Kids

August 2014

August 20 End Date
Geocaching 101- Cache and Craft
Goose Island State Park
This program is designed to teach children and adults the basics of geocaching. Participants are then able to use those skills to find hidden caches and complete an arts and craft activity. Perfect for the beginner geocacher.
August 20 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 21 End Date
Underwater Discovery!
Inks Lake State Park
Wade into the shallow waters of the lake and see what you can find!
August 21 End Date
Edible Plants
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for an easy one-mile hike down Turk's Cap Trail. Learn what plants are edible, how to identify them, and what parts you can eat. There will be no tasting or harvesting of plants on this walk.
August 21 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 22 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Mustang Island State Park
Pre-registration required - sign up today! BYOB - bring your own bait!
August 22 End Date
"Useful Plants for the Zombie Apocalypse" -- 9:30 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Find out how you could use local plants for survival!
August 22 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
August 22 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
August 22 End Date
Choke Canyon Scavenger Hunt
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Ready, Set, Go! Let's race to see who can complete the challenge first and tell the ranger how it relates to the food web.
August 22 End Date
Kids Kayak Clinic
Inks Lake State Park
A fun lesson for kids to learn the basics of kayaking.
August 22 End Date
Junior Ranger Activity
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for on a hike where we will complete a nature themed activity.
August 22 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
August 22 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 23 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
August 23 End Date
Angler Education at Garner!
Garner State Park
Class is limited to 10 children so reserve your spot today!
August 23 End Date
Amazing Insects
Guadalupe River State Park
August 23 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
August 23 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
August 23 End Date
Arts in the Parks: Art is for the Birds!
Caddo Lake State Park
Bring the children to this fun program about birds! Activities are geared toward children age 6-12, but it’s fun for the whole family.
August 23 End Date
Geocaching 101
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Interested in geocaching, but don't know how to get started?
August 23 End Date
Archery at Choke Canyon State Park
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Whoosh! What was that?! Oh, that was the rangers at Choke Canyon teaching their archery program. Come visit us for a fun, two-hour lesson if you've ever wanted to learn archery.
August 23 End Date
Arts in the Parks: Goin' Batty
Caprock Canyons State Park
Learn about bats and let them inspire the artist in you.
August 23 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
August 23 End Date
"Beautiful Butterflies" - Kids' Program and Craft -- 2:30 pm
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Find out about the lives of butterflies, and make your own butterfly craft!
August 23 End Date
Life on the Jetties
Mustang Island State Park
August 23 End Date
Night Creatures!
Fort Parker State Park
Do you recall the haunting magic of the lanterns and the whispered tales of things that go bump in the night? Come and learn about our "nighttime creatures" at Fort Parker State Park and be afraid no more!
August 23 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 23 End Date
The Stars of Garner State Park
Garner State Park
San Antonio Astronomical Association
August 24 End Date
Nature Walk -- 9:00 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Check out Lake Casa Blanca's nature!
August 24 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of butterflies on a guided walk around Resaca de la Palma's butterfly garden and hiking trails.
August 25 End Date
New Moon Hike
Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a ranger-led night hike through the park.
August 25 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 26 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 27 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 28 End Date
Underwater Discovery!
Inks Lake State Park
Wade into the shallow waters of the lake and see what you can find!
August 28 End Date
Edible Plants
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for an easy one mile hike down Turk's Cap Trail. Learn what plants are edible, how to identify them, and what parts you can eat. There will be no tasting or harvesting of plants on this walk.
