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YAC Ugly Sweater Christmas Party 12/8/23

December 8, 2023

It's time for ugly Christmas sweater parties! Friday night, 12/8/23, YAC will be having an ugly sweater Christmas party at the Nature Center, 6-8 PM. If you are a High School Student, come party and enjoy games, ugly sweater contest, hot cocoa, and free pizza! Bring a friend and don't miss out!

December 9, 2023(1 event)

Drop & Shop 12/9/23

December 9, 2023

The Holidays are right around the corner.
Drop your kids off with us and get a jumpstart on your holiday to-do list.
Children will make cookies and play games while enjoying chicken nuggets.
Saturday, 12/9 | 5:30-9:30 PM | Discovery Center
You must pre-register online, open to children 4 years and older.
$10 for first child. $5 for each additional child.
Be sure not to miss out on this great opportunity to to get a head start on your holiday preparations.
Register Here:

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11938 Amblewood Drive, Meadows Place, TX 77477

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Come and spend a day at new Discovery & Nature Center. Explore the Nature Center with the many hands-on activities, see and learn about nature first hand, interact with animals of different species. This facility provides indoor and outdoor activities and seating for your convenience.   Annual membership is available. Check out the Discovery Center and see where our camps, programs, and Active Adults meet.

Tuesday/Wednesday/Saturday 10 AM – 3 PM
Thursday 4 PM – 6 PM

Check Out Our Live Animal Camera

    Children: $2 (ages 2-17) / Adults: $5

   Annual Membership: $30 Adult/$20 Kids (ages 2-17)

                   Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

    Click Here to Pay Online for Nature Center Memberships

Birthday/Private Parties Information Found Below Pictures

Pictures of the Indoor Nature Center and the Outdoor Area (Click picture to launch gallery)

Pictures of the Indoor Discovery Center and the Outdoor Area. This was decorated by someone throwing a birthday party. (Click picture to launch gallery)

Birthday/Private Parties 

Celebrate your child’s birthday with family and friends at the Nature Center back patio, or schedule a private event with animal encounters. We offer 2 different package options to choose from.  Click here to go to the rental page.

Package Options:

A.) 2 Hour Party Indoor/Outdoor

Includes Discovery Center Access and Outdoor Area (NO Indoor Nature Center Access)

Participants can interact with tortoise, goats & static displays.

Fee: $200 Residents/$225 Non-Residents

Fee: $50 for 2 additional animal encounters

B.) 2-hour Party Indoor/Outdoor, Includes Nature Center Access

Includes Discovery Center Access, Indoor Nature Center Access, and Outdoor Area

Participants can interact with tortoise, goats, static displays, and 2 additional animal encounters.

Includes Indoor Nature Center Access

Fee: $300 Residents/$325 Non-Residents

You can reserve online or with the form below and visiting City Hall Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm or printed off the City website.  Make checks payable to City of Meadows Place; with payment, mail or turn into the City payments box at City Hall.

If reserving online, it is recommended that you call City Hall to confirm the available dates.

Pay for Nature Center Birthday Party Online


Nature Center Reservation Form

 For additional information or inquiries, please call: 281-642-7701 or

email: recreation@cityofmeadowsplace.org