sat, August 25 – 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Join us as we take a break from hiking and the outdoors to explore our creative side! We’ll provide kids the tools they need to create nature friendly works of art. SEPTEMBER Snakes – Sat, Sept 1 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am We will debunk some common myths surrounding these fascinating creatures and teach you which snakes you are likely to find at Lake Houston Wilderness Park.Read More →
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11th Annual Kleb Woods Hummingbird Festival 9:00 am
11th Annual Kleb Woods Hummingbird Festival @ Kleb Woods Nature Center
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Everything you want to know about hummingbirds — including identifying, attracting and gardening for hummingbirds. There will be games and activities for the whole family. There will be nature walks throughout the day. The Kleb House will be open for tours and the blacksmiths will be demonstrating in the barn HUMMINGBIRD BANDING: Sumita Prasad will be capturing and banding hummingbirds throughout the day. She will be assisted by Jim Renfro; both are licensed hummingbird banders. In addition to seeing these feathered jewels up close, you will learn about their unique structure and amazing biology. NATURE TALK: Staff naturalist Kendra Kocab will present A Closer Look at Nature. This class is part of an ongoing series designedRead More →
Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park 9:00 am
Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park @ Lake Houston Wilderness Park
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AUGUST Amazing Amphibians – Sat, August 25 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am Frogs, toads, and salamanders are all amphibians! Come learn the lives and characteristics of amazing amphibians! Arts and Crafts – Sat, August 25 – 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Join us as we take a break from hiking and the outdoors to explore our creative side! We’ll provide kids the tools they need to create nature friendly works of art. SEPTEMBER Snakes – Sat, Sept 1 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am We will debunk some common myths surrounding these fascinating creatures and teach you which snakes you are likely to find at Lake Houston Wilderness Park.Read More →
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park 9:00 am
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center | Humble | Texas | United States
SCAVENGER HUNT Sat., Sept. 1, 10 a.m. Young nature lovers and scout groups are invited to this discovery outing. Ages 5-15. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 22. EMBROIDERY 101 Sat., Sept. 8, 10 a.m. Learn the tools, stiches, patterns and techniques 18th -19th century women used to decorate fabric. Bring an embroidery hoop; materials provided. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 29. Ages 8+. SECOND SATURDAY SETTLERS: CLAYWORKS Sat., Sept. 8, 1–3 p.m. Learn how early Texas settlers built clay ovens during this hands-on demonstration by volunteers and staff in the Redbud Hill Homestead. VOLUNTEER MEET & GREET Sat., Sept. 15, 9–11 a.m.  Volunteers help lead guided tours, assist with special events and projects, andRead More →
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George Ranch Home School Program Days 9:30 am
George Ranch Home School Program Days @ George Ranch Historical Park
Sep 12 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
George Ranch Home School Program Days @ George Ranch Historical Park | Richmond | Texas | United States
Structured Programs The structured program option gives families the opportunity to experience specific programs at specific sites. The programs are designed for larger groups, and are perfect for co-op groups or multiple homeschooling families. Structured programs are scheduled for select dates in September and January and must be booked in advance. Upcoming Dates: September 12 & 13, 2018 • January 23 & 24, 2019 Program Times: 9:30 a.m. and Noon Ages: 4 to 15 Student Price: $7/student per program. Adult Chaperone Price: $10/chaperone per day. Parents must accompany their children throughout all programs and activities. All students must be supervised at all times. Program Choices: Pioneers in Texas / FromRead More →
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George Ranch Home School Program Days 9:30 am
George Ranch Home School Program Days @ George Ranch Historical Park
Sep 13 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
George Ranch Home School Program Days @ George Ranch Historical Park | Richmond | Texas | United States
Structured Programs The structured program option gives families the opportunity to experience specific programs at specific sites. The programs are designed for larger groups, and are perfect for co-op groups or multiple homeschooling families. Structured programs are scheduled for select dates in September and January and must be booked in advance. Upcoming Dates: September 12 & 13, 2018 • January 23 & 24, 2019 Program Times: 9:30 a.m. and Noon Ages: 4 to 15 Student Price: $7/student per program. Adult Chaperone Price: $10/chaperone per day. Parents must accompany their children throughout all programs and activities. All students must be supervised at all times. Program Choices: Pioneers in Texas / FromRead More →
