Featherless Flyer, March, 2018
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 6:13am

March headlines:  Snakes in Spring; Fighting Invasives; Friends Annual Meeting, Spring Break Fun, Birding with Jack!

The March calendar is full!  Don't miss out on the great activities this month!

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Garden Docents Meet March 3
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 7:27am

Love native plants?  Love butterflies?  We have the perfect volunteer opportunity for you - Butterfly Garden Docent. Docents lead garden walks and tours through the growing season,  helping folks identify plants and  butterflies and understand the plant-insect connection.  Meet monthly for training and brown bag lunch, March, May, July, and September,  on the first Saturday at noon; for April, June, August and October, the first Thursday at 10 am. Walks are held on the first, third and fifth Saturdays, as well as the afternoon of Mother's Day.  Docents form a team and take turns leading events.  This volunteer role is open to men and women 18 - adult, and teens 16 -17 accompanied by a parent or grandparent. Use Contact to reach us for more information and to become part of the team!

Outdoor Crew Update

The Outdoor Crew at Hagerman NWR will meet at the Visitor Center the first Tuesday and the fourth Saturday of each month, weather permitting.  During the past year, the crew  cleared brush, made trail repairs and removed barbed wire along Harris Creek Trail; they also relocated the trailhead, added signs and repaired the observation blind on the trail. They removed barbed wire along Refuge Road. At Crow Hill they removed brush along the trail and are in the process of removing barbed wire.  In addition, the crew  cleaned day use areas and refinished the benches in the Butterfly Garden.

If you enjoy working outdoors,the Outdoor Crew is your opportunity to show your love for nature, sprucing up trails, trimming and removing brush, trash and general cleanup at Hagerman!  For more information and to join the crew, please use CONTACT.

Featherless Flyer, February, 2018
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 7:26pm

Happy Birthday Hagerman NWR, established in February, 1946.  February is a short month but we have a full calendar of activities at the Refuge! Plus in the news, Second Saturday, Farewell to the Powells, Backyard Bluebirds, Birding with Jack.

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Featherless Flyer, January, 2018
Monday, January 1, 2018 at 9:21am

Happy New Year!  January is full of opportunities to enjoy and learn more at and about Hagerman NWR. 

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Service Opportunity

Do you love spending time at Hagerman?  Are you interested in "giving back" to the Refuge?  Do you have experience with finance (treasury), program organization or presentation, retail management, volunteer recruitment, fund-raising or communications?    If so, please  contact us about joining a working committee of the Friends of Hagerman.  

Come and join a dynamic group of go-getters and support your Refuge.  You'll get way more out of the experience and the Refuge the more time  and effort you put in.

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The Friends of Hagerman can provide guides, talks, and programs at the Refuge for your group.  To arrange for a guided visit, please contact the Refuge, 903 786 2826 or use Contact.

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Friends of Hagerman
6465 Refuge Road
Sherman, TX 75092
(903) 786-2826