Apr 14 2020

Keep Texas Beautiful & TxDoT: Don't Mess with Texas Art Contest - Deadline April 24

Feb 24 2020 - 8:00am to Apr 24 2020 - 5:00pm

Keep Texas Beautiful and the Texas Department of Transportation invite Texas students in kindergarten through 12th grade to submit their best litter prevention-inspired artwork to be considered for the Don’t mess with Texas Calendar. Students with the top 14 designs will have their work featured in the calendar. 

Each winner will also receive:

    •    Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1" tablet

    •    Gift basket with Buc-ee's merchandise

    •    Their artwork framed and returned

    •    Opportunity to have their artwork shared on Don’t mess with Texas and Keep Texas Beautiful websites and social media

    •    Teachers representing students who produce the top 14 designs will win a $100 H-E-B/Central Market gift card.

The contest is open to students in grades K-12. Submissions are due April 24.

ACTION ALERT! Texas Sierra Club: Oppose the Pipeline through Hill Country - Sign the Petition

Apr 9 2020 - 7:00am to May 9 2020 - 5:00pm

Sign the Sierra Club petition to the Texas Rail Road Commission opposing Permian Highway pipeline through the Hill Country.

Read more about effects of drilling in the Permian Basin.

Dallas Sierra Club: Organic Waste In DFW - VIRTUAL MEETING

Apr 14 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Wasting Away: A Frank Talk About Organic Waste in DFW

We are going to hold our April General Meeting via Zoom. Bear with us - this is a first as we try to adapt to current stay at home / social distancing / no public gatherings guidelines. We are also planning on using Zoom for our May and June meetings.

We'll start the meeting off at 6:30 p.m. with open Q&A / chat session while everyone gets on-line. We'll start the actual meeting at 7 p.m. with announcements,  committee reports and a program.

So, here is what you need to do:

    •    Phone - download the Zoom app (if you don't already have it) and on Tuesday, April 14, a bit before 6:30, open the app and enter the meeting id below.

    •    Computer - a bit before 6:30 on Tuesday, April 14, click on the link below and follow the instructions.

    •    Dial-in - call one of the numbers below. When prompted, enter the meeting id.

Here is the link for joining the meeting with a computer or tablet or phone browser:



If you phone in you will be asked for the Meeting ID: 351 513 948

One tap mobile

+13462487799,,351513948# US (Houston)

+16699006833,,351513948# US (San Jose)


Or dial in:

        +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)

        +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)

        +1 253 215 8782 US

        +1 301 715 8592 US

Info: Victoria Howard, [email protected]