Children’s Programs

Naturalist Explorers classes introduce children ages 5 to 8 to environmental and natural history topics in a fun and enthusiastic atmosphere. All classes include a short introduction inside followed by outdoor activities.

This spring, join Arboretum naturalists for five exciting outdoor adventures. Discover how to have fun outdoors and master a few outdoor skills, like orienteering, hiking, fishing, and how to read a compass.

Date: March 2
Time: 9:00 a.m.or 1:00 p.m.
Topic: Camping Out
Description: Have fun, be safe, and leave no trace – that’s the motto of a good camper, whether you camp in your own backyard or out in the wild. We’ll cover the basics of how to make a campfire, set up a tent, and enjoy a night outside under the stars.
Fees per student: $18 M / $33 NM per class
Register for the Spring and save! $80 M / $155 NM
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Choose a time:

9:00 a.m.

Naturalist Explorers March Session at 9:00 a.m.

This class is full and now closed to registration. Please contact the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center to inquire about available openings.

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1:00 p.m.

Naturalist Explorers March Session at 1:00 p.m.

This class is full and now closed to registration. Please contact the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center to inquire about available openings.

Thank You
 
 

Upcoming programs in this category include:

3 May

Children’s Programs

Children’s Programs

Naturalist Explorers: Energy Smart

Tadpole Troopers: Fantastic Fish

May 5 - 19

Children’s Programs

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