Calendar

Jan
27
Wed
2021
Virtually Wild! Texas
Jan 27 all-day
Virtually Wild! Texas

Virtually WILD! Texas – students can interact LIVE with scientists & conservationists across the region. See archived videos on the Facebook page. The program lasts 45 minutes, and occurs twice a day. Check the website for specific times (they vary).

Grade Levels: This program is planned at a 3rd – 5th grade level, but participants of all ages will gain useful information.

Registration: Sign up through Region 4 ESC to gain access to each live program.

Join in to see wild places around Houston, and meet the people working hard to keep them wild.

Weekday Docent Tour @ One Botanic Garden
Jan 27 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Get the most out of your visit with a one-hour garden tour led by one of Houston Botanic Garden knowledgeable volunteer docents.

Docent tours require purchase of a general admission ticket ($12.50/adult, $8/child) + the tour fee ($3/adult, $1/child).

 

Maximum capacity of 9 per tour, not including the docent guide, so spots on a tour must be purchased/reserved in advance. And tours are offered rain or shine.

Nature Story Time @ Nature Discovery Center
Jan 27 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

What: Stories, puppets, specimens, songs and more for preschoolers and their caregivers.

When: Every Wednesday at 4pm

This is a free, drop-in program. As a courtesy, please call the Center to let them know if you are coming with a group of 6 or more so that they can be sure to have enough materials on hand for everyone.

Jan
29
Fri
2021
Family Trout Fishing @ Pundt Park
Jan 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Story Hour @ The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jan
31
Sun
2021
Jones Park Bicycling @ Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center
Jan 31 @ 8:00 am
Jones Park Bicycling @ Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center | Humble | Texas | United States

The Jones-Bender, Judy Overby Bell and Spring Creek Greenway trails are open for bicycling. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

All Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center programs and events are free of charge unless otherwise noted and open to the public regardless of socioeconomic level, race, color, sex, physical ability, national origin, or religion. Anyone requiring special assistance to participate in these programs should contact the nature center. Programs meet at the Nature Center unless otherwise noted. Solid shoes are recommended. Call 281-446-8588 for more information.

East End Farmers Market @ Navigation Esplanade
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Brought to you by the Greater East End Management District, the East End Street Market is open every Sunday from 10am – 2pm on the Navigation Esplanade (2800 Navigation Blvd.) in front of the historic original Ninfa’s Restaurant.

Unique among Houston’s farmers markets, the East End Street Market blends sights and sounds, cuisine and culture to create an experience that is rooted in one of Houston’s most historic communities.

Visit the East End Street Market to sample fresh garden fruits and vegetables, locally produced farm and dairy products, prepared foods, and unique handcrafted wares.

Interested in becoming a vendor? Contact Market Manager Chef Roy Rodriguez.

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For more information, visit eastendhouston.com/market.

Feb
2
Tue
2021
Plant It Forward Farm Stand @ Plant It Forward Warehouse
Feb 2 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

 

Plant It Forward farms are selling fresh produces directly on-the-farm at their neighborhood Farm Stands. You can stop by during Farm Stand hours to buy freshly harvested produce from your friendly neighborhood farmer.

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If you’d like to stop by and see one of their farms, Plant It Forward recommends that you visit during Farm Stand hours and meet one of their farmers.

SNAP, credit, and debit accepted!

 


PLANT IT FORWARD WAREHOUSE

4030 Willowbend Blvd, Houston TX 77025
Tuesdays 3:30-5:30pm


For more information, visit plant-it-forward.org.

Feb
3
Wed
2021
Virtually Wild! Texas
Feb 3 all-day
Virtually Wild! Texas

Virtually WILD! Texas – students can interact LIVE with scientists & conservationists across the region. See archived videos on the Facebook page. The program lasts 45 minutes, and occurs twice a day. Check the website for specific times (they vary).

Grade Levels: This program is planned at a 3rd – 5th grade level, but participants of all ages will gain useful information.

Registration: Sign up through Region 4 ESC to gain access to each live program.

Join in to see wild places around Houston, and meet the people working hard to keep them wild.