Calendar of Events

Arts & Crafts

May 2018

May 26 End Date

Nature Craft-ivities!

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative in this educational series featuring games, activities and a takeaway craft on various nature topics
May 26 End Date

Nature Detectives - Water

McKinney Falls State Park
If I was a leaf floating on Onion Creek, where would I end up? What stories could I tell? Make observations in your very own nature journal!
May 26 End Date

Saturday In The Park Pitch-A-Tent

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Outdoor skills for camping.
May 26 End Date

Watercolor Wetland (3PM)

Caddo Lake State Park
An area as beautiful as Caddo Lake was meant to be painted!
May 27 End Date

Butterfly Life Cycle Craft - 10 am

South Llano River State Park
Create your own butterfly life cycle model to take home!
May 28 End Date

Beach Paint Party!

Galveston Island State Park
Learn to see Nature's beauty in a new way.
May 28 End Date

Beach Paint Party!

Galveston Island State Park
Watercolor painting fun and lesson on the beach!

June 2018

Jun 2 End Date

Junior Ranger: Make a Snake (1PM)

Caddo Lake State Park
Learn about our scaly friends and make a fun craft!
Jun 2 End Date

Sand Castle Contest

Galveston Island State Park
Arts in the Parks family program on the beach.
Jun 2 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make fish prints! Register here!
Jun 4 End Date

Palmetto SP Explorer Academy Summer Day Camp

Palmetto State Park
Summer Day camp for children 8-12. Monday through Thursday June 4-7 and again June 11-14 Hosted by the Friends of Palmetto SP Cost $129 per week REGISTRATION is REQUIRED
Jun 7 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Jun 9 End Date

Wildflower Walk and Art

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Take in beauty of summer.
Jun 9 End Date

Goin' Batty

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Go "batty" playing some bat games and learning all about bats!
Jun 9 End Date

Scat and Tracks

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come check out the poo-poo platter at the nature center and make an animal track booklet! Register here!
Jun 11 End Date

Palmetto SP Explorer Academy Summer Day Camp

Palmetto State Park
Summer Day camp for children 8-12. Monday through Thursday June 4-7 and again June 11-14 Hosted by the Friends of Palmetto SP Cost $129 per week REGISTRATION is REQUIRED
Jun 12 End Date

Beach Paint Party!

Galveston Island State Park
Learn to see Nature's beauty in a new way.
Jun 14 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Jun 16 End Date

Sand Castle Contest

Galveston Island State Park
Arts in the Parks family program on the beach.
Jun 16 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make fish prints! Register here!
Jun 16 End Date

Goin' Batty

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Go "batty" playing some bat games and learning all about bats!
Jun 21 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Jun 23 End Date

Wildflowers Hike

Bonham State Park
Learn the names of those odd weeds
Jun 23 End Date

Sand Castle Contest

Galveston Island State Park
Arts in the Parks family program on the beach.
Jun 23 End Date

Scat and Tracks

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Come check out the poo-poo platter at the nature center and make an animal track booklet! Register here!
Jun 28 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Jun 30 End Date

Sand Castle Contest

Galveston Island State Park
Arts in the Parks family program on the beach.
Jun 30 End Date

Gyotaku - Fish Prints

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to make fish prints! Register here!
Jun 30 End Date

Block Printing Basics

Lockhart State Park
Try your hand at this unique art technique!
Jun 30 End Date

Junior Ranger: Mammal Masks (1PM)

Caddo Lake State Park
Craft time in the afternoon!
Jun 30 End Date

Goin' Batty

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Go "batty" playing some bat games and learning all about bats!
Jun 30 End Date

Watercolor Wetland (3PM)

Caddo Lake State Park
An area as beautiful as Caddo Lake is meant to be painted!

July 2018

Jul 4 End Date

Beach Paint Party!

Galveston Island State Park
Watercolor painting fun and lesson on the beach!
Jul 4 End Date

Beach Paint Party!

Galveston Island State Park
Learn to see Nature's beauty in a new way.
Jul 5 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Jul 12 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Jul 19 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Jul 26 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!

August 2018

Aug 1 End Date

Beach Paint Party!

Galveston Island State Park
Learn to see Nature's beauty in a new way.
Aug 2 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Aug 8 End Date

Beach Paint Party!

Galveston Island State Park
Watercolor painting fun and lesson on the beach!
Aug 8 End Date

Beach Paint Party!

Galveston Island State Park
Learn to see Nature's beauty in a new way.
Aug 9 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Aug 16 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!
Aug 23 End Date

Reading with a Ranger

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for a nature themed tour through literature!

September 2018

Sep 15 End Date

Texas Heroes Day

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a day of honoring our fallen Texas Heroes.