July – Business Meeting Only

Business meeting only this month.  Please join us to help plan for North Texas Giving Day (September 20) and the celebration of SWNP’s 5th Anniversary, celebration to be held on October 20.

Our business meeting is July 17 at 6pm in the Community Room at West Arlington Police Station, 2060 SW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76017.

June Activities

CANCELLED – June 9: Beginner Birding Workshop and Bird Walk

Rescheduled for October 6 due to expected high temperature.

8:00 am – Class at City of Kennedale Municipal Bldg (RSVP)
8:30 am – Bird Walk at SWNP with Walter Berk

See Event/Flyer for full details

 


June 19: Program – Celebrate Pollinators with Us

7:00 pm – Community Room, west Arlington Police Station.

Celebrate National Pollinator Week with us at our June 19 program. Missy Singleton will discuss the role of pollinators in our environment and how we can help protect them. National Pollinator Week brings attention to the urgent issue of declining pollinator populations while emphasizing the valuable ecosystem services provided by bees, birds, butterflies, bats and beetles.

All events are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Activities at SWNP

April 28: The City Nature Challenge comes to SWNP.  See event post for full details.

4:00 pm – The Ponds
6:00 pm – The Critters
8:00 pm – After Dark

April 30: The City Nature Challenge returns to SWNP on the last day of the Challenge.

11 am – 1 pm – Come out to SWNP and observe some nature!


May 5: Tree Walk with Jeremy Priest. See event post for full details.

10:00 am – noon. We will walk the trails, looking at trees – identifying the variety of trees at the Preserve with a focus on historic trees.

 

All events are free and open to the public.

March Activities

Our March program will be held at the Preserve on the 4th Saturday. On our normal program date, we will hold a business meeting, then teach an introduction to iNaturalist in preparation for the City Nature Challenge in April.  SWNP events and programs are free and open to the public.

March 20, 5:30 pm, Friends Business Meeting. At the west Arlington Police Station.
March 20, 7:00 pm, iNaturalist Overview.  At the west Arlington Police Station.

 


March 24, 8 am, Program at SWNP: Bird Walk (at the Preserve) with Walt Berk.  See event listing for more information.