February – SparrowFest hosted by the Friends of Balcones Canyonlands Refuge sparrowfest.org
April – Make plans now to attend the annual Balcones Songbird Festival hosted by the Friends of Balcones Canyonlands Refuge. There are always guided bird walks, children’s activities, vendors and more!
Cool House Tour presented by Austin Energy Green Building and the Texas Solar Energy Society in Austin TX
Heart of Texas Green Expo in Bastrop TX
August – SwiftFest SwiftFest.org
September – Renewable Energy Roundup & Sustainable Living Expo
October – National Wildlife Refuge Week, Balcones Big Sit
December – Audubon’s Christmas Bird Count (link to http://www.audubon.org/ ), The Balcones Christmas Bird Count