Jul 23 2017

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. 

Seed Preschool: From Soil to Seed Workshop - Dallas (Thru Aug. 18)

Jul 14 2017 - 9:30am to Aug 18 2017 - 12:00pm
The Better Block
700 West Davis St
Dallas , TX

Gardens can change lives. Children who appreciate nature will feel more connected to where their food comes from and to the world around them. It all starts with a seed. Join Seed Preschool and Matilda the Bus as we partner with The Better Block for our Summer Workshop Series: From Soil to Soup. We will explore the process of planting and growing, meet some friendly creatures, create beautiful things, and enjoy a good meal together at the end. For children ages 5 to 10. $30/workshop or $150/6 workshops.

Friends of the Molly Hollar Wildscape: Molly Hollar Appreciation Day - Arlington

Jul 23 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Bob Duncan Center
2800 S Center
Arlington , TX

Molly has stepped back from her daily hands on care of the Wildscape and earned the title Wildscape Coordinator Emeritus.

We are taking this time to honor Molly, for all the years of hard work, from the start of the Wildscape to the work of sustaining it for the future. Please come, enjoy the celebration, we were going to surprise Molly, but with so many friends you really can't keep such a secret. Please bring one of your favorite healthy snacks and dress casual and comfortable.

Info: info@Wildscape.org

If you have pictures on your computer of Molly please send them to: webmaster@thewildscape.org

We are making a scrapbook for Molly at her Appreciation Day Celebration. So be ready to write a note, write a quote that reminds you of Molly, bring a pic, draw a pic, be creative. We will have 12"x12" scrapbook pages at the ready with a few supplies.

 

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