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Jan
24
Wed
2018
George Ranch Home School Program Days @ George Ranch Historical Park
Jan 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
George Ranch Home School Program Days @ George Ranch Historical Park | Richmond | Texas | United States

Home School Programs

Dates:

  • September 13 and 14, 2017

  • January 24 and 25, 2018

Program Times: 9:30 a.m. and Noon

Ages: 4 to 15

Student Price: $7/student per program.

Adult Chaperone Price: $8/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 / From Pasture to Parlor

Booking: Email education@georgeranch.org, call 281-343-0218, or book on-line below. Note:  Families must register and pay in advance as space is limited. Purchase Tickets for Pioneers in TexasPurchase Tickets for Pasture to Parlor

Pioneers in Texas

Learn about pioneer life in 1830s pre-Revolution Texas through an exploration of how early pioneers accomplished the essential—food, shelter and clothing—in this new land. Students will:

  • Experience an open hearth cooking demonstration and learn about food acquisition in this new frontier.
  • Discover domestic life with an introduction to the dog trot cabin and a fire-making demonstration. In addition, tour the outbuildings which were critical extensions of the home on an early stock farm.
  • Explore log cabin life through spinning and weaving demonstrations as well as hands-on activities such as hand ginning cotton and finger spinning.
  • Additional rotations may include activities such as Native American sign language, chores or field work.

Book Pioneers in Texas

From Pasture to Parlor

Experience life in 1860s post-Civil War Texas with a visit to the home of Polly Ryon and her husband. Learn about the lives of the different people who helped operate a working Ranch in this era. Students will:

  • Learn about the life of the 19th century child and experience the one-room school house.
  • Discover the life of a 1860s cowboy with interactive activities that explore the Ryons’ ranching operations.
  • Explore domestic service life at a large ranch and participate in the daily chores necessary to keep the ranch running smoothly. Hands-on activities may include laundry, cooking and/or other daily chores.
  • Additional rotations may include activities based on the life of the 19th century ranch owner. Activities may include etiquette, business practices or genteel domestic skills.

Book From Pasture to Parlor

Jan
25
Thu
2018
George Ranch Home School Program Days @ George Ranch Historical Park
Jan 25 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
George Ranch Home School Program Days @ George Ranch Historical Park | Richmond | Texas | United States

Home School Programs

Dates:

  • September 13 and 14, 2017

  • January 24 and 25, 2018

Program Times: 9:30 a.m. and Noon

Ages: 4 to 15

Student Price: $7/student per program.

Adult Chaperone Price: $8/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 / From Pasture to Parlor

Booking: Email education@georgeranch.org, call 281-343-0218, or book on-line below. Note:  Families must register and pay in advance as space is limited. Purchase Tickets for Pioneers in TexasPurchase Tickets for Pasture to Parlor

Pioneers in Texas

Learn about pioneer life in 1830s pre-Revolution Texas through an exploration of how early pioneers accomplished the essential—food, shelter and clothing—in this new land. Students will:

  • Experience an open hearth cooking demonstration and learn about food acquisition in this new frontier.
  • Discover domestic life with an introduction to the dog trot cabin and a fire-making demonstration. In addition, tour the outbuildings which were critical extensions of the home on an early stock farm.
  • Explore log cabin life through spinning and weaving demonstrations as well as hands-on activities such as hand ginning cotton and finger spinning.
  • Additional rotations may include activities such as Native American sign language, chores or field work.

Book Pioneers in Texas

From Pasture to Parlor

Experience life in 1860s post-Civil War Texas with a visit to the home of Polly Ryon and her husband. Learn about the lives of the different people who helped operate a working Ranch in this era. Students will:

  • Learn about the life of the 19th century child and experience the one-room school house.
  • Discover the life of a 1860s cowboy with interactive activities that explore the Ryons’ ranching operations.
  • Explore domestic service life at a large ranch and participate in the daily chores necessary to keep the ranch running smoothly. Hands-on activities may include laundry, cooking and/or other daily chores.
  • Additional rotations may include activities based on the life of the 19th century ranch owner. Activities may include etiquette, business practices or genteel domestic skills.

