1. June 5 – Volunteer Gardening Mornings

8:30 AM – 10:30 AM

4101 W US Highway 83, McAllen, Texas 78501

Event description:

“Join staff naturalists from 8:30 am – 10:30 am every Tuesday and Thursday, year-round to help with grounds projects including watering, weeding, raking and pruning trails! All ages welcome. Ages 15 and under with a parent or guardian only. This is a drop-in program. Please wear closed-toe shoes. A short waiver will need to be signed upon arrival.

Groups of 10 or more, please call us at 681-3333 to preregister so that we can be prepared to host your group. Volunteer hours on evenings or weekends are also available for groups of 10 or more with advance notice.”

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2. June 7 – Summer Sex-Ed Advocacy Volunteer Program Kick-off!

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

916 E Hackberry Ave., Suite B, McAllen, Texas 78501

Event description:

“Join us as we kick off Summer 2018’s Summer Sex-Ed Advocacy Volunteer Program! This is a great oppurtunity to learn more about the clinics, birth control, STIs, healthy relationships and how to be a sex-ed advocate in the community. For more info email jackie.hoshing@accessclinics.org or call us at 956-688-3710”

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3. June 7 – Creator Space

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

4001 N 23rd St, McAllen, Texas 78504

Event description:

“Get inspired to create something unique with various craft materials! All ages welcome!”

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4. June 8 – Filipino Festival

5:00 PM – 10:00 PM

415 W University Dr, Edinburg, TX 78539

Event description:

“Join us on Friday, June 8th for our 3rd Annual Filipino Festival in cooperation with ANAK, PNAA South Texas, & PACC RGV.

This wonderful event will consist of cultural dances, Filipino songs, Filipino Food, cultural presentations, karaoke, and much more.

For more information contact Magdiel at 956-383-6246”

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5. June 8 – Friday Night Hike

8:30 PM – 10:00 PM

4101 W US Highway 83, McAllen, Texas 78501

Event description:

“Enjoy an evening with the creatures of the night! Bring a flashlight, bug spray, and wear close-toed shoes. We’ll spend an hour slowly covering about 1/2 mile of trails, carefully and quietly looking for anything we might see along the path. We’ll look for spiders, bats, frogs, toads, scorpions, and nocturnal birds.

Park admission is $1/person suggested donation. The program is provided free of charge”

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