Author Archives: Whitney Wolf

Jim’s This & That September 2018

JIM’S THIS & THAT: September 2018 We survived another Texas summer…and this one was pretty miserable. With cooler weather around the corner, some great activities are heating up. Check ‘em out. Nourish beginnings, let us nourish beginnings. Not all things are blessed, but the seeds of all things are blessed. The blessing is in the seed. (Muriel Rukeyser, 1913 – 1980) *** Take a look inside for… 1. Links to community calendars … and including … 2. News You Can Use: articles, activities, and resources 3. Area organizations… Read More →

Dragonflyer #74 – August 2018

A Message from our President Bruce Stewart, NTMN President, provides a summary of the summer social and the celebration of our 20th year as a Texas Master Naturalist chapter. He also asks the question – what is the right size for us? Read the article here. NTMN member Heather Lowe presents fellow NTMN member Connie Koval with a 20th anniversary patch for completing a winning game board at the Summer Social. NTMNs Out and About 2018 Nature Leaders Discover how Rosemont Elementary School 5th grade students are learning about the Blackland Prairie by becoming Nature… Read More →

September General Meeting – Frogs–They are Calling….are you Listening?

Meeting will be: Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 6:30 pm at the Episcopal School of Dallas             Frogs–They are Calling….are you Listening? Frogs are all over the metroplex, but you are more likely to hear them before you see them!  Join Jessie Crowley, Lead Naturalist Educator for the Perot Museum of Nature and Science and frog lover for a few tips and tricks to ID local frogs and toads by sight and sound.  We will end this presentation with a night hike to listen for… Read More →

August 1 Chapter Meeting – Hurricane Harvey – One Year Later

Meeting will be: Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 6:30 pm at Brookhaven College Hurricane Harvey – One Year Later A one-hour presentation for the North Texas Master Naturalists over the impact of hurricane Harvey one year after. Kelly Norrid  from Texas Parks and Wildlife was there during the entire event, and the media reached out to him on several occasions about how wildlife was responding to the impacts of the hurricane. Date: Wednesday, August 1, 2018 Schedule: 6:30 Meet and eat 7:00 Introduction and Announcements 7:20 Featured Presentation 8:45 Adjournment The meeting place… Read More →