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RGV Family Fun Events: January

Happy New Year! This January, take some time to explore local outings and events with the kids. Whether in McAllen, Brownsville, Harlingen, SPI, Rio Grande City, Mission, Edinburg, Weslaco, or anywhere in between, this guide is for you!

Our community calendar is a free resource for the Rio Grande Valley and below you can scroll through the many family-friendly events in the area this month. Have something to add to the calendar? Please do! 

Family Fun in the RGV: January Edition

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January 2018

Bird Walks

January 2 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Tuesday, repeating until May 1, 2018

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center, 714 Raul Longoria Rd
Edinburg, TX 78540 United States
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Regular admission, members free

Join us for a walk around our grounds as we introduce you to the abundant birds that make the EWBC home. Scopes, binoculars, and field guides are provided. Tours are available in English or Spanish. Can't make the tour this time? Call Monica Barrera, Interpretive Naturalist, to schedule a tour, Tuesday through Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (dependent on Naturalist availability). *Reservation required* Date: Every Tuesday Fee: Regular admission, members free

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Prenatal Yoga

January 2 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Kundalini Yoga House, 2219 Royal Palm
Mission, TX 78572 United States
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$20

Prenatal yoga is a gentle way to exercise and can teach you concentration, relaxation, and breathing techniques that will assist in preparing for labor and birth. Attending class regularly can also help relieve some of the discomforts you may experience during your pregnancy, such as heartburn, swelling, back pain, sleeplessness, and anxiety. All mommies 13-38 weeks pregnant are WELCOME. New class starts August 23rd at 6:30 pm. MENTION THIS POST AND RECEIVE $5 off TUITION! Please RSVP @ Kundalini Yoga…

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EWBC Big Days

January 3 @ 8:00 am - March 5 @ 4:00 pm
Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center, 714 Raul Longoria Rd
Edinburg, TX 78540 United States
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Free

The Valley is home to a variety of wildlife, and the EWBC is dedicating time to observe these critters and enter the sightings into citizen science databases. And the best part, you can help, too. Join us as we record sightings of birds, butterflies, and everything else and help us submit the data that can be potentially used for future research projects. Learn how to use apps like iNaturalist and eBird so you can also continue submitting data on your…

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The Nature Moods & Experiences | A Watercolor Painting Class for Homeschoolers (Ages 6 -10)

January 4 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, happening 24 times

Frontera Audubon, 1101 S Texas Blvd
Weslaco, TX 78596 United States
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$10

The most important watercolor painting exercises are the Nature Moods. When painting these exercises, the children experience examples of how color processes are also nature processes. This helps them to connect with the world around them in a very real and truthful way. Art and nature are expressions of each other and belong together. When children experience painting as a nature process they form a direct creative link with the world around them. Our nature mood painting exercises bring these…

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Nature Speaker Series: Frank Yturria Ranch- Documentary, Richard Moore

January 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Quinta Mazatlan World Birding Center, 600 Sunset Dr.
McAllen, TX 78504 United States
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$3.00

Enjoy a wealth knowledge from experts around the Valley as they share information about the region’s nature, culture, and people. Date: Thursday, January 4, 2018 Time: 6:00- 7:00 pm Fee: $3 program fee Topic: Frank Yturria Ranch- Documentary, Richard Moore.

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Shinrin Yoku

January 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center, 714 Raul Longoria Rd
Edinburg, TX 78540 United States
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Regular admission, members free

Shinrin-Yoku is the Japanese practice of soaking up the sights, smells, and sounds of nature to promote your health. Take a break from the stress of daily life with a slow, guided journey through the EWBC gardens to open your senses and relax your mind. RR.   Date: Saturday, January 6 Time: 2 - 3 p.m. Fee: Regular admission, members free.

