Events

Texan by Nature (TxN) partners with 150+ conservation organizations across Texas to accelerate conservation action and impact. TxN aggregates and distributes conservation news and events from the partner network to increase engagement and awareness in conservation efforts. Browse opportunities to get involved with TxN and TxN’s conservation partner network below and use the search bar to find events in your area. See a full list of TxN’s conservation partners HERE.

Zip Line Day

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary 1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX, United States

During Zip Line Days at Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary's ropes course, you’ll climb a 23-foot tree to our zip platform and then proceed to a 487-foot zip line. Purchase one ticket for each time you would like to travel down the zip line.

$12

Young Melanated Gifted and Woke

Snookies 4041 Wheatland Rd., Dallas, TX, United States

Future Billionaires of America panel discussion. This event is considered a think tank. Come shop with the Alkaline Hour, Young Kings YK1K, Stay Down clothing, and other vendors. Live panel discussion and live performances. We are talking about business, family, and community activist-ism.

Free

Water Is Alive Presents “Mitigation not Litigation” at a Story Collider Event

The Wild Detectives 314 W Eighth St, Dallas, TX, United States

This event is an evening of scientists telling stories. We will present five stories including a story about how Virginia, the founder of Water Is Alive, was inspired by air pollution to work together with government entities and corporations to improve industrial practices with natural solutions. Water Is Alive is researching and developing the fermentationRead More

$15

2nd Saturday Bird Walk

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary 1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX, United States

2nd Saturday Bird Walks are intended to help beginning and intermediate birders with bird spotting and identification techniques. There are also plenty of opportunities provided for participants to ask questions from experienced birders. Prairie, woodland, and wetland habitats are included in these walks. This program is typically offered monthly from September through June annually. TheseRead More

Free

Zip Line Day

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary 1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX, United States

During our Zip Line Days, guests climb a 23-ft. tree to our zip platform and then proceed to a 487-ft. zip line. Purchase one ticket ($12 each) for each time you would like to travel down the zip line. Pre-registration is required.

$12

CIVN’s 4th Annual Toy Giveaway and Holiday Party

Snookies 4041 Wheatland Rd., Dallas, TX, United States

Come and Join Commissary is Very Necessary along with Tribe Victory LLC and many other vendors as we celebrate a successful year together. The toy give away is sponsored by Toys For Tots and each child will receive a free Christmas Gifts.

Free

Family Campout

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary 1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX, United States

Join Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary for The Family Campout, an event that will offer groups an evening of fantastic discovery after hours! Our programs include team-building activities, the opportunity to experience Texas wildlife, s’mores, and more. Experience what it’s like to be a member of the Heard’s nightlife and enjoy a nightRead More

$29

Zip Line Day

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary 1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX, United States

During our Zip Line Days, guests climb a 23-ft. tree to our zip platform and then proceed to a 487-ft. zip line. Purchase one ticket ($12 each) for each time you would like to travel down the zip line. Pre-registration is required.

$12

Wetland Canoe Trail

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary 1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX, United States

Experience the amazing diversity in wetland vegetation and wildlife while learning about the history and basics of wetland ecology. After a safety and canoeing introduction, spend about 40 minutes on a guided trail around the Heard wetlands, followed by free paddle time to explore on your own. No experience is necessary for any of theRead More

$42

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve Monthly Workday – August

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve 2875 Pierce St, Dallas, TX, United States

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve (OCNP) is a 121-acre preserve in the heart of the Oak Cliff neighborhood and well-loved by the people of Dallas, especially the hiking and mountain biking community. Please arrive by 7:45am to get registered and bring closed-toed shoes and a water bottle. We'll have work gloves and all the tools you'llRead More

Free

Native Plant Walk and Bee Box

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX, United States

Join us at Trinity River Audubon Center for a series of nature hikes and nature-themed art classes! Perfect for any adult who is looking to explore their creative side! During this session, you can learn about the relationships between plants and pollinators. Then, create a habitat!

Free

Second Saturday Guided Hike at TRAC

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX, United States

Join us for a guided hike led by our education team! Learn about our surrounding habitat and our history while you enjoy your hike. Open to all ages.

$10

Science Sunday at TRAC

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX, United States

Bring the kids every 2nd Sunday of the month for a fun, educational, interactive program! Each program will be $5 for kids and FREE for adults! Join us at Trinity River Audubon Center and learn what we have to offer at our nature center!

$5
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