Feb 14 2017

Downwinders at Risk: College of Constructive Hell-Raising - Dallas (Jan. 17-May 23)

Jan 17 2017 - 7:00pm to May 23 2017 - 9:00pm
Meadows Conference Center
2900 Live Oak
Dallas , TX

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.

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Perot Museum: Maya - Hidden Worlds Revealed - Dallas

Feb 11 2017 - 10:00am to Sep 4 2017 - 10:00am
Perot Museum
2201 N. Field St.
Dallas , TX

The exhibition brings together more than 200 authentic artifacts and immersive environments to explore the astonishing accomplishments of one of the most powerful indigenous Mesoamerican civilizations, that still has millions of living descendants today. Visitors will learn how the Maya built towering temples and created an intricate calendar system while discovering what archaeologists have uncovered about the once-hidden ancient Maya, and the unresolved questions about why these ancient cities were abandoned. Through hands-on activity stations, guests can decipher hieroglyphs, learn cultural and architectural techniques, and explore an underworld cave, ancient burial site, mural room and more. The bilingual exhibition, presented in English and Spanish, requires a surcharge for members and non-members. 

Native Prairies Association of Texas Blackland Prairie Chapter: Pat Merkord on Midwest Native Prairies - Dallas

Feb 14 2017 - 6:30pm
CC Young Retirement Center
4847 West Lawther Drive The Point and Pavilion
Dallas , TX

Pat Merkord of NPAT to speak on midwestern native prairies.

Dallas Sierra Club: Texas Legislative Session & Antarctica Adventures - Farmers Branch

Feb 14 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Brookhaven College
3939 Valley View Lane
Farmers Branch , TX

See what bills may affect our daily lives and what we can do; also hear what it's like to work in Antarctica. 

DIRECTIONS: http://www.dallassierraclub.org/page.htm?generalmeeting

Info: Kirk Miller, 972-699-1687 or KirkMiller@DallasSierraClub.org

North Texas Water Garden Society: Future of Texas Wildlife - Dallas

Feb 14 2017 - 7:30pm
Half Price Books
5803 E. Northwest Hwy
Dallas , TX

Speaker: The Future of TX Wildlife – Sam Kieschnick

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