Kids

We provide tools to help kids learn and explore through the Junior Ranger Program.

December 2014

December 1 End Date
Palmetto State Park 3rd Annual Photography Contest
Palmetto State Park
Ready, set, click! Will your photo be one of the six winning pictures submitted? There's only one way to find out... come to Palmetto and capture that winning photo! Contest runs Dec. 1, 2014 through May 31, 2015.

January 2015

January 30 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
January 30 End Date
Wild Art! Nature Hike & Journaling
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for a short hike down the nature trail. The purpose of this hike is to find an animal, plant, or object that we will draw or write about in our nature journal!
January 30 End Date
Intro to Geocaching
Mustang Island State Park
January 30 End Date
Discovery Walk: Oak Flats Nature Trail
Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
January 30 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 30 End Date
Night Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Join a park ranger and discover the nocturnal world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
January 31 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
January 31 End Date
23rd Annual Kid Fish
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Bring your kids age 5 to 12 out to Lake Corpus Christi State Park and fish free!
January 31 End Date
Birding 101 -- 9:00 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Catch the "birding bug"!
January 31 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
January 31 End Date
Nature Detectives Children's Hike
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for a Junior Ranger Explorer Hike where we will be nature detectives searching for clues on the trail! The clues left behind can sometimes help us identify the animals, birds, or plants that call the park home!
January 31 End Date
Creature Clues - the Masked Bandit
Blanco State Park
A high tech scavenger hunt to discover the clues that a creature left behind.
January 31 End Date
26th Annual Kid's Fish Day
Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Join us for our 26th Annual Kid's Fish Day on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015!
January 31 End Date
Fire is Living History!
Lake Livingston State Park
Learn about primitive fire starting methods in this quick demonstration!
January 31 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
January 31 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
January 31 End Date
‘Make and Take’ Crafts
Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative with nature-themed arts and crafts!
January 31 End Date
Arts in the Parks: Art is for the Birds!
Caddo Lake State Park
Bring the children to this fun program about birds! Activities are geared toward children age 6-12, but it’s fun for the whole family.
January 31 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
January 31 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Bastrop State Park
BYOB- Bring Your Own Bait!
January 31 End Date
Kid’s Wilderness Survival
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
A great program for your child’s outdoor safety and parents learn as much as the kids.
January 31 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Bring your kids to Bentsen to earn their Junior Ranger Badge!
January 31 End Date
Geocaching
Martin Creek Lake State Park
High tech hide and seek
January 31 End Date
Nature & Art
Estero Llano Grande State Park
Fun for the whole family, especially children ages 5 through 16. Join our hands-on Nature Programs followed by Art in the Park.
January 31 End Date
"Fun with Feathery Friends" (Off-site Event)
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Come join us at the Laredo Public Library for this kids' activity!
January 31 End Date
Geocaching 101- Cache and Craft
Goose Island State Park
This program is designed to teach children and adults the basics of geocaching. Participants are then able to use those skills to find hidden caches and complete an arts and craft activity. Perfect for the beginner geocacher.
January 31 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
January 31 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
January 31 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.

