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October 2020

Grow Native, Not Wild! (North Texas Municipal Water District)

October 10 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Water and Land Resources Building, 17360 Coit Road
Dallas, Texas 75252
Free

Gardening with native plants doesn’t mean giving up your yard to the weeds! Texas plants look stunning when artfully combined in styles to please every taste-- traditional, cottage, modern, or architectural! Learn how to cultivate key strategies from natural systems to control your landscape while still enjoying the dynamic, natural beauty of native plantings. This class will send you home with the dirt from cutting-edge landscape designers, teach you to plant like a pro, plus we’ll help you find the…

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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

October 24
Free

The next National Prescription Drug Take Back Day will be October 24, 2020. National Take Back Day is a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired prescription drugs. The October 2019 Take Back Day brought in 882,919 pounds (almost 442 tons) of unused or expired prescription medication and vape devices. This brings the total amount of prescription drugs collected by DEA since the fall of 2010 to nearly 12.7 million pounds​. Check DEA's official Take Back Day website for more information and to…

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Before the S’mores: WILD About Bats!

October 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
John Bunker Sands Wetland Center, 655 Martin Ln.
Seagoville, TX 75159
$15.00

Come celebrate the awesomeness of bats! They are naturally helpful to our Earth and they need our protection. Experience a stroll on the boardwalk at night as you enjoy the darkness of the wetland. Have some fun and dress up in your favorite bat or Halloween costume. Agave is often pollinated by bats, so we will celebrate by having a bat friendly tequila beverage available for purchase. Register Here

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November 2020

Texas Trees (North Texas Municipal Water District)

November 14 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Water and Land Resources Building, 17360 Coit Road
Dallas, Texas 75252
Free

Trees are without a doubt, our most valuable landscape investment! Whether you’re interested in their ornamental value for your property, their contribution to energy and water savings at your home or business, or the many other ecosystem services they provide, this program covers it. Branch out and join us to learn tips on tree selection and proper planting practices, as well as proper watering, pruning, common insect issues and diseases.

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Before the S’mores: Native Furs & Feathers of Texas

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
John Bunker Sands Wetland Center, 655 Martin Ln.
Seagoville, TX 75159
$15.00

Join us in November as we learn about our favorite Texas native feathered and fur bearing friends. We will have a live feathered friend here to visit with and a family craft for all to participate in. Enjoy a cool weather boardwalk, campfire songs, s’mores, and some Wild Turkey liquid refreshment for an additional fee. Register Here

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December 2020

Before the S’mores: Holiday Art with Nature!

December 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
John Bunker Sands Wetland Center, 655 Martin Ln.
Seagoville, TX 75159
$15.00

Celebrate the winter holidays with us at the Wetland! Join us for a down-to-earth celebration singing carols, drinking hot chocolate around the campfire, and enjoying a special visit by Father Christmas. Try your hand at some natural art for this gift giving season and learn how cart can be seen in nature. Dress warm for tonight's campfire and Christmas Carol sing-a-long! Hot toddies are available for those who wish to purchase them. Register Here

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