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AT: Native Plants on the Frontlines of Change

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

How Indigenous Plants Can Help Houston Become a more Climate Ready, Wildly Healthy City Houston is at a crossroads, already experiencing significant impacts of climate change and rapid biodiversity loss.... Read More →

Arboretum At Night: Frogs

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

Instructor: Dr. Cassidy Johnson Ages 16 and up We love frogs! Summer nights wouldn’t be the same without their croaking, chirping, and trilling – but unfortunately, many frogs are in... Read More →

$30 – $45

AT: Frogs

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

We love frogs! Summer nights wouldn’t be the same without their croaking, chirping, and trilling – but unfortunately, many frogs are in trouble. Join Dr. Cassidy Johnson to explore the... Read More →

$30 – $40

AT: Designing A Rain Garden

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

$20 member / $35 nonmember Instructor: Kelsey Low Ages 12 and up Conserve water, reduce flooding, create wildlife habitat, and beautify your green space with a native rain garden! Rain... Read More →

$20 – $35

AT: The Language of Birds

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

$20 member / $35 nonmember Instructor: Kelsey Low Ages 12 and up From the sweet whistle of a cardinal to the harsh caw of a crow, birds sure make a lot of noise – but what does it all mean? In this class we’ll explore the difference between songs and calls, general call types and... Read More →

$20 – $35

Birdlife In Houston

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

Cin-Ty Lee of Rice University will talk about the birds that benefit from native plants, his ornithological projects at Rice, and the conservation efforts at the Gulf Coast Bird Observatory.

AT: Going Batty

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

Instructor: Dr. Cullen Geiselman Ages 16 and up Celebrate the Arboretum’s first annual Bat Fest by going batty! Did you know that bats are the pollinators of the tequila agave?... Read More →

$35 – $50

AT: Beginner Birding

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

$20 member / $35 nonmember Instructor: Kelsey Low Ages 12 and up If you have always wanted to get into bird watching but have never picked up a pair of... Read More →

$20 – $35

AT: Native Plant Propagation

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

$40 member / $65 nonmember (per person) Instructor: Caitlin Keating Ages 12 and up Many native plants aren’t available at nurseries, so at the Arboretum we grow them! In this... Read More →

$40 – $65

AT: Gardening For Birds

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

$20 member / $35 nonmember Instructor: Kelsey Low Ages 12 and up Forget bird feeders – if you really want to bring all the birds to your yard, you need a garden! Large or small, sunny or shady, songbirds or owls…in this class we’ll discuss bird-friendly gardening tips for all conditions and bird species of... Read More →

$20 – $35