Share:  Share this page on Facebook Share this page on Twitter Share this page by email Share this page with other services

Dallas Sierra Club Calendar

Show:  Show All  Meetings  Conservation  Outings  Classes  Social Gatherings

Class IconSep 26 (Wed) Wilderness Navigation Class--Part 1

Want to hike or bushwhack off-trail but you're uneasy about finding your way? Join a highly respected two-night class to help you navigate with map and compass. Part 1 is Wed., part 2 is Thu., both at 6:30 p.m., upstairs at Whole Foods Market, SE quadrant of Preston Road and Forest Lane. The fee for the two-night class is $35 for Sierra Club members, $40 for non-members (best class price around). An optional nearby hike for class participants will be offered the following Sun. morning,weather permitting so instructors can help you practice what you learned. Pay in advance by clicking here or pay at the door. Bring a compass if you have one. If not, we'll have an extra you can use and we'll advise what to look for when you buy your own. Sessions will run until 8:45. Coordinator: Liz Wheelan Send Email 214-368-2306

Class IconSep 27 (Thu) Wilderness Navigation Class--Part 2

Second night of a two-part class that begins Wed., Sept. 26. Both sessions are at Whole Foods Market, Preston Road at Forest Lane. See above for details and la ink to pay online.   Coordinator: Liz Wheelan Send Email 214-368-2306

Social Gathering IconSep 29 (Sat) Dallas Sierra Club Picnic at Churchill Park, 10 AM to 1 PM

Bring your friends, families, dogs, cats and whomever else you love to hang out with to a twice-annual picnic at Churchill Park, 7025 Churchill Way, Dallas, from 10 AM to 1 PM. New, recent and prospective members are especially invited. This time the picnic is pot luck. Come even if you have no pot or no luck. If your luck's been good, bring a salad, beans, chicken, dessert or other food to share. The Club will provide ice, drinks, chips, dips and water balloons. There will be giveaways, prizes and some random used camp gear selling at outrageously low auction prices.  Organizer: Ginger Bradley Send Email 469-223-7902

Day Hike IconSep 30 (Sun) Day Hike on Prairie Creek Trail, Richardson

A day affter the Sierra Club picnic, meet at 9 a.m. at Frankie's Mexican restaurant at II Creeks, 2701 Custer Parkway in Richardson.  We will walk 4 or 5 miles in total, at a leisurely pace, starting with a walk east on Lookout Drive to the Prairie Creek Trail.  Please wear comfy shoes and bring water.  There will be no water on the trail, only great scenery and no rain.  We can go to Frankie's afterwards for a  drink or some nachos if you want.  I will!  Kids are welcome.  Leader: Ginger Bradley Send Email 469-223-7902

Dallas Sierra Club Meeting IconOct 3 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Day Hike IconOct 6 (Sat) Day Hike on Chisholm Trail, Plano

Meet at 10 a.m. at the Starbucks on 15th Street in Plano, near the Barnes and Noble store, outside, at the tables on the patio, 801 W. 15th St., Plano, to be exact.  We will walk/hike the Chisolm Trail for about 5 miles, and it's pretty flat.  Just bring your own water and comfy shoes, and we can head for a beer or a soda afterwards at On the Border.  We will finish around 12:30 or 1, depending on the pace, which is leisurely, for the most part. Kids are welcome.   Leader: Ginger Brdley Send Email 469-223-7902

Dallas Sierra Club Meeting IconOct 9 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

Hear about the Sierra Club's 2018 Electoral Campaign to elect political leaders friendly to the environment; and learn about the Environmental League, an organization that educates youth about environmental conservation.  Everyone is invited.  Full details are on our home page now.

Day Hike IconOct 13 (Sat) Dayhike White Rock Creek Trail from Moss Park

Meet at 8:30 am at Moss Park (SE corner of Greenville Ave and Royal Lane). Hike 5-6 miles along a paved trail. Bring water and a snack, as we will be hiking all morning. No reservations are necessary. Just show up. No pets please. Optional lunch at a local restaurant. Trip rated: Easy. Leader: Mark Adams Send Email 940-231-8482

Car Camp IconOct 19-21 (Fri-Sun) Fall Weekend at Beavers Bend State Park, Oklahoma