February 2015

February 1 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
February 1 End Date
Nature Walk - 11:00 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Enjoy nature on the trail.
February 1 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
February 1 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of beautiful butterflies on a guided walk around the butterfly garden and hiking trails.
February 4 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 5 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk and learn about the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 6 End Date
Songbird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for an easy bird walk of the wooded camping area, listen to the birds, and maybe even learn a few new things.
February 6 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
February 6 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
February 7 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 7 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
February 7 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
February 7 End Date
Nature Walk
Blanco State Park
Learn about the history and biology of Blanco State Park.
February 7 End Date
Permian Tracks
San Angelo State Park
Travel back in time to see the tracks left by a creature that lived in the Permian era.
February 7 End Date
Nature Journaling
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Love being outside? Interested in journal writing? This may be the class for you!
February 7 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
February 7 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
February 7 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come learn the basics of fishing with a park ranger!
February 7 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
February 7 End Date
Junior Ranger Exploration Time!
Mustang Island State Park
Get started on your way to becoming a Texas State Parks Junior Ranger!
February 7 End Date
Intro to bird watching
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come learn all about the basics of bird watching!
February 7 End Date
Nature & Art
Estero Llano Grande State Park
Fun for the whole family, especially children ages 5 through 16. Join our hands-on Nature Programs followed by Art in the Park.
February 7 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
February 7 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
February 7 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
February 7 End Date
Full Moon Hike
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Take a hike under the light of the full moon
February 8 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
February 8 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
February 8 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of beautiful butterflies on a guided walk around the butterfly garden and hiking trails.
February 11 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 12 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 13 End Date
Songbird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for an easy bird walk of the wooded camping area, listen to the birds, and maybe even learn a few new things.
February 13 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
February 13 End Date
Stars over our parks
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Ditch those big city lights, and come see the natural lights in the sky!
February 14 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 14 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
February 14 End Date
Archery 101
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn the basics of archery at Resaca de la Palma State Park!
February 14 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
February 14 End Date
Couples and Canines Hike
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Dogs and their owners are welcome on this Valentine's Day hike!
February 14 End Date
Junior Ranger Camp
Blanco State Park
Join a park ranger during our junior ranger camp!
February 14 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
February 14 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
February 14 End Date
Night skies during the day!
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come unlock a mystery or two about the night sky!
February 14 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
February 14 End Date
Junior Ranger Exploration Time!
Mustang Island State Park
Get started on your way to becoming a Texas State Parks Junior Ranger!
February 14 End Date
Cupids in Training
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Love is in the air and Cupid needs your help to spread the love this Valentine's Day! Come visit us to learn the basics of archery this Valentine's Day.
February 14 End Date
Animal Adventures
Purtis Creek State Park
What animals live at Purtis Creek State Park? Learn about these animals and their adventures through exploration, discussion and coloring.
February 14 End Date
Wild at Heart Kid's Trail Run
Government Canyon State Natural Area
One-mile trail run for kids.
February 14 End Date
Dutch Oven Dessert
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come sample a Valentine's Day themed dessert!
February 14 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
February 14 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
February 14 End Date
STARGAZING
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Gaze into the night sky through a telescope
February 15 End Date
Birds at Breakfast
Blanco State Park
Come to the park for a morning of bird-watching. Bring your family and your breakfast.
February 15 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
February 15 End Date
Kids Alive!
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us for a wilderness survival class for kids!
February 15 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
February 15 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of beautiful butterflies on a guided walk around the butterfly garden and hiking trails.
February 18 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 19 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 20 End Date
Songbird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for an easy bird walk of the wooded camping area, listen to the birds, and maybe even learn a few new things.
February 20 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
February 21 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 21 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
February 21 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
February 21 End Date
Nature Walk
Blanco State Park
Learn about the history and biology of Blanco State Park.
February 21 End Date
Stories in Stone
Blanco State Park
A high tech scavenger hunt to reveal the stories left in stone by the Civilian Conservation Corps Company 854.
February 21 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
February 21 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
February 21 End Date
Junior Ranger Adventure
Inks Lake State Park
A fun hike and a chance to learn stewardship from a park ranger.
February 21 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
February 21 End Date
Junior Ranger Exploration Time!
Mustang Island State Park
Get started on your way to becoming a Texas State Parks Junior Ranger!
February 21 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Children who spend time in nature are healthier, happier, and smarter! Join us to earn your Junior Ranger badge!
February 21 End Date
GEOCACHING
Martin Creek Lake State Park
High Tech Hide and Seek
February 21 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
February 21 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
February 22 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
February 22 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
February 22 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of beautiful butterflies on a guided walk around the butterfly garden and hiking trails.
February 25 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 26 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 27 End Date
Songbird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for an easy bird walk of the wooded camping area, listen to the birds, and maybe even learn a few new things.
February 27 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
February 27 End Date
On the prowl for owls!
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Whoo whoo!
February 28 End Date
Flying Feathered Friends
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Calling all levels of bird watchers!
February 28 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join us for a bird walk that goes over the birds that call the waters, marsh, and brush around Goose Island State Park home. February bird walks are led by Les and Jane Hall.
February 28 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
February 28 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
February 28 End Date
Vanishing Prairie guided hike
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Join a park ranger for a guided hike!
February 28 End Date
Creature Clues
A high tech scavenger hunt to discover the clues that a creature left behind.
February 28 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
February 28 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
February 28 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
February 28 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
February 28 End Date
Junior Ranger Exploration Time!
Mustang Island State Park
Get started on your way to becoming a Texas State Parks Junior Ranger!
February 28 End Date
Kid’s Wilderness Survival
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
A great program for your child’s outdoor safety and parents learn as much as the kids
February 28 End Date
Nature Hike
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Take a walk on the wild side.
February 28 End Date
Animal Adventures
Purtis Creek State Park
What animals live at Purtis Creek State Park? Learn about these animals and their adventures through exploration, discussion and coloring.
February 28 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
February 28 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.

