Upcoming Events

April 21-23, 2017

Earth Day TX


The John Bunker Sands Wetland Staff and Volunteers and the North Texas Municipal Water District will be at Earth Day TX at the Centennial Building, Fair Park, Dallas, TX.
The exhibit will have native and adaptive plants, water conservation concepts, live broadcast of an American Bald Eagle nest, and interactive bird displays.

Come see us!
  • Date:
    April 21-23, 2017
  • Time:
    10:00am - 6:00pm
  • Venue:
    Centennial Building - Booth 5026
    Fair Park, Dallas, TX.

Saturday May 6, 2017

Talking With The Eagles


Get your eagle questions answered on a hike to the Eagle Tower with Wetland Stewards Kathy and Bill Nance. At the tower we will watch Bald Eagle activity and share information about the eagles. Come and go as you like, but be prepared to be on your feet for up to 2 hours! Bring a light weight chair if you plan to stay for awhile. Call 972-474-9100 or email: ldunn@wetlandcenter.com with any questions.
Talking With The Eagles pdf flyer

  • Date:
    Saturday, May 6, 2017
  • Time:
    10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Cost:
    FREE with $5.00 admission
  • Venue:
    JBS Wetland Center

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Project Aquatic Wild Workshop


We invite you to explore and share the fascinating world of aquatic ecosystems using fun, hands-on educational activities. Sample adaptable activities for all age levels. Receive Project Aquatic WILD k-12 activity guide integrated with core subject curricula and TEKS aligned. Earn SBEC teacher credit. Open to all classroom teachers, informal educators, home-school parents, and Scout and youth leaders.
Registration due June 23, $15 pre-registration fee required. Call Linda Dunn 972-474-9100 or email: ldunn@wetlandcenter.com with any questions.
Project Aquatic Wild Workshop pdf flyer
  • Date:
    Thursday, June 29, 2017
  • Time:
    9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Cost:
    Registion due June 23; $15 pre-registration fee required
  • Venue:
    JBS Wetland Center

Friday, July 14, 2017

Project WILD Workshop


We invite you to explore and share the fascinating world of wildlife and ecosystems using fun, hands-on educational activities. Sample adaptable activities for all age levels. Receive Project WILD k-12 activity guide integrated with core subject curricula and TEKS aligned. Earn SBEC teacher credit. Open to all classroom teachers, informal educators, home-school parents, and Scout and youth leaders.
Registration due July 5, $15 pre-registration fee required. Call Linda Dunn 972-474-9100 or email: ldunn@wetlandcenter.com with any questions.
Project WILD Workshop pdf flyer
  • Date:
    Friday, July 14, 2017
  • Time:
    9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Cost:
    Registion due July 5; $15 pre-registration fee required
  • Venue:
    JBS Wetland Center

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Project WET Education Workshop


We invite you to explore and share the fascinating world of water systems using fun, hands-on educational activities. Explore more than 50 easy-to-implement lesson plans that help students develop teamwork, decision-making and problem solving skills. Incorporate hands-on, investigative, and easy-to-use activities designed to develop 21st-century skills across curriculum. Receive Project WET Educator Curriculum Guide. Earn 7 hours SBEC teacher credit. Open to all classroom teachers, informal educators, home-school parents, and Scout and youth leaders. Kids LOVE the activities and so do teachers who use them!
Registration due July 5, $15 pre-registration fee required. Call Linda Dunn 972-474-9100 or email: ldunn@wetlandcenter.com with any questions.
Project WET Education Workshop pdf flyer
  • Date:
    Friday, July 27, 2017
  • Time:
    9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Cost:
    Registion due July 21; $15 pre-registration fee required
  • Venue:
    JBS Wetland Center