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Webinar – Senate Bill 2: Instream Flow Study on the San Antonio River
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
The Texas Waters Specialist certification program of TPWD is providing this Texas Waters Webinar, “Senate Bill 2: Instream Flow Study on the San Antonio River.” The presenter is Gordon Linam, Stream Ecologist, of TPWD. Any Master Naturalists interested in learning more about Texas waters and watersheds are invited to attend.
Register any time for this Texas Waters Webinar at https://tpwd.texas.gov/education/water-education/texaswatersprogram/texaswatersspecialist
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
The webinar will begin at 6:30 PM on Tuesday, March 19.
For questions: Colin Findley email@example.com
Elm Fork MN Chapter Meeting
Thursday, March 21, 2019 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Elm Fork Master Naturalists welcome you to their March meeting. The topic is TBD.
Come for meet and greet at 9:00 AM. Business meeting is at 9:30, followed by a presentation.
Location: Denton County Elections Administration Building, Suite A101, 701 Kimberly Drive, Denton, TX 76208
Saturday, March 23, 2019 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Organics are natural, safe, and effective. Learn everything you could want to know about getting started with organics in your lawn and garden. We will talk about what it means to use organics, from pest control to fertilization and everything in between. This workshop is sponsored by Grow North Texas and the Texas Hunger Initiative at Baylor University.
Register online at https://grownorthtexas.org
Location: Owenwood Farm & Neighbor Space, 1451 John West Rd., Dallas 75228
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 214-951-7780
Sex in the Garden, Part II – Cutting Propagation
Saturday, March 23, 2019 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Learn to propagate by using cuttings to clone your favorite landscape plants. You will leave with pots of cuttings to plant in your landscape. Class is held at Fort Worth Botanic Garden.
Fee: $25; $20 for BRIT members
Register online at http://www.brit.org/events
Location: Fort Worth Botanic Garden, 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76107
Texas Buckeye Trail Guided Hike
Sunday, March 24, 2019 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: Texas Buckeye Trail, 7000 Bexar St., Dallas 75215
Walk the Texas Buckeye Trail, one of the few places to see the Texas Buckeye tree, which blooms for only a few weeks. Learn about the history and nature of the Great Trinity Forest from your expert guides, Bill Holston and Ben Sandifer. We love dogs, but no pets, please. There may be mud and fallen trees; dress accordingly.
Questions? Contact Carrie Robinson email@example.com
Galls and Burls at FWNC
Sunday, March 24, 2019 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Trees often have interesting swellings on their trunks or branches. These growths are galls or burls. Learn about these unique structures and how they are formed. Pre-registration recommended. Activity #18464
$5 with paid admission, members $5
Admission is $5, $3 seniors.
For more information including registration link, go to the FWNC website below.
Location: Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge, 9601 Fossil Ridge Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76135
Dallas Organic Garden Club
Sunday, March 24, 2019 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
The Greater Dallas Organic Garden Club February meeting will be held at North Haven Gardens in the large classroom in the Tropicals greenhouse. Come early (2:30) for refreshments and social time. The March topic will be Garland Victory Gardens, presented by Carol Garrison.
Location: North Haven Gardens, 7700 Northaven Rd., Dallas 75230
Webinar – Monarchs in a Web of Life: Predators, Parasites, and Disease
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
This webinar, Monarchs in a Web of Life: Predators, Parasites, and Disease, is part of a webinar series presented by Monarch Joint Venture and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Conservation Training Center.
Monarch Joint Venture, based at the University of Minnesota, is a national partnership of federal and state agencies, non-governmental organizations, and academic programs working together to conserve the monarch butterfly migration.
To register for the webinar, go to the website below, choose Monarch Conservation Series under Projects, and click on the title of the webinar. You can register for the webinars in advance.
After registering, you will receive more information on joining the webinar.
Learn, Grow, Eat & Go
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Learn, Grow, Eat & Go (LGEG) is a research-based curriculum project of the International Junior Master Gardener Program. The program is for grades 3-8. It teaches students to identify where their food comes from, the nutrients found in food, and skills needed to grow their own food and maintain health through physical activity.
Fee: $30; $25 for Arboretum members; includes curriculum guide, wine, snacks, and parking
Register online at https://www.dallasarboretum.org/events-education/professional-development
Location: Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Rd., Dallas 75218
Friends of Oak Cliff Parks Quarterly Meeting
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Did you know that there are over 1,300 species of bats? These flying mammals provide important benefits to natural ecosystems and human economies. At the Friends of Oak Cliff meeting on March 26, Rachel Richter, Urban Biologist for TPWD, will present bat biology, the bat specie that calls Dallas home, why bats are so important, and the current threats to bat populations. Sponsored by The Friends of Oak Cliff Parks.
Free; everyone welcome!
Location: Belmont Hotel, 901 Fort Worth Ave., Dallas 75208
Free parking in the now closed Smoke restaurant adjacent to the hotel.