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: January 5
Time: 9:00 a.m.or 1:00 p.m.
Topic: Hiking the Houston Forest
Description: Hiking is a fun activity that can be done almost anywhere. We’ll pack our packs, gear up with the right equipment, learn trail markers, and head out for some fun on the Arboretum trails.
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 January 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 January 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

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May 5 - 19

Children’s Programs

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