Category Archives: Dragonflyer Newsletters

The Dragonflyer, June 2020, Vol. 81

A Message from our President In a normal year this issue of the Dragonflyer would address our busiest season, with naturalist events at peak activity.  While this certainly isn’t a normal year and we are far from peak activity, I am so grateful for and proud of the strong work NTMN members are putting in to keep our chapter mission going. Read Scott’s spring update here. Miss the Last Chapter Meeting? Find out what you missed and see the June announcements here. Note: you must be logged into… Read More →

Dragonflyer #80 March 2020

THE DRAGONFLYER March 2020, Volume 80 A Message from our President Scott Hudson, our new NTMN President, brings us up to date on this year’s main goals coming out of the 2020 Planning meeting. The four identified priorities are: Improving Outreach Efforts Enhancing Member Engagement Increasing Chapter Diversity Improving Budgeting and Financial Processes Read more about these efforts here. Welcome 2020 Trainees! On February 4th, we welcomed our newest Trainees. Read about their breadth of experience and diversity here. Lots to be excited about! We’re glad you’re here. Photo: Alan… Read More →

Dragonflyer Volume 79 – Nov. 2019

THE DRAGONFLYER November 2019, Volume 79 A Message from our President Bruce Stewart, NTMN President, brings us up to date on this year’s main initiatives: the 2019 Annual Conference, the Urban Wildlife Conference, and the NTMN move. Read all about it and be sure to RSVP before December 4th for the Annual Awards Dinner being held on December 11th. View Bruce’s note here. Open House for Prospective Master Naturalists On October 22nd, 36 intrepid people braved the tornado debris scattered about the area to learn about the upcoming NTMN spring class. So… Read More →

Dragonflyer # 78 Late Summer 2019

A Message from our President Bruce Stewart, NTMN President, shares the latest on the 2019 Annual Conference being held in Rockwall October 18-20. Lots of volunteer opportunities are available at the conference, especially for the auction. Catch up on the conference and read more about the move from the Marsh Lane offices to the new Dallas County building in October. Read Bruce’s article here. Urban Wildlife Conference Garners Rave Reviews On August 15th, over 100 people participated in the Urban Wildlife Conference. Presentations focused on land management that is good for both people and… Read More →