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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)
4/7 Oconee River Audubon Meeting, SCNC
4/7 Froggie Spring Fling, SCNC
4/8 River Rendezvous, SCNC (*t)
4/8 Spring Plant Sale, Botanical Garden
4/11 Full Moon Hike, Botanical Garden
4/12 The Basics of Vegetable Gardening, ACC Library
4/14 Big Dawgs/Watershed UGA River Cleanup
4/14 Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest (*c)
4/15 Journey Through the Stars: A Star is Born, SCNC
4/21 GreenFest Morton Theater
4/22 Celebrate Earth Day, SCNC
4/22 Georgia Review Earth Day Celebration, Botanical Garden
4/22 Exotic Bird and Reptile Family Day, Botanical Garden
4/27 UGA Sustainability Semester in Review
4/28 Green School Lessons DUE
4/29 West Broad Farmers Market Grand Opening
4/29 Astronomy Day, SCNC
5/1-5 International Compost Awareness Week
5/4 May the Fourth Be With You, SCNC
5/4 Oconee River Audubon Meeting, SCNC
5/11 Drinking Water Awareness Week: Water Treatment Tour
5/25 Roll Out the Barrels (Green School Fundraiser), Terrapin Brewery
Special Programs
Submit an Activity or Lesson

Green School Lessons are due 4/28/2017
Lesson Plans and Activities submitted as of 4/5/2017
(if you are missing something- contact
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
Commercial Compost
Recycling Facility

Water Reclamation Faciltiy
Drinking Water Treatment
See Available Lessons and Staff Programs
ACC Arborist
Water Conservation 
Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful
Professional Development (*t)

Free Monthly Gardening Class: Basics of Vegetable Gardening class, ACC Extension, April 12, 6:00-7:30 pm at the Athens-Clarke County Public Library Auditorium. 
Certificate in Native Plants Classes, State Botanical Garden, 4/7 Spring Wildflowers of Upland Deciduous Forests
Advanced Training in Environmental Education Courses: Course III 6/9-11.
Rivers to Reefs Educator Workshop - Grant Funded!, Deadline to Apply April 14
Paddle Georgia Scholarships for GA K-12 Teachers, Deadline April 15
Teaching Conservation Workshop, June 19-23. Register by May 12.
Cullowhee Native Plant Symposium, June 19-22. Educator scholarships available, apply by April 21.
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, March Issue
Action for Healthy Kids “Game On” Grants (K-12) – Deadline April 7
Plantapalooza, April 8th. Various locations.
CCSD Plant Sales and Produce Stands
27th annual Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest. DNR and the State Botanical Garden of Georgia is open to grades K-5. Deadline April 14.
Camp TALON, June 3-8 and June 17-22. Registration has opened for the coast-based DNR camp designed for teens with a strong interest in the outdoors, birding and ecology.
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

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

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
ACC Planning Department 
(706) 613-3515
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