School programs, sustainability expos, films, festivals

Prisoners gardening

First-time offenders grow vegetables that provide nutritional meals for the inmates. 

Grand prize for the best photo is a $500 Amazon gift card. 

The Keller ISD school is one of 130 schools in North Texas honored by the Austin-based recognition program. 

Healthcare professionals from across North Texas are invited to learn more about decreasing medical waste on Nov. 9.

The garden is a partnership with the American Heart Association and Dallas community partners.

The city of Fort Worth is hosting the free symposium "Water Efficiency @ Work" on Oct. 13.

Texas Discovery Garden Solar Array

Texas Discovery Gardens unveiled a new 410-square-foot solar array atop a cedar pagoda, which will serve as the garden’s new Natural Learning Center.

Earth Day Texas launches a new program called Earth Day Monthlies on Sept. 17 with a panel discussion of sustainable food.

Humane League

In spring around Earth Day, it seems every community in North Texas has a green fest going on.

Authors from Dallas County Community College have published a two-volume textbook titled "Feasted Landscapes: Sustainability in American Topics."