Workshops

AnimalScaping – February 24, 12:00pm-1:00pm


Zoom in to the Discovery Center and explore tools that will help attract (or deter) wildlife to your home habitat. This is a FREE online program. Registration required for Zoom link. Email email Niki Lake to reserve a spot! 

Seed Sense – March 18, 10:00am-Noon

Join the San Marcos Discovery Center to experience the life of a seed. Learn how seeds are spread, how seeds grow, and why they are so important through games and activities. Make seed art and plant your own seeds to take home. Family-friendly. FREE. Registration required. Limited to 15 participants. Reserve your spot now. 

Discovery Hike #1 – March 25, 6:00pm-7:00pm

Discover the San Marcos River ecosystem on this hike with Discovery Center Staff. Learn about Habitat Conservation Plan programs that conserve species habitat. FREE. Registration required. Visit the ACTIVE net website to reserve your spot. 

Bug Buddy Exploration (with the San Marcos Public Library) – April 14, 10:30am-11:30am

Preschool children (ages 3-5) can come and explore the world of bugs through crafts, games and activities. FREE. Registration required. Limited to 20 participants. Reserve your spot now. 

Bat Walk #1 – April 22, 8:00pm – 9:30pm

Join Discovery Center staff on Earth Day to explore the different bat species that can be found along the San Marcos River, why bats are important, and how we can help ensure their survival. FREE. Registration required. Limited to 15 participants. Visit the ACTIVE net website to reserve your spot. 

Discovery Hike #2 – April 23, 9am-10:30am

Discover the San Marcos River ecosystem on this hike with Discovery Center Staff. Learn about Habitat Conservation Plan programs that conserve species habitat. FREE. Registration required. Visit the ACTIVE net website to reserve your spot. 

Bird is the Word (with the San Marcos Public Library) – May 5, 10:30am-11:30am

Discover the world of birds through natural history items, games, a hike and a birdy craft! Audience focus is on preschool children (ages 3-5). FREE. Registration required. Reserve your spot now. 

Bat Walk #2 – May 27, 8:00pm – 9:30pm

Join Discovery Center staff and explore the different bat species that can be found along the San Marcos River, why bats are important, and how we can help ensure their survival. FREE. Registration required. Limited to 15 participants. Visit the ACTIVE net website to reserve your spot.