2013 Calendar & Events

Oct.14 Dec.

5th Annual Amateur Photography Contest and Exhibit


From now until Nov. 30, the public is asked to view and judge their favorite photos to participate in
the 2014 Photo Contest! This year, the public will judge the show, the top three photos receiving the
most votes in each category will be awarded cash prizes at an Awards Banquet on Dec. 1!

Please stop by and cast your vote(s) during regular Museum hours. There is no admission fee for this exhibit.


Exhibit Gallery
Katy & E. Don Walker, Sr. Education Center

Nov. 15

Weekend Demonstrations

Step back in time and visit the talented artisans that work Saturdays on the Museum Grounds.
Between the hours of 10:00am and 2:00pm, you may be lucky to catch a glimpse of a working
spinner/weaver, a kick-wheel potter, or a woodworker using methods of the time that the Houston
family lived and worked on these grounds. Look for directional signs on the grounds!

Saturday demonstrations are a great time for all ages! We look forward to seeing you here.

Nov. 22

Weekend Demonstrations

Step back in time and visit the talented artisans that work Saturdays on the Museum Grounds.
Between the hours of 10:00am - 2:00pm, you may be lucky to catch a glimpse of a working
spinner/weaver, a kick-wheel potter, or a woodworker using methods of the time that the Houston
family lived and worked on these grounds. Look for directional signs on the grounds!

Nov. 29

Weekend Demonstrations

Step back in time and visit the talented artisans that work Saturdays on the Museum Grounds. 
Between the hours of 10:00am - 2:00pm, you might see spinning and weaving, kick-wheel pottery,
or woodworking going on around the Grounds! This is a great activity for visitors of all ages!

We look forward to your visit to the Museum.

Dec. 1

5th Annual Photography Contest Awards and Artist's Reception

Monday, December 1, 2014
5:30- 7:00pm
FREE PUBLIC EVENT

Exhibit Gallery
Katy & E. Don Walker, Sr. Education Center
1402 19th Street
Huntsville, TX 77340

Winner's will NOT BE NOTIFIED prior to this reception. You do NOT need to be present to win. Winner's of the 2014 Photo Contest will be as a result of PUBLIC VOTING, please vote daily and vote often for your favorite photos! Voting will close on Sunday, November 30 at 4:30pm.

Dec. 6

Houston Family Christmas

Museum Grounds
10:00 - 2:00pm

Celebrate the holiday season with us! Our weekend demonstrators will be in attendance providing
an opportunity for the public to step back in time and watch spinning and weaving, kick-wheel pottery, and woodworking by talented artisans around the Museum Complex!

Please mark your calendars to join us!

More information to follow.