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. Children should come dressed for the weather, wear closed toe shoes, and bring a water bottle. Parents are welcome to drop their kids off or to stay and participate with their child. Classes are offered one Saturday each month from September to May.

Fees per student: $18 for members / $33 for non-members
Date: Saturday, December 8
Time: 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Unit: Plant Protection
Description: Plants also have adaptations to handle winter weather. What makes the leaves turn orange and yellow? Why don’t pine trees lose their needles in the winter? Where do all the leaves go? Discover the ways trees and plants get ready for winter.
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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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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

Home School May Unit: Chemistry