What: Houston Arboretum & Nature Center's Evergreen young professionals kick-off party.
Where: Houston Arboretum & Nature Center on the edge of Memorial Park.
The 411: Close to 100 green-minded young professionals partied across the 155-acre outdoor setting for the kick-off of the Evergreen group. Wine, beer and appetizers fueled the fun that included various yard games in the outdoor courtyard that was lighted with luminaries for the party.
Evergreen organizer Amy Barton invited 20- and 30-somethings to join the organization that works to protect the lush green space. Activities will include happy hours, volunteer opportunities and dog friendly gatherings. Special guests on this night were canine Ziggy Stardust and owls from the Wildlife Center of Texas.
Who: Erin McNally, Justin Skrobarczyk, Caroline Roney, Ernie Valdez, Katie Campbell, Corey Gussett, Charity Smith, Blayne Arnold, Candace Idlebire, Sam Koy, Chris Hollis, Lori Lang, Corey Brown, Sara Arnett and Geoff Moralda.