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Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) 8:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH)
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) Tuesdays, June 6, 13, 20 and 27, and July 11 and 18, 2017   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Thursdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, and July 6 and 13   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Join Stephanie Varnum on Hexalectris orchid surveys at Cedar Ridge Preserve. They are starting to bloom! This is the 14th year of this Citizen Science project at Cedar Ridge Preserve for counting and tagging these terrestrial orchids, which, worldwide, are uncommon to extremely rare. Newcomers are welcome!......
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National Trails Day Workday at Oak Cliff Nature Preserve (VH) 9:00 am
National Trails Day Workday at Oak Cliff Nature Preserve (VH)
Jun 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
National Trails Day Workday at Oak Cliff Nature Preserve (VH) Saturday, June 3, 2017   9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Join the Texas Land Conservancy for National Trails Day at Oak Cliff Nature Preserve. The TLC is hosting the workday and is launching a new interactive trail map for mobile use. The preserve is currently used by the mountain biking community and trail running clubs. NTMN is a partner of TLC in the Oak Cliff preserve, and they are asking for our participation in the workday, which will include......
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Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH) 9:00 am
Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH)
Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH) Sundays, May 28 and June 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2017   9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Twelve Hills will have workdays on the following dates. All times are 9-11 AM. We’ll remove invasive plants in the prairie area and do weeding and planting in the butterfly garden. Sunday, May 28 Postponed to Monday, May 29 Sunday, June 4 Sunday, June 11 Sunday, June 18 Sunday, June 25 Come prepared with sun protection, water, work gloves, your favorite tools for weeding. Workdays......
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Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
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CANCELLED – Hexalectris survey sessions this week 8:30 am
CANCELLED – Hexalectris survey sessions this week
Jun 6 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Steohanie Varnum canceled this week’s sessions due to all of the rain this weekend. Posted 6/4/17 wbw
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
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LLELA Wednesday Morning Workdays (VH) 8:30 am
LLELA Wednesday Morning Workdays (VH)
Jun 7 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) (VH) Wednesday Morning Workdays, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) needs NTMN volunteers to work on their prairie restoration and other projects. Projects include (but are not limited to) nursery work such as seed harvesting and replanting, development of hiking and kayak trails, development of primitive camping areas, bird banding station activities, habitat evaluations, prescribed burns, removal of historic fence/tree lines, removal of exotic species. Volunteers meet between 8:30 and 9:00 AM. Stay as long as you......
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
Entomology Workdays at Hagerman NWR (VH) 8:30 pm
Entomology Workdays at Hagerman NWR (VH)
Jun 7 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Entomology Workdays at Hagerman NWR (VH) Wednesday, June 7, Saturday, June 10, and Friday, June 16, 2017   8:30 PM – 10:30 PM Hagerman NWR is working on a permanent insect collection that will be viewable by the public and used in education programs at the refuge. The project is being led by Courtney Anderson, General Biologist. If you would like to participate in this project, attendance at the April 3 class is a must, unless you have had other entomologist training. Collection dates and work dates begin in......
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CANCELLED – Hexalectris survey sessions this week 8:30 am
CANCELLED – Hexalectris survey sessions this week
Jun 8 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Steohanie Varnum canceled this week’s sessions due to all of the rain this weekend. Posted 6/4/17 wbw
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
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Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
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Trinity Bird Count (VH) 7:30 am
Trinity Bird Count (VH)
Jun 10 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am
Trinity Bird Count (VH) Saturday, June 10, 2017   7:30 AM – 10:30 AM Did you know the Trinity River is home to more than 160 species of birds at different times of the year? Come out and explore the Trinity River and participate in this citizen science program to help us learn more about the birds that use various habitats along the Trinity’s banks. Area 7 Bird Count – Joppa Preserve When: Saturday, June 10, 7:30 am – 10:30 am Where: Joppa Preserve, Dallas, TX From I-45 South, exit......
