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Events marked with an * are eligible for Green School Credit for teachers (*t) or classes (*c) that attend. Find the Activity Form online.

11/12 to 4/7 Project Feeder Watch, Online Cornell (*c)
12/5 to 12/16 CCHS FFA Poinsettia Sale, Order online or pick up after school until 5 pm, $10 each
12/19 Last Middle School Produce Market of 2016 will be from 4-6 at Hilsman Middle School. 
12/5 Ecofocus Screening of The Burden, Free at Cine
12/6 Sustainability Summit, UGA
12/13 Botanical Garden Full Moon Hike
12/14 to 1/5 Christmas Bird Count, Audubon (*c)
12/15 Georgia Envirothon Registration Deadline (*c)
12/31 Ring in the New Year, SCNC
1/7 Bring One for the Chipper, Multiple Locations (*volunteer)
1/7 CCSD Science and Engineering Fair
1/16 MLK Day of Service (*volunteer)
1/18 Native Plant Symposium, Botanical Garden (*t)
1/19 & 2/16 Frog Watch Training, SCNC (*)
1/28 Green Life Expo, ACC Library
1/31 Ripple Effect Film Project (*c)
3/7 Georgia Envirothon, East Region Competition – March 8, 2017 – Flinchum’s Phoenix, UGA, Athens, GA (*c)
Schedule a Program or Tour

Tours
Landfill
Commercial Compost
Recycling Facility

Water Reclamation Faciltiy
Drinking Water Treatment


Special Programs See Available Lessons and Staff Programs
ACC Arborist
Water Conservation 
Recycling
Stormwater
Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful
Submit an Activity or Lesson
 
2016-17 Program Guidelines
GS Activity Brochure Request copies for your school HERE
Access your school's activity log
Green School Credit Form
Green School Lesson Submission Form
Professional Development (*t)

Certificate in Native Plants 2017 Courses. Winter Tree ID 1/19; 
Native Plant Symposium 1/18, State Botanical Garden, 8:45 AM to 3:30 PM
Orchard Fruit Production & Pruning, 1/29, State Botanical Garden 
Advanced Training in Environmental Education Courses: Course I 1/27-29 ; Course II 3/31-4/2 ; Course III 6/9-11.
Georgia Organics Annual Conference & Expo, Feb 17 and 18, Atlanta, GA
5th Annual Southeastern Environmental Education Alliance Conference and Research Symposium, March 3-5, Buford, GA
Grants and Resources

Teacher Reuse Store Hours (open all year during CHARM hours)
Continuous - KACCB Green School Grant $50, $200, $500
One Man's Trash Fall Issue. "Athens guide to waste reduction, beautification, and community engagement" Online or request copies for your school.
Shades of Green Athens Extension Gardening Newsletter, November Issue
Dragonfly Grant for EE and the Arts, Deadline January 22nd
Ripple Effect Film Project Submissions due Jan 31 (*)
Georgia River of Words, Feb 1 (*)
Lowes Toolbox for Education Grant, Deadline Feb 9, 2017
SCNC Founders Award, $300 Grants due March 17, 
 
Get In Touch With Us

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

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

Cema Wallace
Program Education Specialist
ACC Recycling Division 
(706) 613-3512 ext. 316


Laurel Loftin
Water Conservation Coordinator
ACC Public Utilities Department
(706) 613-3729

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

Vicki Buschbom
Arborist
ACC Planning Department 
(706) 613-3515
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