The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center will hold a week-long event for children and families October 19-24. The event, dubbed “Science Spooktacular,” will offer a mix of in-person and virtual events and activities.
Science Spooktacular Schedule
All virtual events will be held from 6-7 pm in the evening
Monday, October 19: Songs & Stories
Virtually led spooky songs and bedtime stories
Tuesday, October 20: Neighborhood Scavenger Hunt
Do-it-yourself scavenger hunt in your backyard or neighborhood
Wednesday, October 21: Crafts & Pumpkin Decorating
Learn about Arboretum critters and decorate your pumpkin virtually with Arboretum Naturalists
Thursday, October 22: Halloween Trail & Photo Op at the Arboretum
Explore the Arboretum in a whole new way – imitate wildlife, search for critters, and finish the Halloween Trail for a special treat!
Friday, October 23: Science Show
Conduct spooky experiments while watching a fun, interactive science show
Saturday, October 24: Animal Encounter & Activity Replay
Missed previous activities? Tune in for a replay of past virtual event and enjoy an Animal Encounter featuring special reptile friends.
Members can access the full week of virtual programming for free. Access is $10 per family for non-members. Visit houstonarboretum.org for more information.