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Calendar of Events/Deadlines

Breathe Better (Anti-Idling) Enroll now for the 2018-2019 school year to minimize idling at your school:http://www.scdhec.gov/Apps/Environment/B2BreatheBetter/Home/NewApplicant Note: Schools need to re-enroll each school year. Contact:  Amy Curran or Adey Olatosi <breathebetter@dhec.sc.gov>  Also ask about the Air Quality Flag Program.

 

October:

Tuesday, October 2nd: Upstate Green Steps Award, Training and Update Session. SC Botanical Garden 4pm to 5:30pm. RSVP to Jane Hiller.

Wednesday, October 24th: Midlands Green Steps Award, Training and Update Session. This is going to be held at the NEW Palmetto Experience (300 Candi Lane, by the Zoo) 4pm to 5:00pm. RSVP to Jane Hiller. This is the rescheduled date from the one that was canceled September 12th due to weather.

October 31st Deadline to submit entries for the Midlands’ America Recycles Day “Rethink Contest”: Students K-12 are encouraged to research local species of owls then upcycle cardboard to make their favorite owl. Send up to 3 entries per school including pictures and student research to Jane Hiller. Up to 30 participants will be invited to compete for a $100 cash prize at Riverbanks Zoo on Saturday, November 17th. 

November:

Thursday, November 1st: 4-5:30pm “Soil Science and Classroom and School Garden Composting” at H.E. Corley Elementary School (1500 Chadford Rd, Irmo) RSVP to Jane Hiller by October 29th.

Wednesday, November 7th: Horry County Green Steps Award, Training and Update Session. Lakewood Elementary (1675 Hwy 396 Myrtle Beach 29575) 4pm to 5:30pm. RSVP to Jane Hiller

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