Events & Programs at Tandy Hills
Our signature outdoor education program
Beginning in 2010, FOTHNA teamed up with Fort Worth ISD, City of Fort Worth Parks & Community Services Department and Cross Timbers Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalists program for field investigation trips at one of the few remaining native prairie habitats in Fort Worth.
2017 Dates have not yet been determined.
Tandy Hills Prairie Sky/Star Party: Astronomy - Community Engagement
After many years at the Fort Worth Museum of Science & History, the well-attended, monthly public star parties presented by the Fort Worth Astronomical Society (FWAS) have moved to Tandy Hills Natural Area.
Established in 1949, FWAS is one of the first adult amateur astronomy clubs formed in the country and one of the largest with more than 200 active members.
Members will have several telescopes set up at Tandy Hills for viewing the night sky.
Free & open to the public. All ages welcome. Family/kid-friendly - No dogs - Coolers welcome - Steel City Pops will be on hand
More details at the NASA website: https://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/event-view.cfm?Event_ID=76024
> > > Star party Etiquette: http://www.fortworthastro.com/etiquette.html
WHEN: Second Saturday of every month beginning July 9th, dark-thirty
Next event: Saturday, August 13, dark-thirty
September - 10th
October - 8th
November - 12th
December - 10th (?)
Also Happening on Aug 13
Moth-ing 'til Midnight with Sam Kieschnick