Stephanie Jennings
 
Enjoy a Spring Evening with the Creatures of the Night
On May 9th, explore the thrilling sights, smells, and sounds of night with Heard Trail Guides. Night hikers will be encouraged to sharpen their senses to be...
Reasons to Not Use Native Plants in Your Yard
This article isn’t really about reasons not to use native plants. There really just aren’t many. By contrast, there are a great deal of reasons why you should...
Spring Plant Sale Just a Month Away
For more than 20 years, veteran and novice gardeners alike have anticipated this rare opportunity to purchase plants from a huge selection of native plants,...
Trout lilies survive winter weather
Trout lilies, Erythronium albidum , a native lily-like plant with mottled leaves (resembling a trout) tend to bloom for a few weeks during this time of year....
Environmental Merit Badge Workshop Coming Soon to the Heard
Are you working on becoming an Eagle Scout or know someone who is? Those scouts who attend Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary’s two-day...
A Favorite Ice Queen to make Appearances at Holiday Trail of Lights
Holiday Trail of Lights is a unique family-fun fundraiser at Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildllife Sanctuary designed to enhance, not overpower, the...
Participate in a Virtual Ugly Sweater Contest to win Holiday Trail of Lights Tickets
Would you like to win 4 tickets to Holiday Trail of Lights at Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary? Participate in our Ugly Sweater Contest! To...
Holiday Trail of Lights brings the Beauty of Holiday Season into Nature
On December 13 th , 19 th & 20 th from 6:30-9 P.M., hundreds of families will bundle up and experience the 6th annual Holiday Trail of Lights. Designed to...
Holiday Trail of Lights Ticketing Now Open
On December 13 th , 19 th & 20 th from 6:30-9 P.M., hundreds of families will bundle up and experience the 6th annual Holiday Trail of Lights, the most unique...
8th Annual Halloween at the Heard Sold Out
Halloween at the Heard, an annual fundraiser for Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary for eight years, has sold out ten days early this year....
Hike a New (to You) Trail
If you’ve ever been on a hike and the sun set before you finished, you know that experiencing a trail at night can be a completely different experience from...
Good PR for Your Company for Mere Peanuts (or, Candy, Rather)
Companies looking for a fun way to gain good public relations, advertise and also give back to the community will find a natural fit in participating as a Candy...
Good PR for Your Company for Mere Peanuts (or, Candy, Rather)
Companies looking for a fun way to gain good public relations, advertise and also give back to the community will find a natural fit in participating as a Candy...
McKinney Classifieds     Sep 18 2014
Mosasaur Exhibit to open October 4 at the Heard Museum
In 2008, an amateur fossil hunter by the name of Deniz Oktay walked along Duck Creek in Garland, Texas and saw something fossil hunters love to see: bones!...
8th Annual Halloween at the Heard: A Family Fun Night Fundraiser
On October 18 th , from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., visitors from across North Texas will experience Collin County’s premier family-friendly Halloween event at Heard...
Youth Event Teaches about Sustainability with Fun Activities
Once described as being so numerous that they obscured the sun when in flight, the Passenger pigeon is now extinct. This year, Project Passenger Pigeon marks...
InTheLoopKids Classifieds     Aug 11 2014
Become a Museum Educator
Do you have a love for children and an enthusiasm for nature? We are looking for a few dynamic individuals to round out our part-time education staff for this...
Youth Event Teaches about Sustainability with Fun Activities
Once described as being so numerous that they obscured the sun when in flight, the Passenger pigeon is now extinct. This year, Project Passenger Pigeon marks...
Heritage Day and Pioneer Village Grand Opening April 26`
On April 26 th , from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary in McKinney, Texas invites guests to celebrate the history of the...
Nonprofit Spring Plant Sale features Wide Selection of Native Plants and Herbs
For more than 20 years, veteran and novice gardeners alike have anticipated this rare opportunity to purchase plants from a huge selection of hard-to-find...
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