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Save the Date!

Saturday, November 2, 2019 is Members Only
Star Party at Deer Park Prairie with Houston Astronomical Society
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In lieu of an October meeting, HNPAT is promoting the Citizens’ Environmental Coalition’s (CEC)

“Wild About Houston: A Green Film Festival”

Wed, October 16, 2019 (3rd Wednesday of the month)
6:00 PM – 8:30 PM CDT
Rice University Media Center
2030 University Blvd., Houston, TX 77030

Meet your fellow HNPAT members at the “one-night screening of short environmental films from the Greater Houston Area that tell the story of local environmental issues, their champions and how you can make a difference.” Free though donation to CEC is appreciated.

For more information and to register for eventbrite ticket click this link.

There will NOT be a monthly HNPAT meeting on fourth Wednesday, October 23.


Fall is

Check out all the activities at prairiepartner.org/2019-prairies-pollinators


Star Party at Deer Park Prairie
Saturday, November 2

Join us for a special NPAT/HNPAT MEMBERS ONLY Star Party with the Houston Astronomical Society on Saturday, November 2, at Deer Park Prairie. All participants must be a current member or part of a family membership of NPAT/HNPAT (or a member of HAS). Not a member? Not a problem. Join at https://texasprairie.org/join/ before registering for this event or join when you come to the event.

We will provide hot chocolate and light snack. RSVP IS REQUIRED, so we can set up enough telescopes and for food count and in case we need to cancel due to inclement weather or cloudy sky. RSVP at https://tinyurl.com/DPP191102

Location: Lawther – Deer Park Prairie Preserve at 1222 E. Purdue Lane, Deer Park, TX 77536
Time, date: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Saturday, November 2, 2019 (weather permitting)
NPAT/HNPAT members only (or HAS member)
Telescopes and expertise generously provided by the Houston Astronomical Society.
Wear closed-toe shoes & long pants, for we may be walking to the viewing platform.
For more information, email HNPAT@TexasPrairie.org


Annual Prairie Stampede
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
HNPAT – CPP Holiday & Awards Potluck

Register Here

More info & flyer at houstonprairie.org/2019/10/07/191204-prairie-stampede/


The Native Prairies Association of Texas (NPAT) is a non-profit land trust dedicated to the conservation, restoration, and appreciation of native prairies, savannas, and other grasslands in Texas. In the Houston area, HNPAT is responsible for the management, conservation and educational uses of the Lawther – Deer Park Prairie Preserve in Deer Park, Texas.  All are invited to join our activities, including monthly programs on the 4th Wednesday evening of every month.