Community Events & Public Meetings

Financial Incentives for Protecting Private Property in Texas

Location Three Oaks Community Center 158 CR 210 Floresville, TX 78114
Friday April 17, 2015
9:00 am - 1:30 pm

Program:

9:00 – 9:10 am Welcome

Bryan Davis, County Extension Agent, Wilson County, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

9:10– 10:40 am Easements / Landowner Rights / Q&A

Judon Fambrough, Senior Lecturer, Texas A&M University Real Estate Center

10:40 – 11:15 am Qualifying for Wildlife Management Use under 1-d-1 / Q&A

Trent Teinert, Wilson County Wildlife Biologist, Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

11:15 – 11:45  Introduction to Conservation Easements, Panel Discussion

Allison Elder, General Counsel, Texas Agricultural Land Trust,

Pat Merkord, Executive Director, Native Prairies Association of Texas

Dr, James Fuller, Conservation Easement Donor

Ruthie Russell, Conservation Easement Donor

11:45 Lunch provided to first 30 participants that register                                             

12:15-1:30 pm Tour of Kirchoff Family Farm

Don Kirchoff – Kirchoff Family Farm

To Register, contact Bryan Davis at (830) 393-7357 or email at by-davis@tamu.edu



Wilson County Hazardous Household Waste Collection Event

Location Precinct 1 Yard, 142 FM 536, Floresville, TX
Saturday April 18, 2015
8:00 am - 12:00 pm



Earth Day

Location Woodlawn Lake
Saturday April 18, 2015
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

This event was created to share with and educate the community on the value and respect we should give our Planet Earth. It’s the land, water and air we breathe and live in. The event will include entertainment stages, food (vegetarian) and beverage booths, tree-planting demonstrations, 5K run, workshops, and seminars demonstrating various energy and conservation ideas and techniques.



San Antonio Family Nature Club Campout

Location John William Helton San Antonio River Nature Park, 15662 FM 775 Floresville, TX
Saturday April 18, 2015
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm



Earth Day Wildflower Hike - Mission Reach Segment

Location Confluence Park, 310 W. Mitchell St. San Antonio, TX 78204
Wednesday April 22, 2015
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm



Earth Day Wildflower Hike - Jackson Nature Park

Location Jackson Nature Park, 9824 CR 401, Stockdale, TX
Wednesday April 22, 2015
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm



2015 Outdoor Adventure Program: Insect Investigations

Location John William Helton San Antonio River Nature Park, 15662 FM 775 Floresville, TX
Thursday April 23, 2015
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm



SARA's Public Nature Park Naming Contest

Location Submissions accepted via email
Friday April 24, 2015
8:00 am - 5:00 pm



Trail Watch Volunteers - Orientation Session

Location Run Wild Sports, 1900 Broadways St. San Antonio, TX 78215
Wednesday April 29, 2015
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm



Snakes in the Park at Jackson Nature Park

Location Jackson Nature Park, 9824 CR 401, Stockdale, TX
Saturday May 2, 2015
10:00 am - 12:00 pm



Art in the Park Series: FREE Watercolor Art Class at Jackson Nature Park

Location Jackson Nature Park, 9824 CR 401, Stockdale, TX
Saturday May 9, 2015
9:00 am - 12:00 pm



Art in the Park Series: Quilt Art Bazaar

Location Branch River Park, corner of Fannin and Commercial streets near downtown Goliad
Saturday May 16, 2015
9:00 am - 1:00 pm



Archery Day at John William Helton - San Antonio River Nature Park

Location John William Helton San Antonio River Nature Park, 15662 FM 775 Floresville, TX
Saturday May 23, 2015
9:00 am - 12:00 pm



Hispanic Heritage FREE Educator Workshop - Part Two

Location Mission San Juan, 9101 Graf Rd. San Antonio, TX 78214
Saturday June 20, 2015
10:00 am - 12:00 pm



Jr. Angler Fishing Clinics at Acequia Park

Location Acequia Park Pavilion, 8500 Mission Parkway 78223
Thursday July 16, 2015
8:30 am - 11:00 am



Jr. Angler Fishing Clinics at Acequia Park

Location Acequia Park Pavilion, 8500 Mission Parkway 78223
Thursday July 23, 2015
8:30 am - 11:00 am



Jr. Angler Fishing Clinics at Acequia Park

Location Acequia Park, 8500 Mission Parkway 78223
Thursday July 30, 2015
8:30 am - 11:00 am



Hispanic Heritage FREE Educator Workshop - Part Three

Location Institute of Texan Cultures, 801 E. Cesar Chavez Blvd. San Antonio, TX 7820
Tuesday August 4, 2015
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm



MedDrop SA - FREE Medicine Disposal

Location Alamo City Christian Fellowship Church, 6500 IH 35 N. San Antonio, TX 78218
Saturday September 5, 2015
8:00 am - 1:00 pm