Mark your calendar for our annual spring symposium on Saturday, March 12, at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin.
Speakers at the event this year will include Brandi Clark Burton of Austin EcoNetwork on Building an Environmental Community; Cathy Downs of our Bring Back the Monarch to Texas program; and Laura Zebehazy with Texas Parks and Wildlife. Additional speakers will announced later.
Brandi Clark Burton is the founder and “chief inspiration officer” of Austin EcoNetwork, which connects people, information, events, and resources related to Austin and the environment through a community website and twice-weekly newsletter. She has been voted “Best Environmentalist” four times in the Austin Chronicle readers’ poll and has received numerous other awards.
Registration details will be announced later. Registration includes a light breakfast, lunch and full admission to the Wildflower Center grounds.
Nearby accommodations for those staying overnight include Holiday Inn Express and LaQuinta Inn.
The spring symposium is a joint production of the Native Plant Society of Texas and the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin. Contact our State Office for more information.