Calendar of Events

Kids

Kid-focused events that explore nature and history of Texas state parks.

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

April 2021

Apr 24
9:00a
End Date

Birding Day Live Facebook Camera

Lake Livingston State Park
Join use for birding basics and a live birding cam most of the day!
Apr 24
9:30a
End Date

McKinney Falls State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Central Texas (SOLD OUT)

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Apr 24
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Apr 24
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Apr 24
10:00a
End Date

Primitive Fire ― History in Action

Mission Tejas State Park
Where there’s smoke there’s fire? If only that were true…
Apr 24
2:00p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Apr 24
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps and a laser pointer. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. The 45 minute program will be offered at 8 and 9 pm. Please call or email to add your group to a time slot.
Apr 25
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
Apr 25
2:00p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!

May 2021

May 1
8:00a
End Date
May 1
9:00a
End Date

Introduction to Fishing Basics - FULL

Sea Center Texas
Learn all about fishing in this interactive session. NOTE: This session is full. The next session will be on June 12, 2021.
May 1
9:00a
End Date

Texas Master Naturalist Bioblitz

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Help us find and identify species in the park
May 1
9:00a
End Date

Martin Dies Jr State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston TX (CLOSED)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
This weekend workshop is full and no longer accepting registrants.
May 1
9:30a
End Date

McKinney Falls State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Central Texas (SOLD OUT)

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
May 1
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
May 1
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
May 1
2:00p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
May 2
10:00a
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
May 2
2:00p
End Date

Track Talk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Gather round and hear the 113-million-year-old story of our dinosaur tracks!
May 8
9:00a
End Date

Kid's Reel Big Fish Event

Sea Center Texas
Bring your own gear (no barbed hooks) and bait and join Sea Center Texas for a morning of catch-and-release fishing. Admission is free.
May 8
9:30a
End Date

Garner State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Central Texas (SOLD OUT)

Garner State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
May 8
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
May 8
11:30a
End Date

Birding 101: Intro to Birding

Tyler State Park
International Migratory Bird Day!
May 8
2:00p
End Date

Creature Feature (Online Event)

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JECsA52qQ6u0m-GUbAOs3g
Attend a Zoom Webinar from Lake Corpus Christi State Park to learn about a creature we have at the park!
May 8
2:00p
End Date

Wildflowers, Pollinators, and Predators

Tyler State Park
Life and death on a flower
May 8
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps and a laser pointer. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. The 45 minute program will be offered at 8 and 9 pm. Please call or email to add your group to a time slot.
May 12
4:00p
End Date

Young Naturalists Children's Program - Online!!

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for our online Young Naturalists program!
May 15
9:30a
End Date

Garner State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Central Texas (SOLD OUT)

Garner State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
May 15
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
May 22
9:30a
End Date

Guadalupe River State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Central Texas (SOLD OUT)

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
May 22
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
May 22
8:00p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association - Drop-in!

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for stargazing!
May 28
9:00a
End Date

Dissection Inspection - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
May 29
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!

June 2021

Jun 4
9:00a
End Date

Wonderful Wetlands - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
Jun 5 End Date

Summer Bash Kids Fish

Fort Boggy State Park
Set your hook into a fun day at Fort Boggy State Park!
Jun 5
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Jun 5
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps and a laser pointer. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. The 45 minute program will be offered at 8 and 9 pm. Please call or email to add your group to a time slot.
Jun 11
9:00a
End Date

From Hatching to Catching - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
Jun 12
9:00a
End Date

Introduction to Fishing Basics

Sea Center Texas
Learn all about fishing in this interactive session.
Jun 12
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Jun 12
2:00p
End Date

Creature Feature (Online Event)

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JECsA52qQ6u0m-GUbAOs3g
Attend a Zoom Webinar from Lake Corpus Christi State Park to learn about a creature we have at the park!
Jun 12
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps and a laser pointer. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. The 45 minute program will be offered at 8 and 9 pm. Please call or email to add your group to a time slot.
Jun 18
9:00a
End Date

Ocean Commotion - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
Jun 19
9:00a
End Date

Brazos Bend State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Region (SOLD OUT)

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Jun 19
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!
Jun 19
8:00p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association - Drop-in!

