Born Learning Galveston was “born on the island” in 2022 with an idea from Cindy Roberts-Gray, Sue Johnson, and June Collins-Pulliam. It came to fruition in 2023 and continues to expand in 2024 with more Trails and more Partners. Keep reading for locations and photographs. Find the trails on Google Maps here.

Here’s your fast track to becoming Baby Smart in two hours:

  • 1. Take the Are You Baby Smart? Quiz? We have it in English and in Spanish!
  • 2. Visit one of Galveston’s 3 Born Learning Trails!
    • Bonus points if you send us a selfie at one (or more) of the Trails! tag @uwgalv or include #BornLearningGalveston so we can see it

Adoue Park Born Learning Trail

Location

The trail begins at Adoue Park entrance, on 12th St., between Avenue H and Winnie Street and continues towards the North and then East onto Winnie towards Rosenberg Elementary School.

Partners

Installation Information

The Born Learning Trail at Adoue Park was installed on Tuesday, March 16, 2023, by volunteers from United Way of Galveston, Nia Cultural Center, Better Parks for Galveston (who also paid for the trail signs in English and in Spanish), City of Galveston’s Families, Children, and Youth Board, and Galveston City Council.


Moody Early Childhood Center Born Learning Trail

Location

The trail begins at the corner of 21st Street & Avenue K, then continues South on 21st Street, and then East on Avenue L.

Partners

Installation Information

The Born Learning Trail at Moody Early Childhood Center was installed on Saturday, April 13, 2024, by volunteers from Galveston Independent School District, Moody Early Childhood Center, and United Way of Galveston.


Parker Elementary School Born Learning Trail


Location

6802 Jones Drive, Galveston, Texas

Partners

Installation Information

The Born Learning Trail at Parker Elementary was installed on Saturday, May 11, 2024, by volunteers from Galveston Independent School District’s Parker Elementary School and United Way of Galveston.

Walter Norris Jr. Community Center INDOOR Born Learning Trail

Location

4700 Broadway, Galveston, Texas

Partners

Installation Information

The Born Learning Trail at WNJCC was installed on Saturday, April 13, 2024, by volunteers from Galveston Independent School District and United Way of Galveston.