Volunteers help clean up Trinity River. See website for locations. After party from 11 am - 1pm at Panther Island Pavilion, 395 Purcey St, Fort Worth.

NOTE: THE TRASH BASH HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO DANGEROUS RIVER CONDITIONS FROM HEAVY RAINS

Program for May is on invasive plants.

Info:  kayleetl@sbcglobal.net

Meetings are held on the fourth Sunday each month, except for November and December.

Social and snacks @ 6:30 pm, educational lecture @ 7 pm.

The family-friendly, annual festival of arts and crafts features flight demonstrations of majestic wild birds and live music from Texas musicians. Families will learn about hardy Texas native plants that grow on the prairie. Children will learn how to build a bug house or paint using leaves, and everyone will learn about the cultural and natural history that defines our region through activities and games for the whole family. 

Schedule of Entertainment

Birds of Prey Presentation...9:30am

Prairie Nature Walk...10am

Live Encounters with Native Snakes...10:30am

BRIT Tour...11:30am

Raffle & Announcements...Noon

 

Featuring The Prophets and Outlaws – A Southern Rock Band with Soul!...11am - 1pm

Dr. Dottie Woodson, Texas Texas A&M Extension Water Resource Specialist and former Tarrant County AgriLife horticulturalist, will discuss landscape water conservation practices for urban environments. Conservation is the easiest and least expensive method to make water resources sustainable. Free.

Water slower, deeper and more efficient with every drop. Convert your spray heads and watch your sprinkler system save you money from our hands on drip conversion class. You will learn how to install drip irrigation tubing from your faucet or how to convert an existing zone to drip. Drip irrigation is the most efficient irrigation method and essential to sustainable landscapes. Drip irrigation for foundation watering will also be covered.

Make a reservation Space is limited. Register online at SaveDallasWater.com or by calling 214-670-3155.

Workshop sponsored by city of Dallas Water Conservation and Texas A&M AgriLife Research.

Learn the basics and benefits of rainwater harvesting and the effects stormwater has on the environment. Participants will learn how to collect and utilize rainwater at home and have the opportunity to construct their very own 55-gallon rain barrel. $50 per barrel. Register online.

This program covers a large selection of minimal water use plants that are native and adaptive ideal for a sustainable landscape or garden. You will learn proper soil preparation, proper planting and native and adaptive plant selection. Plant list provided. Register on website.

Texas Smartscape Plant Sales featuring native and adapted plants will be held in 22 cities between April 11 and Sept. 12. 

On May 23, sales will be held at the following garden centers:

The Home Depot, 852 International Pkwy, Flower Mound, TX 75028

The Home Depot, 3261 N George Bush Hwy, Garland, TX 75041

The Home Depot, 4600 State Hwy 121, Plano, TX 75024

READ THE GREENSOURCE DFW ARTICLE

 

See complete list of events. 

See list of plants that will be available.

More information about native and adapted plants.


Texas Smartscape Plant Sales featuring native and adapted plants will be held in 22 cities between April 11 and Sept. 12. 

On May 16, sales will be held at the following garden centers:

The Home Depot, 201 Road to Six Flags, Arlington, TX 76011

The Home Depot, 2901 W Wheatland Rd, Dallas, TX 75237

Shades of Green, 7401 Coit Rd, Frisco, TX 75035

The Home Depot, 18855 I-635, Mesquite, TX 75150

READ THE GREENSOURCE DFW ARTICLE 

See complete list of events. 

See list of plants that will be available.

More information about native and adapted plants.

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