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Find everything you need to log a Green School Activity on our webpage!

NEW!! Step-by-step instructions on how to log an activity!

Teachers: Register for the Green School program HERE by subscribing to the ACORN newsletter.

11/8 Meals In the Middle, Athens Community Career Academy
11/10 Salamander Ramble, State Botanical Garden of GA
11/10 Invasive Plant Management Workshop, SCNC
11/10 Master Gardener Applications Due, ACC Extension
11/10-17 Read for Recycling
11/13 America Recycles Day Tour, ACC Materials Recycling Facility
11/13 World Toilet Day Tour, "When Nature Calls," Cedar Creek Water Reclamation
11/15 America Recycles Day Tour, ACC Materials Recycling Facility
11/17 Fix It Clinic, 9 AM to Noon, Solid Waste Office
11/17 Rock and Gem Show, SCNC
11/17 Journey through the Stars Planetarium Program, at SCNC
11/23 Full Moon Hike, Ben Burton Park
11/28 MLK Site Applications DUE
11/30 Student Art Competition Deadline, State Botanical Garden of GA
11/30 Invasive Plant Management Seminar, UGA Mountain Research and Education Center
12/7-9 and 14-16 Deck the Hollow, Bear Hollow Zoo
12/9 Beekeeping for Beginners, 7 class series, State Botanical Garden of Georgia
12/14-1/5 Christmas Bird Count
1/25 Ripple Effect Film Competition Submission Deadline
Green School Brochure
Green School Activity Guide
Special Programs
Staff Programs

Water Conservation 
Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful
Planning Arborist

Commercial Compost
Recycling Facility

Water Reclamation Facility
Drinking Water Treatment
Teachers and Schools receive Green School Credits for holding or working at a school garden workday. You can see and sign up to volunteer at workday HERE!
Want to add a workday for your school? Contact
Grants and Resources

Teacher Reuse Store Hours (open all year during CHARM hours)
Continuous - KACCB Green School Grant $50, $200, $500
Shades of Green Athens Extension Gardening Newsletter

Looking for grant? See the rolling list of Environmental Education grants at EEinGeorgia!
Professional Development
  • Core Course 1 (Foundations of EE)-  January 25-27, 2019, Register by January 15, 2019.
  • Core Course 2 (Fostering Learning)- March 22-24, 2019, Register by March 12, 2019.
  • Core Course 3 (Assessment and Evaluation)-  June 7-9, 2019, Register by May 25, 2019
Get In Touch With Us

Agriculture & Natural Resources Extension 
ACC Cooperative Extension
(706) 613-3640

Cecile Riker
Stormwater Education Specialist
ACC Transportation and Public Works 
(706) 613-3440 ext. 384

Mason Towe
Program Education Specialist
ACC Recycling Division 
(706) 613-3512 ext. 316

Jackie Sherry
Water Conservation Program Education Specialist
ACC Public Utilities Department
(706) 613-3729

Stacy Smith 
Program Education Specialist 
Keep Athens Clarke County Beautiful (KACCB)
(706) 613-3512 ext. 309

Marc Beechuk
Planner II • Arborist
Athens Clarke County Planning Department
706 613.3515
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