Welcome To the Houston Group's New Website

The Houston Group is in the process of migrating its website to a new Content Management System. The migration is set to be complete on or around March 15, 2015.Please be patient as we finish updating the site with latest information. If you are interested in helping and/or contributing content, or if you notice any mistakes in the new site, please send an email to houston.webmaster@lonestar.sierraclub.org.

Mission Statement:

The mission of the Houston Sierra Club is to foster the quality of the environment within its territorial limits and to work for the purposes of the Sierra Club, including:   "To protect and conserve the natural resources of the State of Texas, the United States, and the world; to undertake an publish scientific and educational studies concerning all aspects of man's environment and the natural ecosystems of the world; and to educate the people of the United States and the world to the need to preserve and restore the quality of that environment and the integrity of those ecosystems." 


Upcoming Meetings

Please join us at one of our upcoming monthly programs:

June 11: General Meeting at 7 P.M.

Program Title: "Eco Tourism in Cambodia"

In June, the Sierra Club welcomes Della Barbato. Barbato is an educator with Earth Voice; and she specializes in teaching groups of all ages about the recycle-reduce-reuse system, local wildlife, marine debris, and how people can make a difference in all of these areas. On June 11 Barbato will tell Sierra Club attendees about her trip to Cambodia to help implement a zero waste and recycling program in an eco tourism village.  Join us to hear what you can learn right here in Houston from her experiences on the other side of the world.

Location: Pecore Hall of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

1805 West Alabama (at the corner of West Alabama and Woodhead).

(Social period begins at 7:00 PM. Main program begins at 7:30 PM.)


Houston Group Newsletter

For the current newsletter, click the "Newsletters" tab.   

 

 


This is the complete calendar of activities for the Houston Group. For the outings calendar, see the Outings tab.

Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge

North Jetty Beach Clean Up

Visit & Hike at Ivy Payne Wildlife Refuge

Forest Walk: Roy E. Larson Sandylands Preserve

Earth Day Festival at Discovery Green

East End Bike Ride

Guadalupe River SP, Car Camping

Trail Maintenance Hike in Sam Houston National Forest

Annual Yard Sale

Visit & Hike Attwater Prairie Chicken NWR

View Wildflowers on the Blackland Prairies of Sam Houston NF

Trail Maintenance Hike in Sam Houston National Forest

Cypress Wonderland Canoe/Kayak