12th Annual Kleb Woods Hummingbird Festival
September 14, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Kleb Woods will hold its 12th Annual Hummingbird Festival in Tomball on Saturday, September 14th, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 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 1896 Kleb House will be open for tours and the blacksmiths will be demonstrating in the barn.
Get up close and personal with live hummingbirds at the Hummingbird Banding! Licensed hummingbird bander, Sumita Prasad will be capturing and banding hummingbirds throughout the day. In addition to seeing these feathered jewels up close, you will learn about their unique structure and amazing biology.
Houston Audubon Society Education Director Mary Anne Weber will display several live raptors to be photographed in a natural setting. She will field questions and show her raptors throughout the day.
Staff naturalist will present Hummingbird Biology – part of the ‘Closer Look at Nature’ series. This class is part of an ongoing series designed to give school-aged children a closer look at our natural world. The 20-minute presentation will be at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Kleb Woods staff will introduce visitors to ‘A Closer Look at History.’ This series is designed for school-aged children. Each class investigates a historical topic. Today’s 20-minute presentation: The Story of Elmer Kleb & His Woods at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Admission is free. Patrons are encouraged to bring their own refreshments. Drinks and snacks will not be sold.
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