Welcome – Indian Trail Master Naturalist – Ellis and Navarro Counties

News Briefs

Mockingbird Nature Park
1361 Onward Rd
Midlothian, TX

June 15
Walk begins at 9:00 AM
Come join your local Master Naturalists on a 1 hour stroll identifying wildflowers along a 1/2 mile trail.
Please come prepared with water.
Closed toe shoes are recommended.Walk sponsored by Indian Trail Master Naturalists and Midlothian Parks & Recreation

Information on 2019 Training Class
Registration Now Open

Training includes weekly classes in Waxahachie on Tuesday nights, August 20 – November 12, 2019 plus 3 Saturday field trips.
Applicant Information     Training Application     2019 Training Class Flyer

Need a good read? Spring Newsletter

Take a look at ITMN’s new iNaturalist Collection! Join us in adding species to the Collection for Ellis and Navarro Counties.

If you missed signing up for this year’s class, you may send us your contact information and we will keep you updated on the 2019 class.

Monthly Meetings and Programs:

Location: First United Methodist Church
505 W. Marvin Ave., Waxahachie, TX
Family Life Center – Gathering Room

• 6:00 PM – Business Meeting
• 7:00 PM – Program presented by Tom Fleming – Photographer of Natural Phenomena  

Dragonfly – Top Gun

Tom Fleming has been an avid photographer of natural phenomena……. stars, astronomical events, cloud formations, lightning, storms, and tornadoes as well as wildlife. He travels to national and state parks, and ranches to image landscapes, wildflowers, and virtually anything that moves.

Tom is a huge fan of dragonflies and will share his directly observed information and anecdotes about their behaviors.

Upcoming Programs  – You don’t want to miss!

July- The Thrill of Victory and the Agony of Defeat … Bird Photography in the Field by Sue Frary

August – Native Bees by Carol Clark

Indian Trail Chapter is part of the statewide Texas Master Naturalist Volunteer Program of the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department and the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.

This program is part of a series of “no cost” “open to the public” Master Naturalist programs offered the fourth Monday (generally) of each month, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. Please bring a friend! For more information, please call the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension at 972-825-5175 or email: information@itmnc.com