Our Chapter Calendar contains all events, past and future. You can view by month or week. You can also have your Android or iPhone calendar automatically include these events, in a color of your choosing, in your smartphone calendar app. or in your own Google online calendar. Look for the Google calendar called “MN-El Camino” as the calendar name to add to your calendar. Our Weekly Events email notice (latest shown below calendar) goes directly to all members and others who have requested it. To submit events for this notice, and the calendar, send them to ECRMNNotification@yahoo.com.
Texas Master NaturalistEl Camino Real ChapterEvents NoticeApril 24, 2017APRIL 2017
Event: Spring Prairie Walk – Burleson Prairie with the Central Texas Master Naturalists (Bell County)Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017Time: 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.Where: Burleson Prairie, located at 5101 Berger Rd, TempleDetails: Bring a sack lunch and chair if you wish to picnic on the prairie. Please wear closed toe shoes, bring hat, water, sunscreen, field guides, usual outdoor gear. Be prepared for chiggers.VMS: AT: Native Prairies Assoc of Texas (NPAT) Sponsored TMN
MAY 2017Event: Plant ID/Collection Walkabout on the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail with Monique ReedDate: Saturday; May 6 from 9 am–11 amWhere: Sugarloaf Mountain Bridge parking lot at Little RiverDetails: We will explore/collect plants around the parking lot area and up county road 264 towards Sugarloaf Mountain (we will not be climbing the mountain). Wear suitable clothing for tall grasses, bring water, binoculars/loupes, cameras, bug repellent, sunscreen, plant book, bag lunch/snack, etc. For those needing it, Cedar Hill Ranch is available for a pit stop afterwards. Contact Joyce Conner (email@example.com) with questions. This is a continuation of Katherine Bedrich’s approved Volunteer project.VMS: Volunteer Hours. Cit Sci-All TPWD Nature Trackers and iNaturalist Observations: TMN Field Research Hours. Describe Research: Floridus Milamexa: El Camino RealEvent: May Monthly MeetingDate: Thursday, May 11 at 6:00 pmWhere: Milano Methodist Church Fellowship HallDetails: Presentation by Clint Perkins. Topic: research project regarding the conservation status of the eastern spotted skunk in Texas. Potluck – please bring a main course, side dish, salad or dessert.VMS: AT: At a Chapter Mtg or Other VenueJUNE 2017Event: June Montlhy MeetingDate: June 8 at 6:00 pmWhere: TBDDetails: TBDVMS: TBD
OCTOBER 2017Event: Texas Master Naturalist 18th Annual MeetingDate: October 20th, 21st and 22ndWhere: Omni Corpus ChristiDetails: The meeting provides an opportunity for our volunteers and affiliates to receive all of their Advanced Training requirements for the year within one weekend. It’s also an opportunity for program participants and supporters to network, share new ideas and projects and to learn from one another.