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    • Sun, October 09, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Visitor's Center
    Register

    NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE WEEK

    Feed the birds and enjoy a guided nature walk through the Visitor center trails.

    • Wed, October 12, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Mesquite Trail
    Register

    National Wildlife Refuge Week!

    Join us for a hike on the Mesquite Trail.

    Mesquite Trail   

    • Open Season: Open-year round  
    • Length: 1.5 miles 
    • Surface: Dirt  
    • Difficulty: Normal   
    • Information: This 1.5 mile loop is a relaxing walk through a mesquite and thorn scrub forest. It features a cemetery that dates back to the 1800’s at the turn around point.  


    • Wed, October 12, 2022
    • 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    • Mesquite Trail
    Register

    National Wildlife Refuge Week!

    Join us for a hike on the Mesquite Trail.

    Mesquite Trail   

    • Open Season: Open-year round  
    • Length: 1.5 miles 
    • Surface: Dirt  
    • Difficulty: Normal   
    • Information: This 1.5 mile loop is a relaxing walk through a mesquite and thorn scrub forest. It features a cemetery that dates back to the 1800’s at the turn around point.  


    • Thu, October 13, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Laguna Atascosa NWR Visitor Center
    • 11
    Register

    NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE WEEK

    Join us for Homeschool Science Series. During this series, we will learn about refuge wildlife and habitats through nature exploration, hands-on science lessons, and art!

    Session 2: Bird 101

     $10 workshop fee per student.

    • Fri, October 14, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Laguna Atascosa NWR Visitor Center
    • 12
    Register

    NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE WEEK!

    Join us for a Wild Friends  Storytime the 1st Saturday of each month from September-November. Each session, we will have a native animal themed story and craft.  Show up early at 9 am to help us feed the bird's! Storytime starts at 10. Space is limited.


    • Fri, November 04, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Laguna Atascosa NWR Visitor Center
    • 12

    Join us for Homeschool Science Series 

    Session 3: Pollinators



    registration opens in October

    • Sat, November 05, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Laguna Atascosa NWR Visitor Center
    • 12

    Join us for a Wild Friends Bilingual Storytime the 1st Saturday of each month! Each session, we will have a native animal themed story, craft, and songs. Show up early at 9 am to help Ranger Georgie feed the bird's! Storytime starts at 10. Space is limited.

    registration opens in October



    • Wed, November 09, 2022
    • Sun, November 13, 2022
    • Harlingen Convention Center 701 Harlingen Heights Drive Harlingen, TX 78550 United States

    Register for the Festival @ http://www.rgvbf.org/

    Stop by our Booth and say HI!

    • Sat, November 12, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Visitor's Center

    Feed the birds and enjoy a guided nature walk through the Visitor Center Trails.

    • Thu, November 17, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Visitor's Center
    • 12
    Register

    Learn about pollinators and complete a craft with this science-focused workshop for kids of all ages. 

    • Fri, December 16, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Laguna Atascosa NWR Visitor Center
    • 12

    Join us for Homeschool Science Series 

    Session 4: Gut, Skin, Quarter



    registration opens in November

    • Sat, December 17, 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Laguna Atascosa NWR Visitor Center
    • 12

    Join us on Saturday's to feed the birds around the Visitor's Center and enjoy a guided nature walk. Perfect for all ages!


    registration opens in November


    • Tue, December 27, 2022
    • Laguna Atascosa NWR & surrounding communities

     The TXLA Christmas Bird Count website has moved! Same host, but NEW digs! Please redirect your contact info to:

    Cathy Harrington txlacbc@flanwr.org
    webpage: https://flanwr.org/Christmas-Bird-Count/

    If you are interested in participating, please reach out to her. Area teams will be the same as last year. Expect communication in November!



Past events

Sat, October 01, 2022 Wild Friends Storytime & Feed the Birds
Fri, September 23, 2022 Homeschool Science Series Workshop: Family Fish Camp
Sat, September 17, 2022 Feed the Birds/Docent Walk, VC
Sat, September 10, 2022 Feed the Birds/Docent Walk, VC
Thu, September 08, 2022 Bahia Grande Documentary
Sat, September 03, 2022 Wild Friends Storytime & Feed the Birds
Fri, July 29, 2022 Wild Friends Storytime
Fri, July 22, 2022 Wild Friends Storytime
Fri, July 15, 2022 Wild Friends Storytime
Sat, July 09, 2022 "Bahia Grande" Documentary Premier
Fri, July 08, 2022 Wild Friends Storytime
Fri, July 01, 2022 Wild Friends Storytime
Fri, July 01, 2022 Wild Friends Storytime

Friends of Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 
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