Jul 7 2018

Dallas Arboretum: Wind Sculptures in Motion - Dallas (Extended thru Aug. 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. The exhibit has been extended through the end of August.


City of Denton: Birding 101- Denton

Jul 7 2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Emily Fowler Central Library
502 Oakland St.
Denton , TX

This class will help teach the basics of bird watching. It is perfect for members of the public that like going for walks at Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center and are interested in learning more about the birds that inhabit it. The class will be taught by Texas Master Naturalist and bird enthusiast Scott Kiester.

Info: Sarah.Luxton@CityofDenton.com or 940-349-8152

Heard Museum: Creating a Butterfly Nursery - McKinney

Jul 7 2018 - 10:00am
Heard Museum
1 Nature Place
McKinney , TX

Preparing for a butterfly “baby” (caterpillar) is much easier than preparing for a human baby. At this talk, you’ll learn how to prepare your “nursery” (garden) for the next generation of beautiful butterflies. Learn the basics, including what butterflies will lay eggs on, what the caterpillars need to eat and how to support their parents. This program is included in general admission and free for Heard Museum Members. Designed primarily for adults. Interested youth may attend with an adult. May not be suitable for children younger than 10 years.

Dallas Library: Filmed by Bike - Dallas

Jul 7 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
1515 Young Street
Dallas , TX

Bicycles are freedom, allowing us to go further and faster than we ever dreamed possible. Now more than ever people are taking their bicycles to unique and scenic locations for wild adventures. Join us on a journey to the far reaching edges of the planet as we watch intrepid cyclists explore the rugged open road, and all the trials, tribulations and triumphs that come with it.

Turn Lucas Green: Styrofoam Recycling Drop Off - Allen

Jul 7 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
2680 Lucas Rd
Allen , TX

Please bring your clean Styrofoam food containers, cups and packing materials (no peanuts please) to our monthly Styrofoam Recycling Drop Off! 

Just look for our banner.. You can’t miss us!

Dallas Sierra Club: Free Screening of Reinventing Power: America's Renewable Energy Boom - Dallas

Jul 7 2018 - 2:00pm
1808 S Good Latimer Expy
Dallas , TX

Renewable electricity is a realistic choice for you, and a step toward true energy independence.

Info: Misti Oquinn at misti.oquinn@sierraclub.org 

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Fort Worth Nature Center: Beginning Birding Class - Fort Worth

Jul 7 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fort Worth Nature Center
9601 Fossil Ridge Road
Ft Worth , TX

Learn to identify birds living in the area by listening to their vocalizations and looking at photographs. Feel free to bring your personal birding pictures for the class to practice identifying birds. $5 (with paid admission).

Denton Veg Society: Late 4th of July Vegan BBQ - Denton

Jul 7 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Denton County Courthouse on the Square Denton , TX

It can be difficult finding something to eat at your family's 4th of July burger and hot dog fest. Make your favorite outdoor BBQ foods and share them with fellow veg heads. As always, bring a dish, a notecard with ingredients and a friend.

Chalk on hand for chalktavism. Bring hoops, water guns, or whatever fun outdoor activities you enjoy.