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August 2020

Current Temporary Museum Exhibits & Art Installations Around Houston

Saturday, August 1, 2020 to Monday, November 30, 2020
current museum exhibits art installations

Greater Houston boasts some of the finest, and some of the quirkiest, museums and art installations in the nation. And many of them play host to curated and traveling showcases of art, history, science, and ingenuity—including many kid-friendly options. Click here to view our full and detailed list of temporary exhibits and installations currently on display around Greater Houston. Ticketed Exhibits & Installations Museums and destinations are listed in order of prominence, and separated into ticketed exhibits. Ticketed exhibits are…

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September 2020

Buffalo Bayou Partnership and Houston Audubon presents Virtual Birds and Bats, Oh My! on Zoom

Friday, September 25, 2020 | 6:15 pm to 7:15 pm
Free

Learn about the 250,000 Mexican free-tailed bats at Waugh Drive Bridge over Buffalo Bayou for the virtual Birds and Bats, Oh My! event. Diana Foss, a biologist in the Wildlife Diversity Program at Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept, will give a virtual presentation about the importance of the Mexican free-tailed bats as well as take questions. BBP's Susan Webb will also be on-site at Waugh Drive to virtually showcase the bat emergence and to take any additional questions. This event…

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Sound Healing Meditation in the Cistern at Buffalo Bayou Park

Saturday, September 26, 2020 | 9:00 am to 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 19, 2020

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, 105 Sabine Street
Houston, TX 77007 United States
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$15

Find your center and practice socially distanced mediation in the spacious and tranquil Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, offered weekly in 2020. This meditation series will feature the use of singing bowls and wind chimes to encourage mindfulness and connectivity. Guests should bring their own cushion or mat. Social Distancing & COVID-19 Precautions All guests are required to wear a face mask and use hand sanitizer before entering the Cistern. Markers will be placed throughout the space to indicate socially-distanced spots.…

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Writespace presents Writing About Ghosts on Zoom and Google Classroom

Saturday, September 26, 2020 | 10:00 am to 11:30 am
$85

In this class, you'll explore using history in writing, whether you’re interested in historical novels, writing a family history, or creating an epic poem about a famous—or notorious--event. This event will be held online via Zoom and Google Classroom. Admission Earlybird tickets until Monday, September 21 are $85 for members; $100 for non-members. After Monday, September 21, tickets are $100 for members, $115 for non-members. Click here to purchase tickets or for more information.

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Writespace presents Art & Words: A Visual Arts/Literary Arts Generative Workshop on Zoom

Saturday, September 26, 2020 | 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
$45

Writespace offers a unique cross-genre workshop developed for both writers and visual artists. In this 3-hour class, you'll learn generative prompts designed to spark all manner of creativity. This event will be held online via Zoom. Admission Earlybird tickets until Monday, September, 21 are $45 for members and $60 for non-members. After Monday, September, 21 tickets are $55 for members and $70 for non-members. Click here for more information.

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2020 Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards: Virtual Celebration Recognizing Eight of Houston’s Finest

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 | 9:00 am to 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday and Friday, repeating until Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Free

For its fifth year, the Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards are going virtual, sharing eight vignettes celebrating the 2020 honorees for Hispanic Heritage Month from Friday, September 18 through Tuesday, October 13, 2020. Each honoree was nominated by community partners and selected by a panel of judges. Honorees were judged on criteria that included their personal impact in the community, helping further the mission of a nonprofit organization and overcoming personal obstacles. Comcast will also donate $1,000 to the nonprofit organization of…

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Sound Healing Meditation in the Cistern at Buffalo Bayou Park

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 | 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 19, 2020

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, 105 Sabine Street
Houston, TX 77007 United States
+ Google Map
$15

Find your center and practice socially distanced mediation in the spacious and tranquil Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, offered weekly in 2020. This meditation series will feature the use of singing bowls and wind chimes to encourage mindfulness and connectivity. Guests should bring their own cushion or mat. Social Distancing & COVID-19 Precautions All guests are required to wear a face mask and use hand sanitizer before entering the Cistern. Markers will be placed throughout the space to indicate socially-distanced spots.…

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October 2020

Harris County Public Library presents Virtual Discovery Dome on Microsoft Teams

Thursday, October 1, 2020 | 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Free

Explore the wonders of the night sky when Harris County Public Library hosts a virtual star tour led by astronomers. Practice finding constellations, planets, the moon, meteor showers, and the Milky Way band. This event will be held online via Microsoft Teams. Admission Free. Click here for more information.

