Jun 23 2018

Dallas Arboretum: Wind Sculptures in Motion: The Kinetic Art of Lyman Whitaker - Dallas (Thru July 31)

Apr 15 2018 - 9:00am to Jul 31 2018 - 5:00pm
Dallas Arboretum
8525 Garland Rd
Dallas , TX

122 copper wind sculptures by Utah-based sculptor Lyman Whitaker. 

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Native Prairies Association of Texas, Blackland Chapter: Boy Scout Hill Work Day - Dallas

Jun 23 2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Boy Scout Hill @ White Rock Lake
316 E Lawther
Dallas , TX

Volunteers needed to help remove invasives.

Friends of Furneaux Creek Nature Trail: Summer Solstice Morning Walk - Carrollton

Jun 23 2018 - 8:00am to 10:00am
Branch Hollow Park
2050 E Branch Hollow
Carrollton , TX

Texas AgriLife Water University: DIY Rain Barrel Class - Grand Prairie

Jun 23 2018 - 8:45am to 10:15am
Grand Prairie Main Library
901 Conover Drive
Grand Prairie , TX

Learn the basics and benefits of rainwater har­vesting and reduce the effect your stormwater has on the environment. Participants will learn how to collect and utilize rainwater at home. This class is hands on DIY where each participant will build and take home a 55-gallon rain barrel at $50 dollars each. Rain barrels are recycled food-grade containers and are roughly 24 inches wide by 36 inches tall.

$50/barrel.

Dallas Library: Worm Composting - Dallas

Jun 23 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
515 Young Street
Dallas , TX

Learn all about composting with worms from renowned worm expert, and founder of Texas Worm Ranch, Heather Rinaldi. From setup and care to how to use your worm castings, this class will teach you everything you need to get started. Attendees will be entered into a drawing to win their very own worm bin.

Dallas Library: Filmed by Bike - Dallas

Jun 23 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
1515 Young Street
Dallas , TX

Filmed by Bike is a touring film festival that features the world’s best bike movies. We will be showing the Bike Love collection. A broad mix of bike tales dances across the screen as you immerse yourself in the world of cycling. This year’s collection includes a stunning collection of fun, lighthearted films, as well as pieces that showcase how bikes are changing lives. These tales highlight stories from all over the globe.

North Haven Gardens: Plants for Pollinators - Dallas

Jun 23 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
North Haven Gardens
7700 Northhaven Road
TX

There are so many annuals, trees, vines and shrubs that provide food and habitat sources for our highly important pollinators. In addition to bees and butterflies, there are hummingbirds, bats, and many other insects that ensure the survival of plants by spreading pollen and creating habitat.

NHG's Garden Advisor Dana Wilson shows you the many options to make your garden welcome to a variety of wildlife.

Stay and join us for Designing Gardens for Pollinators at 3 p.m.

Greater Fort Worth Sierra Club: Turn Texas Green Fundraiser - Fort Worth

Jun 23 2018 - 4:30pm to 7:00pm
Houston Street Bar and Patio
902 Houston Street
Fort Worth , TX

Join us immediately following the close of the Democratic Convention in downtown Fort Worth for this Sierra Club Political Committee of Texas fundraiser. This fundraiser benefits Sierra Club endorsed candidates for the Texas Legislature and state-wide offices. Make a donation or attend.