Calendar of Events

Homeschooling

July 2018

Jul 19 End Date

Reading Ranger

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come to visit the park and enjoy a nature based story and activity! Daycares and homeschool groups are welcome!
Jul 20 End Date

Solar Viewing

McKinney Falls State Park
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will be the first-ever mission to "touch" the Sun. The spacecraft, about the size of a small car, will travel directly into the Sun's atmosphere about 4 million miles from our star's surface. Launch is slated for this summer!
Jul 20 End Date

Turtle Patrol

Galveston Island State Park
A sunset hike for sea turtle conservation.
Jul 21 End Date

Star Party (Sun Fun!)

Galveston Island State Park
Daytime star gazing activities!
Jul 22 End Date

Reading Ranger

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come to visit the park and enjoy a nature based story and activity! Daycares and homeschool groups are welcome!
Jul 26 End Date

Reading Ranger

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come to visit the park and enjoy a nature based story and activity! Daycares and homeschool groups are welcome!
Jul 27 End Date

Solar Viewing

McKinney Falls State Park
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will be the first-ever mission to "touch" the Sun. The spacecraft, about the size of a small car, will travel directly into the Sun's atmosphere about 4 million miles from our star's surface. Launch is slated for this summer!
Jul 27 End Date

Turtle Patrol

Galveston Island State Park
A sunset hike for sea turtle conservation.
Jul 28 End Date

Stream Survival Game

McKinney Falls State Park
In the wild, it's eat or be eaten! Test your luck and see if you'd survive in Onion Creek as a crayfish, great blue heron, dragonfly, or largemouth bass.
Jul 28 End Date

Star Party (Sun Fun!)

Galveston Island State Park
Daytime star gazing activities!
Jul 29 End Date

Reading Ranger

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come to visit the park and enjoy a nature based story and activity! Daycares and homeschool groups are welcome!

August 2018

Aug 2 End Date

Cool Craft

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Beat the heat with a fun nature based craft in the Visitor Center!
Aug 3 End Date

Solar Viewing

McKinney Falls State Park
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will be the first-ever mission to "touch" the Sun. The spacecraft, about the size of a small car, will travel directly into the Sun's atmosphere about 4 million miles from our star's surface. Launch is slated for this summer!
Aug 3 End Date

Turtle Patrol

Galveston Island State Park
A sunset hike for sea turtle conservation.
Aug 4 End Date

Star Party (Sun Fun!)

Galveston Island State Park
Daytime star gazing activities!
Aug 5 End Date

Reading Ranger

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come to visit the park and enjoy a nature based story and activity! Daycares and homeschool groups are welcome!
Aug 10 End Date

Solar Viewing

McKinney Falls State Park
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will be the first-ever mission to "touch" the Sun. The spacecraft, about the size of a small car, will travel directly into the Sun's atmosphere about 4 million miles from our star's surface. Launch is slated for this summer!
Aug 10 End Date

Turtle Patrol

Galveston Island State Park
A sunset hike for sea turtle conservation.
Aug 11 End Date

Solar Viewing

McKinney Falls State Park
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will be the first-ever mission to "touch" the Sun. The spacecraft, about the size of a small car, will travel directly into the Sun's atmosphere about 4 million miles from our star's surface. Launch is slated for this summer!
Aug 11 End Date

Star Party (Sun Fun!)

Galveston Island State Park
Daytime star gazing activities!
Aug 16 End Date

Cool Craft

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Beat the heat with a fun nature based craft in the Visitor Center!
Aug 17 End Date

Turtle Patrol

Galveston Island State Park
A sunset hike for sea turtle conservation.
Aug 26 End Date

Reading Ranger

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come to visit the park and enjoy a nature based story and activity! Daycares and homeschool groups are welcome!
Aug 30 End Date

Cool Craft

Resaca de la Palma State Park
Beat the heat with a fun nature based craft in the Visitor Center!

September 2018

Sep 5 End Date

Homeschool Program - Animal Adaptations

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a Ranger to learn about animal adaptations and make an animal track booklet - Register here!

October 2018

Oct 3 End Date

Homeschool Program - Monarch Migration

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Learn all about the Monarch butterflies' migration. Register here!

November 2018

Nov 7 End Date

Homeschool Program - East Texas History

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to learn some of the unique histories of East Texas. Register here!

December 2018

Dec 5 End Date

Homeschool Program - Tree Talk

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to discover the secret world of trees. Register here!

January 2019

Jan 2 End Date

Homeschool Program - Food Chains

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to learn about food chains. Register here!

February 2019

Feb 6 End Date

Homeschool Program - Star in the Sky

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to learn about the life of our star. Register here!

March 2019

Mar 6 End Date

Homeschool Program - Watercolor Nature Scenes

Join Ranger Amy to learn how to watercolor nature scenes. Register here!

April 2019

Apr 3 End Date

Homeschool Program - Lake Dipping

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join Ranger Amy to discover what lives in the lake. Register here!