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(VH) LLELA Work Crew – “Monday Mayhem”

LLELA 201 E Jones St, Lewsville

Every Monday 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., Contact Restoration Manager Richard Freiheit at freiheit@unt.edu or call 214.264.8047 Want to get a feel for LLELA prairie restoration? Check out Richard's LLELA Work Group Facebook group. Sign up and keep up with what's going on. Help in LLELA’s native plant nursery. Assist in workdays to plant prairie... Read More →

(AT) Native Plant Society of Collin County Meeting

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary 1 Nature Place, McKinney

Hello BPTMN Master Naturalists! You are invited to the August virtual meeting of the Native Plant Society of Texas on Tuesday evening August 4, 2020. The program is: Creating a pocket Blackland Prairie at Plano Senior High School, presented by Grace Magavern. The 'Zoom room' will be open at 6:30 pm for people to join, socialize,... Read More →

(VH) LLELA Wednesday Work Crew

LLELA 201 E Jones St, Lewsville

LLELA Wednesday Crew" - Weekly prairie restoration and greenhouse work. See the "Richard's LLELA Work Group" facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1922816064523826/. 9-noon, rain or shine For people of all physical levels. Greenhouse tasks, transplanting, seed harvesting, and more.  Dress for the weather and bring work gloves, snacks and plenty of water. Meet at the LLELA greenhouse.at 9 am... Read More →

2020 Training Class

ZOOM

Class 11 Reading assignment: Ch. 7 - Geology and Prairie Soils Presenter: Lorelei Stirlen and Brandon Belcher, BPTMN Member Members may log up to 2 hours per class. Log as... Read More →

(VH) Wylie Prairie Restoration Project

Wylie Prairie Restoration 300 Country Club Rd #300, Wylie

Dave is planning a workday with plenty of time for observations of the restoration project. Meet: He will meet on the far northeast corner of the parking lot in front of the Wylie Library. Time: 9:00 am to 11:00 am Project: Prairie restoration in open space in front of and behind the Wylie Library. Location:  300 Country... Read More →

(AT) Texas AgriLife Water University Virtual Class

Microsoft TEAMS

Texas AgriLife Water University Virtual Class. PLEASE NOTE:  The Water University offers the same classes three times per year.  As a result, you may only claim AT one time per year for each topic.  If you took this class when it was offered in June 2020, you cannot claim AT again for taking the class... Read More →

(AT) 2nd Saturday at the Hagerman Wildlife Refuge

Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge 6465 Refuge Rd, Sherman, TX

August 8 – Native American Cultures of Texoma; Wilson Seawright Event: Hagerman Second Saturday Lecture Series Date: August 8, 2020 Time: 10:00 AM Speaker: Wilson Seawright of the Chickasaw Nation presents "North American Cultures of Texoma"  Location: Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge Visitors Center, 6465 Refuge Rd, Sherman, TX 75092  https://goo.gl/maps/LZXbNgPRG94kDKGX6 Meet at: Hagerman National Wildlife... Read More →

(VH) Allen Senior Center Garden Maintenance

Allen Senior Recreation Center 451 E. St. Mary Dr., Allen, Texas

Volunteers needed at the Allen Senior Center Garden on these days. Sunday morning 8:30 to 10:30 on 8/9. As of 7/19 the Gregs Blue mist flower, Texas Lantana, Turks Cap and Milkweed are blooming. Need some TLC to get ready for fall. Park in front and walk behind the senior center to the garden. This... Read More →

(VH) Erwin Park Prairie Restoration

Erwin Park 4300 Co Rd 1006, McKinney

Dave is planning a workday with plenty of time to make observations on the prairie restoration. Meet: He will start at the Hilltop Pavillion near the parking lot. Project: Prairie restoration in open space on the hill top at Erwin Park in McKinney. Location: 4300 County Road 1006, Mckinney, TX 75071 Volunteer Opportunities: Litter removal; removing... Read More →

(VH) LLELA Work Crew – “Monday Mayhem”

LLELA 201 E Jones St, Lewsville

Every Monday 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., Contact Restoration Manager Richard Freiheit at freiheit@unt.edu or call 214.264.8047 Want to get a feel for LLELA prairie restoration? Check out Richard's LLELA Work Group Facebook group. Sign up and keep up with what's going on. Help in LLELA’s native plant nursery. Assist in workdays to plant prairie... Read More →