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Green School Activities are IN! We will begin processing and contact you with questions, if needed. If you had issues with lessons or had trouble getting them in, let me know at 

Have teachers that are moving schools? Changing coordinators? Let us know!
The Ripple Effect Film Project organizers are currently looking for a fall date to hold the postponed Blue Carpet Premiere. 
Check for updates.
Drinking Water Awareness Week, May 3-9 
Public Works Week, May 17-23

International Compost Awareness Week, May 3-9
  • Lunch & Listen- Compost Storytime, Every day at 12:00 PM
  • Get Caught Composting! Post your best photos getting caught in the act of composting or using compost! Be sure to tag your photo with @accsolidwaste and #caughtcompostinginGA, #composting, #icaw, #getcaughtcomposting. 
  • No-Charge Residential Food Scrap Drop-Off Program, Bring to the following locations: CHaRM (roll carts outside gate),  Solid Waste Administrative Office (roll cart outside to the right of the entrance), Athens-Clarke County Landfill
  • KACCB Compost Book Donation
  • Grow Your Soil! by Diane Miessler, 2020.
  • Compost Bins for Sale, $52 online 
5/5 Virtual facility tour of the ACC Composting Operations, 2:30 PM
5/6 UGA Extenstion Virtual Green Thumb Lecture Composting 101, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, register     
5/7 Composting Basics and Q&A with Lily Dabbs, 2020 UGArden Composting Intern
5/8 Coffee & Composting, 2:30 PM
5/9 Free 18-gallon bins of compost at CHaRM (while supplies last) - Limit 1 per household, 9 AM-3 PM
Special Programs
Staff Programs

Water Conservation 
Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful
Planning Arborist
ACC Extension
Green School Brochure
Green School Activity Guide
Grants and Resources Looking for grant? See the rolling list of Environmental Education grants at EEinGeorgia!
Get In Touch With Us

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

Cecile Riker
Stormwater Education Specialist
ACC Transportation and Public Works 
(706) 613-3440 ext. 6717

Mason Towe
Program Education Specialist
ACC Recycling Division 
(706) 613-3512 ext. 7873

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. 7872

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