Oct 24 2019

Groundwork Dallas: Parks Cleanup Volunteer Opportunity - Dallas (Every Saturday)

May 25 2019 - 9:00am to Dec 31 2019 - 12:00pm

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES EVERY SATURDAY

FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH, 9 a.m. to noon

Join Groundwork Dallas at Hines Park, a hidden gem along Harry Hines Blvd. Help protect the park’s water feature, a haven for migratory birds as well as egrets and heron, by removing litter and debris.

Where:  Harry Hines Park, near the intersection of Harry Hines Blvd and Webb Chapel Extension. Parking is in the Xenco Laboratories Lot at 9701 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas TX 75220

Please wear closed-toe shoes, pants, high socks and long sleeves.

Event locations do change, so please check here for up-to-date details. Be sure to find the event for the correct date. 

Info: Aaryaman Singhal, 740-591-6217 or operations@groundworkdallas.org.


SECOND, THIRD AND FOURTH SATURDAYS OF THE MONTH, 9 a.m. to noon

Join Groundwork Dallas at Frasier Dam Recreation Area, a unique 116-acre urban wilderness. Help us restore and improve this area through litter clean-up and removal, trail building, and maintenance.

Where: 9300 Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX 75247. Take the I-35 South ramp off of Harry Hines Blvd; entrance is to the right just under the bridge.

**Look for the Yellow Feather Flags That Say ‘Parking’ to Find Us**

Please wear closed-toe shoes, pants, high socks, and long sleeves.

DETAILS: Event locations do change, so please check here for up-to-date details. Be sure to find the event for the correct date. 

Info: Aaryaman Singhal, 740-591-6217 or operations@groundworkdallas.org.

 

Perot Museum: Origins - Fossils from the Cradle of Humankind - Dallas

Oct 19 2019 - 9:00am to Mar 22 2020 - 5:00pm
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
2201 N. Field St.
Dallas , TX

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science, in partnership with the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits University) in South Africa and the National Geographic Society, proudly announces fossils of two recently discovered ancient human relatives (Australopithecus sediba and Homo naledi) will come to the U.S. from South Africa this fall for the first, and likely only, time to be featured in the limited-run exhibition.

River Legacy: Artini Hour - Arlington

Oct 24 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
River Legacy
703 N.W. Green Oaks Blvd.
Arlington , TX

This is a fun way for adults to socialize, enjoy some wine and refreshments, and create an upcycled art project. Artini Hours include project instruction, supplies, wine and light appetizers. Can be a fun parent/teen night! 

$20. Valid ID required for drinks. Must register in advance online.

City of Arlington: How to Make Seed Balls - Arlington

Oct 24 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Southwest Branch Library
3311 SW Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington , TX

Arlington Water Utilities: How to Make Seed Balls - Arlington

Oct 24 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Southwest Branch Library
3311 SW Green Oaks Blvd.
Arlington , TX

Water-efficient gardening classes presented by Arlington Water Utilities and Tarrant Regional Water District. Classes are taught by Tarrant County Master Gardeners. Register online at www.SaveArlingtonWater.com.

Info: traci.peterson@arlingtontx.gov