Support pollinators and our Chapter by purchasing native plants

Texas primrose plants for sale at the store

You can support native pollinators and wildlife by planting native plants, like the Texas Primrose. Proceeds from your purchase of these plants from Moore Wild Birds support our chapter’s education, outreach, and service activities! Keep an eye on our Facebook page and website for announcements of other native plants for sale in the future.

New Member Training 2019

This year, the New Member Training for the Texas Master Naturalist Brazos Valley Chapter will take place Tuesday evenings from 3 September to 19 November 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm, with five field experiences on Saturday mornings. For details, go to https://txmn.org/brazos/welcome/ For questions about the class, please email the New Member Training Chair, Bruce Neville at education@txmnbv.org.  For questions about registration, please email the Membership Chair, Betty Vermeire at membership@txmnbv.org.

Junior Master Naturalist Summer Series

It’s a wild world out there, and we are going to explore it!  Learn all about this amazing world we live in and discover the wildlife that calls it home.  Guest speakers, hands on activities, outdoor learning labs, and lots of fun. Geared for kids ages 8 – 10 yrs old, but all are welcome to attend! When: June 11th to August 6th 5:45 – 7:15 PM Every Tuesday (except July 2nd)   Where: TAMU Ecology and Natural Resource Teaching Area 1183 Fishtank Road, College Station, TX  … Read More →

Download the 2019 Nature Calendar

Thank you to Dwight Bohlmeyer for assembling our Chapter’s calendar, which features the photography of our members ! We have a talented group! There are two ways to get your copy. You may order a printed/bound copy from Copy Stop in Bryan (Boonville Rd) for $20. They are printed on cardstock with a plastic cover.  Order them at  979-774-4111 so that it’s ready for pick-up.  Copy Stop is open from 8-6:30, M-F. You may download and print your own (or just look at it on the computer) using the… Read More →

Pollinator Plant Sale – Now Open for Orders

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Our Chapter will be holding a one-day, tax-free, fundraising plant sale. Don’t miss out on your chance to purchase hard to find pollinator plants native to Texas! Native plants are not only beautiful, they help conserve water and provide habitat and food for birds, butterflies, and other wildlife. Save the Monarch t-shirts will also be available for purchase! Visit our online store https://squareup.com/store/brazos-valley-master-naturalist to purchase plants, t-shirts, and worm casting. Your order will be tax-free. Please bring your receipt with you when pick up your order on Saturday,… Read More →

Announcing the 2018 Fall Pollinator Plant Sale

Don’t miss out on your chance to purchase hard to find pollinator plants native to Texas!  Native plants are not only beautiful, they help conserve water and provide habitat and food for birds, butterflies, and other wildlife. Save the Monarch t-shirts will also be available for purchase! Visit https://squareup.com/store/brazos-valley-master-naturalist to check out what’s available; then place your tax-free order between September 17th and September 30th.  Ordered plants will be available for pick up on October 6th, between 9:00 am to noon, at the Native Plant Demonstration Garden at the BRTC. … Read More →

Hurry up and register for TMN BV 2018 New Member Training Class

Deadline to submit application and tuition for upcoming TMN BV 2018 New Member Training Class is next Tuesday, 08/21. Classes are Tuesday evenings 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. from 09/04 to 11/13 at the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History in Bryan, TX or the Biodiversity Research and Teaching Collections in College Station, TX. In addition to the eleven classes, there will be five Saturday field trips on 9/22, 9/29, 10/13, 10/20, and 11/3. Tuition Fee for the training class is $150. Space is limited and applicants are selected… Read More →

TMN REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Texas Master Naturalist 2018 Annual Meeting, October 26-28 @ Sheraton Georgetown

It’s time! Registration is NOW OPEN for the Texas Master Naturalist 2018 Annual Meeting! Registration – http://txmn.org/2018-annual-meeting/ Attend the Texas Master Naturalist Program Annual Meeting to gather, learn and celebrate our 20th Anniversary. This year’s event will be held over the weekend of Friday, October 26th to Sunday, October 28th, and is being hosted at the Sheraton Georgetown Hotel and Conference Center. The year’s Annual Meeting provides an opportunity for Texas Master Naturalist volunteers from around the state to gather, participate in hands-on educational seminars, and receive all… Read More →

Monarch Butterfly T-Shirt Contest Deadline Extended

Unleash your creativity! Design a monarch butterfly t-shirt TMN Brazos Valley Chapter Inc. is excited to announce our t-shirt design contest and extended our deadline to Sunday, August 12. The theme of this t-shirt is “Save our Monarch Butterflies”. The designs will be displayed at the Texas Master Naturalist Brazos Valley Chapter monthly meeting on August 16 and judged by all meeting attendees and TMN BV Board members. The winning design will be used for t-shirt sales to raise fund for our TMN BV Chapter. The fund raised… Read More →

Unleash your creativity! Design a monarch butterfly t-shirt

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TMN Brazos Valley Chapter Inc. is excited to announce our t-shirt design contest from now until next Thursday, July 19. The theme of this t-shirt is “Save our Monarch Butterflies”. The designs will be displayed at the 7th Annual Wish Upon a Butterfly and judged by all event attendees and TMN BV Board members. The winning design will be sold to raise fund for our TMN BV Chapter. The fund raised by the t-shirt sales will be used to support our Monarch Butterfly projects as well as other… Read More →