Beavers Bend State ParkCelebrate fall by joining us for a weekend in scenic southeastern Oklahoma. We have a large group compound reserved, complete with your choice of rustic cabin or tent camping, bathhouse (flush toilets and hot showers!) and dining hall with kitchen. We'll offer Saturday hike options with Dallas Sierra Club leaders, ranging from a one-mile nature trail to a 7-mile trail over multiple ridges. The park offers additional activities, including paddling (rentals available), horseback riding and more. We also offer a Saturday night catered dinner option. This weekend is for singles, couples, families, friends and all ages, EVERYONE. Details and reservation information is in this PDF document.  Trip rated: Kid Friendly. Coordinator: Liz Wheelan Send Email 214-368-2306

Backpack IconNov 2-4 (Fri-Sun) Nov 2-4 (Fri-Sun) Backpack Eagle Rock Loop, Arkansas

people wading Little Missouri River, ArkansasReady to climb some hills with a splash of fall color? We'll hike 26.8 miles on the longest loop trail in Arkansas. Meet at a trailhead 4 hours from Dallas early Fri. morning and backpack through Sun. afternoon. A small group with a max of 6 experienced backpackers in good physical condition. Contact the trip leader to discuss joining the group. Trip Rated: Strenuous. Trip rated: Strenuous. Leader: Christian Costello Send Email 972-591-1547

Backpack IconNov 3-4 (Sat-Sun) Beginner Backpack Trip to the Caney Creek Wilderness

Join us for one of the Dallas Sierra Club’s favorite Arkansas backpacking trips. We’ll backpack about 4 1/2 miles along Caney Creek in Caney Creek Wilderness, cross the creek a few times, and climb some small hills. We'll set up camp near a waterfall then do a short optional day hike as time and energy permit.  For many of us this was our first Wilderness hike and it's still one of our favorites. Trip rated: Easy. Leader: Bill Greer Send Email 972-247-0446

      read more

Dallas Sierra Club Meeting IconNov 7 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Dallas Sierra Club Meeting IconNov 13 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

The Great Trinity ForestBen Sandifer will tell us about The Great Trinity Forest and Ranjana Bhandari will talk about Liveable Arlington, a grassroots organization advocating for a healthier city.  Full details will be provided soon. Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Dallas Sierra Club Meeting IconDec 5 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Dallas Sierra Club Meeting IconDec 11 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.
 

Meeting IconJan 2 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconJan 8 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

Wildlife of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands - Everyone is invited.  Full details are on our home page now.

Meeting IconFeb 6 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconFeb 12 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Bus Trip IconFeb 20-Mar 4 (Wed-Mon) Big Bend National Park

(replace this text with a short description of the image)Dates are set for the 2019 outing to Big Bend National Park! The bus leaves Dallas Wednesday night, Feb. 27 and returns early Monday morning, March 4. This year's itinerary options will be different. We're not accepting registrations yet, but you'll be alerted when details are ready and registration opens if you've subscribed to our free Outings News. You may subscribe by going to this link.  Trip rated: Moderately Strenuous. Coordinator: Mark Stein Send Email 214-526-3733

      read more

Meeting IconMar 6 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconMar 19 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

NOTE: This is the THIRD Tuesday in March because Brookhaven College is closed for Spring Break on the second Tuesday.
To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Meeting IconApr 3 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconApr 9 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Meeting IconMay 1 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconMay 14 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Meeting IconJun 5 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconJun 11 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Meeting IconJul 3 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconJul 9 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Meeting IconAug 7 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconAug 13 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Meeting IconSep 4 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconSep 10 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Meeting IconOct 2 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconOct 8 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Meeting IconNov 6 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconNov 12 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Meeting IconDec 4 (Wed) Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee (or Excom) is the elected governing body of the Dallas Sierra Club and meets upstairs at Whole Foods Market, southeast corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, in Dallas at 6:30 pm. Contact the Dallas Group Chair for more information.

Meeting IconDec 10 (Tue) Dallas Sierra Club General Meeting

 To be determined - Everyone is invited.  Full details will be on our home page soon.

Follow the Dallas Sierra Club

Follow us on Twitter       Follow the Dallas Sierra Club on Facebook       Follow the Dallas Sierra Club on meetup.com

Help the Dallas Sierra Club

You can help the Dallas Sierra Club earn 5% on every purchase you make at Amazon.com (at no cost to you) by clicking on the Amazon.com logo below.

Shop at Amazon.com and help the Dallas Sierra Club


© 2018 Sierra Club. Sierra Club® and "Explore, enjoy and protect the planet"® are registered trademarks of
the Sierra Club. The Sierra Club Seal is a registered copyright, service mark, and trademark of the Sierra Club.