Get your tickets for the 12th Annual Prairie Experience: Heritage Fest

Saturday, October 2, 2021Legacy Plaza Pavilion in Goldthwaite, Texas RSVP BY SEPTEMBER 20TH $150 per individual takeout meal • $1200 per 8-person tableTakeout meals will be available for pickup in the Welcome Center from 5-6pm. Since our last Prairie Experience, youth and adults have participated in a variety of educational programs dealing with a vast […]

Volunteer Call-Out for Ground-Truthing GPR Results

Verifying Targets & Features in the Clovis Field Survey For the past six years archeologists, and a small army of volunteers from the Gault School of Archeological Research (GSAR), and various local archeology societies have been working in western Mills County about 10 miles west of Goldthwaite, TX. Situated near the Pecan Bayou, a tributary […]

Fairy Door Hunt May 1-31

When: May 1-31 during open hoursAll ages Twenty artists have created FAIRY DOORS and we have them hidden throughout the Gardens. Come find the fairies among the wildflowers! Scavenger hunt lists are available in the Welcome Center and at the Jennie Trent Dew Library.

You’re invited! Land Stewardship: A Conversation About Conservation

When: Saturday, May 8th at 10:00 a.m.Where: Goldthwaite Pavilion Thanks to a grant from the American Library Association (ALA) and The Institute of Museum & Library Services (IMLS), Mills County has been given the opportunity to have a Community Conversation. Jennie Trent Dew Library Director Susan Lindsey looked at various topics and decided land stewardship is […]

5th Annual Waking Up With Wildflowers

When: Friday, May 7, 2021 at 10amWhere: Goldthwaite Welcome CenterCost: $10Questions: 325-451-0487 It’s our 5th annual Waking Up with Wildflowers! Enjoy locally made coffee and treats from while strolling through our garden full of wildflowers with Savannah Early. This is a great chance to learn about native plants and socialize with friends in a beautiful setting. […]

Lights Out Texas April 19th-May 7th

Join us in promoting Lights Out Texas! Every spring and fall, billions of birds migrate through the US, mostly under the cover of darkness. This mass movement of birds must contend with a dramatically increasing but still largely unrecognized threat: light pollution. Light pollution harms birds, but you can help. The ProblemU.S. bird populations are declining […]

Show us some love!

Valentine’s Day Seed Card Fundraiser It’s never too early to start thinking about how to spoil your loved ones this Valentine’s Day and we’ve got just the thing! We are selling little heart shaped cards made from recycled paper and wildflower seeds. Soak and plant this card in the ground to watch your love grow […]

Holiday Lights and Luminarias

Texas Botanical Gardens is lighting up again this holiday season! Come enjoy Christmas decorations, lights on the trees, and luminarias open to the public every evening.  Remember your loved ones with a luminaria in our Texas Botanical Gardens, in honor or in memory. Cost is $20 each and may be purchased at the Goldthwaite Library […]

Nature Mandala Workshop

This past Saturday, Texas Botanical Gardens hosted a Nature Mandala workshop. The morning was all about enjoying the beautiful garden, while celebrating the changing season and creating nature art. The workshop started off with a creative flow meditation for adults and yoga for the kiddos. The fun continued with painting rocks for the center of […]