Calendar of Events

Wheelchair-friendly

May 2018

May 26 End Date

Wild Photography Walk

Tyler State Park
Discover the outdoors through your viewfinder.
May 26 End Date

Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
May 29 End Date

Native Plant Walk

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Find answers to your botanical questions on this easy walk around the park gardens with a Naturalist. We’ll take a closer look at the adaptations and uses of some of native plants of South Texas.

June 2018

Jun 2 End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking: History in a Black Pot

Tyler State Park
Caution! You will be hooked!
Jun 2 End Date

Wildflowers, Pollinators, and Predators

Tyler State Park
Bring your camera for this one!
Jun 6 End Date

Knotty-time for Kids

Tyler State Park
Learn some basic knots that every camper needs to know.
Jun 6 End Date

Kids' Wilderness Survival

Tyler State Park
Create a survival guide with hidden messages!
Jun 7 End Date

Weather or Not?

Tyler State Park
How do we get our weather?
Jun 7 End Date

Navigation Revelation: Map and Compass

Tyler State Park
What do you do when your GPS batteries die?
Jun 9 End Date

Wildfood Walk

Tyler State Park
Meet the edible and useful plants of the savannah.
Jun 9 End Date

Name That Bird!

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“Learn new songs! Songs written and performed by our native birds.”
Jun 14 End Date

Kids' Wilderness Survival

Tyler State Park
Create a survival guide with hidden messages!
Jun 14 End Date

Knotty-time for Kids

Tyler State Park
Learn some basic knots that every camper needs to know.
Jun 16 End Date

Night Sounds

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“After attending the Night Sounds program, I found my daughter sitting on the back porch the next night, not watching TV or playing video games, but listening to nature!” – Park Visitor
Jun 23 End Date

The Big Clock: Daytime Sky

Tyler State Park
Astronomy in the daytime!
Jun 23 End Date

Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
Jun 23 End Date

Night Sky: The Moon, Planets and Constellations

Tyler State Park
Watch the Sun go down and the night sky shine!