Category Archives: Tarrant County College

Prairies & Wine Day Trip Bus Tour – June 20, 2020

Save the date! Prairies & Wine Day Trip Bus Tour Saturday, June 20, 2020 Purchase your tickets here. Escape the city heat for a day as you ride a luxury bus through the prairies of Wise, Cooke & Montague Counties … Continue reading

Posted in 4R Winery, Caddo/LBJ National Grasslands, Chisholm Trail, Cooke County, Decatur, field trips, Fort Worth, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Prairie, Montague County, Muenster, Native plants, Native Prairies Association of Texas, NPAT, Pollinators, prairie, prairie barrens, prairies, Saint Jo, Tarrant County College, TCC-NW, Western Cross Timbers, wise county | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study – 2/10/20

PRAIRIE SOCIAL CLUB MEET-UP Monday, February 10, 2020 from 6:30pm – 8pm Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study Marine Creek Land Scholars is a joint venture between Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus & Marine Creek Collegiate … Continue reading

Posted in Fort Worth, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Marine Creek Land Scholars, Native plants, Native Prairies Association of Texas, Pollinators, prairie, prairies, Tarrant County College, TCC-NW, Texas Society for Ecological Restoration, The Future | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TCC-NW Prairie Restoration Project Update & Site Field Visit

No AUGUST Meet-Up Monday, September 9, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm TCC-NW Prairie Restoration Project Update & Site Field Visit Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 Tarrant County College’s … Continue reading

Posted in field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, milkweed, monarchs, Native plants, Native Prairies Association of Texas, NPAT, Pollinators, prairie, prairies, Restoration, Tarrant County, Tarrant County College | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Chisholm Trail: A Tale of Fort Worth’s Prairie History

Monday, April 8, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm Chisholm Trail: A Tale of Fort Worth’s Prairie History Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 Saddle up & join us in welcoming Doug … Continue reading

Posted in Chisholm Trail, Cowtown, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Prairie, prairies, Stockyards, Tarrant County College, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Seedball Party a Success

How many seed balls can volunteers, ages 4 – 70 make, each working for an hour or two, on average? Thanks to all who participated! These beauties will be distributed in the disturbance zone at Stella Rowan Prairie, that desperately … Continue reading

Posted in Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Prairie, Native plants, Pollinators, prairies, Restoration, Save a Prairie, Tarrant County, Tarrant County College | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Greenhouse Tour 2-11-19

Monday, February 11, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Greenhouse Tour Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 Tarrant County College’s Northwest campus has endeavored on a … Continue reading

Posted in field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Native plants, Pollinators, prairies, Restoration, Tarrant County College | Leave a comment

FW-NPAT: A Year in Review 2018

Join us in January to learn about all the amazing things we’ve done in 2018. We’re impressed with how much our volunteers have accomplished. Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – … Continue reading

Posted in field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge, Fort Worth Prairie, hikes, iNaturalist, Maddin Prairie, milkweed, monarchs, Native plants, Paul Mathews Prairie, Pollinators, prairies, Prescribed Burns, Randy Johnson, Ray Roberts Lake State Park, Restoration, Save a Prairie, sustainable ranching, Tarrant County, Tarrant County College, Western Cross Timbers | Leave a comment

A Year in Review: Our Accomplishments of 2017

A Year in Review: Our Accomplishments of 2017 Monday, January 8 from 6:30pm – 8pm 5301 Campus Drive in Fort Worth Tarrant County College – South Campus in the Center of Excellence for Energy Technology (LEED certified building with wind turbine) … Continue reading

Posted in America's Grasslands Conference, BNSF, field trips, hikes, iNaturalist, Jeff Quayle, Paul Mathews Prairie, prairies, Save a Prairie, Tarrant County, Tarrant County College, Texas Society for Ecological Restoration | Leave a comment

Memorial Service for Passionate Prairie Advocate Shirley Gangwere

Memorial Service for Shirley Gangwere Friday, January 5 at 10:00am Arlington Heights UMC, 4200 Camp Bowie We recently heard the sad news that fellow member Shirley Gangwere passed away on December 19th. Shirley was an avid prairie enthusiast who not … Continue reading

Posted in monarchs, Paul Mathews Prairie, prairies, Save a Prairie, Tarrant County College, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grasslands Wine Tour – 10/21/17 – Get your ticket now!

Join us on a bus tour to visit the LBJ Grasslands prairie, followed by a visit to Marker Cellars Winery to sample 8 varietals of their wine. Cost is $50 per person. Proceeds benefit the NPAT fundraising effort to purchase … Continue reading

Posted in field trips, Fort Worth Prairie, Paul Mathews Prairie, prairies, Save a Prairie, Tarrant County College | Leave a comment