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(VH) Holifield garden work day

March 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Date:  Tuesday March 10th and Thursday March 13th

Time: 9am to 12 noon

Address: Holifield Science Learning Center, 3401 E. Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano.  Map

Project: Spring clean up of small garden beds (sensory, native and butterfly); removal of invasives, some mulching.

Bring: small garden tools for pruning, rakes, gloves and drinking water.

Contact:  Brett Taylor    469-752-1192 Brett.Taylor@pish.edu.

Other Volunteer Opportunities at the Holifield:

Website:  Holifield Science Center

Animal Care: On a continuing basis, HSLC houses approximately 150 wild, imprinted, and injured animals throughout the year. The animals range from domestic birds to a bobcat. The care of the animals involves a wide range of duties and is a great way to learn about the care, nutrition and habits of each resident.

Construction: Constructing lids for tanks, ramps for habitats, enrichment toys. Materials are provided.

Butterfly House: Help with Planting, etc.

Other Information:  Because HSLC is part of a school curriculum, the facility is not open to the public.  The intent of the learning center is to provide a nature study center for the school district. When the district received the city’s approval to develop the fifteen-acre tract of preserved natural area, an advisory committee from Texas A&M University was put into action to work on plans and ideas.

 

 

 

 

 

Details

Date:
March 10
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Holifield Science Learning Center
3401 East Spring Creek Parkway
Plano, TX 75074 United States
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Phone:
469-752-1190
Website:
http://k12.pisd.edu/holifield-science-learning-center
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