August 28 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 29 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Mustang Island State Park
Pre-registration required - sign up today! BYOB - bring your own bait!
August 29 End Date
"Spider Web Wonders, Part Two!" - Preschool and Kinder Program -- 9:30 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Bring your child ages 3-7 to find out about these eight-legged animals!
August 29 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
August 29 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
August 29 End Date
Choke Canyon Scavenger Hunt
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Ready, Set, Go! Let's race to see who can complete the challenge first and tell the ranger how it relates to the food web.
August 29 End Date
Junior Ranger Activity
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for on a hike where we will complete a nature themed activity.
August 29 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Inks Lake State Park
Learn the basics and spend some quality time trying to catch the big one!
August 29 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 30 End Date
Kids' Fishing! -- 8:30 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Practice casting, learn knot-tying, and then try your hand at fishing!
August 30 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
August 30 End Date
Anglin' for Beginners
Caprock Canyons State Park
Hands on fishing fun for the beginning angler.
August 30 End Date
Junior Ranger Activities
Bastrop State Park
August 30 End Date
Fish with a Ranger
Goose Island State Park
Learn a few fishing basics. The park will provide up to 10 fishing poles, participants bring your own bait- angler's choice.
August 30 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
August 30 End Date
Kids Kayak Clinic
Inks Lake State Park
A fun lesson for kids to learn the basics of kayaking.
August 30 End Date
Arts in the Parks: Goin' Batty
Caprock Canyons State Park
Learn about bats and let them inspire the artist in you.
August 30 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
August 30 End Date
Geocaching 101
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Interested in geocaching, but don't know how to get started?
August 30 End Date
Geocaching
Martin Creek Lake State Park
High tech hide and seek!
August 30 End Date
Geocaching 101- Cache and Craft
Goose Island State Park
This program is designed to teach children and adults the basics of geocaching. Participants are then able to use those skills to find hidden caches and complete an arts and craft activity. Perfect for the beginner geocacher.
August 30 End Date
Geocaching 101- Cache and Craft
Goose Island State Park
This program is designed to teach children and adults the basics of geocaching. Participants are then able to use those skills to find hidden caches and complete an arts and craft activity. Perfect for the beginner geocacher.
August 30 End Date
Life on the Jetties
Mustang Island State Park
August 30 End Date
Night Creatures!
Fort Parker State Park
Do you recall the haunting magic of the lanterns and the whispered tales of things that go bump in the night? Come and learn about our "nighttime creatures" at Fort Parker State Park and be afraid no more!
August 30 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 31 End Date
Bay Seining **On Sunday
Goose Island State Park
See what creatures are hiding in the sea grass at Stinky Beach! Be sure to wear sturdy close toed shoes if getting in the water!
August 31 End Date
Geocaching 101 -- 9:30 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Experience this high-tech treasure hunt!
August 31 End Date
Sun Facts
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Where do the stars go during the day?
August 31 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of butterflies on a guided walk around Resaca de la Palma's butterfly garden and hiking trails.
August 31 End Date
Arts in the Parks: Art is for the Birds!
Caddo Lake State Park
Bring the children to this fun program about birds! Activities are geared toward children age 6-12, but it’s fun for the whole family.
August 31 End Date
Art in the Park
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger at the day use area and explore Goose Island State Park through art. Paint or draw to record memories of your experiences in the park.
August 31 End Date
The Truth About Snakes -- 2:30 pm
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Snakes sometimes get a bad rap. Come find out the surprising truth about these reptiles!
August 31 End Date
Movie at the Mission
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a movie under the stars shown on the historic Mission wall.
August 31 End Date
Night hike
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Take a hike into the dark

