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To add events or resources for teachers contact Stacy Smith at stacy.smith@accgov.com
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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.
Calendar

10/4-6, 11-13 Native Plant Sale, State Botanical Garden of Georgia
10/10 Walk to School Day
10/12 Deadline for Symbolic Migration Registration
10/13 Adopt a Stream Workshop, SCNC
10/13 Vulture Festival, ACC Landfill
11/13 Invasive Plant
10/14 Fall Bird Ramble, State Botanical Garden of GA
10/15-11/30 NOAA Marine Debris Art Contest
10/19-20 Outdoor Learning Symposium, Marietta 
10/20 Rivers Alive
10/20 Journey through the Stars Planetarium Program, at SCNC
10/20 Grow Your Own Prairie, State Botanical Garden of GA
10/25 Boo at the Zoo, Memorial Park/Bear Hollow
11/1 Junior Duck Stamp Display, SCNC
11/3 Heritage Day Fall Festival, State Botanical Garden of Georgia
11/3 World Toilet Day "When Nature Calls", SCNC 
11/10 Salamander Ramble, State Botanical Garden of GA
11/13 World Toilet Day Tour, "When Nature Calls," Cedar Creek Water Reclamation
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
11/30 Student Art Competition Deadline, State Botanical Garden of GA
Green School Brochure
Green School Activity Guide
Special Programs
Staff Programs

Water Conservation 
Recycling
Stormwater
Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful
Planning Arborist
Tours

Landfill
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 stacy.smith@accgov.com
Grants and Resources

KACCB is offering FOUR $100 scholarships to the Outdoor Learning Symposium (for ACC Green School Teachers). Deadline 10/12
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, September Issue

Looking for grant? See the rolling list of Environmental Education grants at EEinGeorgia!
Professional Development
Outdoor Learning Symposium, October 19 & 20 Atlanta
State Botanical Garden of Georgia Certificate in Native Plants
  • 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

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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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