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(AT) Blackland Prairie Chapter Meeting

July 13 @ 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm

Program:  Blackland Prairie Chapter July 2021 Monthly Meeting

 

Date:  Tuesday, July 13, 2021

 

Time:  6:45pm-9:00pm

 

Happy Hour 6:45-7:00 (optional social time for member chat)

Business Meeting 7:00-8:00 (normally lasts 30 minutes)

Naturalist Talk 8:00-9:00 (begins immediately after business meeting)

 

 

Naturalist Talk Speaker:  Kimberlie Sasan

Topic:The Wonderful World of Backyard Mothing 

 

Description:  Kimberlie Sasan is a Texas Master Naturalist and Master Entomology Specialist who enjoys volunteering in a wide variety of nature activities.  She has been documenting moths and other creatures in her Keller backyard for over six years where she has identified over 300 species of moths. She has a passion for photographing insects and studying their life cycles. An iNaturalist user since 2015, Kimberlie has made over 29,000 observations, and you can find her there at @kimberlietx.

Kimberlie will be presenting about Backyard Mothing where she will share with us about the importance of moths, examples of common DFW moths, and how to look for them in your own backyard. Join us to learn more about these fantastic night-flying insects just in time for National Moth Week, July 17-25, 2021.

 

 

Meeting Platform:  Zoom Application

 

Join Meeting Instructions:   

 

  1. Meeting ID and password will be sent to all BPTMN members via email on Monday, July 12.
  2. The Zoom meeting “waiting room” will open at 6:40 pm. NEW! We have increased the maximum number of attendees allowed for Zoom meetings to 500!  So, feel free to invite your friends!
  3. If you do not have the ZOOM application on your computer or mobile device, you will need to download it prior to the June meeting. (I recommend doing this at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the meeting!)  See ‘Other Information’ below a link to instructions for downloading ZOOM.

 

BPTMN Meeting Co-Hosts: Charlise Hill-Larson – charlisehl@bptmn.org; Linda Nixon – lindan@bptmn.org & Susan Abernethy – susanabernethy@yahoo.com.

 

Logging AT:  The monthly meeting speaker presentation will offer members the opportunity to earn 1-hour of AT.   Log as AT: BPTMN Chapter Monthly Meeting Only (1 hour) with presentation description: Backyard Mothing.  

 

Other Information: 

 

Get steps to download ZOOM on your computer:

https://txmn.org/bptmn/zoom-download-instructions/

Details

Date:
July 13
Time:
6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
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Venue

Zoom
1 Nature Place
McKinney, 75069

Organizer

Board Secretary