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Featherless Flyer, June 2019
Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 12:30pm

In this edition:

The Friends of Hagerman are hosting a Volunteer Fair on June 8th, 9am to 2pm
How to make the most of the refuge while the water is high
The Plant of the Month is the Blackfoot Daisy
Don't miss Birding With Jack and Weekly On the Wing
 
Turn your Father's Day shopping into a force for good. Shop at smile.amazon.com  and Amazon donates to Friends of Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge Foundation. 
 

 

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Featherless Flyer, May, 2019
Friday, May 3, 2019 at 3:15pm

In this edition:

Learn about the history of the Master Naturalist Program, and how you can join them
Not Again:  learn the status of the current flooding
The butterfly census by Laurie Sheppard is back, with a list of the plants blooming now
Coneflower, by Jean Flick, is the Plant of the Month

Your mother will love our Butterfly Walk on Mother's Day, check out the event sheet on page 8 with details of everything going on!
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Featherless Flyer, April 2019
Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 1:17pm

 In this edition:

The Friends of Hagerman were selected as the 2018 Southwest Region Friends of the Year.  Read all about it!
Hagerman NWR is hosting a volunteer fair--find out how you can get involved.
Enjoy two feature articles: Prairie Spiderwort and and article about Firewood and Foraging--both by Laurie Sheppard.
We say goodbye to Gayle Ellis as she retires after over 33 years of service.
Check out the results of the most recent bird survey and print out the schedule of activities for the month. 
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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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Events » June 2019
1
Sat
All Day
If you enjoy nature and would like to help others learn about our earth and why we need to work toward preserving our planet, consider becoming a Master Naturalist. A program for new trainees begins... View Details
10:00am – 11:30am
*Special Refuge Rocks Event* Calling all kids! "Let's Go Fishin'" on Saturday, June 1, 2019, with Hagerman NWR staff and volunteers. This special Refuge Rocks event date coincides with the Texas Free... View Details
10:00am – 12:00pm
Enjoy a stroll through the Butterfly Garden at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge. Come on your own or bring the family. Every first, third and fifth Saturday, Garden docents will be on hand to help... View Details
4
Tue
9:00am – 12:00pm
Do you enjoy working outside, mowing, sprucing up hiking trails, trimming and removing brush and general cleanup? Join the Outdoor Crew at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge. The Outdoor Crew meets on... View Details
8
Sat
8:00am – 10:00pm
Master Naturalist Jack Chiles will lead our early bird walk, weather permitting. Meet at the Visitor Center. Bring binoculars or borrow ours. Return in time for the Second Saturday program. Free and... View Details
9:00am – 2:00pm
Hagerman NWR has critical volunteer needs for people interested in mowing, outdoor work, Visitor Center and Nature Nook service. We have many other committees that could use your expertise, too! Come... View Details
10:00am – 11:30am
The Painted Bunting is a very unusual bird. It is the smallest species that retains female-like plumage into the second year, when males are old enough to breed. Since small birds typically only live... View Details
12
Wed
7:45am – 4:15pm
Come Explore The Wild Side Of Nature! Take a walk on the wild side and spend the day learning about Birds, Butterflies, Fish, Fossils, Nature Art, Ponds, Prairies, and Water Cycles. Sponsored by the... View Details
15
Sat
9:30am – 11:30am
Enjoy a stroll through the Butterfly Garden at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge. Come on your own or bring the family. Every first, third and fifth Saturday, Garden docents will be on hand to help... View Details
22
Sat
9:00am – 12:00pm
Do you enjoy working outside, mowing, sprucing up hiking trails, trimming and removing brush and general cleanup? Join the Outdoor Crew at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge. The Outdoor Crew meets on... View Details
29
Sat
9:30am – 11:30am
Enjoy a stroll through the Butterfly Garden at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge. Come on your own or bring the family. Every first, third and fifth Saturday, Garden docents will be on hand to help... View Details
Coming Soon
Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 8:26am
Butterfly Garden Docents will meet at HNWR at 10 am on August 3. On the agenda - butterfly and native plants training, activity reports, and planning for future events. Visitors are welcome to attend the meeting. The docents meet on first Thursday of each...
Monday, April 10, 2017 at 8:29am
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Friday, March 31, 2017 at 8:54am
The Junior Duck Stamp Art Exhibit is on tour across the country and will be on display at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge from April 30 – May 7, 2017. In conjunction with this national exhibit, art students from local schools will display works that...
Friday, August 19, 2016 at 10:23am
We have one place open, due to a cancellation. Accepting online registration only, no mail-in or in-person. What: Drawing and Nature Journaling Workshop When: Saturday, October 29, 10 am – 4 pm:p:p Where: Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge, 6465 Refuge...
Monday, February 29, 2016 at 8:25am
March 7 - 11 AND March 16! Join us for Spring Break Family Fun at the Refuge - activities, crafts, nature videos, and weather permitting, walks and tram tours! See Hagerman Youth Page for event details. All free of charge.
Friday, May 31, 2013 at 8:03am
A brand new program at Hagerman NWR, for ages 4 - 7 and ages 8 - 12 will meet on the FIRST Saturday of each month, beginning August 3. Second Saturday for Youth is being discontinued after July, 2013. We are excited to be able to serve more youngsters in...
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 7:00am
Mark your calendar for October 13, Super Saturday. A full day - 9 am - 4 pm - of nature activitres, free and open to the public. Walks, talks, demonstrations, crafts and more. Lunch will be provided by Sherman Noon Lions and there will be a charge for the...
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Sherman, TX 75092
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