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Mommy Mingle at the Children’s Museum of Houston 10:00 am
Mommy Mingle at the Children’s Museum of Houston @ Children's Museum of Houston
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bring your little ones to Tot*Spot (our exclusive exhibit for children 35 months and under), and mingle with other mommies during Mommy Mingle Wednesdays. Daddies, nannies, and caretakers are welcome, too! Plus, enjoy free coffee and snacks on us (while supplies last). Mommy Mingle is held every first Wednesday of the month (September – June) from 10 a.m. to noon in the Tot*Spot alcove. The event is included with general admission. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
Beach Paint Party 1:00 pm
Beach Paint Party @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Beach Paint Party @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Watercolor painting fun and lesson on the beach! Uncover a new way to be inspired by nature! Let the beauty found in Galveston Island State Park inspire you to pick up a brush and lay down some color. Create a one-of-a-kind souvenir, and make some memories with Ranger Lisa. All art supplies ready and available for use. Fun for the whole family! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Where: We will meet at the day use beach, near the boardwalk, for spectacular views and a quick art lesson. In case of inclement weather, please check with park headquarters. Who: Park Ranger Lisa Reznicek is inviting everyone to joinRead More →
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Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens 10:00 am
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children's Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens | Houston | Texas | United States
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home.   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
Mommy Mingle at the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center 10:00 am
Mommy Mingle at the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center @ Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bring your little ones to Tot*Spot (our exclusive exhibit for children 35 months and under), and mingle with other mommies during Mommy Mingle Wednesdays. Daddies, nannies, and caretakers are welcome, too! Plus, enjoy free coffee and snacks on us (while supplies last). Mommy Mingle is held every first Wednesday of the month (September – June) from 10 a.m. to noon in the Tot*Spot alcove. The event is included with general admission. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
Turtle Patrol 6:00 pm
Turtle Patrol @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Turtle Patrol @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Turtle Patrol Citizen scientists needed for turtle patrol and hike. During the warm nesting season, park rangers conserve habitat, eliminate trash, and patrol the beaches for critters. We want you to help our endangered sea turtles and join us. You can become a citizen scientist, and help the park to understand more about the Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle, an endangered species that nests Galveston Island State Park. We will take a stroll down the beach and explore ways to help the environment. We will meet at the day use picnic area and begin a short hike down the beach and through the dunes, patrolling forRead More →
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Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP 10:00 am
Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Discover the beaches and dunes while hunting for island treasures. Beach Exploration hikes start at the park’s Nature Center, located on the bay side of the park, close to the main highway. We begin with a brief orientation, shell identification, and restroom break before driving to the day-use beach to view special habitats leading to the sandy beach. Be prepared for sun, surf, and great hands-on learning! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Get a close-up look at the many critters and birds that inhabit the sand, surf and seaweed. This Saturday tour includes seining, searching for ghost crabs, and beach combing under the guidance ofRead More →
Ultimate Kids Expo 11:00 am
Ultimate Kids Expo @ George R. Brown Convention Center
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Ultimate Kids Expo @ George R. Brown Convention Center | Houston | Texas | United States
Ultimate Kids Expo Join the fun at the Ultimate Kids Expo featuring a video game zone, shopping, high adventure challenges and more! This family friendly expo is fun for the whole family, from the tiny tots to the cool teens. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
Star Party (Sun Fun!) at Galveston Island SP 3:00 pm
Star Party (Sun Fun!) at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Star Party (Sun Fun!) at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Daytime star gazing activities! Take a break from the heat of the afternoon and come by to chill out and quench your thirst for solar knowledge with this family-friendly nature study. Each day and night, the Earth’s closest star emits life-giving energy, creates time, and keeps our world spinning. We’re celebrating the Sun with some easy solar printing, creating shadow clocks, and viewing the spectacle of this heavenly body. Join Ranger Lisa at the Nature Center for some cool afternoon air conditioning, solar science activities, and a safe glimpse at the nearest star. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); What to bring: • Must have receivedRead More →
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Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP 10:00 am
Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Hands-on discovery of what’s lurking beneath the murky bay waters. Come join one of our weekly explorations of the connections between the mainland and our island paradise – Galveston Bay. Meet our volunteer guides at the Nature Center at 10:00 am for a brief orientation and restroom break before we drive towards the bay. Explorations generally last 75 minutes. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Discover the wetlands with a close-up look at the critters, grasses and birds that inhabit the marshland and bay.   Tour activities include hands-on-seining, fiddler crab sightings and more under the guidance  of  Friends of Galveston Island State Park (FoGISP) volunteers. WhatRead More →
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Beach Paint Party 10:00 am
Beach Paint Party @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Beach Paint Party @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Watercolor painting fun and lesson on the beach! Uncover a new way to be inspired by nature! Let the beauty found in Galveston Island State Park inspire you to pick up a brush and lay down some color. Create a one-of-a-kind souvenir, and make some memories with Ranger Lisa. All art supplies ready and available for use. Fun for the whole family! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Where: We will meet at the day use beach, near the boardwalk, for spectacular views and a quick art lesson. In case of inclement weather, please check with park headquarters. Who: Park Ranger Lisa Reznicek is inviting everyone to joinRead More →