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FIESTA MEXICANA

January 6 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
City of edinburg Courtyard, 415 W University
Edinburg, TX United States
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$20 - $35

Join us for our 2nd Annual Fiesta Mexicana concert featuring the music, dance, and culture of Mexico. Much of the production's wide appeal is attributed to its colorful and dynamic interweaving of the music, dance, culture of Mexico. One of the most recognized mariachi groups in the music industry, Mariachi Rey Azteca, along side the International Award Winning dancers from one of the nations leading Folkloric companies, the Edinburg Folklorico. To make this journey possible, we have pushed the boundaries…

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Story Time at Southmost (Brownsville)

January 8 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday, happening 4 times

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Monday and Wednesday, happening 4 times

Southmost Public Library, 4320 Southmost Rd
Brownsville, TX 78521 United States
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Story time in Brownsville at the Southmost Public Library. Join the Children's Department for a fun-filled hour of stories and crafts! * Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30 - 6:30 PM *

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Bird Walks

January 9 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Tuesday, repeating until May 1, 2018

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center, 714 Raul Longoria Rd
Edinburg, TX 78540 United States
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Regular admission, members free

Join us for a walk around our grounds as we introduce you to the abundant birds that make the EWBC home. Scopes, binoculars, and field guides are provided. Tours are available in English or Spanish. Can't make the tour this time? Call Monica Barrera, Interpretive Naturalist, to schedule a tour, Tuesday through Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (dependent on Naturalist availability). *Reservation required* Date: Every Tuesday Fee: Regular admission, members free

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Story Time at Main Branch (Brownsville)

January 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, happening 4 times

Brownsville Main Public Library, 2600 Central Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520 United States
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Join the Children's Department for a fun-filled hour of stories and crafts! Tuesdays at 11:00 AM and Wednesdays at 5:00 PM.

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At a Glance

Mon 22

EWBC Big Days

January 3 @ 8:00 am - March 5 @ 4:00 pm
714 Raul Longoria Rd
Mon 22

Story Time at Southmost (Brownsville)

January 22 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
4320 Southmost Rd
Mon 22

McAllen Wind Ensemble Open Rehearsal

January 22 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
801 Convention Center Drive
Tue 23

Bird Walks

January 23 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
714 Raul Longoria Rd
Tue 23

Story Time at Main Branch (Brownsville)

January 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
2600 Central Blvd
Tue 23

Prenatal Yoga

January 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
2219 Royal Palm
Thu 25

Nature Speaker Series: Earth Born- Organics, Russon Holbrook

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
600 Sunset Dr.
Sat 27

Vintage On Main- Market Days

January 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
1409 N. Main
Sat 27

Texas Citrus Fiesta 2018

January 27 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 27

Discovery Days!

January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
600 Sunset Dr.
Sat 27

Puppet Show

January 27 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
714 Raul Longoria Rd
Sat 27

Puppet Show: Teeth & Skulls

January 27 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
714 Raul Longoria Rd
Sat 27

Movies at the Park – Boss Baby

January 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun 28

Spectacular Saturday

January 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
714 Raul Longoria Rd
Mon 29

Story Time at Southmost (Brownsville)

January 29 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
4320 Southmost Rd
Tue 30

Bird Walks

January 30 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
714 Raul Longoria Rd
Tue 30

Story Time at Main Branch (Brownsville)

January 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
2600 Central Blvd
Tue 30

Prenatal Yoga

January 30 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
2219 Royal Palm
Feb 02

Girls Night Out Bingo

February 2 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
501 E Ringgold St
Feb 03

Photo Adventures

February 3 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
714 Raul Longoria Rd
Feb 03

Discovery Days!

February 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
600 Sunset Dr.
Feb 06

Bird Walks

February 6 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
714 Raul Longoria Rd
Feb 06

Prenatal Yoga

February 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
2219 Royal Palm
Feb 10

Discovery Days!

February 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
600 Sunset Dr.
Feb 13

Bird Walks

February 13 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
714 Raul Longoria Rd
Feb 13

Prenatal Yoga

February 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
2219 Royal Palm

 

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