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Asia Society Texas Center presents Webcast: Educational Equity with Khan Academy Founder Sal Khan on YouTube and Facebook Live

Thursday, October 1, 2020 | 7:30 pm
Free

The Asia Society hosts a conversation with Khan Academy founder Sal Khan on how students, parents, and educators can best adapt to distance learning, issues related to educational equity amid COVID-19, and what the classroom might look like after the coronavirus pandemic. This event will be held online via Asia Society's YouTube channel and Facebook page. Admission Free. Click here for more information.

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2020 Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards: Virtual Celebration Recognizing Eight of Houston’s Finest

Friday, October 2, 2020 | 9:00 am to 9:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday and Friday, repeating until Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Free

For its fifth year, the Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards are going virtual, sharing eight vignettes celebrating the 2020 honorees for Hispanic Heritage Month from Friday, September 18 through Tuesday, October 13, 2020. Each honoree was nominated by community partners and selected by a panel of judges. Honorees were judged on criteria that included their personal impact in the community, helping further the mission of a nonprofit organization and overcoming personal obstacles. Comcast will also donate $1,000 to the nonprofit organization of…

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Sound Healing Meditation in the Cistern at Buffalo Bayou Park

Saturday, October 3, 2020 | 9:00 am to 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 19, 2020

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, 105 Sabine Street
Houston, TX 77007 United States
+ Google Map
$15

Find your center and practice socially distanced mediation in the spacious and tranquil Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, offered weekly in 2020. This meditation series will feature the use of singing bowls and wind chimes to encourage mindfulness and connectivity. Guests should bring their own cushion or mat. Social Distancing & COVID-19 Precautions All guests are required to wear a face mask and use hand sanitizer before entering the Cistern. Markers will be placed throughout the space to indicate socially-distanced spots.…

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2020 Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards: Virtual Celebration Recognizing Eight of Houston’s Finest

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 | 9:00 am to 9:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday and Friday, repeating until Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Free

For its fifth year, the Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards are going virtual, sharing eight vignettes celebrating the 2020 honorees for Hispanic Heritage Month from Friday, September 18 through Tuesday, October 13, 2020. Each honoree was nominated by community partners and selected by a panel of judges. Honorees were judged on criteria that included their personal impact in the community, helping further the mission of a nonprofit organization and overcoming personal obstacles. Comcast will also donate $1,000 to the nonprofit organization of…

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Sound Healing Meditation in the Cistern at Buffalo Bayou Park

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 | 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 19, 2020

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, 105 Sabine Street
Houston, TX 77007 United States
+ Google Map
$15

Find your center and practice socially distanced mediation in the spacious and tranquil Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, offered weekly in 2020. This meditation series will feature the use of singing bowls and wind chimes to encourage mindfulness and connectivity. Guests should bring their own cushion or mat. Social Distancing & COVID-19 Precautions All guests are required to wear a face mask and use hand sanitizer before entering the Cistern. Markers will be placed throughout the space to indicate socially-distanced spots.…

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2020 Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards: Virtual Celebration Recognizing Eight of Houston’s Finest

Friday, October 9, 2020 | 9:00 am to 9:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday and Friday, repeating until Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Free

For its fifth year, the Comcast Hispanic Hero Awards are going virtual, sharing eight vignettes celebrating the 2020 honorees for Hispanic Heritage Month from Friday, September 18 through Tuesday, October 13, 2020. Each honoree was nominated by community partners and selected by a panel of judges. Honorees were judged on criteria that included their personal impact in the community, helping further the mission of a nonprofit organization and overcoming personal obstacles. Comcast will also donate $1,000 to the nonprofit organization of…

Find out more »

Sound Healing Meditation in the Cistern at Buffalo Bayou Park

Saturday, October 10, 2020 | 9:00 am to 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 19, 2020

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, 105 Sabine Street
Houston, TX 77007 United States
+ Google Map
$15

Find your center and practice socially distanced mediation in the spacious and tranquil Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern, offered weekly in 2020. This meditation series will feature the use of singing bowls and wind chimes to encourage mindfulness and connectivity. Guests should bring their own cushion or mat. Social Distancing & COVID-19 Precautions All guests are required to wear a face mask and use hand sanitizer before entering the Cistern. Markers will be placed throughout the space to indicate socially-distanced spots.…

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