Calendar of Events

Online Events

July 2020

Jul 1
8:00a
End Date

50th Anniversary Design Contest

Devil's Sinkhole State Natural Area
Create a design for the celebration of the Devil’s Sinkhole's 50 years as a National Natural Landmark, in 2021. Winner gets cash and free passes.
Jul 10
6:00p
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(Virtual) - The Things They Carried

Facebook Live - Buffalo Soldiers program - Texas parks and Wildlife
Buffalo Soldiers, Buffalo Soldier University, Virtual Program, History and Culture, Buffalo Soldiers Month, Free programs, Living History, Outdoor Skills Teaching
Jul 10
7:00p
End Date

Virtual Stargazing the Texas Night Sky on Facebook Live

facebook.com/lakemineralwells
Join us on Facebook live as we learn about the night sky and make stargazing fun!
Jul 11
10:00a
End Date

Virtual Beach Walk

www.facebook.com/MustangIslandSP/
Come and go on our Facebook page anytime between 10am-11am for a virtual stroll along the beach front.
Jul 12
10:00a
End Date

Preparing for a Day Hike

Lake Livingston State Park
Join Ranger Joel to learn how to plan and prepare for a day hike!
Jul 15
12:00p
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Wildlife Wednesdays - Week 3

https://www.facebook.com/TPWDGCSNA/
Insect and Food Webs
Jul 16
12:00p
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(Virtual) Creature Feature : Rattlesnakes

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Celebrate World Snake Day with us on Facebook as we talk about rattlesnakes!
Jul 16
6:00p
End Date

(Virtual) 30 Miles a Day on Beans and Hay - The Buffalo Soldiers

Facebook Live - Buffalo Soldiers Program - Texas parks and Wildlife
Buffalo Soldiers Month, Buffalo Soldiers, BSU, Facebook Live, Virtual Programs, Heritage, Frontier, Stories
Jul 17
6:00p
End Date

(Virtual) Black and White: Officers of the Frontier Army

Facebook Live, Buffalo Soldiers Program - Texas Parks and Wildlife
Buffalo Soldiers Month, Buffalo Soldiers, BSU, Facebook Live, Virtual Programs, Heritage, Frontier, Stories
Jul 17
8:00p
End Date

Facebook Live Storytelling Down In The Hollow

facebook.com/lakemineralwells
“Listen to stories, cowboy poetry and folklore in a beautiful setting.”
Jul 19
10:00a
End Date

National Ice Cream Day - Camping Ice Cream!

Lake Livingston State Park
Join Ranger Joel and family for a fun program on how to make ice cream in your backyard or on your next outdoor adventure!
Jul 22
12:00p
End Date

Wildlife Wednesdays - Week 4

https://www.facebook.com/TPWDGCSNA/
Mammal Adaptations
Jul 22
6:00p
End Date

(Virtual) Let's Talk About It

Facebook Live, Buffalo Soldiers Program - Texas parks and Wildlife
Buffalo Soldiers Month, Buffalo Soldiers, BSU, Facebook Live, Virtual Programs, Heritage, Frontier, Stories
Jul 23
12:00p
End Date

Ask the Expert: The Frontera Land Alliance (ONLINE)

Facebook.com/WylerAerialTramwayStatePark/
Send your questions in!
Jul 23
6:00p
End Date

(Virtual) The Art of War

Facebook Live, Buffalo Soldiers program - Texas Parks and Wildlife
Buffalo Soldiers Month, Buffalo Soldiers, BSU, Facebook Live, Virtual Programs, Heritage, Frontier, Stories, Native Americans
Jul 24
6:00p
End Date

(Virtual) We Can, We Will - Building a Nation

Facebook Live, Buffalo Soldiers Program - Texas Parks and Wildlife
Buffalo Soldiers, Buffalo Soldiers Month, Buffalo Soldier University, BSU, Virtual, Online Program, Living History, Reenactments, Facebook live, Distance Learning.
Jul 24
7:00p
End Date

Facebook Live: Spot the Nature Myth! Game

facebook.com/lakemineralwells
Is the Daddy Long-legs REALLY the most venomous spider in the world?
Jul 25
1:00p
End Date

Amateur Radio Special Event - Buffalo Soldiers Month Recognition and Celebration

Buffalo Soldiers, Buffalo Soldiers Month, Special Event, Special Radio Event, Facebook Live,
Jul 26
10:00a
End Date

National Day of the Cowboy: Dutch Oven Cornbread!

Lake Livingston State Park
Join Ranger Joel in his backyard to learn how to make Dutch Oven Cornbread in honor of National Day of the Cowboy (July 25).
Jul 29
6:00p
End Date

(Virtual) From Trail to Table

Facebook Live, Buffalo Soldiers Program - Texas Parks and Wildlife
Buffalo Soldiers, Buffalo Soldiers Month, Outdoor Cooking, Celebration, Comfort Food, Trail Food, Free Programs, Virtual Programs, Outdoor Skills, Living History
Jul 30
6:00p
End Date

(Virtual) Knowledge is Power

Facebook Live, Buffalo Soldiers Program - Texas Parks and Wildlife
Buffalo Soldiers, Buffalo Soldiers Month, Living History, Buffalo Soldier University, BSU, Virtual Program, online program, distance learning, facebook live
Jul 31
6:00p
End Date

(Virtual) One Stop Shop - The American Bison

Facebook Live, Buffalo Soldiers Program - Texas Parks and Wildlife
Buffalo Soldiers, Buffalo Soldiers Month, Buffalo Soldier University, BSU, Virtual, Online Program, Living History, Reenactments, Facebook live, Distance Learning. Native Americans
Jul 31
8:00p
End Date

Cowboy Poetry and Stories on Facebook Live

facebook.com/lakemineralwells
No State Park event in parks, so you can enjoy Cowboy Poetry and Stories at home on Facebook Live.

August 2020

Aug 1
6:00p
End Date

Buffalo Soldiers Month - Trivia Challenge and Exam

Free Mobile App Kahoot - Facebook Live
Buffalo Soldiers, Buffalo Soldiers Month, Buffalo Soldier University, BSU, Virtual, Online Program, Living History, Reenactments, Facebook live, Distance Learning.