Earth Day 2021

3rd Annual Earth Day CelebrationSaturday, April 24 10am-2pm Join us for this FREE event for the entire community celebrating our local natural resources. Explore our native prairie restoration, stroll along the spring run and see where the Comal River begins, participate in hands-on activities and scavenger hunts, and enjoy some time getting connected with nature. […]

Covid-19 Updates

Last updated June 24 The Headwaters at the Comal staff is monitoring the evolving Covid-19 situation. Our priority is the health and safety of our staff, volunteers, and visitors. We are open for small, pre-scheduled groups to walk the grounds, explore, or sit and enjoy nature in our open air pavilion. Registration Guidelines Visitors are […]

Spring at Headwaters

Winter is winding down, the weather is heating up and so is our programming.McKenna Youth Series: Polishing Pennies Wednesday, February 19 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Composting 101 Saturday, February 29 10:00 – 11:00 am Saturday SEAM Series: March Magnets Saturday, March 21 10:00 am – 11:00 am Fix a Leak Week: DIY Home Assessments […]

Fall at Headwaters

Summer may be over, but there’s still lots of great programming to enjoy at the Headwaters!Imagine a Day Without Water: DIY Rain Barrel Workshop Wednesday, October 23 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm In honor of Imagine a Day Without Water, the Headwaters at the Comal and New Braunfels Utilities will host a DIY Rain Barrel […]

Summer at Headwaters

The weather is heating up and we’re excited to offer fun and educational summer programming for all ages!!Youth Summer Science Series: Solar Bags Thursday, May 16 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm In May, young scientists see the incredible power of the sun by using our Solar Bag! The Solar Bag, which stretches to either 50 […]

Summer Programming at Headwaters

The weather is heating up and we’re excited to offer fun and educational summer programming for all ages!!Bat Detection 101 Tuesday, August 14 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm During this talk, learn more about bats in our area and tricks to locate them in your neighborhood. Program led by Bat Conservation International Volunteer, Coco Brennan. […]

May Programming at Headwaters

May programming will feature a few new additions to Headwaters programming. These classes will be the first in a wide range of programming to come at the Headwaters. We look forward to sharing these classes and opportunities. Advance reservations for all classes and programs are strongly recommended.Chair Yoga Practice Thursday, May 10 9:30-10:30 This will […]

Earth Day Celebration 2018

The Headwaters First Earth Day Celebration will take place on Sunday, April 22 from 1:00-5:00! To celebrate our first Earth Day, the Headwaters will be open for a FREE event to celebrate the restoration of the site. While you’re here, take part in family activities, tours, and learn more about ways to get involved with […]

The Big Give 2018

Thanks so much to everyone for the support we received during the Big Give! Through your generous donations we were able to raise over $7,800 to surpass our fundraising goal and help fund exciting programming and education for the entire community In the Spring & Summer of 2018, we will be hosting programming to educate […]

March Programming at Headwaters

Feather in the water at the Headwaters at the Comal

March programming will focus on water issues, in honor of World Water Day, which is held annually on Thursday, March 22. The theme for 2018 is Nature for Water, which focuses on how nature can be used to overcome the water challenges of the 21st century. Nature based systems, including land restoration, vegetation buffers along […]