(FTLOTL) For the Love of the Lake – Second Saturday Shoreline Spruce-Up (VH) 8:00 am
(FTLOTL) For the Love of the Lake – Second Saturday Shoreline Spruce-Up (VH)
Jun 10 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
(FTLOTL) For the Love of the Lake – Second Saturday Shoreline Spruce-Up (VH) Saturday, June 10, 2017   8:00 AM – 10:00 AM Clean the shores of White Rock Lake by picking up trash. Sign in at the FTLOTL office at 1152 N Buckner Blvd, Dallas, TX 75218, NE Corner of Garland Rd. and Buckner Blvd. in Casa Linda Plaza (facing Buckner & Doctors Hospital). Gloves and pick-up tools are provided. Location: White Rock Lake, E. Lawther Dr., Dallas 75218, and W. Lawther Dr., Dallas 75214 Contact: Joanne Parker  ......
TRAC – Second Saturday Habitat Restoration (VH) 8:00 am
TRAC – Second Saturday Habitat Restoration (VH)
Jun 10 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
TRAC – Second Saturday Habitat Restoration (VH) Saturday, June 10, 2017   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Join MN friends in habitat management, including in butterfly garden, and other activities at TRAC. No training is required, and anyone can come out to help. Minimum age is 12. Ages 12-17 must be accompanied by an adult. Location: Trinity River Audubon Center, 6500 S. Loop 12, Dallas 75217 Contact: Jim Shouse  jshouse@sbcglobal.net Website: http://www.trinityriveraudubon.org Report VH to Trinity River Audubon Center (TRAC): Wildscape & Facility Maintenance MM 1/17/17  
Cedar Hill State Park – Workday (VH) 9:00 am
Cedar Hill State Park – Workday (VH)
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cedar Hill State Park – Workday (VH) Saturday, June 10, 2017   9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Join us at Cedar Hill State Park on the 2nd Saturday of each month for natural resource projects including invasive species removal, cedar removal, installation and maintenance of pollinator gardens and pond. This beautiful park is on Joe Pool Lake. Bring gloves, loppers and shovels or small hand trowels, if you have them, as well as sun and insect protection and water bottle. Those who would like to work on the pond......
Entomology Workdays at Hagerman NWR (VH) 8:30 pm
Entomology Workdays at Hagerman NWR (VH)
Jun 10 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Entomology Workdays at Hagerman NWR (VH) Wednesday, June 7, Saturday, June 10, and Friday, June 16, 2017   8:30 PM – 10:30 PM Hagerman NWR is working on a permanent insect collection that will be viewable by the public and used in education programs at the refuge. The project is being led by Courtney Anderson, General Biologist. If you would like to participate in this project, attendance at the April 3 class is a must, unless you have had other entomologist training. Collection dates and work dates begin in......
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Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH) 9:00 am
Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH)
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH) Sundays, May 28 and June 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2017   9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Twelve Hills will have workdays on the following dates. All times are 9-11 AM. We’ll remove invasive plants in the prairie area and do weeding and planting in the butterfly garden. Sunday, May 28 Postponed to Monday, May 29 Sunday, June 4 Sunday, June 11 Sunday, June 18 Sunday, June 25 Come prepared with sun protection, water, work gloves, your favorite tools for weeding. Workdays......
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Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
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Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) 8:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH)
Jun 13 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) Tuesdays, June 6, 13, 20 and 27, and July 11 and 18, 2017   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Thursdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, and July 6 and 13   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Join Stephanie Varnum on Hexalectris orchid surveys at Cedar Ridge Preserve. They are starting to bloom! This is the 14th year of this Citizen Science project at Cedar Ridge Preserve for counting and tagging these terrestrial orchids, which, worldwide, are uncommon to extremely rare. Newcomers are welcome!......
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
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LLELA Wednesday Morning Workdays (VH) 8:30 am
LLELA Wednesday Morning Workdays (VH)
Jun 14 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) (VH) Wednesday Morning Workdays, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) needs NTMN volunteers to work on their prairie restoration and other projects. Projects include (but are not limited to) nursery work such as seed harvesting and replanting, development of hiking and kayak trails, development of primitive camping areas, bird banding station activities, habitat evaluations, prescribed burns, removal of historic fence/tree lines, removal of exotic species. Volunteers meet between 8:30 and 9:00 AM. Stay as long as you......