Beach Paint Party 1:00 pm
Beach Paint Party @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Beach Paint Party @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Watercolor painting fun and lesson on the beach! Uncover a new way to be inspired by nature! Let the beauty found in Galveston Island State Park inspire you to pick up a brush and lay down some color. Create a one-of-a-kind souvenir, and make some memories with Ranger Lisa. All art supplies ready and available for use. Fun for the whole family! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Where: We will meet at the day use beach, near the boardwalk, for spectacular views and a quick art lesson. In case of inclement weather, please check with park headquarters. Who: Park Ranger Lisa Reznicek is inviting everyone to joinRead More →
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Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens 10:00 am
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children's Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens | Houston | Texas | United States
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home.   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
Turtle Patrol 6:00 pm
Turtle Patrol @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Turtle Patrol @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Turtle Patrol Citizen scientists needed for turtle patrol and hike. During the warm nesting season, park rangers conserve habitat, eliminate trash, and patrol the beaches for critters. We want you to help our endangered sea turtles and join us. You can become a citizen scientist, and help the park to understand more about the Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle, an endangered species that nests Galveston Island State Park. We will take a stroll down the beach and explore ways to help the environment. We will meet at the day use picnic area and begin a short hike down the beach and through the dunes, patrolling forRead More →
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Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP 10:00 am
Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Discover the beaches and dunes while hunting for island treasures. Beach Exploration hikes start at the park’s Nature Center, located on the bay side of the park, close to the main highway. We begin with a brief orientation, shell identification, and restroom break before driving to the day-use beach to view special habitats leading to the sandy beach. Be prepared for sun, surf, and great hands-on learning! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Get a close-up look at the many critters and birds that inhabit the sand, surf and seaweed. This Saturday tour includes seining, searching for ghost crabs, and beach combing under the guidance ofRead More →
Ocean Star Offshore Energy Center Family Days 10:00 am
Ocean Star Offshore Energy Center Family Days @ Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ocean Star Offshore Energy Center Family Days @ Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum | Galveston | Texas | United States
Family Days occur on the second Saturday of each month from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. On the second Saturday of every month from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, the Ocean Star celebrates Family Day. Each Family Day focuses on a different theme that relates to the offshore industry. The information is presented at a student’s level using activities or experiments. We encourage parents to bring their children aboard and experience family-learning and quality time at a reduced cost. Children 18 years of age and younger are admitted free with a paying chaperone. Please note: This special discount is designed for individual ticket sales and notRead More →
Museum Family Days at the Pearl Fincher MFAH 11:00 am
Museum Family Days at the Pearl Fincher MFAH @ Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts
Aug 11 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Museum Family Days at the Pearl Fincher MFAH The Pearl offers free monthly Family Days with hands-on art projects, artist demonstrations, performances, and more. Projects are designed for ages 5 and up, and can be enjoyed by both children and adults!  The featured art projects are inspired by current exhibitions, seasonal holidays, or other concurrent events. Family Days are typically held the 2nd Saturday of the month from 11:00am-3:00pm, but may vary depending on other events happening at the museum.  Please check our calendar below for upcoming dates.  Participants are welcome to drop in at any time between the posted Family Day hours.  No registration is required. ***NOTE:Read More →
Geocaching 101 at Galveston Island SP 1:00 pm
Geocaching 101 at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Geocaching 101 at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop We’ll provide high-tech treasure hunting basics and clues to your next wild adventure. Learn how to find hidden treasure within the park and around the globe with this short, activity-based program about geocaching. “Geo” = Earth, “cache” = something hidden, like treasure or supplies. ***Please notify Ranger Lisa if you have a group larger than 15 people to schedule a private event when available. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Great for scouts and youth groups. Join us for a special program at the Nature Center, where we’ll use GPS units, learn about low-cost alternatives, and ways to get kids excited aboutRead More →
Second Saturday Settlers at Jesse H. Jones Park 1:00 pm
Second Saturday Settlers at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Second Saturday Settlers at Jesse H. Jones Park @ Jesse H Jones Park & Nature Center | Humble | Texas | United States
Second Saturday Settlers Join Jones Park Staff & Volunteers at the Redbud Pioneer Homestead for a glimpse into 1800s pioneer live in Texas. This monthly event is free and open to the public. There are different themes each month and these events are conducted rain or shine. The following subjects are the focus of Second Saturday through August 2018. March – Spinning & Weaving April – Natural Dyes May – Lye Soap June – Basket Weaving July – Hunter Trapper August – Homestead Fun (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
Star Party (Sun Fun!) at Galveston Island SP 3:00 pm
Star Party (Sun Fun!) at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Star Party (Sun Fun!) at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Daytime star gazing activities! Take a break from the heat of the afternoon and come by to chill out and quench your thirst for solar knowledge with this family-friendly nature study. Each day and night, the Earth’s closest star emits life-giving energy, creates time, and keeps our world spinning. We’re celebrating the Sun with some easy solar printing, creating shadow clocks, and viewing the spectacle of this heavenly body. Join Ranger Lisa at the Nature Center for some cool afternoon air conditioning, solar science activities, and a safe glimpse at the nearest star. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); What to bring: • Must have receivedRead More →
