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Thank you for all of your Green School Lessons!
We are furiously reviewing and will let you know who is a Green School and who our Green School Teachers are!
Gifts and certificates will be available at the Green School Kick Off 
September 13, 2018 at the Hi Lo!

5/6-12 International Compost Awareness Week
5/6-12 Drinking Water Awareness Week
5/7 Vermicomposting Workshop, Winterville
5/8 and 5/10 5/10 Free Bird ID and Citizen Science Webinar, Cornell
5/10 Tour the Drinking Water Plant
5/11 Composting 101, Solid Waste
5/11 Native Plant Celebration, State Botanical Garden
5/11 Family Fishing, Sandy Creek Park
5/12 Marigold Festival, Ecovillage, Winterville
512 Critter Tales, SCNC
5/16 Summer Skies, SCNC Planetarium
5/16 Mud Day, SCNC
5/19 Snake Day, Sandy Creek Nature Center
5/19 Creating a Home for Birds, Bot Garden (members only)
5/24 Roll Out the Barrels, Akademia 
6/22 Fall School Plant Orders Due
8/28 Fall School Garden Festival, UGArden
9/13 Green School Kick Off, Hi Lo

Commercial Compost
Recycling Facility

Water Reclamation Facility
Drinking Water Treatment
Special Programs
Staff Programs

Water Conservation 
Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful
Planning Arborist
Green School Activity Guide
Green School Brochure
Grants and Resources

Teacher Reuse Store Hours (open all year during CHARM hours)
Continuous - KACCB Green School Grant $50, $200, $500
Project Hero Pilot Tester, pollinator module. Up to $250. Deadline June 30.
Shades of Green Athens Extension Gardening Newsletter, April Issue
Professional Development
  • May 19 Plant Taxonomy
Advanced Training in Environmental Education (ATEEG)
Ga Sea Turtle Conservation Workshop- June 13-15. Sapelo Island. Register by May 15. $250  (includes meals, lodging, and program materials)
Teacher Conservation Workshop -June 18-22: $50 (includes meals, lodging, and program materials) - The workshop focuses on topics related to forestry and natural resources management. With field experiences at a lumber mill, tree farm, and a logging site, educators get immersed with content to bring back to the classroom. Participants also are certified in Project Learning Tree, Project WILD and Project WET. Registration Deadline May 11.
Georgia Coastal Ecology Workshop. June 26-29. Sapelo Island. Register by May 15. $265  (includes meals, lodging, and program materials)
Get In Touch With Us

Sarah Lockman
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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