. Our agenda is typically the following: Gather at 6 - bring your brown bag dinner or a snack & socialize; 6:30-7:00
greetings, introductions, business, outings reports and planning; 7- 8 speaker;
8 - 8:15 adjournment and cleanup. Please check our calendar for
Jennifer Koonz will be our speaker in September and her topic is basket weaving. Jennifer began weaving baskets more than 15 years ago after taking several adult education class at Austin Community College. She teaches basketry classes for TPWD Becoming an Outdoor Woman (BOW) program. Jennifer also enjoy knitting and crocheting, camping, travel, playing guitar, and spending time with her family where they live in San Marcos.
Join us and bring a friend!
For August our speaker was Michael J. Kallstrom who collectted rocks and minerals since his childhood. He graduated from UT in 2012 with his Master's degree in Geology. Michael currently works for Nature's Treasures of Texas, a locally owned rock and mineral shop, as their geology and gemmology specialist.
In July, our own member Marsha Karass will led us through an art project. And we actually created colorful work of art!
Our June speaker was Erich Rose who discussed the wealth of fossils here in Texas and the work of the Paleontological Society of Austin.
Our May speaker was Jacque Austin who shared the adventure of her trip to Galapagos Islands. Her trip included visiting ten islands, snorkling, birding, and being amazed by all she saw.