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 14 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
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Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) 8:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH)
Jun 15 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) Tuesdays, June 6, 13, 20 and 27, and July 11 and 18, 2017   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Thursdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, and July 6 and 13   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Join Stephanie Varnum on Hexalectris orchid surveys at Cedar Ridge Preserve. They are starting to bloom! This is the 14th year of this Citizen Science project at Cedar Ridge Preserve for counting and tagging these terrestrial orchids, which, worldwide, are uncommon to extremely rare. Newcomers are welcome!......
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
Texas Discovery Gardens – Workdays (VH) 9:00 am
Texas Discovery Gardens – Workdays (VH)
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Texas Discovery Gardens – Workdays (VH) Thursday, June 15, and Saturday, June 17, 2017   9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Bring your favorite clippers and weeding tools for routine maintenance on The Benny Simpson Native Plant Garden. Meet in the Greenhouse at Texas Discovery Gardens at 3601 MLK Blvd. in Fair Park.  Enter at Gate 6 and continue to the right around the back to the Greenhouse. NOTE: Fair Park has paid parking during some events. Tell the attendants that you are volunteering at TDG, show them your badge, and they......
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Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
Entomology Workdays at Hagerman NWR (VH) 8:30 pm
Entomology Workdays at Hagerman NWR (VH)
Jun 16 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Entomology Workdays at Hagerman NWR (VH) Wednesday, June 7, Saturday, June 10, and Friday, June 16, 2017   8:30 PM – 10:30 PM Hagerman NWR is working on a permanent insect collection that will be viewable by the public and used in education programs at the refuge. The project is being led by Courtney Anderson, General Biologist. If you would like to participate in this project, attendance at the April 3 class is a must, unless you have had other entomologist training. Collection dates and work dates begin in......
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Cedar Ridge Preserve – Conservation in Action Workday (VH) 8:00 am
Cedar Ridge Preserve – Conservation in Action Workday (VH)
Jun 17 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Cedar Ridge Preserve – Conservation in Action Workday (VH) Saturday, June 17, 2017     8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Habitat restoration and trail maintenance at Cedar Ridge Preserve is on the third Saturday of every month throughout the year, rain or shine. Volunteers remove non-native plants, restore trails, and work in the butterfly garden. We’ll provide water, snacks, and tools. Wear sturdy boots or shoes with good ankle support. Bring gloves, sun screen and bug repellent. People are welcome to come and leave early if they can’t stay. And......
Oak Cliff Nature Preserve Workday (VH) 8:00 am
Oak Cliff Nature Preserve Workday (VH)
Jun 17 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Oak Cliff Nature Preserve Workday (VH) Saturday, June 17, 2017   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Come out to the Oak Cliff Nature Preserve for a workday in partnership with Texas Land Conservancy and DORBA. We’ll be removing privet; bring water and any tools you like to use. Location: Oak Cliff Nature Preserve, 2875 Pierce St., Dallas 75233 Website: http://texaslandconservancy.org Project Leader/Contact: Lee Kelton   keltland@sbcglobal.net   214-763-0913 Report VH to Oak Cliff Nature Preserve: Natural Resource Management MM 6/15/17
Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) Saturday Workday (VH) 9:00 am
Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) Saturday Workday (VH)
Jun 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) Saturday Workday (VH) Saturday, June 17, 2017   9:00 AM – 12:00 PM The Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) needs NTMN volunteers to work on prairie restoration and related projects. Depending on the weather, projects may include nursery work such as seed harvesting and replanting, maintenance of hiking trails, or removal of exotic species. Bring your work gloves, insect protection, and a bottle of water. Volunteers meet at the Greenhouse between 8:30 and 9:00 AM. We will wrap up around noon. Please......
