Mar 20 2018

George W. Bush Presidential Center: Bluebonnet Tours - Dallas (Thru June 2)

Mar 17 2018 - 10:00am to Jun 2 2018 - 12:00pm
George W. Bush Presidential Center
2943 SMU Boulevard
Dallas , TX

Enjoy docent-guided bluebonnet tours in the Native Texas Park on the grounds of the Bush Center. The park features other seasonal wildflowers, native Texas grasses, tree-shaded lawns, and clearings providing habitats for butterflies, birds, and other wildlife. Visitors can explore native Texas environments such as Blackland Prairie, Post Oak Savannah, and Cross Timbers Forest.

The free tours of the Native Texas Park are offered every Saturday at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., weather permitting. Usually lasting between 30 and 40 minutes, visitors are guided through the winding network of walking trails. Space is limited and tours are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

To book a large group, call 214-346-1650 or email

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Great Seed Bomb & Groundwork: Wildflower Workshops & Seed Bomb - Dallas

Mar 17 2018 - 2:00pm to Mar 31 2018 - 12:00pm
MLK Library
2922 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd Dallas Seed Library
Dallas , TX

Volunteers are needed to craft native wildflower and prairie seedballs with the Dallas Seed Library and Groundwork Dallas, haul them to a meadow along the Trinity Forest Trail, and release them into the wild! The Dallas Watershed Dept. is dedicating 200 potted prairie grasses to the cause of restoring native Blackland Prairie in the area.


- Saturday, March 17th with the Dallas Seed Library at MLK Library, from 2pm - 5pm (2922 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 75215) 

- Saturday, March 24th with Groundwork Dallas (location TBD), from 9am - Noon


- Saturday, March 31st on the Trinity Forest Trails, from 9am - Noon. Please use these GPS coordinates (32°41'58.1"N, 96°42'10.6"W) or this Google Maps link ( to locate the site. 

Alchemy Pops: Ribbon Cutting - Fort Worth

Mar 20 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Alchemy Pops
411 South Main Street, Suite 109
Ft Worth , TX

Ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of the new store, which sells craft popsicles.

Friends of Southwest Nature Preserve: iNaturalist Refresher - Arlington

Mar 20 2018 - 5:30pm
West Arlington Police Station Arlington , TX

Informal class on iNaturalist in advance of the City Nature Challenge in April.

Info: Annabelle Corboy or 817-683-1739

Event Website:

Fort Worth Interfaith Environmental Network: Environmental Justice Advocacy Workshop - Fort Worth

Mar 20 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
University Christian Church of Fort Worth
2720 S University Dr
Ft Worth , TX

Taught by experts from Texas Impact. Learn how to effectively raise your voice for the voiceless! This training is in preparation for advocacy during Faith Climate Action Week in April (April 14 – April 22). Free and open to the public.

About the speaker: Imaad Khan is a policy analyst at the Texas Interfaith Center for Public Policy. His work at the center focuses on health care, climate and community engagement.

Save Dallas Water: DIY Plumbing Seminar - Dallas

Mar 20 2018 - 6:30pm
Martin Luther King Recreation Center
2901 Pennsylvania Avenue
Dallas , TX

Did you know that the average American home loses 14 percent of their water use to leaks?  Learn how you can perform do-it-yourself minor repairs to save water and help lower your water bill. Below are some of the topics that will be covered at the workshop: 

-Replacing toilet fill and flush valves and flappers

-Fixing leaky faucets

-Installing faucet aerators and low-flow showerheads

-Water Conservation tips


Dallas Sierra Club: Urban Asthma & Sperry Chalet in Glacier National Park - Dallas

Mar 20 2018 - 7:00pm
Brookhaven College
3939 Valley View Lane Bldg H, Geotechnology Institute
Farmers Branch , TX

Dr. Rebecca Gruchalla will talk about urban asthma, especially in children, and what is known about causation.  And Bill Greer will talk about Sperry Chalet in Glacier National Park.

All welcome. Free.


Info: Kirk Miller, 972-699-1687 or