Earth Day: Picnic in the Park – Evelyn’s Park
Saturday, April 22th, 2017 | 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM | 4400 Bellaire Blvd, Bellaire, TX 77401.
Bring your family and friends to enjoy kids activities, live music, great food, and more at this Earth Day Picnic at Evelyn’s Park on Bellaire.
Children’s Theater Sketch Show – Garbage Island
Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 | 10:30 AM | 100 Jackson St. Houston, TX 77002.
Rec Room Arts presents a new episode of its hit children’s theater show Garbage Island, a live interactive sketch performance for children ages 2 to 6.
Autism Speaks 8K & 1K Kids Fun Run – Sugar Land Town Square
Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 | 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM | 15958 City Walk, Sugar Land, TX 77479.
Lace up your running shoes and join Autism Speaks in raising awareness during the 1st Annual Houston 8K & 1K Kids Fun Run at Sugar Land Town Square.
Earth Day Bash – Children’s Museum of Houston
Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 | 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM | 1500 Binz, Houston, Tx 77004.
Reduce! Reuse! Recycle! For 47 years, Earth Day has inspired awareness and appreciation for our environment. Spring into action and celebrate the wonders of the world during our Earth Day Bash. Explore nature’s creations, discover ways to make a difference, and practice protecting the planet we call home.
Tyke Hikes – Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
Monday, April 24th, 2017 | 9:30 AM & 10:30 AM | 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX 77024-7708 United States.
Encourage your little one’s curiosity with nature and the outdoors.
Children 18 months to 3 years, with their adult companions, can join a naturalist for a story reading, a simple nature activity or craft, and a stroller-friendly hike on the beautiful Arboretum trails. Enjoy an interesting new nature experience each week with themes such as owls, squirrels, trees, and worms.
Toddler Tuesdays: Brown Bear Brown Bear – Discovery Green
Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 | 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM | 1500 McKinney St. Houston, TX 77010.
The gentle rhyming and gorgeous, tissue-paper collage illustrations in this classic picture book make it a dog-eared favorite on many children’s bookshelves. On each page, we get to meet a new animal who nudges us onward to discover which creature will show up next!
Shadow Puppet Theatre – The Woodlands Children’s Museum
Thursday, April 27th, 2017 | 11:00 AM | 4775 W Panther Creek ,The Woodlands, TX 77381.
Bring the kids for a story told with animated shadows created by manipulating cut-outs behind a sheet in front of a bare bulb lamp at The Woodlands Children’s Museum.
Freedom Train – Miller Outdoor Theatre
Thursday, April 27th, 2017 | 11:00 AM | 6000 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX 77030.
A mother and son escape a plantation in Texas and journey to freedom along the Underground Railroad to Mexico in 1844. Based on actual events in Texas history. Written by Celeste Bedford Walker and Tim Fried-Fiori.
Thursday Free Museum Entry
Children’s Museum of Houston FREE 5:00-8:00pm
The Health Museum FREE 2:00-7:00pm
Houston Museum of Natural Science FREE 3:00-5:00pm
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston FREE 10:00-9:00pm