Texas Brigades Experiences

Have a busy summer? Not old enough for our 5-day summer camps yet? No worries! Our one-day Texas Brigades Experiences provide conservation-focused, activity-packed days all across the state! View our upcoming Experiences below.

September

8th

Register for DOVE 101

Texas Brigades Experience: DOVE 101

Saturday, September 8, 2018 – Graham, TX

Our next experience, “DOVE 101” will be hosted in conjunction with the Texas Dove Hunters Association (TDHA) and the Texas Youth Hunting Program (TYHP).

Participants (ages 9-17) will rotate through dove-related curriculum stations, including hands-on anatomy demonstrations such as “Getting to Know Your Dove” and “Field Dressing Techniques.” We will also cover firearm and field safety lessons, bird identification methods, hunting ethics, dove habitat, and more! The day will end with an evening dove hunt* as well as a cookout! Space is limited.

*You must bring your hunting license and proof of your hunter safety certification to participate in the evening dove hunt.

Event Details:

  • Saturday, September 8, 2018; 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
  • Graham, TX
  • Ages 9-17
  • Registration fee: $ TBD
  • Space is limited
  • MUST BRING LICENSE & HUNTER SAFETY CERTIFICATION

Registration Includes:

  • DOVE 101 course materials & booklet
  • Classroom and outdoor/field time
  • Lunch & Supper
  • Event T-Shirt
  • Dove Hunt (only with required license and certification)

We hope to see you there!

Register for DOVE 101

Texas Brigades Presents: Kids Wildlife Conservation Day

Saturday, October 20, 2018 – Holy House Academy – Houston, TX

Join us for a day of conservation education and partnership! This two-part Experience will be hosted in conjunction with the Texas Youth Hunting Program (TYHP) and the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD). The Hunter Education course in the morning will be followed by a Wildlife Organization Expo in the afternoon.

Event Details:

Date & Time: Saturday, October 20, 2018; 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Venue: Holy House Academy (7809 Shadyvilla Ln, Houston, TX 77055)

Schedule:

  • Hunter Education Course (8:00am – 1:00pm)
    • Taught by Texas Parks & Wildlife Department
    • Ages 9-17
    • Separate registration & $15 fee required (click here to register)
    • Please plan to bring your own lunch
  • Wildlife Organization Expo (1:00pm – 4:00pm)
    • FREE & open to the public!
    • Hands-on demonstrations & mini-sessions provided by Texas Brigades, TYHP, and other partner organizations!
    • Snacks and drinks available

We hope to see you there!

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Texas Brigades works with program committees and partners to provide a day experience relating to conservation topics, such as water conservation, land stewardship, fishing tactics, and more. These experiences are generally localized to reach a variety of youth across the state. Scheduled events will be listed above.