Wednesday, August 5, 2020
LOCATION: Online with Zoom
Announcements begin at 7 pm. Speaker begins at approximately 7:30 pm.
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How to Be a Guide
Adrienne Paquette, L.A.N.D.S. Educator for Texas Wildlife Association.
Learn how to become better leaders and educators for guided hikes and other educational outreach events from Adrienne Paquette, L.A.N.D.S. Educator for Texas Wildlife Association. Participants will discover basic guiding practices, how to become a better storyteller, how to handle difficulties and overcome obstacles, and how to set up a hike or outreach event. Become a stronger leader who is more confident in sharing their passion and further the Texas Master Naturalist mission of nature education, outreach, and service.
Adrienne Paquette is a L.A.N.D.S. Educator for Texas Wildlife Association, a nonprofit serving Texas wildlife and its habitat by facilitating conservation efforts through education and outreach of those who value and steward wildlife resources. A graduate of Texas A&M University in College Station, she has a masters degree in Environmental Science & Sustainability from Saint Edward’s University in Austin. Before her work with TWA, she was an educator at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center.
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