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January 2019

VSP Seabourne Volunteer Day

January 19 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Seabourne Creek Nature Park, 3831 State Highway 36 South
Rosenberg, TX 77471 United States
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Come help out at Seabourne Creek Nature Park, our signature project!  There are several areas that we need help in: Butterfly Garden Prairie Demo Garden Prairie Restoration Project Arboretum Project Bird Sanctuary Boy Scout Projects You will earn VSP hours and have a good time working with your fellow master naturalists! Seabourne is located at Map to Seabourne

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VSP: SCNP Arboretum Tree Planning & Planting Meetup #1

January 19 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Seabourne Creek Nature Park, 3831 State Highway 36 South
Rosenberg, TX 77471 United States

Do you like trees?  There is an exciting tree planting project going on at the Arboretum in the Seabourne Creek Park.  Lots of help is needed.  The first meeting is on Saturday, January 19.  Meet the committee at the nursery area in SCNP to help to decide on and mark the locations for the 100 new trees that will be planted in the Arboretum.  The tree delivery takes place Wednesday, January 16, 2019. The actual tree planting will take place on…

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VSP: Brazos Bend State Park Guided Bird Hike

January 23 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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One event on February 3, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on February 20, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on March 1, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on March 3, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on March 27, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on April 3, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on April 5, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on April 7, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on May 1, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on May 5, 2019 at 8:00am

Brazos Bend State Park, 21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, TX, 77461

Meet at the 40 Acre Lake Restrooms. All levels of experience are welcome. Bring binoculars. View the current Bird Sightings on Ebird Hotspot Brazos Bend SP (UTC 117)  Hikes are free of charge after regular park admission and are subject to change and cancellation without notice. Please check the BBSP website at www.brazosbend.org for changes or cancellations.

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VSP Seabourne Volunteer Day

January 23 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

Seabourne Creek Nature Park, 3831 State Highway 36 South
Rosenberg, TX 77471 United States
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Come help out at Seabourne Creek Nature Park, our signature project!  Our starting time has moved to 9am.   There are several areas that we need help in: Butterfly Garden Weeding, mulching, planting Prairie Demo Garden Planning habitat gardens, planting, weeding, mulching, establishing water features, etc. Prairie Restoration Project Bumping up plants, weeding pots, help community volunteers plant prairie plants Arboretum Project Pruning, mulching, watering, nurturing the newly planted trees etc. Bird Sanctuary Filling bird feeders, maintaining bird sanctuary and…

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VSP: Houston Native Prairie Association of Texas (HNPAT) Seed Cleaning & Packing Party

January 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
American Red Cross Building, 2700 SW Freeway
Houston, TX 77098 United States
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FREE

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 is the annual Seed Cleaning and Packing Pizza Party sponsored by Katy Prairie Conservancy (KPC) in conjunction with Houston Chapter - Native Prairies Association of Texas (HNPAT).   This event will start at 6:30 p.m. with a pizza party hosted by the KPC,  then seed cleaning and packing starts at 7:00 p.m.  We will be cleaning seeds collected from the wild this fall and putting them in packets to be distributed to people willing to grow them…

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AT: Insects In The City

January 25 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Dennis Johnston Park, 709 Riley Russel Road
Spring, TX 77373 United States
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$60

To bring back the monarchs –and to protect all pollinators—we need to spread the word, to talk to our neighbors, friends, and family about the importance of taking action to conserve the monarch butterfly. Through this workshop, we will help you to learn how to acquire the necessary skills to become a knowledgeable speaker on monarch butterfly topics. This workshop is a one day course on monarch biology, ecology, and conservation. You will learn the basics of monarch habitat creation…

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AT: Monarch Train The Trainer Workshop

January 25 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Big Stone Lodge, 709 Riley Fuzzel Road
Spring, TX 77373
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$60

This workshop is for those who are interested in outreach and in educating the public about monarch conservation. It is a one day course on monarch biology, ecology, and conservation. You will learn the basics of monarch habitat creation and conservation and you will leave the course with the knowledge and confidence to engage diverse groups to take action on behalf of the monarch butterfly. +++ The suggested donation of $60 will cover workshop expenses including materials, lunch, and refreshments.…

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VSP: SCNP Arboretum Tree Planting Event

January 26 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Seabourne Creek Nature Park, 3831 State Highway 36 South
Rosenberg, TX 77471 United States
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Do you like trees?  There is an exciting tree planting project going on at the Arboretum in the Seabourne Creek Park.  Lots of help is needed. The actual tree planting takes place on Saturday, January 26.  Meet in the nursery area of SCNP.  The locations of the trees will have already been decided and marked.  Bring any shovels you may have.  These are only 3 - 5 gallon trees that will be planted. The rain date is Saturday, February 2.  

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AT: Nature Revealed- Fascinating Fish

January 26 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Houston Arboretum, 4501 Woodway Drive
Houston, TX 7, 77024
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$20

In their mysterious underwater world, fish must use amazing and bizarre adaptations to survive. They breathe water, change color, generate deadly jolts of electricity – and some communicate by farting. In this class, we’ll explore the incredible variety and strange features of fish using specimens and live animals. We’ll also do some pond dipping to see fish in their natural habitat.

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AT: Biodiversity Loss and What You Can Do

January 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Christ The King Lutheran Church, 2353 Rice Blvd.
Houston, 77005 United States
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FREE, but registration required

To discuss and understand the nature of biodiversity, the impact of its' loss, and what you might do to preserve biodiversity. Christ the King Evangelical Lutheran Church invites you to a monthly environmental education web meeting series whose theme in 2019 is environmental issues, and what you can do. In January, Kerri Crawford, assistant professor at the University of Houston, Department of Biology & Biochemistry, will speak on biodiversity loss. Biodiversity loss has been deemed one of the most significant…

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