The Woodlands GrassRoots Environmental Education Network

is a tax-deductible 501 (c)(3) education organization that promotes natural resource conservation, recycling, solid waste reduction, safe and sensible care of our air and water resources, and other responsible actions that protect the environment and its inhabitants. 

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2021 TWG Scholarship 
Winners

 

Scholarships for high school seniors in The Woodlands and nearby communities with a commitment to preserving the environment, and planning to continue education or vocational training in an environmental field. 

Since 2006, TWG has awarded $58,000 to area high school seniors. This year's winners exemplify their commitment to preserving the environment. 

  • Abe Ejilemele

  • Ethan Yu

  • Kirsten Reyes

  • Nicholas Harris

Board & Member Meeting

Oct 6 • 5:00 pm

The focus of October's meeting is Village Books, a business member of The Woodlands GREEN. Teresa Kenny will discuss her recent grand

opening and the

upcoming members only

book club.  

 

Click for the Zoom link.  

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Download HERE

Spring 2021

Dragon Circle Newsletter

 

Join Us - Lot's Happening !

Earth Day 2021

Bicycling • Growing Fast

Mattress Recycling

Climate Change Workshop

Local Honey

Going Green Lectures  

Oct. 1st • Store Opening Plus

Free Gardening Workshop

Pressed Market Street

 

Check out this new location and create your own sustainable planter, and receive some delicious deals!
Friday, October 1st
5:00 p.m.  8:00 p.m. to

 

See Facebook

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Yes, We Have Rain Barrels!

Order Now

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Alligators!
Walk in the Woods

October 14 • 6 pm - 7 pm
Free Online Class

Check HERE

for details 

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Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021 • 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Geothermal: Emission Free Electricity in Texas 

Geothermal can provide reliable, emission-free, weather-proof electricity.

Learn more at this lecture presented as part of The Woodland GREEN Sustainability Lecture Series.

Online via Zoom • For more details, click HERE.

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our on-line shopping

partner

EARTHHERO

an eco-friendly

online marketplace

Adopt-A-Path Dates

Adopt-A-Path starts at 9:00 a.m. at Shadowbend Park.

 Nov 27th

Where to Recycle Electronics

 

Several local places accept electronics for recycling, including Montgomery County

Precinct 3. Most are free or for a small fee.

 

CALL IN ADVANCE 

to find out restrictions. 

Precinct 3 Montgomery County

1122 Pruitt Road

281.367.SAVE (7283)

 

Need Computer Help

Research Forest Dr 

713-345-0144

 

Best Buy

Pinecroft Center 

Lake Woodlands Dr.

281-292-1355

 

Target

1100 Lake Woodlands Drive

281-364-1281

Staples

19507 I-45, Spring, TX 77388

(281) 528-0189

Resilient • Sustainable:

What's this about?

Check HERE 

Recycling in The Woodlands faces new challenges.  Recycling Right educational campaign launched in response. 
Find out more about big changes in the recycling industry.  

Bits 'n Bobs

How long does it take trash to decompose in landfills?
Read the answer on our Facts & FAQspage.

Think Outside the Bottle
Learn how you can help stop the proliferation of plastic bottles by thinking outside the bottle.

Have you joined yet?
Click to become a member of The Woodlands GREEN
Support TWG

Support us with your donation!

 

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Township Village Challenge

focuses efforts on 

Planting for Pollinators

Register Your Garden or Yard 

 
Help raise awareness of the importance of pollinators, and how habitat creation supports them. 

 

Click HERE for more information on the Village Challenge.

Support

The Woodlands GREEN

Through

Kroger Neighbor to Neighbor Donation Program

 

Kroger has contributed hundreds of dollars to our scholarship and education programs over the years through the Kroger Neighbor to Neighbor Donation Program.

To participate, go online and link your Kroger Plus Card to TWG, our number is 81114.  After you are signed up with the Kroger Plus Card website, go to

 

Kroger Community Rewards Program

 

and link to your Kroger Plus Card.

Library Donations - 2021

    Each year, The Woodlands GREEN donates books, videos and other items to our local libraries. Donations were awarded to our libraries as part of the 2021 Annual Meeting on June 7th:

  • George & Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library, 8125 Ashlane Way, The Woodlands, TX (media added to library - Click here.)

  • South Regional Library, 2101 Lake Robbins Dr, The Woodlands, TX

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A video introduction to HARC, our local science hub. Learn about their  sustainability work.
Click HERE

Watershed Communities

Taking Action to Improve Water Quality

Spring Creek Partnership

Thurs, March 25, 2021, 7:00 pm

 

Our speaker, Rachael Windham, Planner at H-GAC, discussed the interconnectivity of local watersheds and challenges that impact the quality of water in lakes, streams, and other water bodies throughout the region, including our own Spring Creek. She also outlined strategies for responding to these challenges that can be carried out at individual, local, and regional levels.

Video of Meeting: HERE

Embracing
Renewable Energy
Conroe ISD’s Plan

Watch the Lecture

 

Learn about CISD's plans and projects for renewable energy. Hear details on Stockton Jr. High School’s 1 MW solar array. Download the Slides

January 21, 7:00 pm.

Now Available 

TWG Public Archives

 

We've added information on The Woodlands and TWG meetings.

This includes the original Ian McHarg survey of The Woodlands, and TWG's meeting records. 

 

Check these out by following this link

TWG Files.  

The Woodlands
Helping to bring more solar to The Woodlands
Find out more HERE

TWG members' meetings during the 2021 program year will be held monthly on the first Wednesday at 5 pm on ZOOM. Meetings will NOT be held during the months of December, July, or August. For details and to join the Zoom meeting, email us at info@thewoodlandsgreen.org

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