Kleb Woods – A Closer Look at Nature 10:00 am
Kleb Woods – A Closer Look at Nature @ Kleb Woods Nature Center
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
All are welcome at this program designed especially for school-aged children. This is a FREE class. Dates & Topics Sept. 13 – Hummingbirds, Tiny Jewels October 4 – Migrating Dragonflies December 6 – What in the World is a Yellow-bellied Sapsucker?   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
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Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park 9:00 am
Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park @ Lake Houston Wilderness Park
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AUGUST Amazing Amphibians – Sat, August 25 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am Frogs, toads, and salamanders are all amphibians! Come learn the lives and characteristics of amazing amphibians! Arts and Crafts – Sat, August 25 – 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Join us as we take a break from hiking and the outdoors to explore our creative side! We’ll provide kids the tools they need to create nature friendly works of art. SEPTEMBER Snakes – Sat, Sept 1 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am We will debunk some common myths surrounding these fascinating creatures and teach you which snakes you are likely to find at Lake Houston Wilderness Park.Read More →
Photography Workshop at Levy Park 9:00 am
Photography Workshop at Levy Park @ Levy Park
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Join the Houston Center for Photography for educational photography workshops. These community-driven workshops focus on photography as a means for creative expression and acquiring basic photography skills. Learn and practice various aspects of photography such as composition and lighting while photographing different features of Levy Park. No prior experience is required and all levels of proficiency and camera types are welcome. Meet in the Community Garden. Dates: August 18th: Black & White September 1st: Intentional Mistake September 15th: Abstraction October 6th: Composition Basics October 20th: Composition Scavenger Hunt November 3rd: Understanding Exposure November 17th: Motion December 1st: Understanding Color December 15th: Color and Foreign Object-Read More →
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park 9:00 am
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center | Humble | Texas | United States
SCAVENGER HUNT Sat., Sept. 1, 10 a.m. Young nature lovers and scout groups are invited to this discovery outing. Ages 5-15. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 22. EMBROIDERY 101 Sat., Sept. 8, 10 a.m. Learn the tools, stiches, patterns and techniques 18th -19th century women used to decorate fabric. Bring an embroidery hoop; materials provided. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 29. Ages 8+. SECOND SATURDAY SETTLERS: CLAYWORKS Sat., Sept. 8, 1–3 p.m. Learn how early Texas settlers built clay ovens during this hands-on demonstration by volunteers and staff in the Redbud Hill Homestead. VOLUNTEER MEET & GREET Sat., Sept. 15, 9–11 a.m.  Volunteers help lead guided tours, assist with special events and projects, andRead More →
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Kleb Woods – A Closer Look at History 10:00 am
Kleb Woods – A Closer Look at History @ Kleb Woods Nature Center
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
All are welcome at this program designed especially for school-aged children. This is a FREE class. Dates & Topics Sept. 20 – Elmer’s Birthday Party October 25 – The History of Our State Symbols November 15 – The Cotton Gin, the Simple Little Machines that Changed the World   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
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Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park 9:00 am
Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park @ Lake Houston Wilderness Park
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AUGUST Amazing Amphibians – Sat, August 25 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am Frogs, toads, and salamanders are all amphibians! Come learn the lives and characteristics of amazing amphibians! Arts and Crafts – Sat, August 25 – 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Join us as we take a break from hiking and the outdoors to explore our creative side! We’ll provide kids the tools they need to create nature friendly works of art. SEPTEMBER Snakes – Sat, Sept 1 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am We will debunk some common myths surrounding these fascinating creatures and teach you which snakes you are likely to find at Lake Houston Wilderness Park.Read More →
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park 9:00 am
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center | Humble | Texas | United States
