Kid Friendly Events

Children's programs at the park appeal to a range of ages and interests and make learning about nature a fun experience. Join in the kid friendly events at Phil Hardberger Park.

Event Starts Location Individual Price Available Register
Growing Up Wild: Show Me the Energy Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 6
Growing Up Wild: Show Me the Energy Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 5
Growing Up Wild: Show Me the Energy Friday, Dec 7, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Trees of Texas - How to ID Guide Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 9:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00
Elementary: Fishing Field Trip Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 9:30 am $0.00 12
Middle School: Fishing Field Trip Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 9:30 am $0.00 6
Growing Up Wild: Bare Branches - Walk in the Woods Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 1
Growing Up Wild: Bare Branches - Walk in the Woods Thursday, Jan 10, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 2
Growing Up Wild: Bare Branches - Walk in the Woods Friday, Jan 11, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 1
Elementary: Winter Trail Walk Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 18
Middle School: Student Water Investigators Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 4
Teddy Roosevelt: The Conservation President Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00
Growing Up Wild: Recycling - Less is More Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 1
Growing Up Wild: Recycling - Less is More Thursday, Feb 7, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 1
Growing Up Wild: Recycling - Less is More Friday, Feb 8, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Stars at Night Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 6:00 pm NW Military Hwy (PHP West) $0.00
Elementary: Nature's Recyclers Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 18
Middle School: Living with Fire Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 4
Starting Out Wild: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Friday, Feb 22, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Growing Up Wild: Bird Beak Buffet Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 3
Growing Up Wild: Bird Beak Buffet Thursday, Mar 7, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Growing Up Wild: Bird Beak Buffet Friday, Mar 8, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: Beetles Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Beetles Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Beetles Friday, Mar 29, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Bloomin' Blossoms Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Bloomin' Blossoms Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Bloomin' Blossoms Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Seed Needs Wednesday, May 22, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Seed Needs Thursday, May 23, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am
Starting Out Wild: Seed Needs Friday, May 24, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 15 Registration starts Monday, Jan 28, 2019 9:00 am

More Kid News

  • Children's Vegetable Garden Wins Statewide Award

    Children's Vegetable Garden Wins Statewide Award

    Thursday, 20 July 2017

    The Phil Hardberger Park Children’s Vegetable Garden was awarded First Place by the Texas Master Gardener Association 2016 Search for Excellence Awards. The Bexar County Master Gardener Assoc. received the award.

  • Nature Makes Kids Happy

    Nature Makes Kids Happy

    Monday, 31 July 2017

    Being active in nature makes kids happier,” says the National Environmental Education Foundation. Nature’s Garden Summer Camp was first offered at Phil Hardberger Park in 2014…

  • Starting Out Wild at Hardberger Park

    Starting Out Wild: A Program that Introduces Toddlers to Nature

    Thursday, 29 January 2015

    Two years ago San Antonio Natural Area Education Coordinator Peggy Spring had a dream of starting an educational program where toddlers love and experience nature in the first years of life. From this grew the Starting Out Wild (SOW) concept.

Phil Hardberger Park Conservancy

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