Book From Pasture to Parlor

Jan
29
Mon
2018
Children’s Museum of Houston Home School Day @ Children's Museum of Houston
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Children's Museum of Houston Home School Day @ Children's Museum of Houston | Houston | Texas | United States

For one day only, we offer Home School students unlimited access to our 14 galleries of non-stop, action-packed fun. Home School students will explore science, technology, history, culture, health, environment, and engineering hands-on at the ultimate Playground for your Mind™!  Pre-registration is required.

**The Tot*Spot exhibit will be closed on Home School Day.
***Fresh Café will be closed, so feel free to bring in your own lunch and snacks.

REGISTRATION

For more information or to register, please contact Reservations Coordinator Lydia Dungus at (713) 535-7238 or via email.


EVENT TIMES:

  • Monday,  September 18,  2017 at 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Monday,  January 29, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

ADMISSION COSTS:

  • General Admission – $8 per person
  • Groups of 16 or more – $7 per person
  • Members – Free
Jan
30
Tue
2018
School of Rock
Jan 30 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
School of Rock

School of Rock

Jan 30, 2018 – Feb 4, 2018
BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center / Sarofim Hall

Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage. Vanity Fair raves, “FISTS OF ALL AGES SHALL BE PUMPING!”

Open Captioned Performance: Saturday, February 3, 2pm

Audio Described Performance: Sunday, February 4, 2pm

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted Performance: Sunday, February 4, 7:30pm


Jan
31
Wed
2018
School of Rock
Jan 31 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
School of Rock

School of Rock

Jan 30, 2018 – Feb 4, 2018
BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center / Sarofim Hall

Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage. Vanity Fair raves, “FISTS OF ALL AGES SHALL BE PUMPING!”

Open Captioned Performance: Saturday, February 3, 2pm

Audio Described Performance: Sunday, February 4, 2pm

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted Performance: Sunday, February 4, 7:30pm


Feb
2
Fri
2018
School of Rock
Feb 2 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
School of Rock

School of Rock

Jan 30, 2018 – Feb 4, 2018
BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center / Sarofim Hall

Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage. Vanity Fair raves, “FISTS OF ALL AGES SHALL BE PUMPING!”

Open Captioned Performance: Saturday, February 3, 2pm

Audio Described Performance: Sunday, February 4, 2pm

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted Performance: Sunday, February 4, 7:30pm


Feb
3
Sat
2018
School of Rock
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
School of Rock

School of Rock

Jan 30, 2018 – Feb 4, 2018
BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center / Sarofim Hall

Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage. Vanity Fair raves, “FISTS OF ALL AGES SHALL BE PUMPING!”

Open Captioned Performance: Saturday, February 3, 2pm

Audio Described Performance: Sunday, February 4, 2pm

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted Performance: Sunday, February 4, 7:30pm


School of Rock
Feb 3 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
School of Rock

School of Rock

Jan 30, 2018 – Feb 4, 2018
BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center / Sarofim Hall

Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage. Vanity Fair raves, “FISTS OF ALL AGES SHALL BE PUMPING!”

Open Captioned Performance: Saturday, February 3, 2pm

Audio Described Performance: Sunday, February 4, 2pm

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted Performance: Sunday, February 4, 7:30pm


Feb
4
Sun
2018
School of Rock
Feb 4 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
School of Rock

School of Rock

Jan 30, 2018 – Feb 4, 2018
BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center / Sarofim Hall

Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage. Vanity Fair raves, “FISTS OF ALL AGES SHALL BE PUMPING!”

Open Captioned Performance: Saturday, February 3, 2pm

Audio Described Performance: Sunday, February 4, 2pm

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted Performance: Sunday, February 4, 7:30pm


School of Rock
Feb 4 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
School of Rock

School of Rock

Jan 30, 2018 – Feb 4, 2018
BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center / Sarofim Hall

Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage. Vanity Fair raves, “FISTS OF ALL AGES SHALL BE PUMPING!”

Open Captioned Performance: Saturday, February 3, 2pm

Audio Described Performance: Sunday, February 4, 2pm

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted Performance: Sunday, February 4, 7:30pm