March 2015

March 1 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 1 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
March 1 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of beautiful butterflies on a guided walk around the butterfly garden and hiking trails.
March 6 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
March 7 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
March 7 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 7 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
March 7 End Date
Bluebird House Day
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us to build your own bluebird house!
March 7 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
March 7 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
March 7 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
March 7 End Date
Full Moon Hike
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Take a hike under the light of the full moon
March 8 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 8 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
March 8 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of beautiful butterflies on a guided walk around the butterfly garden and hiking trails.
March 8 End Date
Geocaching
Martin Creek Lake State Park
High tech hide and seek
March 9 End Date
Become a SPRING BREAK Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 9 End Date
Backyard Birding
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Basic backyard birding
March 10 End Date
Arts and Nature
Martin Creek Lake State Park
March 12 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up).
March 12 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
March 13 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
March 13 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up).
March 14 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
March 14 End Date
Archery 101
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn the basics of archery at Resaca de la Palma State Park!
March 14 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 14 End Date
Martin Creeks First Annual Kid fish
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Who will catch the biggest fish?
March 14 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
March 14 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
March 14 End Date
Kid’s Dinosaur Track Clean Out
Dinosaur Valley State Park
March 14 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
March 14 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
March 15 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 15 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
March 15 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of beautiful butterflies on a guided walk around the butterfly garden and hiking trails.
March 16 End Date
Become a SPRING BREAK Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 19 End Date
Plein Air Watercolor Painting
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to paint Nature Scenes outside.
March 19 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up).
March 19 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
March 20 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
March 20 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up).
March 21 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
March 21 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 21 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
March 21 End Date
Annual LBJ Kite Day
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Old fashioned kite decorating and flying fun at the park.
March 21 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
March 21 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
March 21 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
March 22 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 22 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
March 22 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of beautiful butterflies on a guided walk around the butterfly garden and hiking trails.
March 27 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
March 28 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
March 28 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 28 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
March 28 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
March 28 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
March 28 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
March 28 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
March 29 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
March 29 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
March 29 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of beautiful butterflies on a guided walk around the butterfly garden and hiking trails.

April 2015

April 4 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
April 4 End Date
Easter at the Farm
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Celebrate Easter as a 1915 German farm family would have at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm.
April 4 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!
April 4 End Date
Hippity Hop the Park Easter Egg Hunt
Copper Breaks State Park
Easter egg hunt for children through age 9.
April 4 End Date
Easter Egg Hunt
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Come out for our annual Easter egg hunt.
April 4 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
April 4 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
April 4 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
April 5 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
April 5 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
April 11 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
April 11 End Date
Woodpecker Arts & Crafts
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come make your own woodpecker.
April 11 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
April 11 End Date
Owl Pellet Dissection
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come check out what that owl hacked up!
April 11 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
April 11 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
April 12 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
April 12 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
April 18 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
April 18 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
April 18 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
April 18 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
April 19 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
April 19 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
April 25 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
April 25 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
April 25 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
April 25 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
April 25 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
April 26 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
April 26 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.

May 2015

May 2 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 2 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
May 2 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
May 2 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
May 3 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 3 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
May 9 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 9 End Date
Junior Ranger Day at LBJ State Park
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Learn about and get started in the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Junior Ranger Program.
May 9 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
May 9 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
May 9 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
May 10 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 10 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
May 16 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 16 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
May 16 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
May 16 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
May 17 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 17 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
May 23 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 23 End Date
Youth Angler Day
Copper Breaks State Park
For children through age 13. Short program on safety and fish identification, followed by a youth fishing tournament.
May 23 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
May 23 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
May 23 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
May 23 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
May 24 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 24 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.
May 30 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 30 End Date
Nature Trail Scavenger Hunt
Garner State Park
Seek out nature's treasures with a ranger. Fun for kids ages 5-12!
May 30 End Date
Angler Academy
Garner State Park
Like fishing? Take this beginner's course to learn the basics (ages 7 and up). Sorry, no class 1/31 and 2/14.
May 30 End Date
Get Wild!
Garner State Park
Do you know which land mammal can walk underwater? Enjoy learning about the different features, adaptations and other neat behaviors of our native Texas wildlife during this evening program.
May 31 End Date
Become a Junior Ranger!
Garner State Park
Fun and interactive activity for kids ages 6-12.
May 31 End Date
Geocache Greenhorns
Garner State Park
Learn how to use a GPS and go geocaching with a ranger! (Ages 10 and up). SORRY - No class 1/25 and 2/1.

June 2015

June 4 End Date
Archery Clinic
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
June 11 End Date
Archery Clinic
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
June 18 End Date
Archery Clinic
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
June 25 End Date
Archery Clinic
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.

July 2015

July 2 End Date
Archery Clinic
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
July 4 End Date
July 4th at the Farm
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Celebrate the 4th of July the old fashioned way at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm.
July 9 End Date
Archery Clinic
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
July 16 End Date
Archery Clinic
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
July 23 End Date
Archery Clinic
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.
July 30 End Date
Archery Clinic
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Every Thursday Night June 4th, 2015-July 30th, 2015. Free Basic Archery Clinic.

September 2015

September 12 End Date
Sweet September Sorghum
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History farm to see how this valuable sweetener was grown and processed in the early 1900’s.
September 19 End Date
LBJ State Park Seed Stomp
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us at LBJ State Park to scatter native wildflower seeds in the Park.
September 20 End Date
LBJ State Park Seed Stomp
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us at LBJ State Park to scatter native wildflower seeds in the Park.

October 2015

October 17 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
October 18 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!
October 24 End Date
Dairy Daze
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History farm to explore the many uses of milk on a 1915 German family farm.

November 2015

November 28 End Date
Holiday Cookie Decorating and German Traditions
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Your entire family and friends will have fun decorating cookies as it was done for a German Christmas tree in the early 1900’s.

December 2015

December 20 End Date
46th Annual LBJ Tree Lighting
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join the Texas Hill Country Community in this special tradition started 46 years ago by President and Mrs. Johnson.

October 2016

October 15 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
October 16 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!

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