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: April 13
Time: 9:00 a.m.or 1:00 p.m.
Topic: Kayaking and Fishing
Description: Learn how to bait a hook and paddle around a pond! This month, Naturalist Explorers will get to experience two of the best ways to enjoy outdoor time on the water! These fun activities are also the perfect time to also learn about our valuable water ecosystems and why it’s important to protect them.
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 April 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 April 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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