Texas Discovery Gardens – Workdays (VH) 9:00 am
Texas Discovery Gardens – Workdays (VH)
Jun 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Texas Discovery Gardens – Workdays (VH) Thursday, June 15, and Saturday, June 17, 2017   9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Bring your favorite clippers and weeding tools for routine maintenance on The Benny Simpson Native Plant Garden. Meet in the Greenhouse at Texas Discovery Gardens at 3601 MLK Blvd. in Fair Park.  Enter at Gate 6 and continue to the right around the back to the Greenhouse. NOTE: Fair Park has paid parking during some events. Tell the attendants that you are volunteering at TDG, show them your badge, and they......
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Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH) 9:00 am
Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH)
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH) Sundays, May 28 and June 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2017   9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Twelve Hills will have workdays on the following dates. All times are 9-11 AM. We’ll remove invasive plants in the prairie area and do weeding and planting in the butterfly garden. Sunday, May 28 Postponed to Monday, May 29 Sunday, June 4 Sunday, June 11 Sunday, June 18 Sunday, June 25 Come prepared with sun protection, water, work gloves, your favorite tools for weeding. Workdays......
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Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH) 11:00 am
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH)
Jun 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH) Monday-Thursday, June 19-22, 2017   11:00 AM – 1:30 PM Master Naturalists are needed to volunteer at a children’s enrichment program at the Bishop Arts Theater Center. Each day we will present activities and trunks based on the daily topic. The daily topics are as follows: Monday, June 19, 11:00-1:30, Entomology, pollinator trunk Tuesday, June 20, 11:00-1:30, Geology Wednesday, June 21, 11:00-1:30, Botany, prairie trunk Thursday, June 22, 11:00-1:30, Wildlife, bird and mammal trunks Volunteers do not have to be specialists in any of......
Coppell Biodiversity Education Center (VH) 1:00 pm
Coppell Biodiversity Education Center (VH)
Jun 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Coppell Biodiversity Education Center (VH) Monday, June 19, 2017   1:00 PM – 3:30 PM  Help with students participating in the BEC “Camp-Do-It-All.” Activities will include a nature hike, Migration Headache outdoor game and Arts in Nature inside the BEC. To volunteer, contact Maura Breen  mbreen@coppelltx.gov or Ann Adams  aadams@coppell.gov. Location: Coppell Biodiversity Education Center, Coppell Nature Park at Wagon Wheel Park, 367 S. Freeport Parkway, Coppell 75019 Project Leader: Judy Parsons   judytparsons@yahoo.com Report VH to Coppell Nature Park: Educational Talk MM 6/5/17
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Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) 8:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH)
Jun 20 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) Tuesdays, June 6, 13, 20 and 27, and July 11 and 18, 2017   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Thursdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, and July 6 and 13   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Join Stephanie Varnum on Hexalectris orchid surveys at Cedar Ridge Preserve. They are starting to bloom! This is the 14th year of this Citizen Science project at Cedar Ridge Preserve for counting and tagging these terrestrial orchids, which, worldwide, are uncommon to extremely rare. Newcomers are welcome!......
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 20 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH) 11:00 am
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH)
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH) Monday-Thursday, June 19-22, 2017   11:00 AM – 1:30 PM Master Naturalists are needed to volunteer at a children’s enrichment program at the Bishop Arts Theater Center. Each day we will present activities and trunks based on the daily topic. The daily topics are as follows: Monday, June 19, 11:00-1:30, Entomology, pollinator trunk Tuesday, June 20, 11:00-1:30, Geology Wednesday, June 21, 11:00-1:30, Botany, prairie trunk Thursday, June 22, 11:00-1:30, Wildlife, bird and mammal trunks Volunteers do not have to be specialists in any of......
