W,10/22: **DPP Workday**; TH: Halloween Meeting @DPP; SAT: Trip to E. TX Prairies & Savannahs

TOMORROW – Wednesday, 10/22 – Tallow Removal Workday at Deer Park Prairie, 1222 E. Purdue Lane, 77536. 9am – noon.

The planned 4th Saturday workday at Deer Park Prairie has been rescheduled to Wednesday, 10/22 because of the field trip to East Texas Prairies & Savannahs on Saturday. Please join Ian Kress and Glenn Merkord on Wednesday for a morning of Chinese tallow removal. Many thanks to Ian, who whenever he is back in town, comes to DPP for a workday of tallow cutting.

Enjoy Doug Haass’ latest post:Prairie Dew

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From the previous email – other events this week – scroll down for flyers & info OR click links below:

1.  Thursday 10/23 – Halloween meeting featuring animal skulls, TPWD bat detector (brought by TPWD’s Diana Foss), night walk with prairie ghost stories, prairie costume contest (optional) and much more. Location: At the prairie by the cemetery – Deer Park Prairie.

HNPAT - OCT mtg-2

2.  Saturday 10/25 – E. Texas Prairies & Savannahs, including Watson Rare & Native Plant Preserve & Marysee Prairie. Trip led by Brandt Mannchen of the Sierra Club – a joint field trip.

October Day at Watson Rare Native Plant Preserve in Warren, TX. Photo by Pauline Singleton.

October Day at Watson Rare Native Plant Preserve in Warren, TX. Photo by Pauline Singleton.

Marysee Prairie in Liberty County

Marysee Prairie in Liberty County

Rest of Prairie Month activities at http://prairiepartner.org/page/2014-prairie-month