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Dallas Sierra Club Calendar

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First Quarter Moon

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»Canoe or Kayak on the Brazos RiverCanoe or Kayak on the Brazos RiverThe trip officially starts at the put-in point just below the Possum Kingdom Dam along Highway 16. We'll meet in the Rochelle’s Canoe Rental parking lot at 9:00 A.M. Saturday, June 3. (Contact trip leader Terry Sullivan for a map with directions.) After renting canoes or kayaks we will meet up at the put-in point for the start of the trip. The trip is two days on the river and about 20 river miles long. We’ll camp one night on a sandbar island at about two thirds of our distance down the river. Bring water, food, camping gear and raingear. We will paddle through some of Texas' most beautiful country, with high, craggy cliffs, soaring birds and cattle crossing the river. Named by the Spanish, “Brazos de Dios,” meaning "Arms of God," this river has beauty not available to most people. Reservations for the outing are imperative and require contacting Terry for instructions and acceptance, preferably by the second week of May.
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»Canoe or Kayak on the Brazos RiverCanoe or Kayak on the Brazos RiverThe trip officially starts at the put-in point just below the Possum Kingdom Dam along Highway 16. We'll meet in the Rochelle’s Canoe Rental parking lot at 9:00 A.M. Saturday, June 3. (Contact trip leader Terry Sullivan for a map with directions.) After renting canoes or kayaks we will meet up at the put-in point for the start of the trip. The trip is two days on the river and about 20 river miles long. We’ll camp one night on a sandbar island at about two thirds of our distance down the river. Bring water, food, camping gear and raingear. We will paddle through some of Texas' most beautiful country, with high, craggy cliffs, soaring birds and cattle crossing the river. Named by the Spanish, “Brazos de Dios,” meaning "Arms of God," this river has beauty not available to most people. Reservations for the outing are imperative and require contacting Terry for instructions and acceptance, preferably by the second week of May.
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»Dallas Sierra Club Executive Committee MeetingDallas Sierra Club Executive Committee MeetingThe 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.
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Full Moon

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»White Rock Lake Clean-upWhite Rock Lake Clean-upWalk and talk while picking up trash and recyclables at the Sierra Club's adopted section of White Rock Lake Park. Meet at 8:15 AM this second Saturday of the month at the Love of the Lake office, northeast corner of Garland Road and Buckner Boulevard.  Look for the crowd drinking free juice and coffee.  Gloves, trash bags, etc. will be provided. Our area includes one of the wonderful prairie restoration areas, so there are always birds and wildflowers to enjoy.  Brunch afterwards. 
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»Dallas Sierra Club General MeetingDallas Sierra Club General MeetingFrugal Gardening - Fran Powell will share imaginative tips on how to re-use and re-purpose items in your garden for free. - Everyone is invited.  Full details are on our home page now.  
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Last Quarter Moon

»Trail Maintenance at Cedar Ridge PreserveTrail Maintenance at Cedar Ridge PreserveCome to the hilly terrain of Cedar Ridge Preserve to help maintain one of the better trail networks in Dallas.  The Sierra Club is responsible for the Possum Haw Trail.  We work here on third Saturdays of almost every month, starting at 9 AM, working until approximately noon.  The Preserve's address is 7171 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas.  For directions and general information about Cedar Ridge Preserve, click this link.   If you need more information or want to carpool, call or email me.
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»No Outings Committee meeting tonightNo Outings Committee meeting tonightThere's no Outings Committee meeting tonight. Our next meeting is on the usual third Wednesday of a month. That's July 19.
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New Moon

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»Library Nature ExpoLibrary Nature Expo Start Time: 10:30 AM End Time: 1:00 PM Where: Dallas Central Library Description: Join us for a gathering of community organizations interested in facets of the natural world. a href="http://dallaslibrary2.org/pond/">More...
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First Quarter Moon

 

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