BOB JONES NATURE CENTER AND PRESERVE

758 acres of natural fun

Welcome to a unique opportunity to explore and discover. Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve is here to help you appreciate the beauty and understand the importance of our Cross Timbers ecosystem. Come to hike, bird, or learn more about this precious North Central Texas habitat. The Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve is a City of Southlake park, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, and a treasure for all of us.

The mission of Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve is to restore and preserve the Eastern Cross Timbers ecosystem through environmental leadership, education, and compatible outdoor activities. View the 2015 Annual Report here.

Volunteer Opportunities (Volgistics)

Bob Jones Nature Center
355 E. Bob Jones Rd
Southlake, TX
817-491-6333

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General Guidelines

Nature Center

Open Tuesday-Saturday
9am-5pm

Preserve and Trails

Open 7am-5pm; 7am-8pm
during daylight savings time

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Bob Jones Nature Center

The Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve is a partnership of the Bob Jones Nature Center Organization, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, and the City of Southlake.
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterSunday, August 20th, 2017 at 9:52am
There is an exciting educational opportunity coming up this fall! The Native Plant Society of Texas will offer two classes at the Bob Jones Nature Center in Southlake. Level 1, Introduction to Native Landscapes, will be taught on October 14th, and Level 3, Installation and Maintenance of Native Landscapes, will be October 28th. The Level 1 class is a prerequisite to the Level 3 class.

The classes are from 9am-5pm, and will include examples from the new Pollinator Garden at the Nature Center.

The registration fee for Level 1 is $37 for members or non-members of the Native Plant Society of Texas; Level 3 is $37 for members, $52 for non-members.
Register online at npsot.org, under the Education tab, or contact Meg Inglis at nlcp@npsot.org or 512.589.1316.
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterWednesday, August 16th, 2017 at 2:00am
Join us for this year's #NTxGivingDay! Come find us on September 14th and gain some insight into how we help maintain the environment!
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterSaturday, August 12th, 2017 at 5:30am
Reminder: Come visit us tomorrow for our open house! Learn more about our Home School and Pre-School teachers!
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterFriday, August 11th, 2017 at 3:00am
Tomorrow's our Monarch Butterfly Festival Committee Meeting! If you have any thoughts on what you'd like to see, come share them!
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterWednesday, August 9th, 2017 at 7:00am
It's coming.

North Texas Giving Day. September 14th.

Look for us. #NTxGivingDay
Bob Jones Nature Center
Bob Jones Nature CenterWednesday, August 9th, 2017 at 3:53am
What a beautiful (and hungry) bird!

Events

Guided ecology hikes, star gazing parties, green festivals and more happen here!

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Trails

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