Bring a bottle of wine or your favorite beverage and appetizer/chocolate to share. Parking accessible on Commerce and is free after 6 p.m.
Nov 8 2017
Women in the Environment: Chocolate & Wine Networking - Carrollton
Public Citizen: Texas Climate Change Tour - Dallas
Climate change is happening - now. Texas is already experiencing more climate disasters than any other state - from historic drought and raging wildfires to historic inland flooding and the devastating wind and rain from Hurricane Harvey. These events are costing us in lost lives, destroyed homes, business and infrastructure and lost economic opportunity.
Learn what the science of climate change is telling us and what role the city can play in this urgent fight to preserve a livable climate.
Native Prairies Association of Texas: Grassland Wildlife - Dallas
Pat Merkord, director of the Native Prairies Association of Texas, is the presenter.
An Austin native, Pat currently lives in Conroe with her husband, Glenn. Her bachelor of science degree is from Texas A&M Kingsville and her master’s degree in biology is from Texas State University. Formerly a biology and chemistry teacher, she retired from teaching and started a biological consulting business, Bluestem Environmental Consultants, which has been operating since 2004. She enjoys birding, gardening with natives, and traveling around the state visiting with landowners, working to restore prairie habitats, and educating about Texas native prairies.
6:30 p.m. Meet and eat
7 p.m. Introduction and Announcements
7:20 p.m. Featured Presentation
Eat Plants for Health: Vegan Fusion Cooking Class - Fort Worth
Join Dr. T in a fun, delicious and healthy cooking class. Attendees will enjoy food samples, recipes, cooking tips and resources, plus giveaways. Space is limited. $25/person.
Arlington Conservation Council: Arlington on the Move - A Transportation Forum - Arlington
ACC presents its annual Julia Burgen Lecture. Public officials and transportation experts will discuss the present and future of local transportation.