El Paso Area Desert Calendar – 2017
CDEC Meetings 2017
Every third Saturday of the month 10:00 am at the Outdoor Resource Center (Garden Center), Memorial Park, 3105 Grant Ave; except when otherwise indicated. All Members are welcome to attend the meetings.
|February 7||Board meeting – strategic planning for Habitat Certification Program in 2017|
| March 18
||Board meeting – formation of Desert Fiesta Planning Committee
| Saturday, May 6
| At EPCC TM campus, 9570 Gateway Blvd. North – meet in east side parking lot at Cactus hill.
Habitat certification program presentation by Gertrud Konings & visit of the restored Chihuahuan Desert habitat at the campus.
|Saturday, June 17
|Presentation by Heather Rivera on Harris Hawks. The public is invited! Bring your friends and family
Afterwards a short Board meeting: mid-year review of projects
| Saturday, July 22 10:00 am
||Presentation by Lois Balin on Burrowing Owls.
The public is invited! Bring your friends and family
Afterwards Desert Fiesta Committee meets
|Desert Fiesta Committee meets : Suggested Date for the Fiesta is Saturday, September 30, 2017
|October 21||Board meeting: Desert Fiesta review of results & discussion; New Board Members election|
|November – TBA
||CDEC Members’ Annual Meeting: Dinner Party with Silent Auction|
|December 16||End of year Board Meeting (New Year Resolution and Calendar)|