Calendar of Events

Arts & Crafts

January 2017

Jan 28 End Date

Painting on the Frio

Garner State Park
Capture the beauty of Garner State Park with watercolors!

February 2017

Feb 4 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Feb 5 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!
Feb 11 End Date

Wood Carving and Scroll Saw Demonstration

Pedernales Falls State Park
Come to Pedernales Falls and take a look at how woodworkers made fancy designs in the late 1800s. These saws were making their debut at the same time that the first settlers were coming to the Pedernales Falls area from Germany. Hang around headquarters with park host Larry Roszell for a while and see this nifty saw in action at 11:00 and 2:00!
Feb 11 End Date

Painting with a Ranger

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Capture the beauty of Dinosaur Valley State Park with watercolors!
Feb 11 End Date

Be my Wild Valentine

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Make some nature inspired valentines!
Feb 11 End Date

Painting on the Frio

Garner State Park
Capture the beauty of Garner State Park with watercolors!
Feb 12 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!
Feb 18 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Feb 18 End Date

Painting on the Frio

Garner State Park
Capture the beauty of Garner State Park with watercolors!
Feb 19 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!
Feb 25 End Date

Sea Center Texas Nature Day

Sea Center Texas
Enjoy educational programs and activities that will introduce you and your family to the wonders of nature. Walk-through exhibits, activities, and crafts will be offered by a variety of nature based organizations from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

March 2017

Mar 4 End Date

Texas Independence Day Celebration

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Celebrate the 181st anniversary of the signing of the Texas Declaration of Independence!
Mar 4 End Date

Bluebird House Day

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us to build your own bluebird house! Limited space available, see below for details.
Mar 5 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!
Mar 10 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Mar 10 End Date

Make An Animal Track Booklet

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Making this booklet will help you ID animal tracks on our trails!
Mar 17 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Mar 17 End Date

Make An Animal Track Booklet

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Making this booklet will help you ID animal tracks on our trails!
Mar 18 End Date

Wood Carving and Scroll Saw Demonstration

Pedernales Falls State Park
Come to Pedernales Falls and take a look at how woodworkers made fancy designs in the late 1800s. These saws were making their debut at the same time that the first settlers were coming to the Pedernales Falls area from Germany. Hang around headquarters with park host Larry Roszell for a while and see this nifty saw in action at 11:00 and 2:00!
Mar 19 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!
Mar 25 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Mar 26 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!

April 2017

Apr 2 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!
Apr 8 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!
Apr 9 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!
Apr 15 End Date

Easter Egg Hunt

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Only eat the chocolates in the plastic Easter eggs, not the ones that the rabbits made that morning!
Apr 15 End Date

Arts in the Parks Workshop Series: Photography

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Do you like photography? Come and learn the basics and have the opportunity to take some photos with the great views from the Tramway!
Apr 15 End Date

Owl Pellet Dissection

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come check out what that owl hacked up!
Apr 16 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!
Apr 22 End Date

Basketry on the Brazos

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Turning trees into handmade baskets.
Apr 22 End Date

Arts in the Parks Workshop Series: Acrylic Painting

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Get inspired by the magnificent views from Ranger Peak and create some art!
Apr 29 End Date

Arts in the Parks Workshop Series: Watercolor Painting

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Let nature inspire you!
Apr 30 End Date

Snake Arts & Crafts

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy for Arts & Crafts!

May 2017

May 6 End Date

Museum Exhibit for the Arts in the Parks Workshop Series

Wyler Aerial Tramway
Come meet the artists and instructors at the opening night for the Arts in the Parks Workshop Series!
May 13 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to make fish prints!

June 2017

Jun 17 End Date

Living History Saturday

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Step back in time to where a nation was born in 1836!

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