Feb 23 2021

Dallas Arboretum: Dallas Blooms 'America the Beautiful' - Dallas (Feb. 21-April 11)

Feb 21 2021 - 9:00am to Apr 11 2021 - 5:00pm
Dallas Arboretum
8525 Garland Rd
Dallas , TX

With the theme “America the Beautiful,” the spring festival showcases an explosion of color from 100 varieties of spring bulbs and more than 500,000 spring-blooming blossoms, thousands of azaleas and hundreds of Japanese cherry trees. Each week, Dallas Blooms focuses on one of the six regions in the United States with food, music, flowers and activities. The festival includes special events, live music on the weekends and children’s activities.

$12-$17. Reservations required. Face masks required for ages 5 and up.

Opening Week (Feb. 21-26): $5 admission. 

Parks Associates: Smart Energy Summit - Online

Feb 23 2021 - 8:00am to Feb 24 2021 - 5:00pm

Keynotes and Sessions topics will highlight:

Partnerships and Tech Advancements  

    •    Shifting Customer Behavior: Energy Efficiency and Demand Response

    •    MDUs: Leveraging Proptech for Smart Energy Management

    •    DERMS:  Solar, Storage and Microgrids

    •    Next Stages of the EV Evolution

Consumer Engagement

    •    Home Services: Rethinking Utility Revenue Models

    •    Community Choice Aggregation (CCAs) and the Future of Community Solar

    •    Energy Management Platforms: Accelerating Growth

    •    Impact of COVID-19: Consumer Behavior and Energy Management

Additional Data:

    •    New research from the firm finds that 20% of US broadband households report that the COVID-19 pandemic has increased their interest in smart home solutions that would manage their energy usage, costs, and comfort.

North Texas Master Naturalists: Living with Coyotes - Zoom

Feb 23 2021 - 6:00pm
Zoom TX

Native Texan and certified Texas Master Naturalist Bonnie Bradshaw will discuss situations and solutions relating to coyotes, bobcats, armadillos, skunks, raccoons, opossums and other urban wildlife. In 2006, Bonnie founded 911 Wildlife, a wildlife control company that provides homeowners and property managers with humane, effective solutions. Since 2012, the City of Dallas has contracted with 911 Wildlife to assist residents with all wildlife questions and concerns.

Register on link below.

Info: [email protected]