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Four Monarchs to be Released Today at 1PM

Features 8/22 2:23A Liz Berry
Female Monarch at the Garland Community Garden August 20, 2017   Sorry for the short notice but Monarchs have their own time schedule.   For the second time we've been waiting with Monarchs for...

A Great Day for Monarch Making in Garland Texas

Features 8/19 2:37A Liz Berry
Female Monarch on Milkweed 9:20 AM August 18 Garland Community Garden Garland Community Garden is a great place for Monarch Watching!  You are guaranteed to see more Monarchs and other pollinators in...

Connect to Nature with DART

EatGreenDFW iPhone Reporter 8/15 7:00A Bernice Butler
For those unable to visit the amazing Metroplex nature trails, many outdoors destinations are perfect for a bike ride, stroll, vigorous workout or a day in the park, all accessible by Dallas Area...

Free Monarch Maniacs Milkweed Seeds and Yard Sign!

Features 8/11 2:33P Liz Berry
Monarch Face Board at the Garland Community Garden.  Beside it is the Monarch Maniacs Live Here yard sign.  Pick up a Cool Yard Sign and Free Milkweed Seeds while they last! ( And while you are at it,...

A Local Urban Food System in Garland

Features 8/9 11:54A Liz Berry
Synchronicity  (German: Synchronizität) is a concept, first introduced by analytical psychologist Carl Jung, which holds that events are "meaningful coincidences" if they occur with no causal...

The Great Garland MarketPlace, a Local Class Act

Features 8/6 6:40A Liz Berry
Display at the Wholesome Farms & Gardens booth Garland MarketPlace August 5, 2017 The Garland MarketPlace is Garland's manageable answer to Marché  aux Puces de Paris/St.-Ouen   That famous flea...

A League of Its Own--The Buddy League of Garland Texas

Features 8/3 3:10A Liz Berry
Mayor Douglas Athas gives a high-five to one of the Buddy League Players - Garland Texas Last night, as a member of the Garland Park Board, I attended our regular meeting and learned about yet another...

Symbolic Monarch Butterfly Migration

Features 8/2 10:50A Liz Berry
Send a Monarch to Mexico!   You're invited to participate in the 21st annual Symbolic Monarch Butterfly Migration. Download the instructions: Teacher Packet _...

Another Monarch Get Your Play on Day in Garland, Texas!

Features 7/29 5:46P Liz Berry
Anita Opel, Officer of the Board of Directors for Loving Garland Green, gets her play on at the Garland Parks and Recreation event in Central ParkGarland Texas July 29, 2017 The day began in the...

And the Garland Texas 2017 Monarch Stories Begin!

Features 7/27 6:26P Liz Berry
We just got the sign up yesterday and already there are stories to be told.  Here are two for todayJuly 27, 2017/ IT IS OFFICIAL!  MONARCHS ARE MATING IN NORTH TEXAS EVEN BEFORE JULY 27, 2017!   The...

Once in a Lifetime Opportunity to Become a Monarch!

Features 7/25 4:52P Liz Berry
Liz and Charlie, founding members of Loving Garland Green and creators of the Garland, Texas Monarch Photo Board Garland Community Garden July 25, 2017 Send a Photo of Yourself as a Monarch to the...

Garland Texas Central Park

Features 7/24 5:49P Liz Berry
What does Garland have in common with New York City? Manhattan has their Central Park and the City of Garland has their Central Park.  Both are urban parks beloved by their residents.  The Central...
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