Events & Programs

Find out what’s going on at the museum.

17July Monday
Summer Camp

Summer Sylvans Recycle Camp (NEW)

Time: Monday, July 17, 2023 July 17, 2023 - July 21, 2023 / Texas Forestry Museum
Summer Sylvans: Recycling (NEW): July 17th – 21st from 1 – 5 pm: This camp remains at the museum and has the children learn the importance of reducing, reusing, and recycling through fun crafts and games. This is the first time we are offering this camp. A camp for children entering 2nd – 5th grade in […]
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24July Monday
Summer Camp

Summer Sylvans STEM

Time: Monday, July 24, 2023 July 24, 2023 - July 28, 2023 / Texas Forestry Museum
Summer Sylvans: STEM: July 24 – 28 from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm: This camp remains at the museum and has the children conduct fun science experiments and learn through STEM activities. We will have the kids build items, discuss forestry professions that use STEM, etc. In 2022, we learned about potential energy, made catapults out […]
Details Free
05August Saturday
Special Event

Family Day

Time: Saturday, August 5, 2023 10:00 am - 12:00 pm / Texas Forestry Museum
Families are invited to come visit the museum and enjoy some fun games, crafts, and activities. Family Day is on Saturday, August 5 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. This event is free and open to the public. If you have any questions, please call (936) 632-9535.
Details Free
24August Thursday
Fundraising Event

Feast in the Forest

Time: Thursday, August 24, 2023 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm / Texas Forestry Museum
Feast in the Forest is the museum’s annual fundraiser where individuals can enjoy a tour, dinner, drinks, a silent auction, and live dessert auction while showing their support for the museum. This year the event is on Thursday, August 24th from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. This is a ticketed event. Tickets costs $50 per […]
07September Thursday
Special Event

Adult Lecture Series

Time: Thursday, September 7, 2023 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm / Texas Forestry Museum
Adults are invited to attend a short presentation and hands-on session that relates to the lecture. The lectures cover a range of topics and is free to the public. Past topics: edible plants, canning, woodturning, felting, etc. For more information about the specific topic of lecture call (936) 632-9535.
Details Free
30September Saturday
Special Event

Tree Pose Yoga For Kids

Time: Saturday, September 30, 2023 10:00 am - 11:00 am / Texas Forestry Museum
At the Texas Forestry Museum, children will learn fun yoga poses, enjoy a snack, and have time to play with the museum’s interactive exhibits. The event is free to the public. If you have any questions, please call (936) 632-9535.
Details Free
20October Friday
Special Event

Halloween Trail

Time: Friday, October 20, 2023 October 20, 2023 - October 31, 2023 / Texas Forestry Museum
The museum will have its I-Spy Halloween Trail again this year. Families are invited to hunt for Halloween characters and win fun prizes. This is event is free to the public. The trail activity will be from Friday, October 20th – Tuesday, October 31st. The activity is available Monday – Saturday from 10 am – […]
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24November Friday
Special Event

Christmas Craft

Time: Friday, November 24, 2023 November 24, 2023 - November 25, 2023 / Texas Forestry Museum
Families can enjoy a Christmas craft at the museum. This is a free activity for the public. The activity is available Friday and Saturday from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. If you have any questions, please call (936) 632-9535.
Details Free
01December Friday
Special Event

Santa Claus Express

Time: Friday, December 1, 2023 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm / Texas Forestry Museum
The Texas Forestry Museum invites you and your family to celebrate the holidays at our annual Santa Claus Express. This event will be on Friday, December 1st from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the museum. Families can drink hot chocolate, decorate sugar cookies, play games, and take pictures with Santa Claus!  Tickets are $5 per […]