(UFAC) Urban Forest Advisory Committee – Meeting (VH) 6:00 pm
(UFAC) Urban Forest Advisory Committee – Meeting (VH)
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
(UFAC) Urban Forest Advisory Committee – Meeting (VH) Tuesday, June 20, 2017     6:00 PM – 8:00 PM This meeting was cancelled. The Urban Forest Advisory Committee works with City of Dallas officials to create, maintain, and protect the city’s trees and forests and to educate the public about trees. Everyone interested in trees is welcome! Contact: Sara Beckelman sbwormlady@gmail.com Location: Meadows Conference Center, 2900 Live Oak St., Room 300 Trinity, Dallas 75204 Website: www.dallastrees.org Report VH to Urban Forest Advisory Committee (UFAC). MM 1/14/17
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LLELA Wednesday Morning Workdays (VH) 8:30 am
LLELA Wednesday Morning Workdays (VH)
Jun 21 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) (VH) Wednesday Morning Workdays, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) needs NTMN volunteers to work on their prairie restoration and other projects. Projects include (but are not limited to) nursery work such as seed harvesting and replanting, development of hiking and kayak trails, development of primitive camping areas, bird banding station activities, habitat evaluations, prescribed burns, removal of historic fence/tree lines, removal of exotic species. Volunteers meet between 8:30 and 9:00 AM. Stay as long as you......
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 21 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH) 11:00 am
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH)
Jun 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH) Monday-Thursday, June 19-22, 2017   11:00 AM – 1:30 PM Master Naturalists are needed to volunteer at a children’s enrichment program at the Bishop Arts Theater Center. Each day we will present activities and trunks based on the daily topic. The daily topics are as follows: Monday, June 19, 11:00-1:30, Entomology, pollinator trunk Tuesday, June 20, 11:00-1:30, Geology Wednesday, June 21, 11:00-1:30, Botany, prairie trunk Thursday, June 22, 11:00-1:30, Wildlife, bird and mammal trunks Volunteers do not have to be specialists in any of......
Coppell Biodiversity Education Center (VH) 1:00 pm
Coppell Biodiversity Education Center (VH)
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Coppell Biodiversity Education Center (VH) Wednesday, June 21, 2017   1:00 PM – 3:30 PM  Help with students participating in the BEC “Camp-Do-It-All.” Activities will include a nature hike, Quick Frozen Critters outdoor game, Spiders outdoor classroom and Incredible Journey inside the BEC. To volunteer, contact Maura Breen  mbreen@coppelltx.gov or Ann Adams  aadams@coppell.gov. Location: Coppell Biodiversity Education Center, Coppell Nature Park at Wagon Wheel Park, 367 S. Freeport Parkway, Coppell 75019 Project Leader: Judy Parsons   judytparsons@yahoo.com Report VH to Coppell Nature Park: Educational Talk MM 6/5/17
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Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) 8:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH)
Jun 22 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) Tuesdays, June 6, 13, 20 and 27, and July 11 and 18, 2017   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Thursdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, and July 6 and 13   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Join Stephanie Varnum on Hexalectris orchid surveys at Cedar Ridge Preserve. They are starting to bloom! This is the 14th year of this Citizen Science project at Cedar Ridge Preserve for counting and tagging these terrestrial orchids, which, worldwide, are uncommon to extremely rare. Newcomers are welcome!......
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH) 11:00 am
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH)
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Bishop Arts Educational Outreach (VH) Monday-Thursday, June 19-22, 2017   11:00 AM – 1:30 PM Master Naturalists are needed to volunteer at a children’s enrichment program at the Bishop Arts Theater Center. Each day we will present activities and trunks based on the daily topic. The daily topics are as follows: Monday, June 19, 11:00-1:30, Entomology, pollinator trunk Tuesday, June 20, 11:00-1:30, Geology Wednesday, June 21, 11:00-1:30, Botany, prairie trunk Thursday, June 22, 11:00-1:30, Wildlife, bird and mammal trunks Volunteers do not have to be specialists in any of......
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Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) 9:00 am
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH)
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Cub Scout Day Camp and Twilight Camps (VH) Weekdays, June 5-23, 2017 The 2017 Cub Camp theme is Bug Hunters! Introduce Cub Scouts and their families to the role of pollinators in nature using the Pollinator Nature Discovery Trunk. Volunteer for one or more days or evenings. Locations vary, including sites in Dallas, Mesquite, Richardson, Plano and McKinney. For schedules, see the Circle Ten website, below. To volunteer, contact David Parrish, okcanoe@tx.rr.com or 469-733-6089. Website: http://circleten.org/day-camp-twilight-camp Report VH to Scouting – Boy/Girl Scouts – Outreach and Education MM......