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for stargazing!
Jun 25
9:00a
End Date

Dissection Inspection - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
Jun 26
10:00a
End Date

Ranger-led Hikes

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Enjoy nature with a ranger-led hike!

July 2021

Jul 2
9:00a
End Date

Wonderful Wetlands - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
Jul 3
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps and a laser pointer. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. The 45 minute program will be offered at 8 and 9 pm. Please call or email to add your group to a time slot.
Jul 9
9:00a
End Date

From Hatching to Catching - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
Jul 10
2:00p
End Date

Creature Feature (Online Event)

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JECsA52qQ6u0m-GUbAOs3g
Attend a Zoom Webinar from Lake Corpus Christi State Park to learn about a creature we have at the park!
Jul 16
9:00a
End Date

Ocean Commotion - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
Jul 17
8:00p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association - Drop-in!

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for stargazing!
Jul 23
9:00a
End Date

Dissection Inspection - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
Jul 24
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps and a laser pointer. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. The 45 minute program will be offered at 8 and 9 pm. Please call or email to add your group to a time slot.
Jul 30
9:00a
End Date

Wonderful Wetlands - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!

August 2021

Aug 6
9:00a
End Date

From Hatching to Catching - Summer Camp

Sea Center Texas
It’s time to register for Sea Center Texas’ Summer Camp Series! Four different camps will be offered on Fridays throughout the summer. Register for one or for all!
Aug 7
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps and a laser pointer. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. The 45 minute program will be offered at 8 and 9 pm. Please call or email to add your group to a time slot.
Aug 12
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Aug 12
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs
Aug 14
2:00p
End Date

Creature Feature (Online Event)

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JECsA52qQ6u0m-GUbAOs3g
Attend a Zoom Webinar from Lake Corpus Christi State Park to learn about a creature we have at the park!
Aug 14
8:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps and a laser pointer. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. The 45 minute program will be offered at 8 and 9 pm. Please call or email to add your group to a time slot.
Aug 14
8:00p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association - Drop-in!

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for stargazing!

September 2021

Sep 4
9:00a
End Date

Public Youth Fishing

Sea Center Texas
Bring your own gear (no barbed hooks) and bait and join Sea Center Texas for a morning of catch-and-release fishing. Admission is free.
Sep 9
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Sep 9
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs
Sep 11
2:00p
End Date

Creature Feature (Online Event)

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JECsA52qQ6u0m-GUbAOs3g
Attend a Zoom Webinar from Lake Corpus Christi State Park to learn about a creature we have at the park!

October 2021

Oct 9
2:00p
End Date

Creature Feature (Online Event)

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JECsA52qQ6u0m-GUbAOs3g
Attend a Zoom Webinar from Lake Corpus Christi State Park to learn about a creature we have at the park!
Oct 14
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Oct 14
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs

November 2021

Nov 11
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Nov 11
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs
Nov 13
2:00p
End Date

Creature Feature (Online Event)

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JECsA52qQ6u0m-GUbAOs3g
Attend a Zoom Webinar from Lake Corpus Christi State Park to learn about a creature we have at the park!

December 2021

Dec 9
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Dec 9
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs
Dec 11
2:00p
End Date

Creature Feature (Online Event)

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JECsA52qQ6u0m-GUbAOs3g
Attend a Zoom Webinar from Lake Corpus Christi State Park to learn about a creature we have at the park!

January 2022

Jan 13
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Jan 13
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs

February 2022

Feb 10
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Feb 10
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs

March 2022

Mar 10
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Mar 10
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs

April 2022

Apr 14
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Apr 14
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs

May 2022

May 12
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
May 12
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs

June 2022

Jun 9
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Jun 9
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs

July 2022

Jul 14
10:00a
End Date

Tots on Trails - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Toddler Park Programs
Jul 14
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool in the Park - Registration Required

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Homeschool Park Programs