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To request an event or opportunity to be posted on the calendar, please complete our Calendar Entry Request form. (Link opens in new page.) Please allow at least 48 hours for new events to appear on the calendar.

Chapter members: Check the state TMN website (link opens in new page) for other training and volunteer opportunities offered through the state office or other chapters.

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Bailey Lake Pocket Prairie Work Day

Bailey Lake Pocket Prairie 280 W. Hidden Creek Parkway, Burleson, TX

The Bailey Lake Pocket Prairie is a City of Burleson Parks and Recreation beautification project. Chapter volunteers can earn volunteer hours working on maintaining the pocket prairie. Bring hand tools you are comfortable using. Contact Katelyn Reese for more information.

Introduction to and History of TMN, VMS and Time Reporting, Taxonomy and the Nature of Naming — TMN Basic Training

Opal Durant Community Center (Acton) Library 6430 Smoky Hill Ct., Granbury, TX

First session of Rio Brazos Chapter 2022 new member training course. Introduction to Texas Master Naturalist Program and History of the Progam -- Rachel Richter, Texas Parks and Wildlife VMS and Time Reporting -- Gary Hinds, Long-time Chapter Member and "Timekeeper" Taxonomy and the Nature of Naming -- Gary Hinds, Long-time Chapter Member and botany... Read More →

Great Giveback

Burleson Public Library 248 SW Johnson Ave., Burleson, TX

Public community event to learn about charitable organizations in Burleson and Johnson County, how those organizations help residents, and different avenues available to give back to the community. Rio Brazos Chapter will participate with the chapter marketing booth. This is a volunteer opportunity for chapter members. Contact Maryann Mathews to volunteer.

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Education Committee

Opal Durant Community Center (Acton) Library 6430 Smoky Hill Ct., Granbury, TX

The Education Committee plans and develops educational events and services to the chapter and our communities. Examples include public events at Acton Nature Center and our partner parks, nature education for homeschool programs, special educational activities for local schools, field trips, and more. Interested members are invited to join us! Volunteer Hours.  VMS Category: Administrative Work... Read More →

Chapter Meeting with Guest Speaker – VIRTUAL

Fossil Rim Wildlife Center Safari Camp Meeting Rooms County Road 2009, Glen Rose, TX

This meeting will be virtual only due to the weather. Zoom session will start at 6:30. If you did not receive the Zoom link, please sent request via the website "Contact Us" form.  All members, guests, and visitors are invited to the chapter’s monthly meetings. Each meeting starts with a potluck (dinner on us for guests... Read More →

DVSP – FM 205 Highway Cleanup

Join us for our quarterly clean-up of FM 205. This is the road leading to DVSP. Bring work gloves and water. Trash bags and pickers will be provided. Meet outside the Park Store. Contact us if interested in joining.

TMN Basic Training — Urban Ecology, Forest Ecology

TBD TX

New member basic training. Urban Ecology - Nathan Raines, Texas Parks and Wildlife Forest Ecology - Kimberlee Howell, Texas Forest Service Hours reporting VMS category (dropdown list): Initial Training. Identify class in the training description box.

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Keep Burleson Beautiful Meeting

Burleson Service Center 725 SE John Jones, Burleson, TX

Keep Burleson Beautiful is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the health and prosperity of the city through litter prevention, solid waste minimization, education, and beautification. The City of Burleson... Read More →

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To request an event or opportunity to be posted on the calendar, please complete our Calendar Entry Request form. (Link opens in new page.) Please allow at least 48 hours for new events to appear on the calendar.