Feb 22 2018

Texas Campaign for the Environment: Dallas Materials Recycling Center & McCommas Bluff Landfill Tour - Dallas

Feb 22 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Dallas , TX

Tour the Dallas Materials Recycling Center – McCommas Bluff Landfill Thursday to see artificial vision, optical and gravimetric machines sort thousands of tons of paper, cardboard, glass, plastic and metals. Free event but you must sign up with Corey Troiani ((972) 658-3617 or corey@texasenvironment.org) because space is limited. 

Citizens' Climate Lobby: Climate Training Workshop - Dallas

Feb 22 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Mountain View College
4849 W Illinois Ave Room B149
Dallas , TX

The purpose of the workshop is to teach attendees how to create the political will for climate solutions through engagement with their local, state and federal governments. Attendees will learn how to increase student and higher ed engagement in the political process using CCL's highly successful and proven methods:

- Cultivating relationships

- Conducting outreach

- Fostering civic engagement

- Obtaining endorsements

- Mentoring interns and students leaders

Free. Open to the public.

GoodWork & Impact: Social Good Happy Hour - Dallas

Feb 22 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Four Corners Brewing Co.
1311 South Ervay Street
Dallas , TX

Join GoodWork, a green coworking community, and Impact House for a social good Happy Hour.

Citizens' Climate Lobby: Happy Hour - Dallas

Feb 22 2018 - 5:30pm
Bishop Cider Co.
509 N Bishop Ave, Ste C
Dallas , TX

Get to know folks advocating solutions to climate change.

Streams & Valleys: Project Bluebird Kickoff - Fort Worth

Feb 22 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Streams & Valleys office
2918 Wingate St
Fort Worth , TX

Project Bluebird is a volunteer group that oversees bluebird nest boxes along the Trinity Trails and parks in Fort Worth. Those interested in participating are invited to attend the annual kickoff gathering. 

Info: Jim Marshall, jmarshall3@sbcglobal.net 

Native Plant Society of Texas, Trinity Forks Chapter: Tree Basics 101 - Fort Worth

Feb 22 2018 - 7:00pm
Texas Woman’s University
Ann Stuart Science Complex Room 259

Speaker is Pat Moyer, a member of NPSOT Master Gardeners and the Citizen Forester program. He will share the do’s and don’ts of site selection, tree planting and basic pruning techniques for new and established trees. Free.

Info: Cathy Lustgarten, drgoodrad@gmail.com

Arlington Organic Garden Club: Waste Management & Recycling in Arlington - Arlington

Feb 22 2018 - 7:30pm
Bob Duncan Community Center
2800 S. Center St.
Arlington , TX

Presenters: David Hilbreth and Vince Hrabal of Republic services

Info: Donna Ressl, donnarus@usa.net