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Black Swamp Educator’s Extravaganza
Participants learn about the Toledo Botanical Gardens, composting, birding, Junior Master Gardener program, ag in the classroom, rocks and gems, pottery, the Marblehead Lighthouse with a display of soils gathered from Lake Erie’s coastline, lessons on butterflies and more.
Registration is $115 (or $50/day). The cost includes meals and workshop materials. The Registration deadline is May 31.
Call Carol Benner at the Ottawa SWCD Office at 419-898-1595, for more information. Scholarships are available for Ottawa County Teachers.
The “Nature Camp Experience” includes activities such as habitat exploration, birdwatching, fishing, journaling,
The donated sneakers will soon find their way to the Nike Recycling Center in Wilsonville, Ore., where they will be ground up and eventually transformed into an array of new sport surfaces such as basketball courts, tennis courts, athletic fields, running tracks and playgrounds.
The sneaker collection drive is part of a collaborative effort with Nike and their “Reuse-A-Shoe” program, which has recycled over 22 million pairs of athletic shoes and created more than 250 sport surfaces around the globe.
This seminar will help entrepreneurs avoid costly mistakes and unnecessary steps. Participants will learn the basics of name registration, licensing, taxes, zoning, business entities, employees, insurance, financing and business planning.
The June schedule include:
June 24 – 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Terra Community College (Building B, Room 101), 2830 Napoleon Rd., Fremont.
The events are free and open to the public.
The two-hour sessions will be held at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. daily. Space is available for a maximum of 12 children in grades three to five in each session. The fee is $15 per day or $50 for four days.
Registration is required. Call 419-698-4237 for more information. The deadline to register is June 5.