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Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP 10:00 am
Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Hands-on discovery of what’s lurking beneath the murky bay waters. Come join one of our weekly explorations of the connections between the mainland and our island paradise – Galveston Bay. Meet our volunteer guides at the Nature Center at 10:00 am for a brief orientation and restroom break before we drive towards the bay. Explorations generally last 75 minutes. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Discover the wetlands with a close-up look at the critters, grasses and birds that inhabit the marshland and bay.   Tour activities include hands-on-seining, fiddler crab sightings and more under the guidance  of  Friends of Galveston Island State Park (FoGISP) volunteers. WhatRead More →
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Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens 10:00 am
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children's Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens | Houston | Texas | United States
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home.   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
Turtle Patrol 6:00 pm
Turtle Patrol @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Turtle Patrol @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Turtle Patrol Citizen scientists needed for turtle patrol and hike. During the warm nesting season, park rangers conserve habitat, eliminate trash, and patrol the beaches for critters. We want you to help our endangered sea turtles and join us. You can become a citizen scientist, and help the park to understand more about the Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle, an endangered species that nests Galveston Island State Park. We will take a stroll down the beach and explore ways to help the environment. We will meet at the day use picnic area and begin a short hike down the beach and through the dunes, patrolling forRead More →
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Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP 10:00 am
Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Discover the beaches and dunes while hunting for island treasures. Beach Exploration hikes start at the park’s Nature Center, located on the bay side of the park, close to the main highway. We begin with a brief orientation, shell identification, and restroom break before driving to the day-use beach to view special habitats leading to the sandy beach. Be prepared for sun, surf, and great hands-on learning! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Get a close-up look at the many critters and birds that inhabit the sand, surf and seaweed. This Saturday tour includes seining, searching for ghost crabs, and beach combing under the guidance ofRead More →
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Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP 10:00 am
Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Hands-on discovery of what’s lurking beneath the murky bay waters. Come join one of our weekly explorations of the connections between the mainland and our island paradise – Galveston Bay. Meet our volunteer guides at the Nature Center at 10:00 am for a brief orientation and restroom break before we drive towards the bay. Explorations generally last 75 minutes. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Discover the wetlands with a close-up look at the critters, grasses and birds that inhabit the marshland and bay.   Tour activities include hands-on-seining, fiddler crab sightings and more under the guidance  of  Friends of Galveston Island State Park (FoGISP) volunteers. WhatRead More →
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Story Time in the Garden at Mercer Botanic Garden 10:00 am
Story Time in the Garden at Mercer Botanic Garden @ Mercer Botanic Gardens
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Story Time in the Garden at Mercer Botanic Garden @ Mercer Botanic Gardens | Humble | Texas | United States
Children’s Story Time in the Garden Children’s Story Time in the Garden meets the third Monday of each month from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Check in at the Visitor Center for the specific location. Free. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
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Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens 10:00 am
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children's Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens | Houston | Texas | United States
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home.   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →
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Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP 10:00 am
Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Beach Explorations at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Discover the beaches and dunes while hunting for island treasures. Beach Exploration hikes start at the park’s Nature Center, located on the bay side of the park, close to the main highway. We begin with a brief orientation, shell identification, and restroom break before driving to the day-use beach to view special habitats leading to the sandy beach. Be prepared for sun, surf, and great hands-on learning! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Get a close-up look at the many critters and birds that inhabit the sand, surf and seaweed. This Saturday tour includes seining, searching for ghost crabs, and beach combing under the guidance ofRead More →
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Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP 10:00 am
Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Bay Exploration at Galveston Island SP @ Galveston Island State Park  | Galveston | Texas | United States
Hands-on discovery of what’s lurking beneath the murky bay waters. Come join one of our weekly explorations of the connections between the mainland and our island paradise – Galveston Bay. Meet our volunteer guides at the Nature Center at 10:00 am for a brief orientation and restroom break before we drive towards the bay. Explorations generally last 75 minutes. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Discover the wetlands with a close-up look at the critters, grasses and birds that inhabit the marshland and bay.   Tour activities include hands-on-seining, fiddler crab sightings and more under the guidance  of  Friends of Galveston Island State Park (FoGISP) volunteers. WhatRead More →
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Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens 10:00 am
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Children's Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens | Houston | Texas | United States
Children’s Story Hour at the McGovern Centennial Gardens Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home.   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Like this:Like Loading...Read More →