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.
Apr 19 2017
Downwinders at Risk: College of Constructive Hell-Raising - Dallas (Jan. 17-May 23)
Perot Museum: Maya - Hidden Worlds Revealed - Dallas
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.
UT Arlington Institute for Sustainability & Global Impact: Earth Day - Arlington
Environmental vendors, t-shirts, herb plant sale, food from Bombay Chop Stix in the University Center mall.
Mountain View College: Solar Cuisine for Earth Day - Dallas
Stop by for “solar cake” and see what’s cooking on the solar grill!
Greater Fort Worth Sierra Club: Strategic Planning Meeting with Food - Fort Worth
Where do you like to camp? What kind of events do you like? Where do you like to hike? What type of speakers do you want to hear? What issues do you want us to advocate for? This meeting will be a strategic planning meeting where you will help with deciding the direction of the Greater FW Sierra Club. We will have dinner for you! So come early and come hungry.