SCAVENGER HUNT Sat., Sept. 1, 10 a.m. Young nature lovers and scout groups are invited to this discovery outing. Ages 5-15. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 22. EMBROIDERY 101 Sat., Sept. 8, 10 a.m. Learn the tools, stiches, patterns and techniques 18th -19th century women used to decorate fabric. Bring an embroidery hoop; materials provided. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 29. Ages 8+. SECOND SATURDAY SETTLERS: CLAYWORKS Sat., Sept. 8, 1–3 p.m. Learn how early Texas settlers built clay ovens during this hands-on demonstration by volunteers and staff in the Redbud Hill Homestead. VOLUNTEER MEET & GREET Sat., Sept. 15, 9–11 a.m.  Volunteers help lead guided tours, assist with special events and projects, andRead More →
HMNS at Levy Park 2:00 pm
HMNS at Levy Park @ Levy Park
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Houston Museum of Natural Science comes to Levy Park to offer an opportunity to learn firsthand from Museum experts. Encounter real specimens and artifacts from the museum collection in an intimate, educational atmosphere. Meet at the Event Pavilion. August 25th: Bugs on Wheels, Clean Up Crew- Get to know the hardworking insects and other arthropods which keep our world clean–nature’s very own special cleanup crew. September 22nd: Head Honcho- Discover the importance of skulls and teeth and how the human brain compares with other animals alive, from the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex to modern sharks. October 27th: Awesome Arachnids- Furry tarantulas, scary scorpions, creepy vinegaroonsRead More →
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FORT BEND COUNTY FAIR & RODEO
FORT BEND COUNTY FAIR & RODEO @ FORT BEND COUNTY FAIR & RODEO
Sep 28 – Oct 7 all-day
Fort Bend County Fair, est. 1933 Benefiting Youth, Promoting Agriculture and Supporting Education The first Fort Bend County Fair was held in October, 1933.  The original Fairgrounds were located between Rosenberg and Richmond on Avenue H.  The only interruption in the county fair was during the years of World War II.  In 1974, the Fairgrounds were moved to the existing location on State Highway 36 just south of U.S. Highway 59. The youth of Fort Bend County have been the driving force of this organization for over 75 years.  Youth education has always been a primary focus of fair activities.  The development of a scholarshipRead More →
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Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park 9:00 am
Fall/Winter Nature Programs – Lake Houston Wilderness Park @ Lake Houston Wilderness Park
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); AUGUST Amazing Amphibians – Sat, August 25 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am Frogs, toads, and salamanders are all amphibians! Come learn the lives and characteristics of amazing amphibians! Arts and Crafts – Sat, August 25 – 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Join us as we take a break from hiking and the outdoors to explore our creative side! We’ll provide kids the tools they need to create nature friendly works of art. SEPTEMBER Snakes – Sat, Sept 1 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am We will debunk some common myths surrounding these fascinating creatures and teach you which snakes you are likely to find at Lake Houston Wilderness Park.Read More →
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park 9:00 am
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
September Family Programs at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center | Humble | Texas | United States
SCAVENGER HUNT Sat., Sept. 1, 10 a.m. Young nature lovers and scout groups are invited to this discovery outing. Ages 5-15. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 22. EMBROIDERY 101 Sat., Sept. 8, 10 a.m. Learn the tools, stiches, patterns and techniques 18th -19th century women used to decorate fabric. Bring an embroidery hoop; materials provided. Reservations required beginning Wed., Aug. 29. Ages 8+. SECOND SATURDAY SETTLERS: CLAYWORKS Sat., Sept. 8, 1–3 p.m. Learn how early Texas settlers built clay ovens during this hands-on demonstration by volunteers and staff in the Redbud Hill Homestead. VOLUNTEER MEET & GREET Sat., Sept. 15, 9–11 a.m.  Volunteers help lead guided tours, assist with special events and projects, andRead More →
Civic Adventure Day 10:00 am
Civic Adventure Day @ Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Spend the day exploring the outdoors during the first Civic Adventure Day. Meet local civic leaders and learn how they support the community on a daily basis. For more information please call Harris County Precinct 4’s Special Event Division at 281-893-3726. Archery, Canoeing, Crafts, Dipnetting, Fishing, Firetrucks, Food Trucks, and Local Educational Exhibitors. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
Sweet Potato Dig 5:00 pm
Sweet Potato Dig @ Levy Park
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
One potato, two potato, three potato, FOUR! Bring out the whole family to  join us for a Sweet Potato Dig in our very own community gardens. You can even take one home with you! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
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