Jan 25 2020

Downwinders at Risk: College of Constructive Hell-Raising - Dallas (Jan 14-May 19)

Jan 14 2020 - 7:00pm to May 19 2020 - 9:00pm
Meadows Conference Center
2900 Live Oak Street
Dallas , TX

The College for Constructive Hell Raising is a semester-long, citizen-friendly seminar class designed to help DFW activists of all kinds approach their fights more strategically. Learn basic community organizing lessons from veterans of local social justice campaigns from the last 50 years to present.

January 14
History of Constructive Hell-Raising

January 28
The Four Dirty Words of Organizing

February 11
Group Decision-Making

February 25
Strategy vs Tactics

March 10
Critical Thinking

March 24
Perception is Everything

April 7
Real World Civics

April 21
Effective Outreach

May 5
Means and Ends

May 19
The Qualities of a Good Organizer

Global Climate Strike Fort Worth: Every Friday Strike - Fort Worth

Jan 17 2020 - 3:00pm to Mar 27 2020 - 4:00pm
University Dr. south of I-30 by the Starbucks Fort Worth , TX

Protest with us on University Dr., south of I-30 by the Starbucks, by U.S. Rep Kay Granger's office every Friday to let the government know we want action on climate change. Bring your sign! Organized by Global Climate Strike - FW and 350.org FW.

Info: Paula Luna, lunapaulab@gmail.com

Farmers Branch Historical Park: Bird Walk - Farmers Branch

Jan 25 2020 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Farmers Branch Historical Park
2540 Farmers Branch Ln
Farmers Branch , TX

Birds of the Historical Park and Farmers Branch will be observed and discussed. Guests are invited to bring binoculars, but are discouraged from bringing pets.

Free. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

Trinity Coalition: Hike the Frasier Dam Recreation Area - Dallas

Jan 25 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
9590 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas , TX

Frasier Dam is a hidden gem along the Trinity River. Join us on a hike along the nature trails within the area. We will check out Frasier Dam itself, locate the launch points and portage trail for paddle craft, and discover the beauty of this once forgotten watershed.  Bring a picnic lunch, plenty of water, close-toed shoes, hat, sunscreen, and bug repellent.  If you want to do a little service, show up early and help Groundworks Dallas with their weekly restoration and clean up of the area.

See event page for direction details.