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Bexar Audubon Society Monthly Meeting

Alamo Colleges District 2222 N. Alamo Street, San Antonio, United States

"Bringing the Natural World Home Using Native Plants: A Personal Journey" Educator and naturalist Craig Hensley has long been an advocate for converting residential biological deserts to natural habitats. In 2018, he and his wife, Master Naturalist Terry Lashley, began a quest to convert most of their yard in Boerne to native plants with the […]

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Easy Plant Propagation for Rainbow Gardens

Rainbow Gardens 8516 Bandera, San Antonio, United States

Bexar County Master Gardener Candy Roach will present on the proper techniques to propagate specific plants. Candy will recommend which plants are easiest to propagate along with the various methods to use for different plant types. Most of the plants that Nancy uses are native or adapted plants, and she will explain why these plants […]

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Composting Basics – Online Learning

Composting is one of the best ways to reduce our own waste, produce new life for plants, drastically improve soil quality, increase moisture retention, and so much more. Closing the waste loop is critical to becoming more sustainable, and it is super easy to do! Participants will learn about various composting methods that can be […]

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Free Entry Day at Mitchell Lake Audubon Center

Mitchell Lake Audubon Center 10750 Pleasanton Rd, San Antonio, United States

Get outside in celebration of World Nature Conservation Day and enjoy free entry all day at Mitchell Lake Audubon Center. Participate in the conservation of our natural world, and take home native plant educational material to learn what plants would work best to attract birds and pollinators to your space.

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Sueños of San Pedro Springs Park

San Pedro Springs Park 2200 North Flores, San Antonio, United States

"Sueños of San Pedro Springs Park," is a special celebration dedicated to the dreams and future of our beloved park. The event will take place on July 27 from 9 AM to 12 PM at San Pedro Springs Park. This celebration aims to bring together the community to engage in activities that highlight the park's […]

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Rediscovering Roses

Roses are red, violets are blue, do those thorny beauties mystify you? Green Spaces Alliance is ready to talk roses! Join us as we go over fundamentals of growing and maintaining roses in San Antonio. What care is needed, what can you expect, and which varieties are best for our local climate? Join us to […]

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Sustainable Landscape Designs

Eco Centro at San Antonio College 1802 North Main Avenue, San Antonio, TX, United States

Design and implement landscapes that work! Learn valuable techniques to develop landscapes that are made to last and function sustainably with local ecosystems. A properly designed sustainable landscape should be beautiful and eco-friendly, while saving resources and requiring minimal maintenance. Keep water on your property, reduce localized flooding, manage stormwater flows, design for conservation and […]


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Bulverde Oaks Nature Preserve Nature Walk

Bulverde Oaks Nature Preserve 17480 Judson Road, San Antonio, TX, United States

Join Green Spaces Alliance staff and Master Naturalists for a walk on the 1-mile out-and-back trail to see the bird blind, stock pond, pollinator meadow, and wildlife. As you hike, play a game of bingo with us to help you identify native plants that are suited to our area and can help you conserve water […]

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Summer Pruning for Fall Perennial Blooms

Eco Centro 1802 North Main Avenue, San Antonio, United States

Texas summers can make our gardens look dry and tired, leaving gardeners wondering if their plants will recover. The great news is that with proper pruning techniques, drought tolerant and native perennials can bloom again in the fall just in time for fall pollinators! Care and safe use of pruners and hand tools will be […]

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Introducing Arboretum San Antonio!

Woodlawn Lake Park 1103 Cincinnati Avenue, San Antonio, United States

The 12-month planning process for Arboretum San Antonio is now underway, and the most important aspect is listening to the community's input. Visit the informal pop-up at Woodlawn Lake on Saturday, August 10 for a chance to meet Arboretum planners and neighbors, access initial planning surveys, and more!

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Pollinator Patches and Pocket Prairies

San Antonio Botanical Garden 555 Funston Place, San Antonio, TX, United States

Learn how to create a pollinator patch or pocket prairie that can help local native flora and fauna while conserving water. Join avid native plant gardener and restoration ecologist Lee Marlowe as she teaches the basics for planning, designing, installing, and maintaining a little patch of pollinator paradise. Fee: $15 ($13.50 SABOT members). Advance registration required.

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Gardening Basics

Eco Centro at San Antonio College 1802 North Main Avenue, San Antonio, TX, United States

Gardening is one of the most exciting and rewarding lifestyle changes one can implement. But where do you start? There is so much to know and learn. In this workshop we will will start with the basics. Learn about the most common types of gardens, soil types, amendments, how to conserve water while gardening and […]