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DCAC – Habitat Restoration Workday (VH) 9:00 am
DCAC – Habitat Restoration Workday (VH)
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
DCAC – Monthly Habitat Workday (VH) Saturday, June 24, 2017   9:00 AM – 12:00 PM We’ll work on trail maintenance, removing invasive species, etc. Location: Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center, 1206 W. FM 1382, Cedar Hill, TX 75104, just south of Cedar Hill State Park entrance Organization website: http://tx.audubon.org/dogwood.html Contact: Julie Collins   jcollins@audubon.org Report VH to Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center (DCAC): Wildscape and Facility Maintenance OR Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center (DCAC): Natural Resource Management MM 2/17/17
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Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH) 9:00 am
Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH)
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Twelve Hills Nature Center – Workdays (VH) Sundays, May 28 and June 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2017   9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Twelve Hills will have workdays on the following dates. All times are 9-11 AM. We’ll remove invasive plants in the prairie area and do weeding and planting in the butterfly garden. Sunday, May 28 Postponed to Monday, May 29 Sunday, June 4 Sunday, June 11 Sunday, June 18 Sunday, June 25 Come prepared with sun protection, water, work gloves, your favorite tools for weeding. Workdays......
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Clymer Meadow Workday (VH) 7:30 am
Clymer Meadow Workday (VH)
Jun 26 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Clymer Meadow Workday (VH) Monday, June 26, 2017  7:30 AM – 12:00 PM Clymer Meadow will have a volunteer workday on Monday, June 26. There is gammmagrass ready for harvest, and volunteers are needed for help with collecting ripe seed. There will also be time for visiting a prairie area or two for a “wild harvest.” Volunteers will have the opportunity to see some areas of Clymer not typically visited during hours and will be able to see some of the recent work there. Volunteers should arrive at......
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Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) 8:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH)
Jun 27 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) Tuesdays, June 6, 13, 20 and 27, and July 11 and 18, 2017   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Thursdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, and July 6 and 13   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Join Stephanie Varnum on Hexalectris orchid surveys at Cedar Ridge Preserve. They are starting to bloom! This is the 14th year of this Citizen Science project at Cedar Ridge Preserve for counting and tagging these terrestrial orchids, which, worldwide, are uncommon to extremely rare. Newcomers are welcome!......
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LLELA Wednesday Morning Workdays (VH) 8:30 am
LLELA Wednesday Morning Workdays (VH)
Jun 28 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) (VH) Wednesday Morning Workdays, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) needs NTMN volunteers to work on their prairie restoration and other projects. Projects include (but are not limited to) nursery work such as seed harvesting and replanting, development of hiking and kayak trails, development of primitive camping areas, bird banding station activities, habitat evaluations, prescribed burns, removal of historic fence/tree lines, removal of exotic species. Volunteers meet between 8:30 and 9:00 AM. Stay as long as you......
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Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) 8:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH)
Jun 29 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Hexalectris Orchid Surveys at CRP (VH) Tuesdays, June 6, 13, 20 and 27, and July 11 and 18, 2017   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Thursdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, and July 6 and 13   8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Join Stephanie Varnum on Hexalectris orchid surveys at Cedar Ridge Preserve. They are starting to bloom! This is the 14th year of this Citizen Science project at Cedar Ridge Preserve for counting and tagging these terrestrial orchids, which, worldwide, are uncommon to extremely rare. Newcomers are welcome!......
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NTC Amphibian Watch at White Rock Lake (VH) 7:00 pm
NTC Amphibian Watch at White Rock Lake (VH)
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
NTC Amphibian Watch at White Rock Lake with Barbara Turner (VH) Friday, June 30, 2017     Approx. 7:00 PM (dusk) – 8:30 PM Come on out to White Rock Lake and help Barbara Turner with her Amphibian Watch. It’s an amphibian “listen,” since we ID the frogs by their croaks. Barbara sends the data to TPWD for their statewide amphibian monitoring efforts. We will begin at dusk (check your paper for sunset time) and will watch for about an hour and a half. Barbara will be “watching” frogs each......

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