Program

MUSIC w/ THOSE GUYS (POTLUCK) Wed.,10/5 6:30-8:30pm

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Those Guys (Rick, Eric and John) are a much-loved local three-piece band who defy description, but whose heartfelt, sometimes humorous, often soulful, occasionally raucous and always virtuostic performances have been applauded throughout the Amarillo area from Friday Art Walks, to HPPR's Living Room concerts, to the Amarillo Unitarian Universalist Fellowship.

This is their first time back at Wildcat Bluff Nature since the beginning of June when they played to an enthusiastic full house, and we know you're going to just love them.

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Learning to Appreciate Spiders & Scorpions w/ Dr. David Sissom 10/12 6:30-8:30pm

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Spiders and scorpions aren’t the most appealing of animals, and in fact, people generally fear and loathe them. The venoms delivered in their bites and stings provide justification for these ill feelings.  And who hasn’t felt “creepy” when walking into a spider web?

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SOUTHWESTERN ART W/ MICHAEL GRAUER WED, 11/16 6:30-8:30

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Join us in welcoming back Michael Grauer for another fascinating talk. This time he will be talking about Southwestern Art -  its history from the native tribes to the present, the Taos art colony, Georgia O'Keefe, and other golden nuggets, delivered in Michael's inimitable, passionate style!

 

Michael R. Grauer is the Associate Director for Curatorial Affairs/Curator of Art and Western Heritage at Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum,

Instructor in Art History and History, West Texas A&M University.

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Mesquite Workshop Part 1: Harvest. 8/10 6:00-9:00

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Wednesday, August 10, 2016 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Come learn about this mysterious local tree. The honey mesquite is more than just a pest and source of firewood. It also produces a unique pod that can be ground into a sweet, smoky flour or made into jam, or a delicious coffee-like drink. Come learn how to harvest and prepare this unique food source. 

Board member, Tim Ingalls is passionate about sustainable land use practices and has been experimenting with the many uses of this and other traditional plants.  Come find out what he's discovered so you can some hands-on experience!

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THE MAGIC OF the NATIVE AMERICAN FLUTE, 7/13: 7-9pm

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016 -
7:00am to 9:00pm

We heard haunting music coming from the back of Libb’s Trail one day and were deeply moved, so went to investigate. It turns out members Elizabeth Beckham and John Clevenger were enjoying the spaciousness of the trail in which to play their flutes and let the music expand and float away. It was MAGICAL. So we asked them to come and talk about their passion, and play for us.

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MUSIC with MARY LYN HALLEY 7/6. 7-9pm

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Wednesday, July 6, 2016 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Come join us for an evening of great music with Mary Lyn Halley. Mary Lyn is proud to be a member of the band Insufficient Funds here in Amarillo Texas but she will be giving us a solo performance tonight. As a solo artist, she is inspired by strong melodies and lyrics that tell a story. She sings songs by everyone from the Beatles to Joni Mitchell in the folk and current acoustic repertoire. Her pure warm voice blends beautifully with the guitar.  You're going to love her.

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