September 2014

September 1 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn to fish
September 5 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
September 5 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
September 5 End Date
Choke Canyon Scavenger Hunt
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Ready, Set, Go! Let's race to see who can complete the challenge first and tell the ranger how it relates to the food web.
September 5 End Date
(Nearly) Full Moon Night Hike -- 8:15 pm
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Experience Lake Casa Blanca by the light of the (almost) full moon!
September 6 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
September 6 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
September 6 End Date
The Cowboy Way
Caprock Canyons State Park
September 6 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
September 7 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of butterflies on a guided walk around Resaca de la Palma's butterfly garden and hiking trails.
September 12 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
September 12 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
September 12 End Date
Choke Canyon Scavenger Hunt
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Ready, Set, Go! Let's race to see who can complete the challenge first and tell the ranger how it relates to the food web.
September 13 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
September 13 End Date
Kid's Day Out
Galloway Hammond Recreation Center, Burnet, TX
A fun and free community event for kids that showcases the best of Burnet County.
September 13 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
September 13 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
September 14 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of butterflies on a guided walk around Resaca de la Palma's butterfly garden and hiking trails.
September 19 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
September 19 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
September 19 End Date
Choke Canyon Scavenger Hunt
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Ready, Set, Go! Let's race to see who can complete the challenge first and tell the ranger how it relates to the food web.
September 20 End Date
Kid’s Wilderness Survival
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
A great program for your child’s outdoor safety and parents learn as much as the kids.
September 20 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
September 20 End Date
Youth Fishing Event
Sea Center Texas
Pack your sunscreen, hat, lawn chair and fishing gear for catch-and-release fishing at our marine fish hatchery and visitor education center.
September 20 End Date
Yoga in the Park
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Enjoy fitness and relaxation for the entire family with a weekly yoga class.
September 20 End Date
LBJ State Park Seed Stomp
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Children and their families are invited to come out to LBJ State Park to help scatter wildflower seeds.
September 20 End Date
The Cowboy Way
Caprock Canyons State Park
September 20 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
September 20 End Date
Sounds of the Night
Bastrop State Park
September 21 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of butterflies on a guided walk around Resaca de la Palma's butterfly garden and hiking trails.
September 21 End Date
LBJ State Park Seed Stomp
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Children and their families are invited to come out to LBJ State Park to help scatter wildflower seeds.
September 26 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
September 26 End Date
Nature Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Increase your fitness and your knowledge of the world of nature as you join us for a guided nature hike.
September 26 End Date
Choke Canyon Scavenger Hunt
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Ready, Set, Go! Let's race to see who can complete the challenge first and tell the ranger how it relates to the food web.
September 27 End Date
Bird Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Come see what all the chirping is about as you join us for a guided bird walk through Resaca de la Palma State Park.
September 27 End Date
Farm Demonstration Day
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Step back in time and come visit and tour the Sauer Beckmann Living History Farm. Period dressed costumed park ranger interpreters will take you back in time to the traditions of a 1915 German farm family. Showing how the necessary; low profile chores needed to be done in order to survive in the Texas Hill Country prior to electricity and running water.
September 27 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
September 27 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
September 28 End Date
Butterfly Walk
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Watch and identify a variety of butterflies on a guided walk around Resaca de la Palma's butterfly garden and hiking trails.

October 2014

October 3 End Date
Choke Canyon Scavenger Hunt
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Ready, Set, Go! Let's race to see who can complete the challenge first and tell the ranger how it relates to the food web.
October 4 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
October 10 End Date
Choke Canyon Scavenger Hunt
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Ready, Set, Go! Let's race to see who can complete the challenge first and tell the ranger how it relates to the food web.
October 11 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
October 17 End Date
Choke Canyon Scavenger Hunt
Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham
Ready, Set, Go! Let's race to see who can complete the challenge first and tell the ranger how it relates to the food web.
October 18 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
October 25 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
October 25 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.

November 2014

November 1 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
November 8 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
November 15 End Date
Kid’s Wilderness Survival
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
A great program for your child’s outdoor safety and parents learn as much as the kids.
November 15 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
November 22 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!
November 22 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.
November 29 End Date
Meet the Longhorns
Copper Breaks State Park
Get up close and personal with longhorn steers from the Texas State Herd. Meet Little Bit, Little Red, Blanco Besos, and the others at 2 p.m. Saturdays. Blanco offers kisses. You don't have to kiss him but he will make the offer.

December 2014

December 6 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights
December 12 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights
December 13 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 19 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 20 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy the fantastic Trail of Lights!
December 21 End Date
Annual LBJ Tree Lighting
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Come join the Texas Hill Country community in this special tradition started 45 years ago by President and Mrs. Johnson.
December 27 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!

January 2015

January 24 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!

February 2015

February 28 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!

March 2015

March 28 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!

April 2015

April 25 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!

May 2015

May 23 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some family fun every fourth Saturday!

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