Nov 15 2018

ACTION ALERT! Dallas Sierra Club: Public Comment on West Texas Nuclear Waste Storage Application

Sep 12 2018 - 7:00am to Nov 19 2018 - 5:00pm

Comment on the zombie application to the NRC by Waste Control Specialists, now filing as Interim Storage Partners (the partner is Orano, a French company), to store nuclear waste at their facility in Andrews County TX. UPDATE: The deadline has been extended to Nov 19.

See http://nonuclearwasteaqui.org/ and comment online at https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=NRC-2016-0231-0187

Dallas Arboretum: Autumn at the Arboretum - Dallas

Sep 22 2018 - 9:00am to Nov 21 2018 - 5:00pm
Dallas Arboretum
8525 Garland Rd
Dallas , TX

Thousands of pumpkins, squash and gourds adorn the gardens along with scenes from The Adventures in Neverland for this annual fall display.

The Great Seed Bomb: Wildflower Workshops - Dallas

Nov 3 2018 - 11:00am to Nov 17 2018 - 12:00pm

The Great Seed Bomb wants to bring wildflowers to a stretch of Dallas' Santa Fe Trail Seven workshops are scheduled. Workshops are non-toxic, harness organically produced seedstock, kid friendly and accessible by bike.

Nov. 3 @ White Rock Lake Boat Club - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
340 E Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX 75218

Nov. 10 @ Acme Creation Lab - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
1219 S Riverfront Blvd, Dallas, TX 75207

Nov. 17 @ Frazier Dam Recreation Area - 9 a.m. to noon 
9300 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX 75247

 

Memnosyne Institute: Green Source DFW 2018 Sustainable Leadership Awards - Dallas

Nov 15 2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Dallas Arboretum
8525 Garland Road
Dallas , TX

The Memnosyne Institute hosts the annual Green Source DFW Sustainable Leadership Awards honoring businesses, nonprofits and volunteers advancing the green movement in North Texas. More details to come.

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City of Denton: Small Space Gardening Workshop- Denton

Nov 15 2018 - 6:00pm
Emily Fowler Central Library
502 Oakland St
Denton , TX

Gardening in containers is a great way to grow your horticulture skills. If you have a small yard or patio that needs a pop of ornamental color, are frustrated with the poor soils on your property, or just simply don’t have the space to grow your fruits and veggies, then give container gardening a try. This class will also focus on creating beautiful containers for the holidays.

Free.

Citizens’ Climate Lobby DFW Grapevine: Monthly Meeting - Grapevine

Nov 15 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
La Madeleine
900 W State 114 Hwy
Grapevine , TX

Citizens' Climate Lobby's is a non-profit, non-partisan, grassroots advocacy organization focused on national policies to address climate change.

Info: Jacqueline Carney, tjcarney@charter.net

UNT & Future Without Poverty: Air Quality Monitoring Workshop - Denton

Nov 15 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Stoke
608 E Hickory Street
Denton , TX

Learn more about the environment. Join UNT and Future Without Poverty in this 2-hour hands-on session where you will learn to build a simple particulate matter (PM), monitor. All materials for the monitors will be provided and participants are encouraged to install them at their homes or businesses. Ages 18 and up.

RSVP through Meetup (if possible) and the Facebook event.