Aug 27 2022

Sisterhood Hike: Rockledge Park - Grapevine

Aug 27 2022 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Rockledge Park
3600 Pilot Point Rd
Grapevine , TX

$10 per vehicle to enter park. 

We will hike about 4 miles, before heat will send us running for the lake. We will have a beach area set up before our hike. After hike, we will go to beach area to hang In the Lake.

Bring: bathing suit, sunblock, hat, sunglasses, towel etc 
Pack a lunch and snacks. Bring plenty of water!!!

We will meet at trailhead at 9:15 a.m. for group pictures. Hike start time 9:30 a.m. 

Note: more details as we get closer to hike date

Greenspace Dallas: LB Houston Nature Trails Volunteer Day - Dallas

Aug 27 2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
L B Houston Nature Trails
1366 California Crossing Rd
Dallas , TX

Help restore and improve this area through litter clean-up and removal, invasive plant removal, trail building and maintenance.

What to wear:
We will be working outdoors in areas that may have mosquitoes and poison ivy. Please wear boots or sturdy, closed-toe shoes, pants, and socks that come over the calves. We do not recommend ankle socks, yoga pants or leggings.

Other personal items to bring:
Water bottle(s), sunscreen, bug repellent, sunglasses and snacks

Friends of Sheri Capehart Nature Preserve: Bats of the Area and How to Find Them - Arlington

Aug 27 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Sheri Capehart Nature Preserve
5201 Bowman Springs Road
Arlington , TX

Local bat enthusiasts Ellen Ravkind and Anne Alderfer along with bat expert Kate Rugroden from the Bat World Sanctuary will provide our program, to be held at the amphitheater, overlooking the south pond. Kate can talk about the bats in this area and the role the sanctuary plays in education and rehabilitation. Ellen and Anne will demonstrate the use of the echo location devices from Wildlife Acoustics (Echo Meter Touch 2).

Meet in the amphitheater that overlooks the south pond. Recommended :Bug spray and water and a good flashlight or headlamp with fresh batteries for getting back to the parking lot at the end of the evening.