Connecting and Communicating Our Diverse Natures


Friday, October 5, 2018 at 10:00 AM CDT
Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 12:00 PM CDT

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Lakeview Methodist Conference Center, Palestine, 
400 Private Rd 6036
Palestine, TX 75801

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Linda Bartley 
Texas Association for Environmental Education 
214 394 8784 

Texas Association for Environmental Education 2018 Conference 

Please join TAEE for the annual conference of Texas environmental educators set in the piney woods of east Texas.  Lakeview Methodist Conference Center offers meetings spaces, cafeteria, lodging, recreation and nature to explore.

Jennifer Bristol,  Coordinator for Texas Children in Nature at Texas Parks and Wildlife Department  will be the Keynote speaker.

"Growing a Movement Beyond the Choir".

Friday October 5, 2018  Workshops and Field Trips.  Evening social will be at The Reserve at Montalba; a BBQ dinner and Hayride topped off with a campfire at lakeside.  A great time to meet and chat with your fellow educators.

Saturday, October 6  Full day of sessions including the Keynote Speaker.

Book Sale and Silent Auction

Evening social with campfire, S'Mores and Moth-ing Stations

Sunday, October 7        Morning sessions and field trips.

Click here for summary of workshops and session descriptions. 

Click here for field trip information.

Click here for conference schedule.

Come for the weekend or Saturday only,  ALL of it will be educational and exciting.

Details on fees for the conference, lodging, field trips, etc are on the Registration Page.  Scroll down to the list of options.  You may look over the registration form without registering.

CPE and TEEAC credits are available.  Check with your local chapter for Master Naturalist AT hours.  North Texas Master Naturalist chapter has approved AT for its members.

Lodging is available at Lakeview MCC in motel style rooms or group dorms.  Meals will be serrved in the cafeteria. 

Lakeview MCC offers a variety of recreational opportunities: Flatbottom boats, Hiking, Hammocking, Fishing, Volleyball, Basketball, Human Foosball, Fowling, Gaga Pits, Footgolf, Frisbee Golf and Soccer.