A continuing education course on community organizing featuring veteran organizers from a variety of social justice movements. Hosted by DFW air quality watchdog Downwinders at Risk.
Feb 2 2017
Downwinders at Risk: College of Constructive Hell-Raising - Dallas (Jan. 17-May 23)
Native Plant Society of Texas North Central Chapter: New Native Plant Garden at FWBG - Fort Worth
Zach Gomez will be speaking on a new Native Plant Garden being developed at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens.
Zach Gomez is the gardener of the Tinsley/Rock Springs Garden renovation at the FWBG. Rock Springs is located on the oldest city park land and is designed as a North Central Texas Native Plant Garden using primarily plants native to the West Cross Timbers. Zach has 20 years of experience working in virtually all aspects Landscape Horticulture, from retail nursery, golf operations, organic vegetable production, and landscape design and installation just to name a few. Zach has been instrumental in the final design, installation, and maintenance of Rock Springs since June 2015. Zach's favorite hobby is to spend time with his two daughters hiking and hunting for plants around the area to propagate and introduce the Garden.
Clean Eco Meetup - Dallas
Monthly gathering of environmental activists from across North Texas to share news and plan strategies.
Topics to be addressed:
1. 2017 Legislative session
2. Trans Pecos Pipeline
3. EPA Haze Rule
4. Water in North Texas
5. Your org's issues and concerns
Plus late breaking news on the Keystone XL.
RSVP: Rita Beving at firstname.lastname@example.org or 214-557-2271